Culinary delights at the museum

Culinary delights in a special atmosphere.

Café and restaurant

There is a lot to discover and admire in the museum. The café-restaurant in the beautiful domed hall of the museum provides a short break.

The elegant interior and the comfortable sofas invite you to sit and linger. High tables by the window also provide a beautiful view of Maria-Theresien-Platz.

Zwei Frauen, die bei Café und Kuchen im Café des Kunsthistorischen Museums sitzen
Hauptspeisen auf dem Tisch, geschmortes Kalbs-Schulterscherzel mit Süßkartoffel-Püree, Risotto im Hintergrund, ein Glas Bier und ein Glas Weißwein
Selected dishes and drinks.

Discover our culinary offer

Take a seat and choose from our delicacies. You can look forward to the best Viennese coffee house tradition in quality at the highest level! 

Plan your break now and take a look at our menu.

Spend a marvelous evening with us.

Dinner at the museum

Every Thursday evening we transform the domed hall of the Kunsthistorisches Museum into a unique dinner location. Look forward to sophisticated dishes made from high-quality products in exciting combinations.

A romantic meal for two, an evening with friends or a special business lunch – our Dinner in the Museum is the right choice if you are looking to spend an unforgetable evening.

Zwei Frauen die bei Sonnenuntergang an einem Fensterplatz sitzen und mit Sekt anstoßen
Gedeckter Tisch mit Frühstück, frischen Weckerln, Aufschnitt, Melange, Croissant, Ei, Marmelade und Bagel
A culinary start to your cultural day.

Breakfast at the museum

Start your day in the museum just a few steps away from the exhibitions with an elaborate breakfast in our cupola hall.

Choose one of our breakfast arrangements and enjoy the atmosphere in the museum. Well-fortified, you can then view the unique collections and exhibitions of the Kunsthistorisches Museum.

We serve our breakfast every Saturday, Sunday and public holiday from 10:00 – 12:00 a.m.

A unique setting for your celebration.

Exclusive event location

Feierlich gedeckte Galatische, mit personalisierten Tischkarten, gefalteten Servietten und Weingläsern

Thanks to the impressive rooms, the magnificent Museum offers you an exquisite setting for your event. Whether it’s a gala dinner, cocktail reception, buffet or flying finger food, the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna is the right location for every occasion.

Blick von oben auf eine Diskokugel unter der zwei Männer an einem DJ Pult stehen und Musik auflegen

Art & Clubbin at the Kusthistorisches Museum Wien – since spring 2016 we regularly transform the domed hall into a spectacular cocktail bar – with magnificent sounds, exciting tours and fine drinks. Once a month, the Kunstschatzi invites you to an unforgettable evening under a special theme!

Hände die Gutschein für das Café im KHM halten im Hintergrund Café und Kuchen
Gift cards for every occasion.

Give away enjoyment

Surprise your loved ones with an evening together full of excellent culinary delights and exciting cultural insights into the world of art!

