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Trattoria aroma

Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 261 32 61
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“carbonara” (7 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (2 reviews)
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Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 November 2013

We were two Italian-American business colleagues who had been in Basel for 3 days and, having had enough of Swiss cuisine, we were desperate for Italian food. Without a reservation, we went to the restaurant very early. Upon arrival we saw that almost all the...More

3  Thank 462rs
Reviewed 12 October 2013 via mobile

Slightly overlit but that's very Swiss. Cosy. Fun atmosphere. Service attentive and friendly. Lovely selection of grappa.

Thank Coenss
Reviewed 2 October 2013

I appreciate that prices in Switzerland are much higher than the UK, but this was around £170 for 3 people to have starter and main course with one bottle of wine. The food was fine, although as there were no menus in English, I had...More

Thank JennaEdinburgh
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We had found this place through tripadvisor and were not disappointed. Starters and pasta were one of the best italian dishes we have eaten in Basel, service was great, definitely coming back

Thank brazzavie
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We have visited Aroma on Sep. 25th in the evening. The service is really GREAT they welcome you like a cousin who came for dinner, the restaurant is on the 2nd floor of a residential building. The decoration is simple but you feel very cosy....More

Thank Ysela2005
Reviewed 22 September 2013

Thanks to the reviews on Trip Advisor, we found this little gem in Basel. We love good food and good Italian food is even better. We did not have reservations (which I would highly recommend for this place) and we were fortunate to get in....More

1  Thank RitzQueen
Reviewed 4 September 2013

I went there with a good friend and even though we were a tad early, we were shown to our table. The service during the whole eavning was exexceptionally. The Aroma is a small restaurant with about ten tables and four waiters. So you never...More

1  Thank Alanisette
Reviewed 22 August 2013

The food and atmosphere was great. It is a small restaurant on the 2nd floor. The staff was very friendly.

1  Thank Vanessa011
Reviewed 22 August 2013

This is wonderful food served with grace and without pretense. Go! The wine list is simple, good, and reasonably priced.

1  Thank dwj_nyc
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We went for dinner with a friend while attending a conference in Basel. We had no reservation but this was not a problem. The owner and the staff were very friendly. The service was perfect and the food was amazing. Real Italian cuisine. The pasta...More

1  Thank PanKo84
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 32 61
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