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Schuler Weinwirtschaft "der vierte Koenig"

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Altstadt
Mediterranean, Pasta, Wine Bar, Family Fare
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Blumenrain 20 | 4051 Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Formerly Der vierte koenig)
+41 61 261 54 42
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Schuler Weinwirtschaften - experience over 300 years of Schuler's wine...
Schuler Weinwirtschaften - experience over 300 years of Schuler's wine culture.We look forward to your reservation; whether it be lunch, evening, group booking or a wine tasting! See you soon!
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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place - well located

We recently had a dinner event for about 20 of us here. Great service, good food, excellent wines at a prime location in the city

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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  • Scenic view
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We recently had a dinner event for about 20 of us here. Great service, good food, excellent wines at a prime location in the city

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Oliver D, Geschäftsführer at Schuler Weinwirtschaft "der vierte Koenig", responded to this review
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Sehr geehrter Gast der Schuler weinwirtschaft, vielen dank für Ihre Bewertung bei tripadvisor. Es freut mich sehr , das wir... More 

Basel, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We booked for 8 but then only 4 could make it, no problem ! We wanted a great wine selection, no problem ! We wanted a very central location, no problem ! We didn't need a large food selection, it was actually rather small.. but very good in taste of which the chocolate mousse dessert was best and outstanding..!

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Sehr gehrter Gast der schuler Weinwirtschaft, vielen dank für Ihre Bewertung bei tripadvisor. Es freut mich sehr, das wir Ihnen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

super fish, super wine, super cappuccino, super chocolate dessert, super waitress Daniela, thank you so much for a wonderful evening on the banks of the Rhine

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Sehr geehrter Gast der Schuler weinwirtschaft, vielen dank für Ihre Bewertung bei Tripadvisor Es freut mich sehr zu hören das... More 

Basel, Switzerland
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94 reviews 94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This restaurant was pleasant though with a limited range of offerings. Our waiter was gruff and absolutely refused to speak any language other than German. We ended up unsure of the fish that we finally ordered. The offering was eventually fine but not worth the steep price. But this has often been the experience in Basel where one ends up... More 

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Sehr geehrter Gast der Schuler Weinwirtschaft, vielen Dank für Ihre Bewertung bei Tripadvisor. Es tut mir wirklich leid das Sie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I met my friend for dinner at the forth king and it was simply amazing. What most people do not know: there is a new chef in the kitchen and a new chef servant. They were making us feeling so welcome that the time flew by. They cook now only fresh products and you can taste the difference! Definit a... More 

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Serh geehrter Gast der schuler Weinwirtschaft, vielen dank für Ihre Bewertung bei Tripadvisor. Es freut mich sehr, das sie die... More 

Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Had a dinner with my book club at this place. The staff was carting and nice! We felt seen. Wine was super and the food very good. Can recommend a visit to this restaurant winter as well as summer!

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Sehr geehrter Gast, vielen dank für Ihre Bewertung bei Tripadvisor. Es ist schön zu hören das es Ihnen im Restaurant... More 

Basel, Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Great place if you don't want the normal fare available in Basel. It's location is fantastic, right on the banks of the Rhine River, and just down from the "Three Kings Hotel - Le Trois Rois." The menu changes based on the season for the specials. There is a standard menu. The asparagus offerings in March were excellent, and the... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

the restaurant is a beautiful spot and very central, but the food is just OK. Portions are scarse, ridiculously expensive and the restaurant manager was rude. The worst dish was the creme brulee, it smelled of rotten egg. Avoid if you dont' like overpriced meals, there is much better around Basel for half of the price.

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Basel
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Every single dish that our group ordered was terrible. I would not recommend this restaurant to anybody. Do not go thete!

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Oliver D, Geschäftsführer at Schuler Weinwirtschaft "der vierte Koenig", responded to this review

Dear customer, Many thanks for your honest words. this is not the Claim of the Restaurant Schuler Weinwirtschaft and the new Team is constatly trying to improve them better. i would be very pleased to convince them that also they are a stisfied guest with a great experience in the Restaurant Schuler Weinwirtschaft pupils at the next visit. thanks with... More 

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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We enjoyed the lovely outdoor tables and view of the river but it took well over an hour to be served the daily special. Also three out of the five in our party were not served the soup that came with the special until 30 minutes after the first two had been served. The daily vegetarian special, a baked potato... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Blumenrain 20 | 4051 Basel, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Formerly Der vierte koenig)
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 54 42

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 46
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Pasta, Wine Bar, Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

Schuler Weinwirtschaften - experience over 300 years of Schuler's wine culture.We look forward to your reservation; whether it be lunch, evening, group booking or a wine tasting! See you soon!
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?