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Hegenheimerstrasse 35, Basel 4055, Switzerland
0041613228080
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious deserts

We discovered this superb place after they became a winner of the restaurant competition show on local TV. Very happy to visit it again and again! Delicious cousin, fast service, adorable owner and staff!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Maryana M
via mobile
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We discovered this superb place after they became a winner of the restaurant competition show on local TV. Very happy to visit it again and again! Delicious cousin, fast service, adorable owner and staff!

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Thank Maryana M
Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

We we had dinner at these wonderful place with two small children. The food is the excellent, as is the service. We can highly recommend this place !!!

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Thank travvvelman
Oberwil, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have discovered this restaurant by chance. We were surprised about the fantastic ambiente and its meditaneerian character. It has a nice terasse and the interior is very nice. The food was excellent particularily the dishes from Africa. The selection of wine is superb and the service was promt and competent. This restautant is now in the top 3 of... More 

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Thank Gerhard P
Zeiningen, Switzerland
Level Contributor
73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The food is pretty good, mostly because there is a lack of interesting cuisine in Basel. We had the appetizer platter and I had the Tanjine. The Tanjine was really good but was not a tradiional tanjine. My wife thought her salad was just OK. The service however was really slow and I do not know why. We were one... More 

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1 Thank David_Tagliaferri
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Es tut uns sehr leid, dass es Ihnen bei uns nicht gefallen hat. Wir nehmen Ihre Kritiken gerne entgegen und... More 

Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Varied menu which included exotic items such as a crocodile burger, as well as a selection of intriguing cross-cultural offerings, for example an African strudel. The culinary ideas were interesting and the food did not disappoint. The service however fails to deliver on the global inclusivity this place is trying so hard to project. The owner paid a lot of... More 

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2 Thank K W
Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

This is my first time at this place. Absolutely nice and friendly staff. The food was very good. I will go there for sure again.

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Thank Thetigeram
Basel, Switzerland
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The food is very basic, definitely not worth the price. Maybe I am a bit harsh here with the food, being Chinese myself I would say the food is not authentic Asian food at all, although I know it is branded as a "fusion" restaurant....

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Thank Toshtosh304
Switzerland
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107 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

Maybe 3 stars is harsh, but the general ambiance and slow service have let it down. The menu is quite brave for Basel, and whilst the menu is both varied & interesting, the meals were a little bland for my tastes. Maybe 3.5 stars is a better reflection.

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1 Thank BaselTiger
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

We were there about half a year ago and we enjoyed everything; the food and drinks were great, the service was really good, the owners were there attending the clients and we found the restaurant outstanding. Last week we finally managed to go again and unfortunately this time we were disappointed. The service was really slow, we ordered first a... More 

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1 Thank Cls89

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hegenheimerstrasse 35, Basel 4055, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: 0041613228080

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 33
  • Cuisine: African, Asian
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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