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“Terrific Thai food in Visalia” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Thai Basil

Thai Basil
1423 E Noble Ave, Visalia, CA 93292
(559) 732-8881
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Ranked #3 of 230 Restaurants in Visalia
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $9
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
Southern Calif
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Terrific Thai food in Visalia”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

We were on our way to Sequoia National Park and stopped overnight in Visalia. For out of towners, just finding this little restaurant is an adventure -- but the food is worth it. Know it is across from Blockbuster near the corner of a large shopping mall.
We shared standards like pad thai, green curry, etc.; all were excellent. The service was helpful and attentive.
We liked Thai Basil so much that we planned to have lunch here on our way out of Sequoia five days later. Unfortunately, it was closed on Saturday for lunch (though apparently open for dinner.)

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Manhattan Beach CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Amazing place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

A hidden gem.... Delicious food, great service, good prices! Yummmmmm. Will be returning again and again!!!! :) :)

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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2 reviews
“Small n cozy with excellent food.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Thai Basil has excellent food and service. A hidden little secret in our Visalia! The establishment is small and I almost wish it was bigger, but I wonder if that would take away the magic of what Thai Basil is all about. Come ready to wait a while for your food, but be ready to love and enjoy any dish in their menu!!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Visalia
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Excellent Dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

First time here, definitely come back. Very pleasant.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Eagle Point, Oregon
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“Great Thai Restaurant in Visalia”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

Terrific place. Great food; excellent service. Why is it that so many good Thai restaurants are in strip malls and difficult to find?

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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