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“Very good Pad Thai” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Thai Basil Restaurant

Thai Basil Restaurant
14511 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Ste P, Chantilly, VA 20151
703-631-8277
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Ranked #5 of 127 Restaurants in Chantilly
Price range: $20 - $35
Dining options: Dinner
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Dining options: Dinner
Boston, Massachusetts
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52 restaurant reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Very good Pad Thai”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

The owner is known for her Pad Thai, and it is worth it.
Very busy at lunch...expect to wait for a table unless you get there early.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Fairfax, Virginia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Very Good Thai”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I finally found another Thai restaurant in the area that serves good food. The Pad Thai and Kraprow are very good. I think my favorite is Chicken Kraprow. Love their vegetarian spring rolls. Thai ice tea is also good. Food comes in American, Mexican and Thai/Laos hot for those looking for a very hot dish. The service is good, so I haven't found anything that is a negative with this restaurant. It is a little hard to see from the main road (Route 50) but if you see the sign for Picante's it is in the same shopping center.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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IAD
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“Great food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Great Food, Good Service. The dishes were all very tasty. Noticed that Bobby Flay (Food Network fame) had a throw down on Pad Thai and ... He lost to owner-chef Nongkran Daks !!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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South Riding, Virginia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Speedy and good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Generally pretty good. The service is fairly quick which is useful for a lunch on a working day. Everyone I know who's been there "knows" that you can't trust the heat levels. Two out of 3 visits, a level 3 out of 4 on the heat scale, the food was fairly hot. But once the 3 was only a little hot. So that just adds a little excitement.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Very good Thai”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012 via mobile

The food is good. Some dishes are complex and some just straightforward. Good service. Average atmosphere I do like that they can make the curries very hot ("Laos hot") if you ask for it. I'd go back.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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