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Basil Thai

702 Cross Hill Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2084
+1 803-743-4205
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pad thai” (16 reviews)
“satay” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
702 Cross Hill Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2084
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate lunch there on 15 June 2018. Friendly service, food is fresh but preparation and final product is bland. Fresh spring roll appetizer plate OK but portion size very small for $9. I was expecting this to at least make a dent in my...More

Thank pnng
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We live out of town and came here with friends. We all enjoyed our meals. The food and wine selection was good. We also enjoyed the ambience. I would return !

Thank Lizgreg
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to Basil for a nice evening. We sat at the bar and ordered drinks and were going to eat. I asked about the sauces in the dishes because I have a shellfish allergy and cannot have oyster sauce. A manager...More

Thank lfaw
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Did not think I would like the food at first but was talked into trying the duck - fantastic. It's my favorite now. Like the noodles, fried ice cream, you name it. I guess attitude can make a big difference. Our service was great. Place...More

Thank Laura J H
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Near empty restaurant and they made sure we were seated by the door with the sun in our eyes. The only seat in the restaurant that this would be a problem. Food good. May not come back.

Thank Rjkono
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I do enjoy various ethnic foods, and love to try foods in different countries. When you find a restaurant that can serve wonderfully balanced sauces with good food it is a treat. Basil seems to have the secret recipe!. They offer an array of dishes...More

Thank Niallmcl
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Last week, my boyfriend and I went on a date night here. We made reservations before hand but when we got there, it probably wasn't necessary unless you were going later as around 7pm it definitely picked up. Our waitress was very nice, attentive, and...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We decided to go to Basil for my birthday, after the game. Basil is a nice restaurant. Clean, elegant design and comfortable. We started with appetizers; fresh Basil spring rolls were very good, Satay was a little on the mood side and chicken wings were...More

1  Thank rickd51
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

After stopping in at least five restaurants and were told we had 90-120 minute wait we ended up at Basil Thai. We were seated immediately. Cocktails were very tasty and well made. We enjoyed appetizers of satay and shrimp rolls. Our dinners were pad Thai,...More

Thank palomino62
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with friends for Friday night dinner. One of our friends is allergic to many foods. The staff was really great in working with us to prepare a meal for her that met her strict dietary requirements. We sat outside on the patio. This...More

Thank kedkap
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Regina F
15 October 2017|
Response from kedkap | Reviewed this property |
The food was very good. In my opinion it was all freshly made.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Cross Hill Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2084
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-743-4205
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