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Restaurant Platanenhof

$$$
European, Contemporary, Gastropub
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Klybeckstrasse 241, Basel 4057, Switzerland
00 41 61 631 00 90
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Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food, excellent service

The outdoor seating area is lovely. I am a big bone marrow fan and was delighted to see it cut the long way.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 1, 2015
nic0lebasel
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Basel, Switzerland
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Basel, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

The outdoor seating area is lovely. I am a big bone marrow fan and was delighted to see it cut the long way.

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Rueschlikon, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

The Restaurant itself need some renovation, nevertheless I am totally surprised by the cousine! Homestyle. We had many dishes in the last months, all very delicious and home style. They were all nicely presented. The staff is very family style and gives us the feeling to be home. During sunny days there is also a wonderful garden! If you are... More 

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Basel
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant serves nice meals in a typical Swiss style restaurant, where you share a long table with other guests. Food is nice. You can choose past for around 20 CHF or a fresh fish, steak etc. for around 40 CHF. The garden is outstanding, especially on a nice summer day.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I have been to the Platanenhof 2 or 3 times by now and each time I have been really impressed by the excellent food, in combination with a really friendly and relaxed atmosphere. I recently ordered lamb chops here, and must say they cook them to perfection; extremely tender and tasty. I know how difficult it is to cook lamb... More 

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Brussels
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Reasonable prices (for Switzerland), around 100CHF for a starter, two main, dessert, four glasses of wine and coffee. Disappointing melon salad followed by great fish and eggplant. Very good atmosphere in the garden. I would come back.

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Basel, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I've been to the Platanenhof twice now and both times I have been really impressed with the food. Really excellent cuisine in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The choice of wines isn't huge, but what I've tried so far (Spanish and Ticino) has been very good and not too hard on the wallet. I'm looking forward to going there in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Klybeckstrasse 241, Basel 4057, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: 00 41 61 631 00 90

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 45
  • Cuisine: European, Contemporary, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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