Our bistro team welcomes you for coffee, croissants, lunch 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.

Your event

Are you planning a birthday party with a cozy aperitif or a banquet for your company event?
We would be delighted to welcome you in the beautiful courtyard of the museum or in our modern bistro room.

We are Swisstainable

We are part of the sustainability program Swisstainable and classified at Level I – committed. The sustainability program Swisstainable unites businesses and organizations along the entire Swiss tourism sector. With our participation, we commit ourselves to continuous sustainable business development, pursue measures in the field of sustainability and thus make a concrete contribution to a sustainable Swiss tourism.

Opening hours

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


St. Alban-Graben 16
CH-4010 Basel
Tel. +41 61 271 55 22
Mail bistro@kumubs.ch