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Thai Basil

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Ahwatukee Foothills
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4221 E Chandler Blvd, Ste 106, Phoenix, AZ 85048-8876
480-704-6013
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 5
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
convenient downtown Thai food

The meals were both good ( green curry - very spicy! and cashew chicken). Service was very friendly and quick. This was right downtown so apparently they have more than one location. There did not seem to be very many restaurants downtown so this was a welcome find.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 15, 2014
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South Burlington, Vermont
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I stopped in to Thai Basil based on the reviews I found online and was overall pleased with my experience. I had the Chicken Phad Thai (medium spice) lunch special and it was a good deal but overall it lacked flavor and spice. It wasn't "spicy" but that was really the only flavor I could pick out of the dish.... More 

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South Burlington, Vermont
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11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The meals were both good ( green curry - very spicy! and cashew chicken). Service was very friendly and quick. This was right downtown so apparently they have more than one location. There did not seem to be very many restaurants downtown so this was a welcome find.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I love Thai food but this place though not horrible was not impressive either. The seafood in the Pad Thai was over cooked so as to be like shrimp chewing gum. The server/owner seem distracted most of the time when taking the order even though the restaurant was not busy. I would not return.

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Ahwatukee AZ
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

After dining in another Thai restaurant in Toronto, I thougt I would give my local restaurant props! The Red, Green and Yellow Curry Chicken are all awesome, and when I ask for "thai spicy", they hit the nail on the head! The food is on the higher end of the cost spectrum, but you get what you pay for, and... More 

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New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We took out a dinner from there last week. My favorites were the Pad Thai and the satay. Everything that we got was very good and reasonably priced. Will try again and eat there.

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Merrickville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

A lovely, small and intimate spot with great food! The service was casual and friendly. Save room for the deep fried bananas!

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Artesia, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I really enjoyed the Thai basil dish and the sweet, sticky rice with custard. The food was served promptly, with very little wait. The location is very convenient.

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Vaughan, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

This came up as under a different name in our GPS but nonetheless, it was fabulous and the best thai food in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. The service was excellent, the food was excellent and authentic. We got there at 6 and by the time we left it was quite busy. I asked for a coconut water (wasn't on the menu)... More 

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Clarkston, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We ate here 2 nights in a row. Fast friends services in a great location. The meal prices were great too. Just plain awesome.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

Maybe I am not a thai person but the simple shrimp fried rice that we had was overcook, no flavor just spicy, shrimp not really sauted, dry and steamed. Oh if you love fried calamari don't even give them a try, because they call calamari another thing not identified. None soft drinks just cans.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4221 E Chandler Blvd, Ste 106, Phoenix, AZ 85048-8876
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Ahwatukee Foothills
  • Neighborhood: Ahwatukee Foothills
  • Phone Number: 480-704-6013

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai, Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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