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Basil Brick Oven Pizza

2817 Astoria Blvd, Astoria, NY 11102-2038
+1 718-204-1205
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
2817 Astoria Blvd, Astoria, NY 11102-2038
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ended up making a reservation for a Friday night and good we did it got pretty busy. Nice atmosphere and seems to be family owned. We ordered a variety of pasta dishes and one pizza to share. A squid ink pasta with shellfish, tagliatelle with...More

Thank HotPocket505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Basil is a great find if you are on Astoria Blvd and lost for a quick bite. I ate here in July and loved the choices on the menu esp their eggplant pizza. overall, a great choice and esp if you are a first time...More

Thank neil102
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here in group of 4. Last night in Queens. Pizza was outstanding. Have never seen so many choices. Our group ordered (individual size): anchovy/caper/black olive pizza, prosciutto/arugula pizza, carbonara pizza (never heard of this), and speck pizza. All delicious. Thin crust. My friends raves...More

Thank Karen J
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We found this gem on Open Table. We were staying in Long Island and took the train to the restaurant . It was a 7 minute ride. It was easy to find and we were not disappointed. The food was excellent, so was the wait...More

Thank RKelly_12
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

This place is so good. The food is tasty and plenty. It is a small and friendly restaurant with an extensive brick oven pizza menu. The tiramisu is the best. Street parking but if you can take the subway this place is a half block...More

Thank BlingBlingBern
Reviewed May 31, 2017

We were driving back to our hotel in LIC when we came across this place while trying to figure out what we wanted for lunch. Nothing like NY pizza but brick oven pizza, even better! They did not disappoint! We had the prosciutto and arugula...More

Thank anitam79
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

It's one of the best pizza + wine bar all together in one place. We came here after finding out that the flight to Chicago was canceled due to the weather. We rescheduled for the following day so this day was a perfect day for...More

Thank NoraFrydman
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We made reservations for six, and were seated promptly. We recommend reservations to make sure you are seated promptly. Food was great and service was awesome. Very clean, romantic ambiance. Service was excellent, intimate atmosphere, authentic. We had buffalo mozzarella and prosciutto appetizer that was...More

Thank ozmg
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting NY and reliving memories by roaming Astoria, my old neighborhood. I met some fellow Astorians who recommended Basil for what turned out to be a multi course extravaganza. We had Arrincini, flat bread with shrimp, Margarita pizza, beef ragu, two types of...More

Thank Kyivguy
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem! A quaint little Resturante in Astoria, directly off the Triboro Bridge, casual but excellent Italian food. The many different pizzas are thin and crispy, great as a starter. Their house wine with the fruit in it is a treat...More

Thank BlingBlingBern
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2817 Astoria Blvd, Astoria, NY 11102-2038
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-204-1205
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