We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Basil Gourmet Pizza and Wine Bar

Is this your business?
1101 Dunston Ave, Birmingham, AL 35213-2132
+1 205-224-4465
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
May 22, 2017
Mar 11, 2017
“Quality Pizza. Yum!”
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Italian
1101 Dunston Ave, Birmingham, AL 35213-2132
Write a Review
Reviews (12)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I got the Big Daddy BLT with sweet potato fries and it was delicious! Very friendly staff and great atmosphere. Will definitely go back again.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Basil does have pretty good pizza and their muffuletta is amazing! BUT we ordered a side of sweet potato fries and saw them pour olexas brand frozen sweet potato fries in the frier. Come on! It is much cheaper to make your own and they...More

Thank Lynnard9
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited Basil on a Friday night after a long drive from Ohio. Arrival was just before 7pm, and we found a table immediately. They have a nice selection of pizzas and other items, as well as a decent and reasonably priced menu of wines...More

Thank WVUNeal
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

I'm not to adventurous with my Pizza so I only got bacon. The crust was the perfect chewy crispness and the toppings were fresh. Plus they had Stella. Not a lot to say about the place. Atmosphere was casual. We went on a weeknight so...More

Thank JMattson
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The pizza is great and the beer is 32 degrees! Seldom a line, parking is often full due to another popular place nearby, but if pizza and beer is your thing, this is your place!

Thank Scott D
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Created our own...thin-crust margherita with Alfredo base plus pepperoni...really, really good. Friendly staff, outstanding neighborhood addition

Thank Culinaryscribe
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Lost my earlier review. My friend and I stopped by late lunch early dinner. Wonderful martinis and drinks. Bruschetta and flatbread awesome. Couple who own restaurant were very friendly and sweet. Wonderful place to eat gourmet pizza, good beer, and great drinks.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed February 3, 2015

One of the better pizza joints in Bham. They offer different types crusts (thin, hand tossed, and deep) and a variety of topping combinations. I think what makes the place so good is their sauce. Its a bit sweet, but offers tons of flavor. I...More

Thank Jay J
Reviewed January 30, 2015 via mobile

Had the carne hand tossed and thin crust basil. Both pizzas were very good. Pizza sauce is excellent. Thin crust is nice and crispy! Probably some of the best pizza in Bham!!

1  Thank lynncast
Reviewed January 4, 2015

We started with bar- b- que wings(2 doz). We ordered the Veggie Overload and everyone could not believe how great it was. This place is wonderful!

Thank Preston L
Nearby Restaurants
Saw's Juke Joint
180 reviews
.03 miles away
El Cazador
32 reviews
.97 miles away
5 reviews
.93 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Train Escape
25 reviews
2.62 miles away
Dram Whiskey Bar
10 reviews
3.00 miles away
Train Watching Platform
18 reviews
2.36 miles away
Adventure Park at Grants Mill
6 reviews
2.65 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Basil Gourmet Pizza and Wine Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Dunston Ave, Birmingham, AL 35213-2132
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-224-4465
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing