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Walliser Kanne

$$$$, European,
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
+41 61 261 70 17
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (42 reviews)
“raclette” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Gerbergasse 50, Basel 4001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is in a very nice area in town to walk around. The food is fantastic as is the wine. If you are looking for a nice sit down place - this will do it.

Thank gmonterastelli
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am a weiner schnitzel fiend since I was running around with pigtails. So I had to try out Walliser Kanne. This is an old fashioned restaurant that is popular with tourists but also locals. My schnitzel was huge, which was absolutely fine with me....More

Thank maarie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best experience in Basel for a relaxed evening eating the local cuisine. Greater and waiter both very personable. Beautiful table settings, and ambience. Veal was excellent,Spargel (White asparagus) in season was a home run, everyone at the table raved over it. Service was perfect, staff...More

Thank bobgelb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place with both local and foreign crowd. As an expat I would say it is a must in Basel There is very little to say about this place, which is a good thing in this case. Kanne’s food is outstanding. The service is...More

Thank amurderofcrows
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old waiter was rude and presumptous. Kept hovering at our table and the final straw was when the old waiter and another waiter came behind us and asked us if we are "finished" when there was still food on the table and my friend just...More

Thank Audris L
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We split a fondue with mushrooms and a pork schnitzel. Just so tasty! The image is of their dessert cart which is in the shape of a cheese wheel.

Thank JoeWo01
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I have dined here many times, and never been disappointed. Always graciously welcomed, gently guided through the menu, and professionally treated, there has never been a moment that I could criticize - and I have visited many times. It represents traditional foods of Switzerland at...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Must must go for great ambience & excellent food. Fondue is exceptional & so is the white asparagus. We really enjoyed the service as well.

Thank Pranika K
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Essentially for rich tourists. This is a place with a nice atmosphere in wood where we can have fondue. The fondue is OK even if the cheese is a bit strange, not at all the standards we can have in Switzerland. The price is also...More

Thank Jérémy B
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I read that schnitzel are greasy and that meals are pricy. What did you expect? Walliser kane is a very nice restaurant with extremely good shchnitzel und pommes. Off course it is cooked in butter that's the point! And I really find the prices average...More

Thank François P
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Restaurant Details

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