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540 E Alameda Ave, Denver, CO 80209-1907
(303) 715-1188
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English first
Denver, Colorado
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63 reviews 63 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I had not been here in probably 7 years, but wanted to see if it was as good as I remembered it being, when I lived in the neighborhood. This place used to be packed on a Saturday night, which is why I made reservations. Turns out they weren't necessary. For a long while, our party was the only one... More

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St. Thomas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Our server at was one of the worst I've ever had. He was rude and abrasive, we were the only table he had yet he was slow with every aspect of waiting. Meanwhile one other server had the other 5 or 6 tables occupied. He seemed to be fast and polite. I'm not sure why it was this way, but... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed in downtown Denver 7/30/14 and 7/31/14. We got into town around 9pm so we were limited as to what could be delivered to our hotel. We had a craving for Asian food, and the front desk at the TownePlace Suites gave us a list with a series of restaurants that delivered after hours. Thai Basil was on the... More

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Denver, Colorado
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125 reviews 125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

There are lots of good Thai restaurants in Denver. This one is OK, but the service is severely lacking. Not only slow and inattentive, but with an attitude. We ordered pot stickers as an appetizer. After a long wait, the server brought a plate of oil-soaked pot stickers. After a long time to get the server's attention, we asked him... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The food was great. Pad Thai was amazing..well worth the stop.. order and then share ..large portions. Excellent dinner all the way around... thank you to the staff

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Manistique
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295 reviews 295 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We didn't eat in the restaurant- we had take out. I wasn't overly impressed- the crab wontons were the best part of the whole meal. I didn't care for the spring rolls at all and the scallops were just okay. We'll probably try someplace else next time.

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Top Contributor
245 reviews 245 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Having gone to other Thai Basil locations around the Denver area I was surprised when visiting this location to find a run down establishment with very dark lighting and below average food when compared with their other locations. The soup was luke warm and fairly tasteless. The entrees were only average in quality, appearance and taste as compared again to... More

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istanbul
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124 reviews 124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Located just a couple of blocks from the convention center, this place draws quite a crowd during business days. We had a 20 minute wait at 1 pm on a Tuesday. The food is okay, not very spicy at all. My usual order of green curry was served up quickly and came with a lot of rice. The dish was... More

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Denver, Colorado
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106 reviews 106 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

This food wasn't so bad that I couldn't eat it but l don't plan to return. We had red curry, chicken soup, spring rolls, and cheese wontons at Thai Basil. Everything was just mediocre. Specifically, the chicken they put in the soup and curry was fatty and the pieces were too big for my taste. Generally, there didn't seem to... More

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Never ever even think of going there. Some people might fink it's good, ....NOT. Very very bad place, I wouldn't even think of a delivery from that place at 2 in the morning.

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Additional Information about Thai Basil

Address: 540 E Alameda Ave, Denver, CO 80209-1907
Phone Number: (303) 715-1188
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Thai

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