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Best fondue in Basel

Basel isn't short of culinary attractions – raclette and fondue are winter classics, and a visit to the Christmas market is hardly complete without drinking a cup of mulled wine.

Raclette and fondue at the Christmas market

You'll also find a selection of Swiss specialities at the Christmas market, for example at Heinz Margot's famous Raclette Stube or in the Wacker Fonduestübli on the Münsterplatz (cathedral square).

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Elsbethenstübli

This cosy restaurant near Basel's SBB railway station specialises in cheese fondue, raclette and other quintessentially Swiss dishes.

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Fondue Stübli in the garden of Restaurant Kunsthalle

Warm up on a winter evening by eating a fine fondue in convivial surroundings. The cosy hut in front of the Kunsthalle gallery offers some variations on the theme of fondue in addition to its house special.

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Baracca Zermatt

From November to April, Baracca Zermatt brings the Alpine atmosphere of Zermatt to the Rhine. This romantic fondue hut offers rustic delicacies with a nostalgic ambience. Enjoy a typical Zermatt appetiser before tucking in to a tangy cheese fondue or an exquisite fondue chinoise: at Baracca Zermatt you can enjoy authentic mountain romance in the middle of Basel!

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Walliserkanne

This old-established Basel restaurant, located in the heart of the city, is renowned for its Valais specialities and other delicacies.

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kuuhl – Swiss Cooking

The Alpine restaurant “kuuhl” offers traditional recipes, some with a modern twist, at any time of the day – varied, healthy and diverse with a high proportion of organic ingredients.

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