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Restaurant Veronica Rhybadhysli Breiti

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European, Swiss, Central European
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St. Alban-Rheinweg 195, Basel 4052, Switzerland
+41 61 311 25 75
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 00:00
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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

In full honesty one should say the setup and location on the banks of the Rhine are absolutely great. You do feel compelled to get a table when seeing the entrance, especially at twilight time when all the nice lights are lit and make the place look positively special. Then things take quite a turn. I ordered Coq au vin... More 

Thank GenevaJules
Havelock, New Zealand
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Sitting on a hot summer day above the Rhine in a cool breeze having a light alcoholic drink (like a Hugo), blink into the sun - and life is fun! They cook excellent light meals, salads and special cold soups in a tiny kitchen.If you intend to have dinner there you should better call for a reservation.

Thank gunnar h
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting place, a combination of rhineswimming and light lunch. Food is quite expensive and hardly has anything really interesting (though nothing bad either). You can go swimming in the middle of coffeebreak, they also have changing rooms. Evening view is really nice. Would really be good if they had more food choices and skyhigh prices.

1 Thank Olga M
Basel, Schweiz
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Just a beautiful place to spend time on a sunny day. You sit on the Rhine River just across from the Roche Tower, Basel's new landmark. Relax and enjoy the boats and vessels lfoating by - yes, even the swimmers. You can just have a drink or order meals throghout the day.

Thank RitaBasel
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Veronica used to be good. It is not anymore. It is expensive, and the food is of poor quality for the money. The location however is great, especially for sunsets. And the bar ist the much better deal. Same location, same view, and the chocolate cake or meatloaf you can get there are good value for money.

Thank Boris K
Basel, Switzerland
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

I used to not eat here because the menu was so limited. Now I tried their more upscale (if still limited) menu and was terribly disappointed. I had pork filet with Wasabi sauce and was served a big chunk of meat (actually 2), that was covered in a brown gelatinous mass (42 CHF). The side? A form-shaped semi circle mountain... More 

3 Thank Bruderhals
Geneva, Switzerland
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318 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Menu looks pretty ok. Prices a bit too high. We had only a drink. Venue is fantastic. Service was ok. We'll definitely be back for a lunch asap.

Thank EtiennE111
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99 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

It's nice during daytime! More of a place to take a coffee or something small to eat or simply a drink while you enjoy the sun. As a restaurant there's more to wish, but as a place to hang out at during summer it's super!

Thank F-valley
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2013

The restaurant has a fantastic location, you're sitting on a plattform above the river and from up there you have a nice sourround view of the city. Nevertheless, my experience was very unpleasant - an over-eager waiter more or less ruined the evening for us. 1. He was very pushy, didn't ask if we would like to drink some wine,... More 

3 Thank KittyWalker
Basel, Switzerland
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104 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2012

Best open air restaurant experience on the Rhine. Terrific food, but need to pay in cash. Good weather required and you can swim directly on the level below the restaurant in the Rhine current on the spot.

1 Thank RWJanssen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Swiss, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Alban-Rheinweg 195, Basel 4052, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 311 25 75

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?