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Basil Cafe

1513 N Richmond St, Appleton, WI 54911-3551
+1 920-830-6741
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1513 N Richmond St, Appleton, WI 54911-3551
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Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is the best. The crepe is made out of 100% majestic love. Eat here and then make a baby. That baby will lead the next seven generations into peace and harmony.

2  Thank Kat F
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Basil is one of my absolute favorite spots in Appleton. The team there does a wonderful job providing excellent cuisine and service. Chicken Pad Thai and Pho are must haves!

Thank kruek
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Excellent flavor and selection! -a truly wonderful Thai experience! The best vegetarian and vegan selection around! The service and prices are very good too

Thank Tomadachi
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Recently revisited this popular newish Asian restaurant. We've always had good experiences, and my wife did,again, this time. I ordered a "daily special" in order to try something new and wasn't very happy with it, though I ate it. Kind of casually mentioned my disappointment...More

1  Thank BobbyBadger
Reviewed September 27, 2016

We had an excellent lunch here. I was very pleased with the broad selection of interesting items on the menu. I had the Pad Thai with mixed vegetables and the noodles were done perfectly and it included a generous vegetable portion. It is a very...More

Thank Skytrekker
Reviewed September 19, 2016

Basil Cafe has an incredible menu of Thai, Cambodian, and Vietnamese dishes. The food is authentic with fresh ingredients, great sensitivity to herbs, spices, etc. They have great presentation and a sensitivity to the local tolerance of spiciness while still accommodating desires for higher heat...More

Thank palexb
Reviewed September 18, 2016

I love Basil Café food. The flavors are so exotic and spicy and fresh and just plain delicious! The service and atmosphere are very nice. My husband and I love the fresh tofu spring eggroll with the peanut sauce. I could have just spooned up...More

Thank Chrisbee59
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I have to admit, I was a little skeptical about going to a Thai restaurant in the Midwest -- Boy, was I wrong--this place is exceptional! The atmosphere, the friendly wait staff and the awesome food--what a pleasant surprise!! The portions are quite large, so...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed September 9, 2016

This restaurant has it all! Beautiful atmosphere, delicious cuisine, and a staff that is very knowledgeable, courteous, and efficient.

Thank mauilvr64
Reviewed August 27, 2016

I love Thai food, and the last time I was in Appleton went to another place and was not happy. This place my daughter found and took me to. Great place. Bright and clean. Service was excellent and as I found out, so was the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1513 N Richmond St, Appleton, WI 54911-3551
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-830-6741
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