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Restaurant Minamoto

Schwarzwaldallee 179, Basel 4058, Switzerland
+41 61 686 55 45
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (9 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“donburi” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Schwarzwaldallee 179, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Too much soya sauce on dishes, clean nice place, friendly service, but not real japanese. Certain dishes are overpriced.

Thank Iyoko W
Reviewed 3 February 2018

The Wagyu beef ist very, vey tasty and probably the best quality you can get in Switzerland. However the prices are very high (even for Switzerland). Be also aware there might be dogs in the restaurant. (I personally didn't mind but someone might)

Thank PavelHa
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very good choice if you are interested in Japanese food in Basel. Quality is the highlight, fresh and well selected ingredients. Dishes are simple, but well prepared. Very tasteful. Portions are small. Service is very good. Prices are bit hight, but this...More

Thank Odanil L
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Odanil L Thank you very much for your visit and the positive rating. It was a pleasure to read your feedback. We would look forward to welcoming you soon again. Best regards, Your Minamoto-Team

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The tempurá is wonderful! Tasty, juicy, very nice! The raw tuna comes with rise, it was different. Peanut with wasabi was strong and good!

Thank Jane Z
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Jane Z Thank you very much for your visit and your rating. How can we improve our standard to receive 5 points? What did not appeal to you? We would look forward to welcoming you soon again. Best regards, Your Minamoto-Team

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Nice seafood ramen. It is not as spicy as it is show. The environment is nice and located right opposite of the bad bahnhof

Thank guanhwang
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Dear guanhwang Thank you very much for your visit and the honest rating. It is a pleasure to read such good feedbacks. We would look forward to welcoming you very soon again. Kind regards Your Minaoto-Team

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We ate Ramen and the green curry dish. Both were good. The restaurant has good atmosphere that accompanies the good food and service.

Thank Noam B
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Noam B Thank you very much for your visit and the valuable rating, which is appreaciated. Its a pleasure to read such nice compliments. We would look forward to welcoming you soon again. Kind regards, Your Minamoto-Team

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had an excellent dinner at minamoto, a modern-style Japanese restaurant with a good selection of simple ramen and donburi dishes, was well as a more exclusive selection. the staff was friendly attentive. the kimuchi we ordered as a starter is more fishy than the...More

Thank MaracuyaQ
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear MaracuyaQ Thank you very much for your visit here in the Minamoto Restaurant and your valuable rating. We are very glad to read that you are a satisfied guest, which is appreciated. We would look forward to welcoming you soon again. Kind regards, Your...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We decided to have dinner based on the reviews on Trip Advisor. There were maybe 20 guests, all sitting in the garden. We chose a place inside and had to wait before we got a menu. The service and the food was average. Would not...More

Thank bahamas333
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear bahamas333 Thank you very much for your visit. We are so sorry to hear that you could not enjoy your stay with us. May we ask you about your email address? We would like to invite you to the restuarant to show you that...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We enjoyed a tasty Japanese diner yesterday and we absolutely love this place. Especially the ambience in the backyard is very pleasant.

Thank wuethrich44
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear wuethrich44 Thank you very much for your visit and your valuable rating. It is always a pleasure to read such positive ratings. We would look forward to welcoming you another time here in the Minamoto Restaurant to make your diner/lunch enjoyable again. Your Minamoto-Team

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We went to this place to eat Ramen and was actually astounded that the sushi - tuna, salmon and yellowtail was as fresh as it can be. The ramen was authentic and the wagyu tataki outstanding. The only reason I gave it 4 instead of...More

Thank docronp
Minamoto-Team, Manager at Restaurant Minamoto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Dear docronp Thank you very much for your visit in our Restaurant and the valuable rating. We would appreciate if you could let us know when you do not feel comfortable to a 100%, so we can give our best to make you have an...More

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Andre N
20 January 2017|
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Response from royalReception | Property representative |
Dear Andre Thank you for your question. You can also order the Menu as a Take away. Kind Regards Your Minamoto Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schwarzwaldallee 179, Basel 4058, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 686 55 45
  • E-mail
Description
Minamato bedeutet Wurzel. Mit unserem Konzept distanzieren wir uns vom Convenience-food und kochen Frisch, unverfälscht und im Einklang mit der Natur , eine cuisine du marché, die mit ausgefeilter Schnitttechnik, kurzen Garzeiten bis ganz roh der Natur ihren Respekt zollt. Gerade deshalb ist die japanische Küche leicht, bekömmlich, reich an Vitaminen, Proteinen und unzerstörten Fasern und Zellen.Minamoto begeistert die Gäste durch leckere japanische Gerichte, welche dem europäischen Geschmack entsprechen.
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