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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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“mousse” (2 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“four courses” (3 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gundeldingerstrasse 505, Basel 4053, Switzerland
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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
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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
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had dinner with friends over here a few days ago. The staff was very friendly and the location is pleasant, but otherwise, I was profoundly disappointed - and I had been looking forward after reading so many good reviews. What I discovered: -You have...More

1  Thank Basiliska
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Located at the border of Basel and the Gundeli neighborhood. Easily accessible by public transport. The food is great with lots of regional traditional food in gourmet quality. They realy put their hearts in it from chasing down wine producers to even making their own...More

Thank Pascal R
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended by friends, we finally got to try this place: a thoughtfully decorated restaurant in a rather unassuming location. Inside the deco is a combination of classic 50s and 60s with a bountiful supply of handmade candles - a great location for a romantic date...More

Thank PaddyLenka
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Having read the reviews on TA, I looked on the restaurant's website a couple of days ago and tried to book a table for one this evening. Out of luck. Full. Having arrived at my accommodation later than expected to find that there were few...More

Thank bfltd0
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

if you search for nice atmosphere, awesome food and perfect service, you must go to Viertel-Kreis. best restaurant in town. needs reservation.

Thank Lara D
Reviewed 4 March 2017

It is not the first time that I come to Viertel-Kreis restaurant and I am always positively surprised by the food, the presentation and the friendliness of the staff! This time we had a great surprise menu. It started with a tasty sausage, on white...More

Thank Isabel S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Third dinner in this wonderful restaurant - one of the really few places in Basel that actually delivers on the promise of inventive local cuisine! Menu changes frequently and at least to me doesn't look nearly as good on paper - but just wait till...More

Thank VI K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, 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
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