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Baseltor, Hotel Restaurant

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Hauptgasse 79, Solothurn CH-4500, Switzerland
032 622 34 22
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Late Night

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
actually good, but

I went there with 2 friends from asia. The stuff was friendly, the atmosphere nice and the food was good(nothing very special but good) until a friend of mine found a hair in her food. this is unacceptable. they still chaged for this food. the only thing we got for free is a glas of wine. Due to... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Daniel W
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Solothurn, Switzerland
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Solothurn, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I went there with 2 friends from asia. The stuff was friendly, the atmosphere nice and the food was good(nothing very special but good) until a friend of mine found a hair in her food. this is unacceptable. they still chaged for this food. the only thing we got for free is a glas of wine. Due to my job... More 

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Bern
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is my favourite Restaurant in Solothurn. They have a menu that changes daily with great options for vegetarians. The atmosphere is just outstanding and they do have a few nice tables outside, next to the back entrance. The staff is very friendly and helpful

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Fribourg, Switzerland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The Baseltor is one of the "reliable values" in Solothurn - nice setting, good, creative and inventive food, very nice setting and - more or less - reasonable prices. And, yeah, the service is outstanding - professional WITH a smile, which is really rare, these days. The menu card is inventive, changes often and has the only default that it... More 

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Solothurn, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I have lived in Solothurn for over 14 years and this restaurant is still one of my favorites. The food is always high quality the menu is varies with season keeping a few classics. Especially raost or all vegetables are the best I ever have eaten at restaurant. Service is friendly and attentive. The only drawback that I have experienced... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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90 reviews 90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

OK, it's nasty hot this week in Solothurn. Sweat all day at work, take a quick cold shower and try to find something for dinner that will keep your cool. Seated outside, begging for any breeze that might happen by. Listening to the cathedral bells, and watching the locals get home. Waitron was completely knowledgeable on menu and wines -... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013 via mobile

Being the last three nights in Solothurn, the restaurant became my favourite one. Food is great, service is optimal. And looking out from the window to the wonderful church makes the dinner complete. It deserves an higher rank in tripadvisor.

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Rapperswil
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

What a complete and utter disgrace. We've never had such lousy food in Switzerland. Old and wilted lettuce, fish was rotten. I am seriously considering calling the health inspectors.

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Olten, Switzerland
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117 reviews 117 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012 via mobile

This place is very nice for serveral reasons: first of all the quality of the food, the restaurant belongs to the "slow food" circuit which is kind of guarantee. Second: the atmosphere is quite cool, artistic-like and young. Third: it's in the centr of town and it's opened on Sunday since morning to evening continuously, which in Switzerland should not... More 

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

Upon my first visit they had a limited menu only with a choice of traditional flat bread with sour cream topped with emmental and either veggies or meats. I chose the veggie option and it was okay but not that fabulous. Bit rich and sickly so glad I only had a small one. Served on a chopping board by a... More 

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2011

I went to Baseltor with a large group of 14 people. They handled us quite well, though I'm sure we were a handfull. The food was quite good. The menu was a mix of traditional Swiss and Northern Italian with a good selection of fresh, seasonal foods.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hauptgasse 79, Solothurn CH-4500, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Solothurn  >  Solothurn
  • Phone Number: 032 622 34 22

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