Insider tips from Basel: top events, competitions and special offers

Sign up now

Sunday brunch

Here you can find out where late risers can sample a sumptuous Sunday brunch.

Villa Merian

Dine like the well-known Basel couple Christoph and Margaretha Merian used to do. Every first Sunday of the month, a hearty brunch is served in the Villa Merian including bread, croissants, egg dishes, cheese, fruit and vegetables straight from the garden. The latter can be seen on a post-brunch stroll through the Merian Gardens.

Details

Kunsthalle

All of Basel comes together at the Kunsthalle restaurant, including for brunch on selected Sundays. Enjoy all-you-can-eat scrambled eggs, salmon, various bread rolls, cold cuts and much more, with a glass of Prosecco to round off a relaxed start to your Sunday.

Details

Chez Jeannot

Whether you prefer to sit on the terrace next to the Rhine or inside surrounded by Jean Tinguely’s graphics, at Chez Jeannot you can enjoy a brunch of croissants, jams, fruit and cheese arranged on a cake stand. A visit to Museum Tinguely – of which Chez Jeannot is part – is a great experience for the whole family. Did you know that we offer a brunch tour leading here on Sundays?

Details

Alte Markthalle

The old market hall in Basel is where people come to chat, shop and, on Sundays, enjoy an extensive brunch. You can assemble your own perfect breakfast from the many different food stands, then sit down and enjoy it at a table of your choice in the centre of the hall.

Details

Bistro Reithalle

Inmitten des barocken Wenkenparks, umgeben von mächtigen alten Bäumen, liegt die Reithalle Wenkenhof. Im Bistro Reithalle findet jeden Sonntag ein ausgiebiger Brunch mit saisonalen Speisen und Getränken statt.

Details

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois

The brunch buffet at the 5-star hotel Les Trois Rois has everything you could wish for. Every Sunday, help yourself from a wide selection in a relaxing ambience. As well as the traditional breakfast, the brasserie offers a wide choice of savoury dishes and a big selection of homemade patisserie.

Details

Crescenda

A large brunch is served every Sunday at Bistrot Crescenda at Bundesstrasse 5. You can help yourself from the brunch buffet and make yourself at home in the beautiful Jugendstil setting. If you don't want meat or cheese for breakfast, Crescenda can offer you a vegan brunch on request.

Details

DASBREITEHOTEL

A very special brunch. From freshly prepared fried egg with roesti and seasonal specialities such as marinated asparagus through to sumptuous cold-cut and cheese platters. Then there's a finger-food assortment plus house-made birchermüesli, chocolate mousse and fruit tarts.

Details

Depot Deli

Situated between the Vitra Schaudepot by Herzog & de Meuron and the fire station by Zaha Hadid, the Depot Deli offers meals prepared fresh each day, featuring a varied menu and high-quality, natural ingredients. Every Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. the Depot Deli offers a brunch with regional produce.

Details

Design & Lifestyle Hotel Nomad

For late risers, the Design & Lifestyle Hotel Nomad offers a relaxed brunch on Sundays with cold and hot dishes from the buffet. You can order a range of egg dishes too.  

Details

Frühling

Come and enjoy a fresh brunch daily, using only the best ingredients, at Café Frühling on Feldbergstrasse. As well as the brunch menu, the Frühling serves premium-quality coffee that is not to be missed.

Details

Hirscheneck

You can enjoy a delicious and extensive breakfast every Sunday at the Hirscheneck in Basel. The restaurant offers a choice of breakfast menus, covering every option from meat and cheese to vegan. Brunch is served until 3.00 p.m. and, on fine days, sunshine is included.

Details

Kohlmann’s

At this restaurant that serves Alsatian tartes flambées and hearty regional dishes during the week, you can now enjoy a brunch buffet on Sundays. Scrambled eggs, fried eggs, sausages and cheese – or maybe you prefer fish? Enjoy your meal! By the way, Kohlmann’s is located directly next to the Historisches Museum (Museum of Local History) and the Spielzeug Welten Museum (Toy Worlds Museum). Whether before or after brunch – they’re both worth a visit.

Details

La Fourchette

You can enjoy breakfast every day until the afternoon at the cosy Cafe La Fourchette on Klybeckstrasse. An extensive brunch is served here every Sunday. The first Sunday brunch of the month has a "Vinyl Brunch" theme and is an opportunity to get some musical inspiration while you eat.

Details