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Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl

££££French, European,
Blumenrain 8 | Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 260 50 07
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
“lobster” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Central European
PRICE
££££
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Food
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LOCATION
Blumenrain 8 | Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its impossible to describe this dining experience by only a few words. You read reviews of an outstanding dinner and how eloquent the dinner setting is but you still can’t help but feel a little excited leading up to your dinner reservation. The best way...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rob K
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Rob K We would like to thank you for choosing our 3* Michelin stars rated Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl and for taking the time of reviewing your experience. Your feedback is very important for us and highly appreciated as we continuously strive to...More

Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

This place is TOP! You get the full colenary experience par excellence! Food, service and atmosphere are superb. The only thing to worry about is getting a table, as it’s difficult to get a table promptly due to high demand!More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank h3g3mony
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Your visit to the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois and to the Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl is highly appreciated and we sincerely value your gracious words regarding it. It is a great pleasure to read that we entirely met your expectations with...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for something special and unique in the region you are at the right address here. Wonderful, thoughtful food served by staff which really knows their business. Perfect surroundings and awesome view on the rhein.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank GastroKind
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mrs Roth We would like to thank you for choosing our 3* Michelin awarded restaurant Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl for a special and memorable experience and for taking the time of reviewing your visit. It is a great pleasure to read that you...More

Reviewed 25 November 2018

Wonderful dishes, pieces of art, all very tasteful and pretty. Three Michelin stars are well deserved. Excellent service. Comfortable chairs. Beautiful room. Difficult to find anything which is not good (like the table cloth fabric).More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank CharlesBern
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Dear CharlesBern It has been a great pleasure to welcoming and pamper you at our 3* Michelin rated Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl. From the ambiance and décor of the restaurant over the professional yet heartily and personal service to Chef Peter Knogl’s creativity in...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

This restaurant offers what a Michelin 3-star restaurant is expected to offer and more! I had the pleasure to have a lunch there on October 26. A few weeks before I emailed the restaurant. Ms. Vivien Loch helped me make a reservation and answered my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank takaqpay
LesTroisRois, Manager at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Dear takaqpay We thank you for choosing our Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl and for taking the time of reviewing your experience. It is a delight to read that we entirely met your expectations with our service and culinary staff’s high attention to detail, their...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Found myself in Basel for work and decided to treat myself when work was done. I'll keep it short. I was alone, a little worried about dining solo at a place like this. Everyone was so nice, laid back, and made me feel comfortable. Mickey...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Evan B
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Dear Evan Many thanks for your great feedback of your recent visit at the Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl. It was a pleasure for us to have you as our guest. Your comment is very important to us and we believe other travellers will also...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

This is an overdue review from 2017. I have had the pleasure of sampling the amazing cooking of around 10 3 Michelin Star Chefs so far and numerous other top tier Chefs. At this point, I can safely say that Cheval Blanc led by Chef...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Dominic L
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Dominic We would like to express our sincere delight for having had the pleasure of welcoming you at the Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl back in 2017. Feedbacks are essential for us as we continuously strive to meet guest’s expectations and we highly appreciate...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

This tiny restaurant is by far the biggest on beauty, service and taste. The tasting menu was beyond anything I have every eaten-- anywhere. The service perfect, the wine pairings- spot on! The chef made an appearance to thank diners and there is a small...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mellenb814
LesTroisRois, Geschäftsführer at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Mellen Thank you so much for having chosen our 3* Michelin awarded Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl and for taking your precious time of reviewing your experience. We are thrilled to read that we entirely met your expectations with our service and culinary staff’s...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

As with other reviews, this was an exceptional dining experience, the best we have ever had, even compared with other international Michelin Restaurants. Everything we tasted was a masterpiece. The service staff made us feel comfortable, relaxed and accommodated our food allergies (shellfish for one,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank oceanlover66
LesTroisRois, Manager at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear guest We would like to thank you for choosing our 3* Michelin rated Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl and for taking the time of reviewing your experience as well as for your valued recommendation. We are delighted to read that we entirely met your...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

complex, ever changing. had the full tasting menu and every bite was a different amazing bite. even the soup in a bowl had altering taste and texture. very delicate, well designed and planned for the depth of taste, every bite has 4,5 different stages of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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LesTroisRois, Manager at Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear Guest Thank you very much for having chosen our historic hotel with a young heart for your dinner and for your kind words reviewing it. It is a great pleasure to read that you fully enjoyed the superb creations of Chef Peter Knogl in...More

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There is no obligatory tipping in Switzerland. However, when presented with outstanding service we usually round up. For example, at Cheval Blanc the fare was $230 CHF (X2), and $100 for wine pairing. So we left $660. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
French, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blumenrain 8 | Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 260 50 07
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  • This restaurant is at Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
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