Enjoy a truly French ambience in a former Basel prison

Monsieur Philippe Maire and his team are delighted to welcome you to the petite, historic and elegant hotel brasserie au violon. Traditional, refined and typical French cuisine that delight your palate, will be remembered alongside time enjoyed in its cozy surroundings.

You will adore the unique character of this former jailhouse, harmoniously converted into a charming hotel and lively brasserie. Thanks to its superb location in the heart of the old town, courteous, attentive staff, and excellent value for money, au violon is a special place to stay that offers its guests an exceptional gastronomic experience.

 

 

 

  • Lunch menu

    Monday, 24th February 2020
    Egg mimosa
    ***
    Sliced beef with mustard sauce, noodles and beans
    ***
    Caramel pudding


    with starter and dessert at CHF 37.-
    with starter or dessert at CHF 28.-

    The lunch menu is available from Monday to Friday: Mittagsmenü

  • Booking request

     

  • Location & opening hours

    hotel brasserie au violon
    Im Lohnhof 4
    4051 Basel
    Tel. 0041 61 269 87 11
    E-Mail

    Standortkarte


    Opening hours brasserie

    Monday - Saturday: 11.30 am - 11.45 pm
    Lunch served from 11.45 am - 2.00 pm
    Dinner served from 6.30 pm - 10.00 pm

     

    Easter 
    The hotel and brasserie are closed from April 10, 2020 up to and including April 13, 2020