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Bonvivant

Zwingerstrasse 10, Basel 4053, Switzerland
+41 61 361 79 01
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
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European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Zwingerstrasse 10, Basel 4053, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed February 14, 2018

was a great diner with friends, the wine was excellent and the dishes so tasty. what is interesting is that the restaurant buys from local farmers and most is organic food.

Thank Amelle L
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a business dinner at this lovely restaurant. Everyone loved it. Great local food, very friendly staff and unique design of restaurant. I highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who loves fresh food!

Thank Fabienne D
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

There is no choice of food, they serve what is fresh in on that day. They do, however, offer an alternative to any course you do not want to eat. The food and service were of a high standard and most enjoyable. For me, the...More

Thank Bbpeg
Reviewed January 31, 2018

The concept of virtually no choice of food on a menu is liberating experience . The chef is willing to put his reputation on the line and work with best local and seasonal ingredients. On the evening we were there the food looked and tasted...More

Thank grwpl
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Perhaps a good test of a restaurant is whether you will remember any of the dishes in six months' time. The answer for Bonvivant is that although everything was good nothing was in any way memorable... except perhaps the layout and decor. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Andrikos
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Nice location and food, BUT.... Manager and staff are pushy and hard-selling which is disturbing. Babies are not welcomed, the manager was embarrassing a mum during desert that made her feel apologetic and as she had to leave or at least hurry - disturbing focus...More

1  Thank Martin K
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

You need a thick skin to handle the cold, rude behavior of the owner and staff towards anyone who isn't Swiss. The food was decent but served poorly - they served all the men first which is not proper etiquette and we were all laughing...More

Thank Bodaboda
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit to Bonvivant. My first being around a year ago, I had read all of the reviews before, and the Ines that say it's 'terrible' all talk about great food but, poor or rude service... On both visits this restaurants food...More

Thank JLouch28
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant! Locally sourced produce cooked with care and exquisitely presented. The host was charming and engaging. Oh and those cheeses!!

Thank simonmagnusn
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Great place, super host, outstanding food and wines. We had a great evening! But: what a shame they stubbornly refuse to serve tap water!

Thank Thomas A
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$57 - US$159
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zwingerstrasse 10, Basel 4053, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 361 79 01
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