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“Good food, nice view”

Don Pincho - Tapas Bar
Ranked #165 of 745 Restaurants in Basel
Price range: US$ 30 - US$ 101
Cuisines: Spanish
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
Description: Tapas Bar, scenic view, Ambient Flamenco Chill Music, Best Wines, Paella, Big Goups, Formal and Informal events, Networking Events
Reviewed 7 February 2012

It suffers from being a bit "Basel". i.e. it noramlly quite quiet (even though busy), but food is very good and view excellent.

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Reviewed 19 December 2011

My partner and I stopped for a lunch of salad and beer. It was so good that we returned another day for the dinner. Dinner is the only time that they serve tapas. Usually, I don't like tapas, but this was great! The salad alone is worth the trip. The dressing is outstanding. It comes with a Spanish tortilla slice (?) with an interesting texture and flavor. The tapas offerings include an eggplant dish sliced very thin, crisp, and drizzled with a cheese sauce. Unusual and very tasty! The view is of the Rhein. The staff is friendly and helpful. It is easy to find and directly on a tram line. I wish I were there right now!

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Reviewed 3 December 2011

A lovely little surprise which made for a nice break from the traditional sausage, rosti, and general heavy food local the area. Wine was very expensive, but it seems that is common for Switzerland. A very nice little place.

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Thank MGads
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Reviewed 30 November 2011

The atmosphere is well intended. Good tapas and drinks.
Might get loud sometimes but that's the Spanish warmth the space provides.

Thank Tribolet
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Reviewed 8 November 2011

A (Swiss) colleague recommended I go to Don Pincho...I'm glad we did, it was a great surprise. Nice location with huge windows overlooking the Rhine, great tapas food, fun atmosphere and very welcoming, friendly service. A great night out!

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Thank H2where
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