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Sweet Basil

Baeckerstrasse 19, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
+41 44 240 33 55
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
15 Jan 2018
“Fantastic Thai food!”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Baeckerstrasse 19, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick bite as we were going to watch a movie nearby. Food was great and very tasty! Service was extremely friendly and welcoming, which makes a huge difference in ZH! Will be back.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff present you with lashings of great Thai food, from tasty curries served in a coconut shell to delicious noodles straight from the wok. The place is 5 minutes from Selnau station and, handily, 2 minutes from the Metropol cinema. So...More

Thank sprant
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Authentic Thai dishes, arranged with a passion for food and design. Not the typical take away, but rather a place to relax with friends and have a good time eating and drinking. Although the place is rather small it doesn't feel uncomfortable. The staff is...More

Thank Tobias W
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Since years i considered the Bang Thai as the best thai palce in Zürich. But now, I've a new faovrite. Probably the best Phad Thai I ever had in Zürich. Also very nice red curry with beef and fresh pineapple. The fried rice was not...More

Thank gebizzle
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The food is very good, an authentic explosion of flavors! Very nice place with a sympatic staff! I recommend!!

Thank claudia m
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Without a doubt, the best Thai food I've tasted so far. Cozy space, Very friendly staff... A place to be in, as much as possible.

Thank Pedro S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

It was an evening during the week. There were not so many people and suddenly I was alone. So I understand that they prefer to close early when nobody is around, but they basically threw me out even though they advertised closing time was 1hour...More

Thank Lali T
Naphat W, Owner at Sweet Basil, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

We are so sorry that our service did not meet your expectation and thank you so much for your review. We will try our best to improve our service with in a near future. We will review our early closing protocal and hopefully will once...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent though the service was a bit erratic. We ordered mostly off the menu and they were so accommodating. Yam woon sen, pad ga prao, and morning glory were fabulous!

Thank AmanJunkieBoston
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We try Sweet Basil after some tips of people that had already been there. It has been an excellent evening, in a very nice and cozy place, I have tried a super qualitative food, also very good in the way it is presented. You feel...More

Thank ottantagiorni
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Cosy and small restaurant with a fresh twist to classical Thai food. Good service. Clear recomendation

Thank D D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baeckerstrasse 19, Zurich 8004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 240 33 55
  • E-mail
In Sweet Basil Restaurant we offer healthy, tasty and affordable Thai dishes, centrally located in the heart of Zurich. It is a pleasure to prepare cook and serve our dishes to the customer just like the way we do back home.
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