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Les Garecons

Certificate of Excellence
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European, Central European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Schwarzwaldallee 200 | Badischen Bahnhof, Basel 4058, Switzerland
+41 61 681 84 88
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09:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Mulhouse, France
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237 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came middle of the morning on a sunday for brunch. Excellent choice of sweet and salted dishes, fruits and all kind of beverage. Ambiance is cosy and friendly.

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Thank Emmanuel R
Attenschwiller, France
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for a quick lunch, the Beefburger was massive and very filling, their is a comprehensive drinks menu, including homemade lemonade, too.

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Thank Matthew B
Switzerland
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

My first visit here was for a romantic dinner many years ago and it was great. Later I have found a job just opposite, so I am going there regularly to have lunch or an after-work drink with friends or colleagues. They have a constant menu (try a flammkuchen), but also a seasonal menu that I normally go for. I... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

You can choose from a huge variety of wonderful brunches like vegan, romeo (with italian stuff) or jamaica... Stuff is friendly and helpful.

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Thank 2014geni
Saline, Michigan
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Don't have time to run across the street to the 'Bahnhöfli' for a delicious meal? The sandwich shop in the Basel Bad train station is an acceptable alternative. The sandwiches were okay, not amazing and not poor, and the ingredients seemed fresh. I think it was a little expensive for what you got (even knowing we were in Switzerland) so... More 

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Thank Ulmubi
Switzerland
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

It's a rather unexpected experience to enjoy the first class cuisine at the train station. But les garcçons are absolutely worth the visit. The food is simple, but delicious. Creative compositions. Ingredients mostly local, seasonal, quite a good portion organic. We ate the best parsnip soup ever! Main dishes were as excellent.

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Thank Magdalena B
Portland, OR
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178 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Located near the train station this place serves tradition Swiss German food. Service is friendly and prompt. The food is also quite tasty.

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Thank DougcpW
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We had ravioli and vegetarian assorted carrots..! Presentation was excellent. Taste was awesome. So go for it..! :) btw.... Don't miss the scharf chocolate...!

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Thank Sravanth K
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Les garçons should Move to the city center and give to this Basel a good taste and extravaganza! In a great sensual and elegant scenario, perfect lights for a dinner in a groovy restaurant at the train station. I had a really nice dinner. Not nice actually, it was lovely. The food and beverages are well presented and the service... More 

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Thank Robert B
Basel, Switzerland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Beautiful simple food. I had brunch and everything was very pleasant, just what I needed for a peaceful Sunday. Great vibe service, great atmosphere and great food. When I got there it was completely full, but I got a table within minutes. Is not just for travelers, don't get fooled because is in a train station, it is a great... More 

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Thank Alejandro C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cuisine
European, Central European, Swiss, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schwarzwaldallee 200 | Badischen Bahnhof, Basel 4058, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 681 84 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?