Our bistro team welcomes you for breakfast, lunch, or a coffee and dessert and will help you organize your reception or private event. With the unostentatious modern elegance of its interior, the Kunstmuseum’s bistro lends an exclusive air to occasions of all kinds.

The bistro boasts a spacious dining room, a lounge, and an outdoor seating area in the Kunstmuseum's inner courtyard for use in fair weather. The restaurant seats up to 180 guests. The menu includes snacks as well as full meals and caters to a variety of tastes and dietary needs. The bistro team is more than happy to arrange a special menu for your party or function—please do not hesitate to discuss your wishes and needs with us.

Opening hours

Mo closed
Tu 09.00AM–07.00PM
We 09.00AM–09.00PM
Th–Su 09.00AM–07.00PM

Jan, 1 2023

10.00AM–07.00PM – (New Year's Day)

Feb, 27 2023

closed – (Basel Carnival)

Feb, 28 2023

closed – (Basel Carnival)

Mar, 1 2023

closed – (Basel Carnival)

Jun, 12 2023

08.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 13 2023

08.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 14 2023

08.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 15 2023

11.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 16 2023

12.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 17 2023

12.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)

Jun, 18 2023

09.00AM–07.00PM – (Art Basel)


St. Alban-Graben 16
CH-4010 Basel
Tel. +41 61 271 55 22