In the Café Landtmann, right next to it Vienna Burgtheater, political prominence has been going on and off for decades. Since the Reopening on May 15, however, the gold mine is no longer doing so well in times before the pandemic. In an interview with the default says the 53-year-old Landtmann owner Berndt Querfeld of severe financial setbacks and tears when Shut down.
No euro from the state
The top restaurateur explains that he has never received a single euro of support from the state. “The Aid packages are burst balloons, “says Cross-country, who in addition to the Landtmann also the Café Museum, the boathouse on the Old Danube or the Café Mozart operates. “The family has 350 employees” Cross-country“That is” personnel costs of one million euros “per month.” We took out a loan to pay them, “says the multigastronomer.