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Basilio's Italian Cafe

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337 E Main St, Pullman, WA 99163-2620
509-334-7663
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Italian Food at a Reasonable Price with a Nice Atmosphere

From the street, Basilio's looked inviting through the large front windows. The seating arrangements seemed comfortable and not packed in, murals were on the walls, and the restaurant was well lit. At Basilio's, the meals are ordered at the counter and are brought to your table. I ordered... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

From the street, Basilio's looked inviting through the large front windows. The seating arrangements seemed comfortable and not packed in, murals were on the walls, and the restaurant was well lit. At Basilio's, the meals are ordered at the counter and are brought to your table. I ordered Chicken Parmesan which I got with a spaghetti with marinara sauce, instead... More 

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Pullman, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have been in here quite a few times. It's a fast lunch place and you get good food for a reasonable price. The staff is always very friendly too. I'm not sure why it's always so quiet in there but take advantage and go get some baked pasta!! The chocolate cake is always good, and huge!!

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Boise, Idaho, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The food had great flavor but not enough heat. Can't beat the price but this is a very basic Italian restaurant and didn't offer much than a great atmosphere.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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146 reviews 146 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Basilio's aims to be an above average Italian restaurant, but is more Fazoli's with better decor and beer. In all fairness, this is a college town and the place is likely crazy busy with students. The staff are fast and friendly. The restaurant has a nice view of the downtown. Not sure we will return.

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Milan, Italy
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94 reviews 94 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I'm Italian, I was in Pullman for my semester abroad. I tried this restaurant and nothing is close to italian food!!! However I like the idea that in U.S.A there is spaghetti with meatballs cause it's really tipical of Italy of 1950 but all the rest it's not italian.

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Florida
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133 reviews 133 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Ate here on a recent trip accompanying my daughter to a vet school interview at WSU. We got into town rather late, and were looking for a good Italian restaurant... but on a quick scan, this was the best we found. I was hoping for something of at least (say) Carraba's standard, but this place is really more of a... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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50 reviews 50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Pleasant staff and good average food. If you are just looking for a good lunch with undue delay. This is a nice spot. Salad with Italian dressing had good flavor. Spaghetti was dressed with a simple and straight forward marinara sauce. No real wine selection but good enough to accompany your basic meal.

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Monroe, Washington
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Working out of town I found this place on the main street. High open cielings and big windows made this place an open airy place to enjoy a meal. I had a pizza which surprized me It was great ! The salads are fresh and cut small.Friendly service and prompt service. The restrooms are clean. I will be back.

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Spokane
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173 reviews 173 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Basilio's is a great place for a lunch meeting, especially during WSU spring break and after the Cougs lost in the PAC 12 BB tourney. Food was decent, appreciated the salad to go with the major carbs hit (hey, it's Italian), and, as always, sat close to a window to shake off the mid-winter/spring gray that is eastern WA. Meeting... More 

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WA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

I think that says it all, they don't actually cook there but open frozen soups, raviolis etc. The restaurant is of ten crowded so it seems like that is not a problem for most of their patrons but since I can get what they offer anywhere, I just don't see any reason to dine there.

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Additional Information about Basilio's Italian Cafe

Address: 337 E Main St, Pullman, WA 99163-2620
Phone Number: 509-334-7663
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Pullman
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 337 E Main St, Pullman, WA 99163-2620
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Pullman
  • Phone Number: 509-334-7663

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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