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Basilic Vietnamese Grill

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218 East Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL
954-771-5798
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 55
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious curry soup

We tried the curry soup with noodles and it was absolutely wonderful. The atmosphere is not the best, but the food we had was well worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Ida Camilla N
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Kristiansand, Norway
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Kristiansand, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We tried the curry soup with noodles and it was absolutely wonderful. The atmosphere is not the best, but the food we had was well worth the visit.

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New York City, New York
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127 reviews 127 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Tasty vietnamese restaurant with very fresh vegetables and food. The service was responsive and helpful -- guided us well. Good ambience. Nice little find in the area.

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California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

If you are timid and dare not try Vietnamese food, try this place. While the setup is not typical Vietnamese, the food is very good. We were surprised how good and authentic it is when the food came. Try it, even you are not from Vietnam, the place is very westernized. We like it.

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Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I simply couldn't make up my mind what to order here-the choices of excellent food was simply overwhelming(in a good way!). There are dozens of immaculate presentations-fresh, spicy and groaningly delicious! Have a frosty bevy at the bar while you wait for your takeout. Fast, friendly service too.Enjoy.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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606 reviews 606 reviews
340 restaurant reviews
496 helpful votes 496 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The atmosphere isn't much, but the food is good. I ordered, once again, a noodle bowl with chicken, rice noodles, and vegetables. It was very tasty. Service was very good. The atmosphere leaves much to be desired. There's nothing interesting inside to look at. The view out the picture windows is of a busy highway. The background music playing while... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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77 reviews 77 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

I'm addicted to this place . The Pho is so good the Crepe so good the sauce on the table very good parking not so good

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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208 reviews 208 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I've been a fan of this restaurant for more than five years. Last night, we arrived to find no line and tables available. I thought, great! We ordered, and the green papaya salad appetizer was mediocre. Hum..... Then the Shaking Beef arrived. I doubt it was filet. I gave up trying to discreetly spit it out. No way was it... More 

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Ocean Grove, New Jersey
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Went there last nite and I had the chicken curry which was pretty good. They cooked it to order and exactly the way I wanted it... Which was great! Unfortunately the place is small and if you are there when there is a group, you cannot hear yourself think! There was a table of about 15 very loud young adults... More 

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Lima, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

We always return to Basilic when we're in the area. Upon arriving, we were told we'd have a 45 min. wait but were seated in about 10 min. We love their spring rolls, the best we've ever had! Chicken curry had an excess of potatoes and liquid. Seafood stir fry was ordered omitting calamari but came with it anyway. When... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

A friendly neighbourhood restaurant serving really interesting and tasty food .the hot and sour soup is the best I have ever enjoyed...absolutely incomparable Staff were really nice

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 218 East Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: 954-771-5798

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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