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Restaurant Atelier

47 Leonhardsgraben | Der Teufelhof Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Altstadt)
+41 61 261 10 10
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Ranked #6 of 407 restaurants in Basel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $50
Cuisines: European, Swiss, Contemporary, International
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Altstadt
Description: The restaurant Atelier underlines the art and gallery orientation of the cultural guesthouse «Der Teufelhof Basel». Being the French word for an artist’s workshop, an atelier is the workplace of a creative person. Our guests staying in the restaurant Atelier experience a glimpse behind the scenes of daily life in kitchen and service. Our offer comprises state-of-art global cuisine, mainly with Swiss and regional products which we purchase from suppliers and producers who we know personally. The emphasis is placed on manual skills - everything we offer is «handmade».
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Basel, Switzerland
Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Located near the old City walls, Restaurant Atelier was the perfect location for dinner with colleagues. Service was friendly and prompt with quality prosecco served as an aperitif. We ate in the main restaurant, a relatively large space with good natural light coming in off the patio. The food was excellent - prawns were well cooked and juicy with the... More

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St. Louis
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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We ate here on our last night of our 17 days in Europe and are glad we did. Everything about the restaurant was a lovely. They have indoor and outdoor seating - we chose outdoor. The surroundings we casual yet classy. The server was very attentive and helpful and the food was superb. I had the best Tuna I have... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
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88 reviews 88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Thanks to the reviewers who suggested this restaurant--we'll add, it was a great choice. Someone commented that it was friendly to gluten-free restricted diners--TRUE. The service was so nice; great suggestions were made and we enjoyed fantastic wines along with a very well prepared meal.

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Modern world cuisine in an old building. Had a tasty Irish black Angus filet and a very friendly service. Serves regional microbrew beer from "Unser Bier" brewery. Prices are average for this kind of quality, service and location. Have a look down in the wine cellar surrounded with the historic city walls

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Lovely clean atmosphere and nicely cooked food. Really impressed with the attentiveness of the staff. The Merlot on special offer was a lovely wine.

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Bristol
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129 reviews 129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

We turned up here without a reservation on the second night of Fasnacht, when they were fuly booked, but the staff very helpfully found us a table and managed to serve us a good meal within the one hour they could spare. The salads were fresh and tasty, and the dish of the day was good quality and well cooked.

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

Delicious food, great design and atmosphere, friendly service. I enjoyed every bit and every bite of my dinner - the pumpkin soup, the angos stake, the pino noir, the coffee. Perfection.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Good service, good food and a great wine selection. The Restaurant is well located in an enchanting setting

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

We went there for lunch and it was fantastic. The dining room is light and airy. The food was excellent...and I thought reasonably priced for Switzerland. The staff were exceptional....friendly and efficient. Without doubt I will go back.

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Zug, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

My wife and I turned up just in time for last orders after going to the nearby jazz club. The service was great and their attention to my wife's gluten-free needs excellent, including bread for her starter. My roe buck was wonderful and my wife had tasty black rice with her fish. It is part of an interesting looking hotel... More

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