Basel may be renowned for art and culture, but it is no less popular for revelry that continues into the night. HOT explores some popular Bars in Basel.
Basel has a very chilled out vibe. The excitement of the day continues well into the night. Basel boasts of some really trendy bars…groove to some great music with an eclectic mix of heady drinks.
Here’s what we recommend…
Bars in Basel, Switzerland
This is situated between Heuwaage and zoo, in the old walls of a water plant. During the day, you can enjoy simple and fresh Italian cuisine. But, it is the long bar with fine drinks and cocktails that will really take your breath away! The USP of the place lies in its large selection of cocktails. If the weather is good you may want to sit out. If you’re all set to dance, you will enjoy grooving to some great music here. Lounge with comfortable seating, lovely music, dimmed lights…relishing the flavours of Basel!
If you really want to get high…well, this is 105 meters above the city of Basel! Feel close to the sky even as you enjoy the spectacular view over the city of Basel. Bar Rouge offers cocktails for all tastes, be it sweet and creamy, spicy, sour, dry, or with or without alcohol. The place is known for its professional barkeepers who create wonderful drinks and the exact beverage to suit your taste..taking great pleasure in coming up with a cocktail, which meets discerning wishes and desires!
This popular hangout is located near the Kunsthalle and unique Tinguely Fountain. Since it is inside one of the city’s most important contemporary art venues, those connected to the world of art…as well as those who have an interest in collecting, seem particularly drawn to this beautiful place. While the arty interiors are surely pleasing and highly elegant…the USP is the cocktail menu..rich and appealing, with clearly the best mojitos and caipirinhas!
Get spoiled in a relaxed, lively and fun ambience! This wine bar in the middle of Kleinbasel has an extensive offering of over 100 wines sourced exclusively from Europe. This extensive wine list is updated regularly, and a selection of the wines is always available to enjoy by the glass. There are daily new wines to savour..something that a connoisseur would appreciate. Besides wine you’ll find a fine selection of short drinks – whiskey, rum, brandy, grappa and liqueurs. The salami and cheese specialties at the bar are also quite renowned!
If food followed by drinks is on the agenda..head here. What’s unique about this space is that all the dishes are served in the same size, allowing for more experimentation. The place is equally good for wine as well. Prime location, elite ambience…great food and wine. Sounds like a perfect evening?
Basel is a city that has much to offer. We are sure your days here will be packed with many delights. But, do not forget to explore Bars in Basel…they are the cherry on the cake!