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Roter Engel

Andreasplatz 15, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 261 20 07
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Andreasplatz 15, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Look, it's rustic, basic, interesting and above all quirky. A lovely cafe with pictures and paintings about angels in red or devils. It is not the typical polished cafe you'd look for. It's alternative and great. Food and drinks are just as rustic with influences...More

Thank Joann L
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Excellent cappuccino! Very friendly staff and a beautiful courtyard central to old Basel. Together with beautiful fall weather, who could ask for more!

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The "Red Angel" is in a quiet little cobblkestone square with a central fountain just off one of Basel's main shopping streets. It is very relaxed. One places and picks up one's orders form the counter. In the summer, there is a large outside terrace...More

Thank jarchcun
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Its just a beautyful place to be at one of the cutest corners of Basel City! If you are in Basel, you have to see it and try the new specialitys. Its New and clean, friendly and nice!

Thank jomB1460LI
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Café zum Roten Engel is located in an inner-courtyard close to the Markplatz. There are a lot of seats on the cobblestone courtyard and most seats have little throw blankets for customers. Inside, the seating is mostly old wooden tables and chairs and huge...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Nice and quite place for a quick place and coffee. Quite romantic with its lovely little square in the middle. Quite a local point of meeting

Thank Eirini S
Reviewed 23 June 2016

A lovely little square off the main center. A place to stop, have a drink, a bit to eat. Sometimes people are playing music. A place locals go on a Sunday.

Thank Paulsview
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We visited there while walking on Altstadt's streets. Nice live music sound came from in front of it. I guess it is student cafe because everybody was sitting with their notes. You should buy your order from inside and took your dished again to inside

Thank Secil K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stopped here with a couple friends for coffee and cake during an afternoon walk in the old part of town. The cobblestone square is quiet and charming--you can hear birds singing, as well as the buzz of your fellow patrons' conversations, many of whom...More

Thank jgreen2016
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

I went with four friends to this place. Staff was friendly and place had a nice atmosphere. Bier was really good. Some of us also wanted to eat but there were not many options. We took some vegetarian dish with bean, cheese and other vegetables....More

Thank Greg H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andreasplatz 15, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 20 07
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