Eating and drinking in the Main Building

Please note


Since 2012, the Audimax buffet has catered to the culinary needs of students and staff in one of the most frequented areas of the University of Vienna. In addition to a wide variety of drinks and snacks, hot meals are also on the menu. Moreover, the seating area offers room for conversations.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 7:00 to 20:00

Saturday: 7:00 to 16:30

For further information, please visit: (in German)

Blick auf den Verkaufsbereich des Audimax-Buffets.

blick auf den Sitzbereich des Audimax-Buffets.

Café in the Arcaded Courtyard

The café in the Arcaded Courtyard, with its pleasant coffee house atmosphere, offers room for relaxing, networking or working. The menu includes affordable snacks and drinks, such as an espresso for EUR 1. Seating is available in the Arcaded Courtyard itself or in the roofed arcades.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 08:00 to 18:00


Communication zone and Bowls Bar

Cafeteria im Hauptgebäude

© Alexander Arnberger

The roofing of Hof (court) VIII next to the Audimax turned a previously unused space into a spacious communication zone – without obligations to buy anything.

The seating area is open from Monday to Friday until 22:00 and during the regular opening hours (in German).

The Bowls Bar canteen is located in this area, which offers snacks, soups and stews and during the following opening hours:

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 to 16:30

Friday: 8:30 to 15:30

For further information, please visit: (in German)

In addition, snack and drink vending machines by the company cafe+co are available in the Main Building.