Cafe Central, Vienna, Austria. Famous coffeehouse in Vienna opened in 1876, and in late 19th century became key meeting place of the Viennese intellectual scene. Today a tourist spot and popular café marked by its place in literary history. First coffeehouse in Austria opened in Vienna in 1683, by using supplies from the spoils obtained after defeating the Turks. Melange is Viennese coffee, which comes mixed with hot foamed milk and a glass of water.