Wine bar in the middle of Kleinbasel

The bar with salami and cheese specialties and over 100 wines can be found in the heart of the old town of Kleinbasel on Rheingasse. The extensive offerings and lively atmosphere make the Consum an uncomplicated meeting point. Whether it’s the fresh lunch at noon, sweet temptations in the afternoon or a convivial aperitif in the evening - Consum will spoil you.

Our offer

A cool Volta Bräu or a white wine? A plateau, colourfully mixed according to your choice, or a portion of olives? Discover our specialities and arrange your favourite aperitif yourself.

Opening hours

Currently closed until and including 21 August.

Mon to Sat from 11.00 a.m.
Sunday from 14.00 hrs

We do not accept reservations. However, we will be happy to help you find the right place on site.


Enjoy a hot soup or one of our homemade sandwiches with lunch. Whether pumpkin with brie, jersey blue blue cheese or salami nostrano with porcini mushrooms - they are all fresh, delicious and healthy.

Shop Offers

We bring the south to Basel, so you can take it home. We offer a selection of our Mediterranean specialties for sale in our Consum shop at the bar - from olive oil, through to Cantucci and Celestino.

Summer bar at the Rhine, 30.05.-31.08.

During summer we are there where you are: Directly on the banks of the river Rhine, in front of the Krafft terrace and along the lively boardwalk. With cold drinks and Volta Bräu we take care that you stay hydrated.

Come along with your summer-Rhine-beer-friends and enjoy unforgettable summer moments along the Rhine.

Opening hours 
Monday to Thursday from 5pm
Friday to Sunday from 4pm

Your hostess

Do you want to know which wine suits you best? Or do you wonder where our cheese and meat come from? Ask Léonie, your hostess. Contact her directly on site or by e-mail.