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Basil's Italian Restaurant

) #6 of 61 Restaurants in Corbin €€ - €€€ Italian
205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
+1 606-523-1114
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“bowtie pasta” (7 reviews)
“cannoli” (4 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
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205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a town with only a few good restaurants, this one stands out -- but in fairness, it would stand out in just about any town! A little storefront in the downtown the inside is very plain and minimalist decorated. Good Italian music playing you...More

Thank Steve61462
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to find non-fast food and get away from the oh-so chain restaurants during our travels. Today was another great experience at Basil's Italian restaurant in downtown Corbin Ky. We needed a lift after a long travel day and a great pizza, good cold...More

Thank lolo341
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you like truly Italian food this is the place to come. Chef Richard create the best Momma's pasta you can find. His steak and shrimp entree is wonderful. He cooks his steak to perfection. The atmosphere is warm and romantic. Chef Richard greets his...More

Thank cna49859
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The best Italian food you will find outside of Italy. The chef and owner, Richard DiMaggio, is friendly and fun to chat with. Never had a bad experience, food or otherwise.

Thank Danny M
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great meal and very nice atmosphere. They were a bit understaffed, but service was still okay. You can tell they care about your customer experience. Will go back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant atmosphere was very relaxing and quiet. The staff was amazing and Chef Richard well there aren't enough stars to rate him or his food. We spoke with him to get recommendations on wine to order that would pair with our food and he...More

Thank StephenKimberly D
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Sicilian pizza, lasagna, and scallops were great. I love the atmosphere and our waitress. This was our 5th dinner trip and we have enjoyed them all. Well drinks were a little pricey for this area.

Thank Stacybenge
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My sister and I plan an annual girls trip and meet in Corbin since it is located about 1/2 way between her home in Tennessee and mine in Indiana. We wouldn't miss a chance to dine at this magnificent and truly authentic Italian eatery located...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect afternoon for outside dining with pup, Addie. Chef and staff were so welcoming. Our food was expertly prepared, fresh, delicious. If we lived near we would come often!

Thank Duretta L
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Food is tasty, good flavor. The Chef Richards Bow tie pasta is excellent! Food has a very home made appeal to it and is seasoned well. Good atmosphere and fair priced. Restaurant was a little dark which made it cozy but difficult to read the...More

Thank Richard G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-523-1114
  • E-mail