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Walliser Kanne

) #44 of 554 Restaurants in Basel ₹₹₹₹ , European,
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
+41 61 261 70 17
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (56 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (37 reviews)
“raclette” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Very traditional restaurant with lovely décor in the old part of town. The Cordon Bleu with warm potato salad is a lovely dish and the service very friendly and helpful. An extensive menu but expensive, nevertheless highly recommended.

Thank Veggrower1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing cheese fondue!! But a bit expensive for one person 34chf, works all day. Which is convenient comparing to other restaurants in Basel! Central location, friendly staff! This restaurant also offers to enjoy cooking process of the chosen meal!

Thank Daria D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurant inan old style building near the old town. I has Raclette, melted swiss cheese served with pickles to start and bread, absolutely fab but not very slimming! Followed by chateaubriand to share, again really good. Service good and friendly and like everywhere in...More

Thank PaulBrandwood
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Probably the most popular joint in Basel. If you like fried food laced with dripping butter this is your place. Thanks to Art Basel there were more people than the staff were trained to handle. My order was not placed the first time. After a...More

Thank sandip_mallik
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We found this restaurant with the help of our tour guide. We were looking for a great Kirsch Swiss Cheese Fondue and it was the best we found in Switzerland.. . The staff was polite and very helpful. Our party could not have been more...More

Thank FLBigmac
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Best Wiener Shnitzel ever... and also the bratwurst dish is spectacular. I travel a lot to basel and it is a place I always repeat. Also the rosti as a side to main is amazing, as well as the pasta served with the shnitzel which...More

Thank Miki M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Was blessed growing up with the authentic European style fondue.(nobody made it like my late Mom), and this was an amazing experience. Very generous portions. You mist understand that what some of these trendy locales we have stateside make some overcomplicated concoctions that they call...More

Thank docntx
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We came here as we wanted to try fondue and had read rave reviews about the restaurant. When we arrived the restaurant was empty minus two tables and were told by a grumpy waiter that we should have booked (restaurant was still half empty when...More

2  Thank mkh77
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We have been visiting Basel for years and this by far is the best fondue ever ha along with the nusli salad with egg excellent!! The service is great and waiters very friendly Booking during the gwatch and jewelry fair is essential and i prefer...More

Thank ashoobkk
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Cheese fondue is a must in Switzerland. This restaurant offers an excellent one. The ambience is quite peculiar and service is quite straightforward. When we arrived we were told we could have the table only till 21.00 - even though we did not really see...More

Thank Dania S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 70 17
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