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Basta Pasta

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2745 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047-1307
410-692-5200
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 26
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good restaurant with food and embiance

This sits sort of in the middle of no where but worth the stop off 152. There pizza is great and if you are really hungry their full dish Italian pasta plates are tremendous. They have an adequate size bar if just want to stop for a slice and a pint.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Fallston, Maryland
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Fallston, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Stopped in her at the spare of the moment and was pleasantly surprised. The waitress and the food were fantastic. The bloody mary's were one of the best I ever had. Will definitely have to come back soon.

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Fallston, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This sits sort of in the middle of no where but worth the stop off 152. There pizza is great and if you are really hungry their full dish Italian pasta plates are tremendous. They have an adequate size bar if just want to stop for a slice and a pint.

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georgetown
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Really extensive menu - we had 2 teenagers and 3 adults, there's something for everyone! From chicken fingers to truly gourmet Italian offerings, it has it all. Our table had pizza, chicken Marsala, chicken piccata and eggplant Parmesan. All delicious, and huge portions for later. I can't say enough about the endless salad, perfectly dressed and just the right combo... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Basta Pasta has become the main date night spot for my wife and I, a popular place for us to take the kids, and a must-go whenever my Mom comes to town. The sauces are all wonderful. My favorite is the fish or chicken francaise, while my wife prefers the chicken marsala.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The salad & bread were fantastic. The Chicken Parmesan was so tender and delicious. We all just loved the spaghetti sauce/gravy that was on top of the Chicken Parmesan and on top of the side of pasta that came with the meal. Another guest really enjoys the Chicken Marsala and she get it every time she goes there. The menu... More 

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Fort Worth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The appetizer special was good but out of three seafood skins one had most of the potato uncooked. The chef's special was lobster ravioli, shrimp and sauce on top was great, however the pasta was under cooked and pasty. When remedying the problem both were reheated and not replaced. This made the pasta crunchy on the bottom edges. This with... More 

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North East, Maryland
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Having tried BASTA PASTA for lunch & dinner, we chose today to do lunch again. Our host/server George took us to the requested booth seating. He went over the specials and brought us our drinks. George was training a new server, Chris, but did not lose focus on giving us great service and indulging our picture request. I got the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Basta Pasta-my first time dining in the fallston BP and will be the last. Food was horrible. Three of nine entrees were returned and removed from the bill. Worst crab cakes in Harford county. Server was the girlfriend of the owners son. She was rude and the owner was obnoxiously rude and unapologetic. Way too crowded and extremely loud. Don't... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

All food for 10 diners came at different times. Service was poor. The owners response to dissatisfaction was defensive and offensive. Food wasn't good. NO reason to return

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York, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I stopped in for a first time visit - I ordered carry out. They packed the hot food in one bag and cold food in a separate bag, much appreciated. I ordered crab dip ($10.99) - small portion with five slices of bread; bowl of cream of crab soup ($6.99); side salad ($5.99); spaghetti and meatballs ( 3 large meatballs)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2745 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Fallston
  • Phone Number: 410-692-5200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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