Part specialty café, part bookstore, part bar, Phil is a neighborhood institution in Mariahilf (District 6), near the city center. No matter the time of day, a young and fashionable crowd fills the place furnished with vintage chairs and lighting fixtures. The book selections feature many English titles by current and historical authors, including Michelle Obama, Stephen King, and Philip Roth. A traditional café, Sperl, is located just across the street. Note: laptops aren't welcome!

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