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Rebgasse 1 | Am Claraplatz, Basel 4058, Switzerland
+41 61 683 11 11
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10:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Basel, Switzerland
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I wholeheartedly agree with one of the previous contributors who stated ‘I will never go back to this joke’. Actually, a joke sort of implies it was funny, but it certainly wasn't Ok, the staff is friendly, for sure, but that’s about the only positive think I can say about this place. Noodles drenched, no, drowned in a bland soup... More 

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Thank L V
Level Contributor
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't believe they charged us 4.20 CHF for each glass of tab water, it is just unacceptable. I will never go back to this joke.

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Thank Luis C
Geneva, Switzerland
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lily's offer a choice of healthy food mainly indian and asian. They have for example very good curry rices. Prices are a bit high but food quality is excellent and staff is friendly.

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Thank Jean_Delteil
California
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly service. Okay food for something different in Basel, but the chicken gyoza and pho were not authentic. They certainly looked similar, but the preparation and flavor is seemingly unique to Basel. Good for a change of pace in a casual setting.

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Thank sesametea
Barcelona
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124 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

So far, the best Thai in Switzerland! The dumplings were great and the fried rice with chicken really delicious! I recommend! The place and service are very good also. Maybe the only negative point is the price. But you must get used... Swiss prices!

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Thank Milena S
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere. Nice restaurant. The food is ok but nothing extraordinary. Different options for curry and pad Thai. Chocolate dessert is a most?

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Thank Berenice R
Pune, India
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I went thrice to this place for dinner during my 10 day stay at Basel during Mar 2017. You must try Ginger Beer, Mountain Pale Ale (depending upon your taste), Daal (good option for vegetarians) and Chang Mai Noodles here.

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Thank akashsax
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Good variety of Asian food from Thailand, Vietnam, Laos or India. My favorite is the chicken cashew nuts. Reasonable prices for Switzerland. Young and mostly friendly staff. Families with children seem to be not welcomed.

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Thank AlexinBerlin
Basel, Switzerland
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Just came back from this restaurant with a an extremely poor experience. The table we were seated at was smelling as it had been wiped with a dirty cloth so we move down the table to the other side. The waiter, who I guessed correctly, was from Turkey asked why we had moved so I explained. Instead of apologising he... More 

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Thank Ahmed A
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I've known Lily's for years. It's always been a good place to go fo a meal. Started with some excellent veggie dumplings - great selection of starters! I always like to check out the specials: this time I hit jackpot with the "Kuala Lumpur Lamb" - the tastiest dish I've ever had in Lily's!My only problem is that everything comes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 23
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rebgasse 1 | Am Claraplatz, Basel 4058, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +41 61 683 11 11

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