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Restaurant Rubino

Luftgaesslein 1, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 333 77 70
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mousse” (3 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Luftgaesslein 1, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner with a friend 2 weeks ago, what for a perfect evening. Amazing service, food presentation, wine selection!!! Just lovely

Thank Iracema C
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Having moved to Basel quite recently, we are very keen to sample some of the great restaurants on offer. Rubino’s is in walking distance from our apartment so we thought we’d give it a go - and we certainly weren’t disappointed! The concept of the...More

Thank saroniago
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a 4 courses suprise dinner together with the propsed wine. All of it was really good. We even good to additional courses for free. I can absolutely recommend to go there.

Thank Christoph K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

When we booked we had no idea it was a surprise menu, so I was nonplussed when I asked see the menu. But do not fear! We were given the choice of fish, meat or vegetarian for starters and mains. Our fish starter - a...More

1  Thank Vicky U
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Rubino has a very nice concept of a surprise dinner, you only choose number of servings and if you want meat, fish or vegetarian. We went for 5 courses and let the wonderful Astrid in the staff be in charge and decide for us. She...More

Thank Hatten313
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We were a large party (9 people) on a professional dinner. Honestly, I did not have a very good experience at Rubino's. I will first mention the positive aspects and then my personal negative experience Positive - The food was OK, very fresh products and...More

Thank Esther Y
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My son & his partner had raved about this restaurant previously, so when he treated myself & Eileen when we came to visit him in Basel, I was delighted. We had the 3 course menu, in fact more like 5 courses, amuse bouche etc. 3...More

Thank patperry2016
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Most TripAdvisor reviews are written by visitors to a city and not by locals. We have realized that this skews the rating somewhat. We are locals who love this restaurant and have never been disappointed.

Thank hartmank
Reviewed 8 October 2017

As a somewhat picky eater, was slightly nervous about coming here, knowing that the only choices were a) number of courses, and b) meat/fish/veg for your starter and mains. Well, I needn't have worried. Excellent service was accompanied by intriguing food and I wouldn't hesitate...More

Thank Jockette
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We were there for a business dinner with a pretty large group. Service was very pleasant with a touch of humor (in Basel 😀). Set menu with choice of fish or meat. Starter an octopus carpaccio with special mousse: joy for the palate. Amuse bouche...More

Thank HendricusPraha
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16 June 2015|
Response from rubinobasel | Property representative |
Dear Frem3 Thanks for your interest. Yes, we offer gluten-free options. Just tell us when you book the table or when you arrive and our kitchen staff will prepare special courses for you. We would gladly welcome you soon... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luftgaesslein 1, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 333 77 70
  • E-mail
At Restaurant Rubino, Beat Rubitschungwelcomes people who like to consumeconsciously and value a sustainable lifestyle.Manuela Buser’s imaginative creationscouple light Mediterranean cuisinewith market fresh ingredients of regionaland organic provenience. Naturally,everything is made in-house. The lunchmenu varies with the seasons; at dinneryou are pampered with a surprise menu:Guests can choose between vegetarian,meat or fish and from 2 to 5 courses.For every course, the host recommendschoice wines from Switzerland and otherEuropean regions.
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