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Restaurant Aeschenplatz

Aeschenplatz 4, Basel 4052, Switzerland
+41 61 271 38 55
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“taco salad” (2 reviews)
“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
“great lunch” (2 reviews)
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Swiss, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Aeschenplatz 4, Basel 4052, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Swiss restaurant. The food is all delicious. Nice service and good atmosphere. Don’t hesitate to visit this venue if you’re coming to Basel. They also have a lunch menu with nice prices. Free wifi.

Thank Entrecanales
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Excellent local food on the Aeschenplatz. Busy jovial atmosphere. Good tap beer choice and friendly service including the boss Beatrice

Thank Roger H
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous lunch in this buzzy local restaurant - great food and a wonderful atmosphere - we’ll be back!

Thank LenCornwall
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Whenever I go to Basel to give a lecture at the University, I head to the Aeschenplatz because it's one place where I know I can go home again. The Hilton might be gone, but Aeschenplatz survives and thrives - largely due to the absolute...More

Thank tako65
Aeschenplatzbasel, Inhaber at Restaurant Aeschenplatz, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2017
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Danke!! Wir lieben unsere Gäste aus Fern und Nah und freuen uns, wenn wir Ihnen etwas Heimat bieten können.

Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is a charming restaurant with an American theme, that was kind of fun for us Americans, but it's definitely Swiss style food. Very good food, actually. I had a garlic steak (knoblauch steak) and my husband had the Rindfleisch Basler Art (which is small...More

Thank EvilHRLady
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

I spent the evening with my business friends in the lovely garden of the restaurant Aeschenplatz. They serve delicious food for reasonable prices. Moreover, the several candles, the flowers and the nice service created a wonderful atmosphere. Previous years I made a mistake by going...More

1  Thank Rosa_Miller_Boston
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

With came with a larger group to this traditional Swiss restaurant directly at the Aeschenplatz in Basel. Service was very helpful, attentive and friendly. All food came in large portions and was real authentic Swiss made with great taste. The restaurant is in traditional style...More

1  Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

A good example of Swiss/German cuisine. Finely cooked and very tasty. The cuisine itself can be quite heavy with cheese and potatoes but if you want an example of this then this is the place.

Thank Childsey
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Old Restaurant, with nice courtyard. Food: traditional Food, Quality is not really great. Service: efficient and OK. OK for a quick lunch but not really something to write home about.

Thank TandTSwitzerland
Reviewed January 29, 2017

While at first glance it looks like a local restaurant, the steak and grill menu proves to be of international quality and preparation. A great meat-lovers tip.

Thank Mark B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $61
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aeschenplatz 4, Basel 4052, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > St. Alban
  • Neighborhood: St. Alban
  • Phone Number: +41 61 271 38 55
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