The bar where you’ll want to spend your summer

It's time to check out what's going on in Basel-Land! Those who will dare to make it behind the dam on the Kraftwerk Island won't regret it! Cafe-Bar la Strada trailers set up home in the shade of old trees. It is now the favorite meeting point of all sun worshippers and dolce farniente believers. … Continue reading The bar where you’ll want to spend your summer

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A Private Chef In Your Kitchen!

Some of you may be pros at throwing dinner parties… others may be intimidated… juggling with the cooking while entertaining guests can sometimes be a bit stressful and turn into a culinary nightmare! Well, guess what! The secret to happy hosting is to get someone else to do the hard work! My Little Basel has … Continue reading A Private Chef In Your Kitchen!

Sunday brunch, sunshine and countryside… what else?

Surprising, hidden, along the Rhine, a breeze in the hair, verdant spot, deck chairs, fresh homemade food, Sunday brunch, afternoon drinks, summer chill, cool restaurant, sunshine... Sometimes pictures are worth more than a thousand words! Scroll down, get there asap and enjoy! Opening hours: from March to December Mo–Tu: from 11am to 6pm (closes at 2:30pm in case of … Continue reading Sunday brunch, sunshine and countryside… what else?

Gastronomic Experience!

There is a newcomer in the red light district! The Roter Bären, a gastronomic yet casual restaurant, opened doors this summer on Ochsengasse. The Roten Bären's plates are beautiful, creative and delicious. The menu concept is quite unique. Instead of having starters, main courses etc., all dishes are served with the same portion size. You … Continue reading Gastronomic Experience!

Let’s brunch at Smuk!

New "coup de cœur" for a great brunch spot! Smuk is a cute and cosy place, full of light and fresh flowers. On Fridays & Saturdays, brunch is à la carte with 3 options: veggie, fish or meat. Scramble eggs with crème fraîche are to die for! On Sundays, it's brunch buffet. Smuk is the ideal spot for a relaxed … Continue reading Let’s brunch at Smuk!

Pop-Up Fondue in the World of Troubadours

Once again, Kleinhüningen is the place to go! A unique pop-up restaurant settled in Holzpark Klybeck for a few months. La Tour Vagabonde is a classic Shakespeare Tower, 11-meter high, that can be built or taken apart in just a couple of days! If you are in the mood for fondue, La Tour Vagabonde is definitely the best … Continue reading Pop-Up Fondue in the World of Troubadours

New Restaurant on the Block

Ta daaa! Here it is! Brand new and beautiful restaurant! Zum Onkel opened in Klein Basel a couple of weeks ago. The Uncle only cooks with seasonal products. The menu changes everyday! Polenta-lasagna with cherry tomatoes, leeks and capers... wild boar ribs with Hokkaido pumpkin sauce and Venere black rice... Pineapple tarte tatin with homemade red berry sorbet... … Continue reading New Restaurant on the Block

Sunday Brunch straight out of Pinterest

It's a cute bar & coffee shop you don't expect to find there, hidden on a quiet street of Klein Basel.  Cafébar Salon got a facelift over the summer and just reopened with a fresh new look. Each one of the successive rooms now has a unique interior design. Trendy look with simple wooden tables, benches and exposed vintage bulbs in the front room; walls covered of … Continue reading Sunday Brunch straight out of Pinterest

Basel in the country…

Are you craving for some nature? No need to book a flight or get stuck for hours in traffic to escape the city! Just go for a walk and follow the old train tracks along the Rhein towards Kleinhüningen. After a 20-minute walk, you'll reach a colourful container-bar: Patschfig. As soon as you'll walk through the door, you'll enter an … Continue reading Basel in the country…

Brunch for Hipsters and Heidis…

A Sunday just isn't complete without brunch with friends! Brunch in Basel may not be an institution... yet... but La Fourchette is one of the great spots in Klein Basel about to prove the critics wrong! La Fourchette is homey and unfussy with a healthy hipster vibe. On Sundays, brunch is served to a packed-out house.  There’s a long … Continue reading Brunch for Hipsters and Heidis…