Our menu

Starters & Soups
    Carpaccio of highland beef
    € 16.80
    with leaf salad, Grana Padano cheese and sweet-chili sauce
    A, C, F, G, L, M, O
    Beef tartare
    € 16,80
    with egg yolk cream, capers and crispy Grana Padano cheese
    A, C, F, G, M, O
    € 16,80
    with carpaccio of pear, antipasti vegetables and balsamic pearls
    A, C, F, G, L, M, O
    Traditional Viennese soup
    € 9,90
    Soup of prime boiled beef with boiled cap cut, root vegetables, noodles and fresh chive
    A, C, L
    Hearty prime boiled beef soup
    € 7,90
    to choose with either semolina dumplings or crêpe slivers, chive and root vegetables
    A, C, G, L
    Carrot-ginger soup
    € 7,90
    with crispy glass noodles and cress
    F, G, L, O
    Bread with Viennese bone-ham
    € 16,90
    Organic bread from the steam oven from Öferl bakery with Viennese bone-in ham from Ötscherblick, pickled gherkin, mustard and freshly grated horseradish
    A, C, L, M, O
    € 16,90
    Italian white bread with home-made roastbeef, grilled vegetables, lettuce and truffle mayonnaise
    A, C, L, M, O
    Vitality burger
    Brioche burger bun with halloumi cheese, tomatoes, antipasti vegetables, sweet potato fries and cocktail dip
    A, C, F, G, L, M, O
    € 15,90
    with sweet potato fries
    + € 5,50
    Bagel with smoked salmon
    € 15,90
    Bagel with graved salmon, creme fraiche with herbs, cucumber and leaf salad
    A, C, D, G, L, M, N, O
    Traditional Viennese sausages
    € 13,50
    Sausages with 2 different kinds of mustard, freshly grated horseradish and a roll
    A, F, M, O
    Traditional Viennese sausages
    € 13,90
    Vienna sausages with goulash gravy and a roll
    A, F, M, O
    Spicy KHM sausages
    € 13,50
    with 2 different kinds of mustard, freshly grated horseradish and a rye bun
    A, F, M ,O
    Special ham and cheese toast
    € 9,30
    Special toasted sandwich with Viennese bone-in ham from Ötscherblick pork, Emmentaler cheese, balsamic onions and cocktail dip
    A, C, F, G, O
Salads & Side dishes
    Caesar salad
    € 17,30
    with romaine lettuce, parmesan and croutons
    A, C, D, G, H, L, M, O
    On request with

    A, C, D, G, H, L, M, O
    Black Tiger prawn
    + € 3,10 per piece
    + € 6,50 per piece
    Oriental bulgur salad
    € 17,30
    Bulgur salad with ewe’s milk cheese, tomato, cucumber, young onions, coriander, pomegranate and lime
    A, G, L, M, O
    Asian glass noodle salad
    € 17,30
    with carrots, sweet pepper, young onion and roasted peanuts
    A, C, F, G, L, M, O
    Bread roll
    € 1,90
    A, F, G
    rye bread roll
    € 2,10
    A, F
    Organic sourdough bread
    € 2,60
    from Öferl bakery
    Side salad
    € 3,90
    Small salad as side dish with leaf salad, tomato and cucumber
    L, M, O
Main dishes
    Viennese beef goulash
    € 20,30
    with home-made bread dumpling, fried egg, sausage and pickled gherkin
    A, C, G, L, O
    Wiener Schnitzel
    € 31,90
    of Austrian veal, deep-fried in butter oil and served with potato-feld salad
    A, C, G, L, M, O
    Grilled char
    € 26,90
    with creamy and roased sweet potato, grilled pak choi and home-made sweet-chili sauce
    D, F, G, L, M, O
    Mushroom risotto
    € 19,90
    with sautéed king oyster mushrooms, braised tomatoes and crispy Grana Padano
    A, C, F, G, L, M, O
    Braised beef cheeks
    € 26,90
    with sweet potato puree, caramelized carrots and oven tomatoes
    A, F, G, L, M, O
    Coconut eggplant curry
    € 19,90
    with crispy papadam, lemongrass basmati rice and pomegranate seeds
    E, F, H, L, O
Desserts & Sweets
    Yeast dumplings (2 pieces)
    € 9,90
    oven baked, filled with apricot jam, served with custard
    A, C, F, G
    € 13,90
    Caramelized cut-up sugared pancake with stewed plums
    A, C, G
    Chocolate souffle
    € 12,50
    with liquid chocolate core, served with pickled apricots and vanilla ice cream
    A, C, G, O
    Apple strudel
    € 9,50
    with a scoop of vanilla ice cream
    A, G

Book a table​​

Easily book a table for up to 6 people ONLINE. For larger reservations, we are at your disposal by phone on +43 (0)50 876-1001 or by email at !

Please note that a visit to our café-restaurant is only possible with a valid ticket for the Kunsthistorisches Museum.