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Da Francesca

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Morsberger Strasse 2, Basel 4057, Switzerland
+41(0)616811338
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Basel, Switzerland
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171 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Quirky little lunch place in Basel. My work place used to be situated close by which made Da Francesca our favorite lunch spot. Genuine Italian food served with love.

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Tao, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

it is one of the best restaurants in town, frsh food, no conveniance food, all daily menues are fresh prepared, good atmosphere - maybe best food and price relation all over basel!!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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101 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Location: To reach this restaurant I went through this strange neighborhood that is alternative and poor-looking. For instance, in summer you would see some immigrant men looking from the windows shirtless and starring at you - which is quite uncomfortable. Service: it is extremely bad. When I arrived at this place, nobody was there to take me to a table... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I recently had supper here on two occasions with friends and enjoyed both the food and the laid-back atmosphere very much. In the evening there's a varied menu with at least 1-2 vegetarian dishes, and the meat dishes are delicious and very imaginative. It's not centrally located but nevertheless very easy to reach. I've been there for lunch and for... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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107 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

I used to go about once a week to this restaurant as I was working in the neighbourhood. The food is good, their daily 3-course menu a good value (choice of meat/fish or vegetarian). Just keep in mind that they have few tables (about 25 seatings) and that the service is a bit lengthy, we usually reserved a table to... More 

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Thank Baryla
Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

I wouldn't call this place a restaurant, unless you like to dine with the sugar on the table, while the couple on the next table is drinking cappucino and a man is reading the newspaper with a glass of wine.... maybe is more appropriate for the lunch. Nevertheless the pasta I choose from the wallboard was well cooked and very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Great place in Basel! Good food, nice and friendly atmosphere, great service and reasonable price!!!

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

A small restaurant with great cuisine. I don't remember when I was so comfortable with the service - it was like family.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morsberger Strasse 2, Basel 4057, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41(0)616811338

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