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Bar Basso

#1,161 of 1,666 Restaurants in Zurich}
€€ - €€€Italian, European, Pizza
Sihlstrasse 59, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+43 497 25 28
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
20 Feb 2017
“Very good pizza from wood-fired oven”
12 Nov 2016
“Pizza baked in a wood-fired oven”
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Sihlstrasse 59, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Good pizza but the tiramisu is a real disappointment! 12CHF for crumbs of biscuit and some whipped cream on top... Tjats it!

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Been there with a friend from work. Place was quiet for lunch. We sat at the big long formica table, face-to-face. That was fun. Enjoyed the best pizzas baked with real wood-fired oven (i could see it from my seat). Will go back!

Thank lionel g
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Despite initially stating they don't have any shellfish / seafood on the menu, it turns out (using the google translate lens) they had octopus on the menu. When I mentioned it to our waitress and asked her to check, they responded that they couldn't serve...More

2  Thank dYquem
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

A nice restaurant with a pleasant and informal atmosphere in the city center. We just had a pizza baked in a wood-fired oven, it was excellent. The service is good and fast. Prices are in line with the restaurants in Zurich, that means are high....More

Thank Oscar_Zur77
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

one of the best pizzas in town, however be careful with what you order, it gets pricey fast. the staff is very friendly (not that common in zurich), variety of food good and a very nice location. def one of the better italian restaurants in...More

Thank theflyindutch
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great small selection. If you are open for surprises (with Italian food you can't get disappointed) I highly recommend the 'Tavolata' - the surprise menu (min. 2 person - and for the whole table). The place is always booked, make sure you make a reservation....More

Thank ArvenP
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Bar Basso serves real Italian style espresso. Very friendly service. You have to get your coffee at the bar, but it is absolutely worth the walk: the coffee is fantastic.

Thank Stan J
Reviewed 25 February 2016

I was visiting the Basso and ordering a pizza Margherita in my memory of a exquisite pizza, a "top ten" in Zürich. Unfortunately something changed. The pasta of the pizza was not well done and cooked with an unpleasant result. The Margherita is the simplest...More

Thank Isabella M
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is a super nice place for casual dinner and drinks with some friends. The pizza is really good and you can see the pizzaiolo preparing it. This is the sister place to Rosso, another great Pizza place in Züri West.

Thank Emiliana R
Reviewed 18 November 2015

The little brother of Rosso, the famous Pizza place near Hardbruecke. Basso is a bit less charming than the original, but the food is nice.

Thank Philipp S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:30
Thursday
08:00 - 00:30
Friday
08:00 - 00:30
Saturday
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sihlstrasse 59, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +43 497 25 28
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