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$$ - $$$
European, Central European, Mediterranean, Barbecue
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Heideweg 2, Reinach 4153, Switzerland
+41 61 711 99 91
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We are regulars to the “Häxehüüsli”. This time we visited with Belgian friends. The place is a bit difficult to find, however the location is excellent. It is very close to the residential area, in a forest, very nice. In summer you can sit outside at a pond. The owner installed a nice path around the house, with witches, trolls... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

The witches decoration and the candlelit tables together make for a very attractive atmosphere. It was not easy to read the menu in the darkened restaurant but the food was excellent. The pumpkin soup was excellent and the skewered meat selection a great choice. Hope to return soon again.

Thank mfe1
Livermore, California
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Had lunch there. One diner had the daily special which included a small steak, fries and various vegetables with a lovely green mixed salad. The second dinner had a entree salad. They are large and have all ingredients set separately in a very pleasing matter. Chopped tomatoes ,grated carrots,and some type of meat or fish. I had fries and fish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Awesome ambiance. Farm-style restaurant in the forest. Best location ever. Fantastic service. Delicious food. Especially the lamb chops.

Thank Alex P
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157 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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128 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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3 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank kraal_11
Reinach, Switzerland
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Baselrose
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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Aesch, Switzerland
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69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Melanie F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $37
European, Central European, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heideweg 2, Reinach 4153, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Reinach
  • Phone Number: +41 61 711 99 91

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?