Our theatre café is located at the top of the foyer, just behind Elisabethenkirche.

  • Tues. – Sun. 11 am – 11.30 pm
  • Closed on Mondays
  • Lunch menu offer
  • Outdoor and indoor seating
  • Accessible, wheelchair access adapted toilet via stage entrance

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Due to nationwide regulations as of 20. December 2021, the ‹2G› rules apply to our gastronomy. Food and drinks may only be consumed whilst seated at a table. 

There is no catering during intermissions.

Catering before performances:
• There is a mulled wine stand outdoors in front of the theatre.
• Indoors, we will serve you at your table.
• There is a limited offer of drinks and snacks.
• We will collect your bill at the table.

After performances, you are invited to visit the theatre café (open daily except Mon. until 11.30 pm).

Thank you for your understanding.

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The culinary theatre experience. 
Combine your visit to the theatre with a three course menu at the revamped Monteverdi bar at the heart of the theatre. This offer may be booked in combination with a performance ticket in the online ticket shop. Subscribers may book individually.

  • 3 courses including wine CHF 89.– / vegetarian or with meat
  • Start: 1 hour 30 minutes before the show 
  • With an introduction to the performance by the dramaturg at Monteverdibar, complimentary production programme 
  • Dessert during intermission or after the performance at the Theatre Café 

The dates for 21/22:

Restaurant Besenstiel is connected directly to Schauspielhaus.

  • Klosterberg 2, Basel
  • Tues. – Fri. 11.30 am – 2 pm and 6 pm – 12 am
    Sat. 6 pm – 12 am
  • Accessible, wheelchair access adapted toilet

Reservations: +41 (0)61 273 97 00

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Visitors to Theater Basel must present a valid Covid-19 certificate and wear a face mask in all our premises at all times. Please mind our protection plan. More