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Latini

Falknerstrasse 31 | 4001 Basel, Basel 4001, Switzerland
+41 61 261 34 43
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (18 reviews)
“manicotti” (5 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Falknerstrasse 31 | 4001 Basel, Basel 4001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Throughly enjoyed dinner with husband. Excellent fresh mozzarella with tomatoes and basil appetizer! Spaghetti and clams with white wine was very good, as was the gnocchi bolognese. Excellent fresh crusty bread served with appetizers. Very friendly, knowledgeable staff. We arrived around 6:30pm which was a...More

Thank Barbara T
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Barbara T, Thank you for this wonderful review and recommending us to other guests. It's great to hear you enjoyed your dinner at Latini so much. We also love to see our reviewers specifically mention the dishes they had, it makes the review so...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I had a special pasta, ricotta in little "purses" with spinach. It could have used more spinach but was really really good. Charming young woman waited on us. Nice atmosphere.More

Thank mule54
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear mule54, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal so much. Our homemade pasta is prepared fresh every day. For all our dishes we use only the market-fresh high-quality ingredients, which is reflected by the distinguished flavors throughout the...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I had dinner with a large group of friends. The location is very central, with the "Mise en place" quite stereotypical for an Italian restaurant. The service was overall attentive and polite, but very slow (from the order we waited 20 minutes before being served...More

Thank Peter B
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Dear Peter B, Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a review. We love having large groups to cater for, and we remember your party being a great group to dine with us. Unfortunately, small mistakes may happen, but it is...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Early dinner yesterday.Ordered mixed crostini to share as starter.Tasted delicious but when bill came 9francs for three pieces ,of bread.Pricing on menu misleading as suggests 3francs.Does not say that 3,,is for one piece of bread!One bottle of San Pelligrino water also 9 francs which seems...More

1  Thank Fiona R
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear Fiona R, Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. First of all, we are glad you enjoyed your meal at our restaurant. Our chefs work tirelessly to plate the freshest and highest quality products available,...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Really nice Italian restaurant located right in the heart of old town. We enjoyed our pasta dishes and they tasted really fresh.More

Thank ness132017
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear ness132017, Thank you so much for your positive review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read you enjoyed your meal at Latini. Here you can try a variety of homemade pasta dishes, prepared fresh every day. We also take pride in offering a wide...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My friend Mark and I came here for lunch for the first time in ages. He had a pasta dish with salmon and I had a nice vegetarian pasta dish with artichokes and sun-dried tomatoes. Both of which were great. The waiter was nice and...More

1  Thank Birmingham79
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Birmingham79 Thank you so much for choosing our Italian bistro in the heart of Basel. We are glad to hear that we could fully satisfy you with our pasta-dishes and our service. We all hope to welcome you back soon(er) for your next visit....More

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner twice during our stay in Basel. The first night we shared the buffalo mozzarella,cherry tomato and basil salad. Incredibly fresh and superb in every way. The cherry tomatoes were far better than what we get in the states. I...More

1  Thank Bocomo1
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Dear Bocomo1, Thank you so much for visiting Latini restaurant and the time to share your feedback with us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted we have been part of your stay in Basel, it's great to hear you enjoyed dining with us so much. We...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Typical tasty Italian food. Cosy lively atmosphere albeit noisy and was somewhat difficult to hear each other in the restaurant . More mats or curtains to absorb sound would help. Great service. Pasta was freshly made and recommended . Tiramisu and coffee recommended.More

Thank cfc c
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear cfc c, What a nice review, thank you very much. Our team gives their best every day to provide our guests with an excellent experience. Feedback like yours is a great motivation for us to always strive for perfection. We have a big choice...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

Our first night in Basel and we found this really nice Italian place. It was very busy but managed to get a table. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Had salmon with aspargus which was good, and just what I needed, not too heavy and...More

Thank bean10
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Dear bean10, Thank you for your positive comments. It is very nice to receive such a positive feedback from you about our cuisine and service. In the center of Basel, we serve to our guests a variety of Italian dishes, especially paste & risotti. Our...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

When you go out in Basel (or all over in Switzerland), it will never be "cheap" - but this place is reasonable, certainly not overpriced compared to others in Switzerland or Basel. I was out with a family member on a Monday evening - and...More

Thank aro0807
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear aro0807, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind words about our team. Receiving feedback like yours is a big motivation for us to always strive for excellence and provide every guest with an experience similar to yours. We are passionate about what we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$98
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Falknerstrasse 31 | 4001 Basel, Basel 4001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 34 43
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