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Basil

250 Sukhumvit Road | 1F, Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
(66)(2)(649-8366)
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Ranked #142 of 7,923 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: basil is an award-winning Thai restaurant serving the finest authentic cuisine in a sophisticated setting. Diners can enjoy the exquisite flavors of traditional dishes made from fresh ingredients and presented with creative flair.
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Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Delicious Thai food and excellent service. We were a big group and had dinner in a small room inside the restaurant. Very cool setting!

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Guizzi123, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. It is always a great pleasure to receive positive feedback and I was delighted to read that you had a memorable dining experience at our private room. Your compliments had been shared with the team and we... More

Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

There is a selection of rice types to have with the meal. Curry beef was great. Table height is not so comfortable..

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Lirkod, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for the time that you had taken to share your feedback with us. I was delighted to read that you had enjoyed the beef curry as well as the selection of three rice that we had to offer with the meal. However, I was concerned to read... More

Folkestone, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Went for my birthday meal. Lovely food, nice atmosphere. Didn't have any full bottles of champagne (errrr wot?) so ended up having two 35cl bottles instead (didn't even know they existed - lol!). Nice surprise birthday cake to finish off our evening :o)

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Hufflepuff33, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I was delighted to read that you had enjoyed the food and atmosphere of our Thai restaurant. Your feedback had been shared with our team for further improvement. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. With... More

Hong Kong, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

I dined here because I have read a lot of good reviews about this restaurant online. When I was planning my trip, the restaurant was closed because it was undergoing renovation. I was disappointed because it was one reason I chose this hotel. Luckily it was open at dinner time and I reserved one night to dine here. Everything was... More

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear YeungTY, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I was delighted to read that you had enjoyed the food, atmosphere and the level of customer service provided by our team. Your feedback had been shared with the team and we all look forward to the... More

Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Great food and service - as one can expect from a restaurant connected to the Sheraton hotel. Well worth a visit if you like thai with a lot of ginger and lime - we loved it!

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Viggg, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I was delighted to read about your positive dining experience and that the level of our service had exceeded your expectations. Your compliments had been shared with our team and we all look forward to welcoming you... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

been here over last 15 years its still great food and classy , each dish is carefully prepared and presented although as a singlr traveller you get too much in each dish for one , dishes better shared .

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Bill L, Thank you very much for your visit to basil and for the time that you had taken to share your feedback with us. I was delighted to read about your positive dining experience and have shared your compliments with our team at basil. We all look forward to welcoming you back soon. With Kind Regards, Richard Chapman... More

Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Our favourite restaurant in Bangkok was closed! Very disappointing. Due to the recent coup and low occupancy in the hotel this signature eatery was closed. I think the hotel should think twice before making this type of decision again. It was a real let down.

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Lil H, Thank you for staying at the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit and in particular for going to the trouble of sharing your stay experience with us. I do understand your point of view and apologize for the inconvenience caused regarding Basil closure. Due to the political environment, the demand for the venue was low as there were few hotel... More

Stuttgart, Germany
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I found the food quite good and authentic. The service was also very helpful and explained all the dishes we had questions about very well.

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear Ethan L, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil during your stay at the Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit. I was delighted to read that you had enjoyed the food prepared by Chef Kesinee and her team as well as the level of customer service provided by the team. I had shared your compliments with the team and... More

Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I had prebooked a birthday meal for a friend during our trip to Thailand. Swift and easy reservation process via email and even when we were running late (due to Bangkok traffic) we were well accommodated. A group of 6 young ladies. We dined in an almost private room. Appeared to be a quiet night in the restaurant though there... More

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear KaykesLDN, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil for your friend's birthday and for taking the time to share your experience with us. I was delighted to read that you had enjoyed our authentic Thai food, the selection of cocktails and the level of service provided by the team. Your compliments had been shared with the... More

Brussels
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Delicious Thai food in a very refined and elegant restaurant. The service is perfect and the menu to die for. Definitely geared towards an international clientele and... a wealthy one, since it's fairly expensive.

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GMSGS, General Manager at Basil, responded to this review

Dear cateecatee, Thank you very much for choosing to dine at basil and for the time that you had taken to share your feedback with us. It is a great pleasure to read that you had enjoyed the food & service at our Thai restaurant. Your compliments had been shared with our team and they all look forward to your... More

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