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Restaurant Marathon Ethiopien

Elsaesserstrasse 83 | Near Dreirosenbrücke tram stop, Basel 4056, Switzerland
+41 61 691 05 03
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  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
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“bread” (2 reviews)
“tram stop” (2 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
Elsaesserstrasse 83 | Near Dreirosenbrücke tram stop, Basel 4056, Switzerland
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

So, the good or better said great thing is the food. The two of us had the marathon dish which is a 3 course menu for two or more through the Ethiopian kitchen. Eating with your hands, bread and amazing food!! Must try! 65 CHF...More

1  Thank Renehorsch
Reviewed 7 December 2016

You need to stop at tram stop Dreirosenbrücke (tram 1, 14, 8) and walk 15 meters with the Dreirosenbrücke (the bridge) behind you. Once you pass the crossroads, you stay on the left side near the BASF/Novartis building and the Marathon restaurant is just there....More

1  Thank Aladji A
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Restaurant is now located on Horburgstrasse 15. Service is very kind, helpful and easygoing. We sat at terrace and enjoyed delicious traditional food. Portions are really big and supported by very tasty bread. This place is really a treasure in gastroworld of Basel.

1  Thank Karolina W
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This place is just great! Lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff, and Ethiopian food of great quality. We had the Marathon special, which is a tasting platter – and everything was perfect. The only problem was that it was too much food for the two of...More

1  Thank Lommelun
Reviewed 1 October 2015

As a previous reviewer pointed out - this restaurant can be found at Offenburgerstrasse 32 4057 Basel Telefon 061 691 05 03 .... (Google/Trip Advisor has many different addresses ... ignore them!) A very friendly restaurant, with good food and friendly service. Great to go...More

1  Thank BillSteve
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Thats because the Restaurant called Marathon is - and has been for some time - located at Offenburgerstrasse 32 4057 Basel Telefon 061 691 05 03 On the corner of Offenburgerstrasse and Breisacherstrasse, as someone pointed out, in Kleinbasel near Bläsiring. Now that that is...More

Thank Plesiosaur
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Marathon is an Ethiopian restaurant located in a residential neighbourhood about a 2 minute walk away from the Blaesiring tram stop on the Number 8 tram. My food was very good, portions plentiful, and the price was very reasonable. Nice outdoor seating in a quiet...More

2  Thank Electroburger
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  • Address: Elsaesserstrasse 83 | Near Dreirosenbrücke tram stop, Basel 4056, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 691 05 03
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