We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wirtshaus zur Magd

St. Johanns-Vorstadt 29, Basel 4056, Switzerland
+41 61 281 50 10
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
7 May 2018
“Authentic Italian and more Gourmet Food ”
8 Apr 2018
“Loved it”
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
St. Johanns-Vorstadt 29, Basel 4056, Switzerland
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (101)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent gourmet food for affordable prices. Changing menues but always with some Italian food. The perfect place to find out how much more the Italian kitchen had to offer beyond Pizza which you can not find here. Nice service and just next to the tram...More

Thank Pascal R
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

It wasn’t cheap, but the recommendation was well founded. Had the gnocchi as a main course, and the semi-glacé for dessert. Both went well with a glass of the house wine red. Italian restaurants are plentiful in Basel. This one is special - the building,...More

Thank Elli291160
Reviewed 5 November 2017

If you miss Italian food and service come here. However the staff is not all Italian, but they have the spirit and they care about the customer like in Italy. The food is very good. everything we have tried.

Thank quieroaguadecoco
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I used to live around the corner but never tried the restaurant. I have been a few times now and it never disappoints. Lovely pasta and I had the trippa once and it was super good. Staff are friendly and very helpful. Look forward to...More

Thank Gat0rLisa
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fine Dining for mid-range price... Amazingly creative dishes, great staff, super atmosphere, delicious.... what more could anyone want?

Thank hale-and-hearty
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We loved it! Sat outside as it was one of these hot summer days.. the food was amazing and the wine EXTREMELY good! Even though the name is Swiss they offer Italian kitchen. Did I mention how good the food was? ;-) To top this...More

Thank People_of_Russia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

a Wirtshaus is an Inn but this Inn serves excellent local food in a very trendy setting. Very popular with the young crowd and pleasant atmosphere. A place to come back. 3 rd visit.

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Although I've known Adriano the owner, chef, from since I first arrived in Basel some nearly 30 years ago (he was a waiter at Landskrongarten back then), and I've eaten at most places he's worked over the years (Landskrongarten, Kronen in Binningen, Birseckerhof), I've never...More

Thank randu69
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

nice brasserie near the trois rois, excellent tasty food, and sympathic atmosphere, every thing for a nice evening dinner!

Thank Phil643612
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Adriano, who runs the place, has cooked for my wedding, for my co-founders wedding, for several of the conference and partner days we did as well as for many other occasions. Thats how good he is. The menu is unique in the sense that he...More

Thank Boris K
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Basel
Hotel D - Basel
906 reviews
.36 km away
Hotel Rochat
489 reviews
.45 km away
Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
963 reviews
.46 km away
Hotel Balade
122 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
ZA ZAA - Oriental Soul Food
212 reviews
.38 km away
Cafe Vonlanthen
38 reviews
.23 km away
LA Restaurant
48 reviews
.12 km away
Da Gianni
171 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rheinufer Basel
137 reviews
.53 km away
Botanischer Garten der Universitat
174 reviews
.59 km away
Pharmaziemuseum Universitat Basel
96 reviews
.61 km away
Mittlere Brucke
61 reviews
.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wirtshaus zur Magd staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johanns-Vorstadt 29, Basel 4056, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Vorstädte
  • Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
  • Phone Number: +41 61 281 50 10
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing