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Basi Italia

) #41 of 1,878 Restaurants in Columbus €€ - €€€ Italian
811 Highland St, Columbus, OH 43215-1393
+1 614-294-7383
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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811 Highland St, Columbus, OH 43215-1393
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had not been to this restaurant for several years. We were fortunate to be able to sit on patio and enjoyed some good appetizers and most in the group enjoyed entrees as well. The service was decent but our server did forget a couple...More

Thank BethRossi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner for 4 for a special birthday dinner. Dishes included the following appetizers - caeser salad ($9), zucchini ($10) Arancini ($11), flatbread ($10). Main courses were Chicken Scaloppine ($22), Walleye Fritters ($23), Fried oysters ($11), Crab risotto ($24). Drinks were Woodford Reserve ($9) Mojito ($9)...More

Thank AmyCaicos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delightful meal in this small, but beautiful, restaurant. The swordfish special was delicious, the servings were bountiful, and the service impeccable. The dessert, a thick custard-like caramel, strawberries and whipped cream creation was to die for! A lovely place to eat and...More

Thank karol920
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Who knew where this little gem was, let alone that this restaurant has such charm and great food? Our friends suggested it, and I am really glad they did. We shared the zucchini appetizer, the Caesar salad, and the special of the day, red snapper....More

Thank teachers55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely summer evening on the patio! But we have also dined inside here as well. The zucchini appetizer was outstanding as was the calamari salad because neither one was deep fried! We also enjoyed the salmon bruschetta. The gnocchi with mushrooms was light, the...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Went here with my husband last weekend. Although it was 6:30pm on a Saturday night, we were still early enough to get prime seating on their patio without a reservation. Let me tell you, this is probably the most charming little spot in the city...More

Thank gerilynntravels2015
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Nice cozy restaurant. Very nice menu with good wine selection. The set up different than atypical chain restaurant.

Thank Federico J R
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Went to dine in this small restaurant two nights ago. Even early evening it was very busy. And now I know why! The ambience was buzzing, the waiters friendly, helpful and quick. The food was utterly outstanding. How can they make a simple dish of...More

Thank roubiliac
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went here for my birthday dinner. Started with beet salad (excellent) and the seared calamari. The calamari was extremely tender. A wonderful appetizer. Moved on to rigatoni and the eggplant parm. Both were excellent. The eggplant was really the best ever and bf loved the...More

Thank Tantewitz
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

There was 4 of us and each of us ordered a different dish. We all truly enjoyed our meal. Service was great. Our waitress was very knowledgeable. Honestly, the wine to bread/biscotti to appetizers to salads to desserts.....superb! Highly recommend! Very limited seating so get...More

Thank mgraceg123
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Questions & Answers
Lori F
2 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from PamelaHC | Reviewed this property |
Well, there is not really a "bar" at this place so probably not. Its a dinner place.
emily S
31 March 2015|
Response from Bob N | Reviewed this property |
This is a question best directed to Basi Italia, respectfully.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 Highland St, Columbus, OH 43215-1393
    (Buttles Ave. and Highland St.)
  • Public Transportation: Within one city block
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-294-7383
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