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Cafe Bar Elisabethen

Elisabethenstrasse 10 -14, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 272 03 43
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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8 Oct 2017
“Cafe at the church”
28 Aug 2017
“Great atmosphere, great coffee”
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$$ - $$$
Elisabethenstrasse 10 -14, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a small cafe at the side entrance to the Elizabethan church. There are sidewalk tables at the entrance and inside three wooden tables and chairs. Most guests during my visit were sampling a hot beverage and croissant. I tried a HUGE slice of...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This café probably offers the best value for money in Basel. Incredibly cakes and coffee, very good for lunch and dinner as well. They also have a nice selection of alcoholic drinks and you can enjoy a sundowner in front of a church.

Thank Hurumcine
Reviewed 21 June 2017

There are outdoor and indoor sitting. Outdoor sitting is very much weather dependent while indoor sitting will enjoy the peace as the setting is in a quiet church. Menu was simple and prices are reasonable, a good place to rest the legs or simply just...More

Thank Jerrytanhui
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Oh what a lovely little find. The young chap that served us was quick, witty & polite. Good coffee & a lovely meal, amazingly not bad prices for Switzerland. I had the Melenzana (Aubergine) dish & my partner had the tagliatelle bolognaise. Both of these...More

Thank patperry2016
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit! Combine with climbing stairs inside the church to see the city. Best coffee! They know how to serve it, happens not often!

Thank Nikmaxa21
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Cosy Café in a very genuine environment, in the Elisabethen-Church. Very friendly service and great coffee!

Thank Enjoyingtraveler42
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Only stopped in for a quick coffee. It was pretty decent coffee, probably one of the best I've had here so far, and you can sit outside in the sunshine on nice weather.

1  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 24 November 2014

I fell on this cute cafe on the corner of a church. If it's too cool to sit at the tables outside, head up to the second floor

1  Thank Seat11A
Reviewed 25 October 2014

I enjoyed sitting outside in the sunshine. The drinks were very reasonably priced and the staff were very friendly. To visit the restrooms you have to walk through the inside of the church which gives you a chance to appreciate the stained glass windows and...More

Thank Dorsetbruce
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Have you ever had lunch, coffee or tea in a church? Surrounded by naïve paintings of naked Madonnas? The experience by itself is worth the try, especially as it is set in the center of historic Basel, and makes for a nice break. Now, the...More

Thank michade
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  • Address: Elisabethenstrasse 10 -14, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Vorstädte
  • Neighbourhood: Vorstädte
  • Phone Number: +41 61 272 03 43
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