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Spicy Basil

165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
+44 20 7328 6646
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“thai food” (60 reviews)
“tom yum” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Fast Food, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot always a high standard with great prices! Can get really busy in the evenings but they are very accomadating

Thank MarkHunt23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Thai place which always serves a generous tasty portion for low money, and because of that it's always super full. Probably because of that the staff is often rude, especially over the phone. They must have such a good turnover, considering they're always packed,...More

Thank Miguel T
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is a totally unpretentious Thai place on Kilburn High Road that focuses on delivering generous portions of good no frills Thai food in very humble surroundings for very affordable prices. The place is always packed with a very diverse clientele which serves as a...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed May 10, 2018

On the Menu: no.59/59a - Mixed Veg. Ginger Spring Onion - is Delicious, Such Fresh Vegetables & Tasty! The first time I've tasted 'Cloud Ear' :) I'm Vegan, so Always state: "For a Vegan" = they will use Vegetable sauce instead of Oyster sauce. Always...More

Thank Powla-Brew
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Spicy Basil is a hidden gem if you ask me. Although the restaurant is quite small, it has a lovely buzzing atmosphere with diners eating within eyeshot of the cooks! I always get a takeaway, and I always get a Pad Thai. Chicken, Beef or...More

Thank Lewie A
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Don’t be fooled by the basic decor of This tiny restaurant on Kilburn high street. It has probably some of the best Thai food around. It’s always packed with a crowd and sometimes queues to get in. The wait time is worth it. The only...More

Thank Shazia A
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch with some friends today. First impressions: looks like a very simple take away place, old decor a bit poor looking. And then we ordered food! And wow! It was amazing!!! Big portions and fantastic taste! Very well seasoned! Made you forget about...More

Thank MsHaniaK
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We visited this little restaurant on the corner on our travels this weekend and just had to write what a surprisingly good place this was, it was super busy when we arrived with people queuing outside for food, the place is small and to get...More

Thank sham69_12
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Food always excellent and cooked fresh to order. Green chicken curry is especially good as is the pad thai. Restaurant is very cramped so be warned you will most likely not get a whole area to yourself but we tend to just takeaway most of...More

Thank JadeAndJosh
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Been going to Spicy Basil for years. Be it takeaway or dine in. It has never ever failed. They always get each an every dish spot on. The food is consistently top notch and extremely tasty. We ordered creamy red thai curry, pad thai noodles...More

Thank B R
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May 25, 2018|
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Response from Rodrigo M | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea! Call the shop, man!
Sumayyah S
November 27, 2017|
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Response from Azeem M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s a Halal restaurant. All their meats are halal.
October 5, 2016|
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Response from NaturallyUk | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so. They sell soft drinks there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7328 6646
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