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Walliser Kanne

$$$$, European,
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
+41 61 261 70 17
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (42 reviews)
“schnitzel” (54 reviews)
“raclette” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited that restaurant early evening and were lucky to find a table. We had a Swiss Fondue with two small glasses of wine and beer and Coke beforehand. Paid 100 Swiss Franks for that. We asked for some TAP WATER and were told that...More

Thank aro0807
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went on a Sunday night and the place was very busy - probably need to book in advance as we did. It was very relaxed, with a good buzz of conversation all around us. The staff were all very friendly. We both opted for original...More

Thank Nickwanderlust76
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fab service, great fondue and amongst the best chateaubriand I have ever tasted. Good wine list although pricey! Recommend that children share a dish - 21 francs each and large portions

Thank ChrisDAberdeen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was told it is one of the best well known restaurants in Basel. The menu is big enough. The fondue is one of their specialities. Waiters are nice as well

Thank Carlos F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there with my coworkers for lunch together. We reserved raclette a discretion. It was delicious. Good quality. The only remark I can make is that the quantity of raclette that they put on your plate depends on how many you got before. You...More

Thank Danilo G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there with colleagues. We ate typical food (made of cheese: Ratkel and cheese fondou), which was good. We also ordered a Wiener Schnitzel, which was prepared in front of us (amazing!). The environment is elegant and traditional. Prices are fair, considering Swiss level.

Thank Salgari7777
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. The menu of the day was very nice and reasonably priced for Basel. The location is perfect for shopping and there is outdoor seating for enjoying the weather and relaxing with a beer.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Very polite service, authentic interior. Good meals. Cheese fondue was tasty but be careful to order it for sharing because they charge full price for very young kids too.

Thank pengemex
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We can't say if it was unfortunate weather at 11 degree Celsius in the mid of September, but as it happens, we were meeting friends ( a couple) for cheese fondue, a signature Swiss treat. The staff were courteous and friendly from the get go....More

Thank vinaboe
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We called into this restaurant purely by chance, looking for somewhere to eat and not knowing what we wanted to eat or where! It was a Saturday evening, the restaurant was full, we didn't have a reservation so we decided to have a drink at...More

Thank Vicki057
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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