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Restaurant Viertel-Kreis

$$ - $$$, European,
Gundeldingerstrasse 505, Basel 4053, Switzerland
+41 61 331 17 01
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gundeldingerstrasse 505, Basel 4053, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food! Great dishes involving seasonal and local produce, beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. they have a great drinks menu to go with the meal. I am definitely coming back! I can only recommend this place!

Thank goldfish0708
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Off the beaten path but easy to get to from tram 16. No English menu but waiters translated well enough. Goat cheese with melon was amazing and a must have. Other appetizer was veal meatball and that was also very good. We had salmon with...More

Thank Todinealone
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This place really is somewhere special. We were staying in Basel for a couple of days and enjoyed a simply wonderful dinner. Cyrill, the chef, is a young man of prodigious talent who produces dishes of wonderful flavour, beautifully presented which he tells you about...More

1  Thank TeaBagOSE
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Viertelkreis is our favorite restaurant in Basel. The service is always fantastic and friendly. The menu is fresh and creative. The atmosphere feels both casual and upscale at the same time. We were just there with visitors from out of town, all were impressed and...More

2  Thank KSchark
Reviewed 23 June 2018

A bit out of the way from Basel city, but well worth the trip. As with most Basel venues it was not obvious from the street but you are quickly tucked into a leafy outdoor space which is nice in the sun to enjoy a...More

Thank Hazel S
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The people working there must enjoy doing their job because they're very kind and helpful. The right measure between restraint and engagement. The food was presented very nicely. Vegetables, meat, everything was super tasty. We will go back there.

Thank Metaxos
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We spent a great evening there with amazing food. The staff were very friendly and accommodating when more of our friends unexpectedly turned up. Get them to pick the wine for you, we would never have thought of ordering what they recommended and it matched...More

Thank tripelle
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I organised an Apero with 3 course meal and drinks for 45 people. I chose Viertel Kreis as they source their food locally, the restaurant is smart and yet distinctive, the food high quality and they offered a complete price per head. Viertel Kreis more...More

1  Thank MST56
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is still one of the best in Basel. My wife and I go there once a month and are NEVER EVER disappointed!! Portions are generous and if a high quality, waitstaff is friendly, and the ambiance is cool. Even the simple Greek salad...More

Thank Bret S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Located a bit outside the normal areas, bit hidden. Nice place, nice interior and also nice terrace. Simple but cozy design. Staff is friendly and approachable, but service sometimes a bit slow. The owner is a very friendly guy, taking care of the guests. Food...More

Thank TandTSwitzerland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gundeldingerstrasse 505, Basel 4053, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 331 17 01
  • E-mail
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