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Cafe Bar Elisabethen

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Vorstädte
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Elisabethenstrasse 10 -14, Basel 4051, Switzerland
+41 61 272 03 43
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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287 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Montreal
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127 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 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

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Poole, United Kingdom
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775 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 317 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 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 arches.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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79 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 only frustration, don’t expect any good food. It is not but, but plainly “standard”, the... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2012

This restaurant specialises in traditional swiss food, particularly rosti which is available with a wide choice of topping. We chose another swiss favourite, namely raclette, which was prepared in the kitchen rather than at the table, but arrived just as fresh and delicious, and was served in follow-on portions to ensure the cheese was at optimum temperature. I can recommend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?