My 11 Best Fondue In Basel

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| By : Christine
I’m a retired 65 years old and I live in western Paris. Born in Alsace, I have always lived in this beautiful region of eastern France. Passionate about travel, culture and literature. Find me on Linkedin.

Hello les amis !

Do you know fondue?

It’s a dish that comes straight from Switzerland.

I discovered this dish in this country and decided to make you a top of the best restaurants specialized in the matter.

See you soon!

Christine

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My 11 Best fondue in Basel  (My 2023 List)

Below is my personal selection of the top 11 Best fondue in Basel :

11. Walliser Kanne – 4.2 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Gerbergasse 50
  • Phone :+41 61 261 70 17

My personal opinion:

Immersing in the charming, rustic atmosphere, I indulged in the delicious fondue at this traditional Swiss hotspot, a memorable treat that I recommend to you. Be aware of the pricey tap water and more upscale costs, which might tarnish the experience if you’re budget-conscious

Christine

10. Elsbethenstübli – 4.2 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Elisabethenstrasse 34
  • Phone :+41 61 272 11 05

My personal opinion:

The fondue at this casual Swiss restaurant was authentic and delicious, creating a charmingly earthy experience, making you feel right at home. If you’re seeking a more elegant dining experience, this might not be the ideal place.

Christine

9. Steinbock – 4.2 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Centralbahnstrasse 19
  • Phone :+41 61 272 73 05

My personal opinion:

In the restaurant “Steinbock”, I relished a good fondue with a surprise touch of garlic. You should brace yourself for the not-so-great coffee and book in advance.

Christine

8. Löwenzorn – 4.3 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Gemsberg 2
  • Phone :+41 61 261 42 13

My personal opinion:

Eating a fondue at this traditional Swiss restaurant was good, though the unexpectedly strong white wine flavor may not be for everyone. Be aware, as a fellow tourist, there was a slight hiccup with overbilling, and ensure to confirm your bill total.

Christine

7. Wacker Fonduestübli – 4.4 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Münsterplatz
  • Phone :+41 79 632 97 67

My personal opinion:

Here was a festive atmosphere, the fondue at this restaurant was top-notch, offering a good lunch; make sure to reserve ahead though, as it’s quite popular. Be aware that the pricing is a bit steep and it might feel pricey, especially if you’re looking to save a bit.

Christine

6. Tellplatz 3 – 4.4 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Tellplatz 3
  • Phone :+41 61 500 59 02

My personal opinion:

This place offered an amazing fondue and lovely outdoor seating, but I found it slightly crowded and the non-fondue items limited. If you’re after authentic fondue, though, it’s worth the wait!

Christine
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5. Schafeck – 4.4 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Schafgässlein 7
  • Phone :+41 61 681 12 98

My personal opinion:

Dining at this place, I was captivated by the authentic local charm and pleasant fondue, though I was initially taken aback when they preferred larger groups. You’ll love the experience, just make sure to book ahead!

Christine

4. Baracca Zermatt – 4.5 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Binningerstrasse 14
  • Phone :+41 61 564 66 99

My personal opinion:

The fondue was remarkable, and the ability to try different varieties added a unique twist to the experience. The ambiance felt crowded and a bit noisy. Ensure you make an early reservation, as this place is extremely popular.

Christine

3. Patschifig – 4.6 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Uferstrasse 40
  • Phone : +41 78 694 12 10

My personal opinion:

I was captivated by the urban atmosphere and had one of the best cheese fondues in this restaurant, making it a must-visit. I must warn you, the location is less than ideal and they might overcharge, be vigilant.

Christine

2. Rhyschänzli – 4.7 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Lichtstrasse 9
  • Phone : +41 61 272 23 23

My personal opinion:

A good fondue at this spot, accompanied by friendly staff and a visually appealing, delicious spread of food. I caution you – the wine selection, though quite good, could be a bit overwhelming for some.

Christine

1. Wirth‘s Huus GmbH – 4.9 / 5

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  • Category: Restaurant
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Canton : Basel-Stadt
  • City: Basel
  • Address: Colmarerstrasse 10
  • Phone : +41 61 381 85 95

My personal opinion:

Experiencing the best fondue cheese in Basel was an absolute pleasure, and the friendliness of the staff made it even more memorable. The establishment could just improve the communication of its opening hours 🙂

Christine

Here I am at the end of my top!

I hope you’ve enjoyed it, and don’t hesitate to stop by when you’re in the city.

Christine



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