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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).



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


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.


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!



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


Fondue am Fluss

Basel Zentrum

Enjoy special moments in the comfortably decorated winter pavilion directly on the river on the terrace of the Sorell Hotel Merian. Reserve your table for the Christmas dinner, the company party or private rounds in the middle of Basel.


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