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Caffetteria Da Graziella

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Dornacherstrasse 283, Basel 4053, Switzerland
+41 61 692 49 39
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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Suggested by my taxi driver, great coffee and pastries. A great way to start the day. Friendly helpful staff make you feel like you've lived round the corner for years!

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Thank Richard C
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

You are greeted in Italian, and the bar really feels like you are in Italy. The coffee and broiche are great.

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Thank Kim P
Basel, Schweiz
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The service in Kleinbasel is excellent and always friendly. Their Pastries are very good and very authentic Italian. The Espresso is also the best in town.... When you are there you feel like you are in Italy....

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Thank Basel_Runner_1970
Basel, Switzerland
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Visited da Graziella in Kleinbasel. In general al nice locations with nice atmosphere but in Kleinbasel - very unfriendly staff with arrogant attitude - personnel unhappy being disturbed by customer - exagerated prices - food has medium quality and could be more italian style Overall no recommendation due to service and prices.

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3 Thank Travelexpeditions
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We found this cafeteria by coincidence since it was located close to our hotel. It is a small cafeteria with few tables inside and outside. All clients were at that moment Italian and the place was full with people standing, drinking coffee and speaking to each other. It gave me somehow a warm and family atmosphere. We tried the cannoli... More 

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Thank Lampros P
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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291 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Just moved into the area and saw that this place was open on a Sunday morning. Headed down and got a few croissants and another pastry to take away. It was all quite good and fresh. Will definitely go back.

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Thank Melanie R
Basel, Switzerland
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This is a real secret find! We just moved to the area and thought we'd check it out on a Sunday morning. Having grown up in Switzerland I am used to quite a lot of dissapointing coffee places which have a good location or good potential but then waste it with the same boring coffee and boring gipfels/baked goods. Da... More 

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1 Thank tonofbasel
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

If you want to eat awesome cornetti (Italian croissants), this is the place to go. They are like.. Perfect. There's three others shops in Basel.

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1 Thank Francois T
Basel
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2012 via mobile

Service in Switzerland is not fantastic but in this place I was treated as I was the less welcomed person there. So, I am Italian and in Italy for a croissant and a cappuccino, you pay less than three euro and the waitress is not treating you as the worst enemy. I know I cannot compare the prices, Switzerland is... More 

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5 Thank Bulba
Rome, Italy
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2012

This caffetteria is inspired to italian breakfast bars. The pastries (cornetti) are different from the industrial made ones that you find at Starbucks. I suspect they make pastries but I'm not sure. Cappuccino and coffee are great. The owners are sicilian and they offer "tavola calda". The quality of tavola calda is medium, I think that if you are lucky... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, European
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Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dornacherstrasse 283, Basel 4053, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 692 49 39

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