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Hegenheimerstrasse 35, Basel 4055, Switzerland
+41 61 322 80 80
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant run in fusion style. Asian and African food served in very modern style. Great selection of wines. The selection of home made rums is served to finish the food! Wonderful!

1 Thank Edyta B
Dornach, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Basel. There is a very eclectic range of meat and fish on the menu and the food quality is excellent. To round off the evening they always give you a couple of shots of their home brewed liquers. Don't be fooled by the outside - this really is a lovely restaurant.

Thank Samantha A
Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated our birthday tonight at this wonderful place. The food was again excellent, different style curries and Asian fusion food at the best level. The service is very attentive. I can highly recommend the African curry as well as the Asica curry.

Thank travvvelman
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

We discovered this superb place after they became a winner of the restaurant competition show on local TV. Very happy to visit it again and again! Delicious cousin, fast service, adorable owner and staff!

Thank Maryana M
Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

We we had dinner at these wonderful place with two small children. The food is the excellent, as is the service. We can highly recommend this place !!!

Thank travvvelman
Oberwil, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have discovered this restaurant by chance. We were surprised about the fantastic ambiente and its meditaneerian character. It has a nice terasse and the interior is very nice. The food was excellent particularily the dishes from Africa. The selection of wine is superb and the service was promt and competent. This restautant is now in the top 3 of... More 

Thank Gerhard P
Zeiningen, Switzerland
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123 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2014

The food is pretty good, mostly because there is a lack of interesting cuisine in Basel. We had the appetizer platter and I had the Tanjine. The Tanjine was really good but was not a tradiional tanjine. My wife thought her salad was just OK. The service however was really slow and I do not know why. We were one... More 

1 Thank David_Tagliaferri
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Es tut uns sehr leid, dass es Ihnen bei uns nicht gefallen hat. Wir nehmen Ihre Kritiken gerne entgegen und... More 

Basel, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2014

Varied menu which included exotic items such as a crocodile burger, as well as a selection of intriguing cross-cultural offerings, for example an African strudel. The culinary ideas were interesting and the food did not disappoint. The service however fails to deliver on the global inclusivity this place is trying so hard to project. The owner paid a lot of... More 

3 Thank K W
Basel, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

This is my first time at this place. Absolutely nice and friendly staff. The food was very good. I will go there for sure again.

Thank Thetigeram

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $33
African, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hegenheimerstrasse 35, Basel 4055, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 322 80 80

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?