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Le Train Bleu

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St. Alban
Swiss, European
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Centralbahnplatz 3-4, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 270 70 70
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time I've eaten here, grabbing some lunch with some colleagues before my next meeting. I ordered the Cordon Blue which came with some garlicky spinach and fries. The Cordon Blue itself was incredibly salty but reasonable. The fries were undercooked and the spinach was inedible. Service was ok and with the number we had at short notice it was... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Adequate meal, steak just big enough huge salad appetiser mountains of freshly cooked skinny fries. Cold beers went down well after a frazzled evening of travel. Lovely black and white tiles in bathrooms.

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Thank janetphilip
Airth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Visited this restaurant on New Year's Eve and had one of the best meals ever. Food is amazing, staff are lovely and the service is excellent. Highly recommended.

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Thank Irenejean
Singapore, Singapore
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229 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Service was extremely friendly and prompt. This is a pub actually, part of the Hotel Victoria. It was very popular, being next to the tram station and railway station. We had our dinner there. - ordered a bratwurst dish with potatoes for my partner, and a green curry chicken served with rice, for me. The food was delicious but price-wise... More 

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Thank sweetafton
United Kingdom
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111 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Stopped off on several ocasions and enjoyed both a full meal in the restaurant and a snack in the bar, (not on the same ocasion though). So convenient to visit in any time you have to spare between the railway satation and the airport bus and far more pleasant than anything at the airport. Staff always great, food excellent in... More 

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Thank BritChamberman
Basel, Switzerland
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93 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a great little restaurant / brasserie; a modern take on the excellent Bahnhofsbuffet that every Swiss railway station used to have. The food is very well prepared and served promptly. Good space between the tables and an excellent location for doing business. Great place to gossip in the corner and people-watch. Little bit pricey if you are not... More 

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Thank CauponaConsul
Europe
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337 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Another good place to wait for the train. Classy lounge area, table service, and a good place to sit outside when the weather is warm.

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Thank Electroburger
Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Was staying in Hotel Victoria and hence decided to check this restaurant. Ordered some sort of fried fish for my dinner. Portion was kind of small as compared to other places I have tried.

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Thank thefake
Te Anau
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212 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My favourite place to sit, have a beer while waiting for a train and 'people watching'. Great location opposite the trams and the service is efficient.

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Thank Bikehikers
Basel, Switzerland
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Had nice meeting and good dinner afterwards tonight. Attentive waiters and quick service . 3 minute walk to the trains at the Basel train station

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Thank Andreas N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swiss, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centralbahnplatz 3-4, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > St. Alban
  • Neighbourhood: St. Alban
  • Phone Number: +41 61 270 70 70
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Victoria

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