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Thai Basil

1423 E Noble Ave, Visalia, CA 93292
(559) 732-8881
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English first
Visalia, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

While not the most spacious place I've ever enjoyed, the Pad Thai is hands down the best ever. The orange chicken is a family favorite & don't miss the satay.

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Visalia, California
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I had lunch there today. I have eaten at Thai Basil in the past, but It has now been a year or more since I was there. I do remember having very good food, but sometimes with poor service. On better days, the owner would actually visit with each table to make sure we were enjoying the meal. Today I... More

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Visalia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Love love love this place; it's the best Thai food ever and we have become regulars. The place is small so get there early (5:00 pm). Service is excellent! We get the level 5 (heat wise) 10 being the spiciest, We enjoy spicy but be careful not to get hotter than 5 (personal opinion),

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Visalia, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Whenever I need Thai food, I look no further than Thai Basil. It's not too great, which is sometimes a problem for me, and always delicious. I also like how they ask how hot you want your dishes... it's on a 1 to 10 scale. The downside is that it's a pretty small operation and its so good, they can... More

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Three Rivers, California
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I was next door conducting some business when my stomach decided it was hungry. I saw the Thai Basil sign and decided to give it a try. When I enter the place it was small, cozy and very clean. My order was taken promptly and food served in less than five minutes. The food was great and the spice was... More

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Irvine, California
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191 reviews 191 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Overall disappointed with food and service. Untrained wait staff. Chicken was tough and dry. This used to be my favorite Thai food restaurant. Credit card machine down. Out of beef satay.

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Visalia, California
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I went to eat at Thai Basil for the first time. I was not impress by their food and service. I went there with my wife and the wait for the food took 25 minutes to be served to us. I got bored and hungry and drank all of my water. By the time the food got to our table,... More

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Los Angeles
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We always get the pad see eu whenever we have thai. The pad see eu at Thai Basil was good but certainly not the best I've had. However, the place was packed within 15 minutes of them opening at 5 pm, so I'm thinking they have some EXCELLENT dishes that we just didn't order. I'd definitely eat there again if... More

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Darmstadt, Germany
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Arrived at 7:20, ordered soup as starter and main courses at 7:30. The table next to us, that ordered the same time, got their food within less than 10 minutes. We asked whether the soup is going to be served soon. Were assured it would arrive very soon. Eventually, the people at the table next to us were finished and... More

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Bakersfield, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Went here with co-workers. We sampled each other's dishes. Everything was fabulous. Service was timely. Very clean! Have never had Pad Thai that tasted so good. Fresh noodles, jumbo fresh shrimp, plump mussels, etc. Must stop here!

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