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main, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
519 622 0888
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4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very Good

Once again Trip Advisor helped to find us a good restaurant, near our location in a strange town. We visited the Southworks Outlet mall (disappointing) and were looking for a place for lunch. We scrolled down the list of top restaurants and found the Red Basil. We like Vietnamese food and were not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
kkddm
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Ottawa, Ontario
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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Ottawa, Ontario
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Once again Trip Advisor helped to find us a good restaurant, near our location in a strange town. We visited the Southworks Outlet mall (disappointing) and were looking for a place for lunch. We scrolled down the list of top restaurants and found the Red Basil. We like Vietnamese food and were not disappointed. Two of us had the satay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The food is fresh and flavourful, the prices are hard to beat and the service us quick. Found this place in June and have been back 2 more times.

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Cambridge, Canada
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

One of our favorite restaurants in Cambridge. Always good value with prompt friendly service - Vietnamese food with fresh ingredients.

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Cambridge, Canada
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

My wife and I cant stop ordering the Duck with orange sauce. The texture is so crispy on the edges and the gamey duck meat melts in your mouth. Just an amazing experience with the spring rolls or the fresh rolls. I am also very fond of the rare beef soup. Excellent value for such well prepared dishes! Linda is... More 

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SW Ontario
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

A couple months ago a friend treated me to a meal out. I had never been to Red Basil prior to this visit. I was very impressed with, both, the menu selection and price. Nice wine list. The service was great, too. The several visits since have been equally enjoyable. Keep in mind the restaurant is often closed stat holidays... More 

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Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I keep returning to the Red Basil because the food is always hot, fresh and flavourful. The service is fast and efficient. The decor is basic and tired looking but the food more than makes up for this. The menu is extensive and they are very willing to customize your dish. My favourite dish is the Crispy duck.

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49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Everything is wonderful on the menu! You will find that you really never order the same dish over & over 🍴

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Never had a bad experience and have been there several times. Favourite selections are crispy chicken, pad thai, cashew chicken and spring rolls. You won't be disappointed in the selections and the taste is amazing.

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cambridge
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Great Crispy Chicken with Spicy Peanut sauce- its the best!!! So delicious!! It truly a must try!! The service has always been great and prompt and they deliver too!!

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Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

food always good, fast and well presented. My favourite is the pad thai or singapore noodles . Crispy chicken and duck are great as well.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: main, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 519 622 0888

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?