Korb is a lively cafe in Vienna's city center best known as the hub of underground Viennese artists in the 1960-70s. A midcentury remodeling left its mark on the interior complete with linoleum floors and plastic-topped tables (the futuristic but impractical bathroom merits a visit to the below-ground level).

Today, many tourists stumble in here, but the ambiance of the cluttered space has retained something irreverent and inviting. The Viennese breakfast dishes and savory classics are very solid. There’s a charming outdoor area for the summer months and a below-ground hall with live music concerts. Note that prices reflect the downtown premium.

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