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Bird's Eye Jazz Club

Closed Now: 20:30 - 22:45
Open today: 20:30 - 22:45
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Good weeknight jazz for SwF14.00

We heard a five-piece jazz ensemble led by Michigan-born trombone player Andy Hunter. Swedish reed... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Urbane415
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San Francisco, California
Very Good Jazz club, if you know the bands to see.

Like many clubs, this club has been around for many years. It is cozy and intimate inside, easy to... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
moodyivan
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Birmingham, Alabama
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31 May 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is a very special little jazz bar. Well worth booking and visiting if you love jazz in a great setting.

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I have been in Basel lots of times but discovered this place a bit late. It is really nice to have a lovely night with nice jazz music and something to drink. There was a cozy atmosphere and we really enjoyed it! Hope to go...More

Thank ozgep94
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We heard a five-piece jazz ensemble led by Michigan-born trombone player Andy Hunter. Swedish reed player Johan Hörlén was on alto sax and clarinet. German keyboardist Rainer Böhm played the club's really nice Yamaha grand piano, and also played a Fender Rhodes (I preferred the...More

Thank Urbane415
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We went to see Barry Harris - a living legend on jazz piano at 88 years old. He played with and roomed with Thelonious Monk in the 60's in New York. The venue often gets good to excellent performers. Food is almost non-existent -- they...More

Thank almhuss
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Like many clubs, this club has been around for many years. It is cozy and intimate inside, easy to find and reasonably priced for Switzerland. Just have to be sure of the band that is playing, sometimes they can get some very esoteric groups playing....More

Thank moodyivan
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went to see a Cuban Afro band with friends. Service staff very polite and attentive. Ordered an Aperospritz which in my view lacked enough Prosecco (I am no alchoholic). Mentioned this to the waitress and see gladly topped it up. Now that's what I call...More

Thank Zanza-Michelle
Reviewed 22 May 2016

For performances on a Friday or Saturday it is best to reserve your tickets. Very good artists! Friendly staff.

Thank Chapsies
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

This was a very cool experience, nice ambience and the place is set up for the acoustics to travel all around the room very well. The drinks are decently priced, just a few snacks so don't go with an empty stomach. But all in all...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2016

Jazz club open to everyone. Maybe best to reserve before you go if you want a good seat. Great atmosphere, centered on the music. Bands can be heard on the website before you go - huge variety of local and international music. I have had...More

Thank CauponaConsul
Reviewed 17 November 2015

My friend took me here during my visit in Basel. The venue is small but nice, and the music was of high quality. The drinks were quite pricey, though.

Thank Anna E
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