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Haxehuusli

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Heideweg 2, Reinach 4153, Switzerland
0041 61 711 99 91
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Another visit at the witch house

We have visited the "Häxehüüsli" in November with some friends. Since it was already dark we briefly visited the garden, which was illuminated with small electric lamps and spotlights at some specific exhibits, mainly witches in all sizes. Once in the restaurant you are greeted by a cozy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 12, 2015
61_IslandHopper
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Switzerland
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Switzerland
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94 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

We have visited the "Häxehüüsli" in November with some friends. Since it was already dark we briefly visited the garden, which was illuminated with small electric lamps and spotlights at some specific exhibits, mainly witches in all sizes. Once in the restaurant you are greeted by a cozy atmosphere. The fireplace was on and the interior was only dimly lit,... More 

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Thank 61_IslandHopper
Switzerland
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205 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I visited for lunch with a group of 15 hikers (booked in advance). We ate à la carte. I chose the business lunch which consisted of 1) an excellent creme of vegetable soup 2) one of the worst green salads I have ever been served - mushy, far-from-fresh leaves drowned in an unimaginative French dressing 3) a perfectly good but... More 

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Thank Tony E
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

were there on a friday. the decor is exeptional. whiches everywere. aso garden with pond. food is served in bis plates which are overfilled. price /food relationship overdone.

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Thank kraal_11
Reinach, Switzerland
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Our girls were thrilled by the witches' theme. We've visited both in summer, sitting by the pond, and in winter, cozy by the fire. Food is OK.

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Thank Baselrose
Basel
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Outside a very nice garden with a pond, all tables are on their own, so you can talk without being overheard ,-)) Inside it is decorated with witches (Haex in Swiss dialect meaning witch) all over the place. In wintertime everything is lit with candles, lanterns and the fire burning in the fireplace. Service is very nice. Skewers are good... More 

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2 Thank Nessi-3
Aesch, Switzerland
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169 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

We went there on a nice summer evening, actually a Monday, and the place was packed. Definitely reserve ahead!! The interior is very warm and cozy, as the name says a little house. We sat outside, where another maybe 15 tables or so are arranged on the terrace and around the little ponds. The decoration, both interior and exterior is... More 

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Thank Melanie F
Basel, Switzerland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

very sweet little house in the woods, with a lot of witches dangling above ones head ;-) nice food, mostly on spits.

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1 Thank andone_bsl
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

The restaurant is in the woods, very nice location with a little pond and outside serving area. A romantic atmosphere and nice food make this place wormy a whole.

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1 Thank CFParvanescu
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2009

This restaurant is a "must have been there"! great food, ambiance and very friendly service. the decoration is just fantastic!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Heideweg 2, Reinach 4153, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Reinach
  • Phone Number: 0041 61 711 99 91

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 38
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?