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Latini

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
US$ 25 - US$ 98
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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All reviews risotto salad sea bass cherry tomatoes tiramisu buffalo mozzarella antipasti bread lamb prawns great italian food nice plate generous portion sizes hear each other excellent pasta the wait staff an italian restaurant
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am regular visitor. Today we had late lunch with menu for CHF 37 per person. Everything was very tasty and shrimp were very delicious. Great value of money! Happy as usual :)More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 620alicjam
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 620alicjam, Thank you for visiting us for lunch and writing a review about it. It's great to hear that you are one of our regular guests and always content with the quality of food and the value for money here at Latini. It's very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went there around 14:00 on a monday (31st dec) and it wasn’t crowded but had some people. we ordered a shared menu 37 chf each and it was delicious! It was served on great timing, it was just enough to make...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kristjana J
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kristjana J, First of all, happy new year to you and your loved ones. We are delighted that you had such a good time at the Latini to celebrate the last day of the old year. Thank you very much for rating our restaurant...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here tonight- the restaurant was jam packed and busy for a Wednesday- good thing we booked beforehand! No one in our group had starters- we had a variety of salmon, lamb and a veggie dish. The food took some time to arrive-...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Missbasel
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Dear Missbasel, Thanks a lot for your kind feedback. It's great you visited us and we are pleased to read you enjoyed your dinner here in Latini. We prepare all the dishes fresh to order and use only the best quality ingredients available to us....More

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Despite some previous comments re service we found this perfectly acceptable. Sunday evening dinner involved very tasty pasta dishes and reasonable priced wine. Only disappointment was very small crostini but overall meal was goodMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marminiac
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Dear marminiac, Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant and taking your time to leave a review about us online. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your evening at our restaurant. We are glad we could live up to your expectations and...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Throughly enjoyed dinner with husband. Excellent fresh mozzarella with tomatoes and basil appetizer! Spaghetti and clams with white wine was very good, as was the gnocchi bolognese. Excellent fresh crusty bread served with appetizers. Very friendly, knowledgeable staff. We arrived around 6:30pm which was a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barbara T
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Dear Barbara T, Thank you for this wonderful review and recommending us to other guests. It's great to hear you enjoyed your dinner at Latini so much. We also love to see our reviewers specifically mention the dishes they had, it makes the review so...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I had a special pasta, ricotta in little "purses" with spinach. It could have used more spinach but was really really good. Charming young woman waited on us. Nice atmosphere.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mule54
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Dear mule54, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your meal so much. Our homemade pasta is prepared fresh every day. For all our dishes we use only the market-fresh high-quality ingredients, which is reflected by the distinguished flavors throughout the...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I had dinner with a large group of friends. The location is very central, with the "Mise en place" quite stereotypical for an Italian restaurant. The service was overall attentive and polite, but very slow (from the order we waited 20 minutes before being served...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PeterGlocke
Adrian_Cassarino, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Dear Peter B, Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a review. We love having large groups to cater for, and we remember your party being a great group to dine with us. Unfortunately, small mistakes may happen, but it is...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Early dinner yesterday.Ordered mixed crostini to share as starter.Tasted delicious but when bill came 9francs for three pieces ,of bread.Pricing on menu misleading as suggests 3francs.Does not say that 3,,is for one piece of bread!One bottle of San Pelligrino water also 9 francs which seems...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Fiona R
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear Fiona R, Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. First of all, we are glad you enjoyed your meal at our restaurant. Our chefs work tirelessly to plate the freshest and highest quality products available,...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Really nice Italian restaurant located right in the heart of old town. We enjoyed our pasta dishes and they tasted really fresh.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ness132017
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear ness132017, Thank you so much for your positive review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read you enjoyed your meal at Latini. Here you can try a variety of homemade pasta dishes, prepared fresh every day. We also take pride in offering a wide...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My friend Mark and I came here for lunch for the first time in ages. He had a pasta dish with salmon and I had a nice vegetarian pasta dish with artichokes and sun-dried tomatoes. Both of which were great. The waiter was nice and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Birmingham79
Michele_Tisch, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Latini, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Birmingham79 Thank you so much for choosing our Italian bistro in the heart of Basel. We are glad to hear that we could fully satisfy you with our pasta-dishes and our service. We all hope to welcome you back soon(er) for your next visit....More

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