Restaurants and bars
Baden has everything, not least of all good food. Do you feel like some home-style cooking, or are you more in the mood for Asian or Mexican? Or would you like to try a Spanischbrödli?
You can find all the information you need about Baden’s restaurants and specialities at the touris office Info Baden.
Insider tip: Lunch at Villa Boveri
Enjoy a delicious lunch in the tastefully decorated former family residence of Walter Boveri, co-founder of Brown, Boveri & Cie. A visit to the villa gardens will round off your visit perfectly. www.abb-wfs.ch
The Isebähnli city bistro is situated between the train station and the Old Town and has a small, enchanting garden. Isebähnli is the place for you if you like a bit of atmosphere with your food and want a good hearty meal. You can also listen to live music from October to May. There’s fabulous jazz every Monday.
Bahnhofstrasse 10, Tel. +41 56 222 57 58, www.stadtbistro.ch
Rebstock is a small,down-to-earth restaurant in an historical building in one of the nicest areas of Baden’s lower Old Town. It is also a local pub with seating for 30, a bar and a cosy garden restaurant. The food is simple and good. You can choose between traditional Swiss, Mediterranean and Indian dishes.
Untere Halde 21, Tel. +41 56 221 12 77, www.rebstockbaden.ch
Restaurant Spedition is located in the former industrial area of the washing machine manufacturer Merker. In the converted logistics building where machines and devices used to be packaged, chefs now put their heart and soul into making creative combinations of Swiss and Asian cuisine.
Bruggerstrasse 37, Tel. +41 56 282 60 00, www.spedition-baden.ch
Cosy bars, classic pubs or Mediterranean-style gardens promise a bit of relaxation and indulgence after a shopping spree, or for a refreshing aperitif.
The garden with its chestnut trees used to belong to Baden’s Müller Brewery. Enjoy an after-work drink under the open sky or a nightcap on a mild summer evening.
Dynamostrasse 6, Tel. +41 79 598 50 32, www.biergartenbaden.ch
Hirschli is said to be the most beautiful bar in Baden: in any case, it’s certainly one of the most popular bars around. Innovative architecture, a colourful mix of guests and a gigantic deer that reigns supreme. The Sushi Box creates a lively atmosphere on the garden terrace in winter. In summer, it turns into an urban chill-out zone.
Badstrasse 9, Tel. +41 56 210 089 55, www.hirschli.ch
The Panorama Lounge with its direct view of Stein Castle is guaranteed to put you in a holiday mood. With chilled-out music, a relaxed atmosphere, cool drinks and refined snacks, it’s a great place to meet for a drink after work.
Mellingerstrasse 22, Tel. +41 56 200 94 60, www.linde-baden.ch
Rossini Bar & Lounge
The Rossini Bar & Lounge is a meeting place for gourmets. The stylish atmosphere, high-end whisky, rum and cocktails as well as the selection of exquisite cigars invite guests to sit back and relax. Smoking is permitted at Rossini.
Haselstrasse 29, +41 56 222 08 81, www.rossinibar.ch
Torre offers a panoramic view of the city and its surroundings. The modern architecture and tasteful bar and restaurant design featuring top-quality materials is a pleasure to behold. The main drawcard is the open grill – and, of course, the menu with its exquisite grilled meat and shellfish dishes, for example.
Rütistrasse 3 a, Tel. +41 56 221 24 14, www.torre-baden.ch
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