Tip Tuesday

  • La Pirarita – Mexican Restaurant

    La Pirarita – Mexican Restaurant

    La Pirarita is Basel’s not-so-hidden Mexican restaurant gem. It’s outside the historic downtown, on a busy street, and has an interesting webpage. Don’t be blinded, La Pirarita is considered the best Mexican restaurant in Basel (TexMex excluded) Food recommendations The Friday buffets are famous (discounts at lunch and music for […]

  • Fresh Pasta at Vapiano Italian Restaurant

    Fresh Pasta at Vapiano Italian Restaurant

    Try some home-made pasta that is cooked right in front of you at Vapiano’s two Basel location near Aeschenplatz and Claraplatz Vapiano is an Italian Restaurant chain that is known for various freshly cooked home-made pastas, pizzas, and dessert cakes. Both Basel locations are central, very nicely decorated, and offer […]

  • Corn on the Cob

    Corn on the Cob

    Not quite a historical Herbstmesse food delicacy, but certainly a long-time food stand in Basel, Switzerland: corn on the cob. You can find this stand at Messeplatz / exhibition square close to the free fall tower.   This TipTuesday was first published: November 3, 2015    Public Transport  » Station […]

  • Münsterplatz Magenbrot

    Münsterplatz Magenbrot

    Traditional Magenbrot at Herbstmesse on Münsterplatz in Basel, Switzerland from Confiserie Romé. This TipTuesday was published on October 27, 2015.   Public Transport  » Stations Marktplatz, Schifflände, Kunstmuseum     GPS-Address Marktplatz 4001 Basel Switzerland    Click on Map for directions All images in this article are © by Basel […]

  • Sweet Chestnut chocolate pralinés

    Sweet Chestnut chocolate pralinés

    Läderach offers Sweet Chestnut chocolate pralinés in Basel and throughout Switzerland. Try this limited Swiss chocolate edition with a seasonal taste until the end of October 2015. Läderach has several stores in Basel i.e. at the trainstation SBB, Marktplatz, and in Klein Basel near the Mittlere Brücke. This TipTuesday was […]

  • Heissi Marroni

    Heissi Marroni

    Heissi Marroni are a common “snack” throughout Basel, Switzerland when it gets cold. Try them once! If you’re worried that you might not like them, try the smallest portion. After all, you might like them! Sometimes they are really hot. That makes them perfect in cold weather, but requires you […]

  • King of Darkness at Papa Joe’s

    King of Darkness at Papa Joe’s

    The “King of Darkness” burger meal at Papa Joe’s – fries, sauce & a black burger bun limited edition for CHF 29.90 until November 10, 2015. This TipTuesday was published on October 6, 2015.   Public Transport  » Tram stations Barfüsserplatz or Theater     Address Papa Joe’s Barfüsserplatz/Stadtcasino Steinenberg […]