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) #91 of 561 Restaurants in Basel €€ - €€€ , European,
Elisabethenstrasse 34, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 272 11 05
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“fondue” (42 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Elisabethenstrasse 34, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

It was crowded. Best to reserve beforehand. The swiss fondue with alcohol was good but can be stronger. The beef tartar was fantastic

Thank Jerrytanhui
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Excellent fondue, excellent wine, excellent service, and cozy atmosphere. We over-ordered the fondue appetizer, the servings are larger than the server indicated, and more came than what we thought we ordered - but it was delicious. Order the Swiss specialties or the du jour selections,...More

Thank cmg3
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for the fondue mostly. We ended up splitting an order of that and the veal cordon bleu. Both items were very good. Our only suggestion for improvement would be to offer another item or two in addition to bread to dip into...More

Thank Lanette N
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were advised by a member of the family that the Elsbethenstubli was the very best place to enjoy a fondue. And we cannot deny it, the fondues (we needed TWO caquelons!) were excellent and the wine (several bottles) was tasty and a good accompaniment...More

Thank briddine
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the place on a tuesday noon because we heard they have the best cheese fondue in town. They had lunch menus with first meal-soup and second meal (at 30 chf) and until 1 pm. We ordered a menu with asparagus soup and cordon...More

Thank Adina I
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Enjoyed a delicious meal here during a recent business trip. Authentic Swiss fondue. Welcoming staff, good service and the meal was delicious.

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This small restaurant is attentive to diner's needs and very good, authentic food. The fondue and desserts were great. Service excellent.

Thank 2acorns
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Come for the fondue and intimate ambiance-and make sure you wear comfortable clothing as you'll leave a little heavier. Great service (we went early), and reasonable pricing. The cheese fondue is epic, make sure you get a side of potatoes and vegetables to mix it...More

1  Thank shivaswrath
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

My experience in this resto was not exiting: the fondue was really good, and proportioned for two guest. I recommend it. However we were disappointed by the raclette: a total of 6 small potatoes with just a little bit of cheese. We also paid 51...More

Thank F D
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Visited this restaurant on September 8, 2016. We were a group of 20 spending a few days in Basel before boarding our cruise of the Rheine on Emerald Sky. They were very accomodating and the food was delicious. We wanted a typical swiss meal and...More

1  Thank WendyM770
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elisabethenstrasse 34, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Vorstädte
  • Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
  • Phone Number: +41 61 272 11 05
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