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Le Basil

72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
+1 760-773-1112
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (15 reviews)
“curry” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is not visible from Hwy 111 in Palm Desert across from the Westfield Mall. It's behind the Chase Bank. I highly recommend people to try this gem of a place. It's tastefully decorated, clean, relaxing and customer service is very good. I've had...More

Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch and were really surprised by the excellent food and service. Started with a nice coconut something or other soup .. it was wonderful (even if i don't reall like coconut) .. The vegies were crisp and the sauces were just right. Service...More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We (4) enjoyed appys and dinner on a Tuesday night during the Holiday season. Food was very good. I was presently surprised to see authentic Thai meal like whole fish and hot pots. I have been to Thailand 3 times and so far this is...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for first time with friends. The service was not the greatest, we waited many minutes before getting any attention from our waiter. The food was nothing special at all and I felt it to be rather blah. Much better choices in the area.

Thank cclakeman
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is a neighborhood staple when we want good Thai food. We always have great tasting, fresh ingredient filled food.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here at the recommendation of our son who lives in Palm Desert. El Basil is tucked in a shopping strip between El Paseo and 111. Service was excellent in an intimate, comfortable setting. The moderately priced food arrived quickly and was delicious....More

Thank Dewitt_traveler
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Had dinner recently with a friend. We shared the shrimp and scallop appetizer which had two shrimps and one scallop each on 3 skewers. It took almost 15 minutes to get them and when they did arrive they were cold. We sent them back and...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We went for an early dinner. The restaurant is pleasant, peaceful and clean. Seats are very comfortable! The food was excellent and very nicely flavored. I had the fish soup, and there was nice amount of good quality fish and a nice variety. Excellent. My...More

Thank MichelleElyseLesser
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Tried this small Asian fusion restaurant for lunch and was not disappointed! From the Asian decor to the fabulous food and service, we thoroughly enjoyed every minute. The yellow curry with a yummy peanut/coconut/curry flavor will leave you craving for more! The eggplant dish was...More

Thank EdgiGirl
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We tried Basil for the first time on Memorial Day for lunch. The lunch menu was inviting with $10 entrees including soup. The cashew chicken with fried rice was a real winner. This is perhaps the best Southeast Asian food that we have had in...More

Thank Fay M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-773-1112
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