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Trattoria aroma

Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 261 32 61
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carbonara” (6 reviews)
“anti pasta” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

After a hard day's work you want to eat something, something that tastes well but also fills the stomach. I looked for Italian restaurants and this one came up. No regrets choosing for this particular restaurant! Although hard to find, since it's on the first...More

1  Thank vwhartong
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The trattoria amore is a classical Italian restaurant. Roman cuisine, home made pasta, white table cloth, great good looking service. We started with a small salad, had Spaghetti Vongole and Tiger Prawns with mediterranean vegetable. All prepared with lots of care and very tasteful. The...More

1  Thank swisspigs
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh ingredients, impeccably prepared. Recommend the buffalo mozzarella-the tomatoes tasted like summer. Cacio e pepe was delicious-pasta perfectly cooked with wonderful flavors. Not too expensive for Switzerland. Highly recommend. Good for business-small restaurant, not noisy.

Thank Constance C
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Trattoria Aroma is a fantastic gem in Basel. Its located in the heart of base, in a small alley. Don't let you fool by the entrance, as its a small door that does not reflect what you will find inside. Inside, you will find...More

Thank Intihuasi
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The pasta didn't look home made, it just taste like at any normal restaurant. The carbonara was very thick and sticky, nothing special. We asked for the cheese which never arrived. All was really not with amore. Finally, the price was to high for that...More

1  Thank Massimo L
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Finding locations in Basel is not always easy and we struggled to locate this restaurant. Turns out we were actually on the street but hadn't located a street sign and there was a light out on the sign. Fortunately we looked up from the map...More

1  Thank JESVancouver_B_C_
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Heartwarming, simple, tasty and authentic! Quaint little restaurant with a rustic charm. no frills decor, but the food and wine was superb!

Thank bikerchick76
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I showed up 20 minutes before the restaurant opened for lunch and the manager happily sat me in the best seat in the house. I ordered the menu option for 28CHF which included salad, rigatoni carbonara and pear cream cake for dessert. FABULOUS. I honestly...More

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We visited here on a Saturday night. Disappointing really for the cost. Anti pasta was ok but for 70 francs for 4 people just too much. Pasta was home made but no sauce on it really. Ravioli was best on daily specials.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Small trattoria on the first floor - entrance next to the bazaar type shop look carefully - cozy trattoria. Pasta was relatively home fare, Roman style, with excellent attention to detail of cooking. Sauces were simple and showed high level skill in balancing the tastes...More

Thank CauponaConsul
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sattelgasse 3, Basel 4051, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 261 32 61
  • E-mail
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