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Basilico Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been going to Basilico for a while and it is really a lovely pizza place with plenty of seating and a good lunch special (significantly reduced price for 2 topping pizzas). Their pizza is thin and crispy, with plenty of quality toppings. Unfortunately...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MertAdvisor
Reviewed May 11, 2019

The atmosphere at Basilico is awesome. Sat upstairs. It was cosy, and had a good vibe. The food was great. Prawn Pasta was divine. The service however was the downside. Even after paying the bill, I didn't know who our waiter was.. We constantly had...More

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Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ThiyagarenN
Reviewed May 5, 2019

Went for dinner with a group of colleagues following a meeting so the numbers would have been a challenge that they handled well. A choice of vegetarian options as well as traditional pizzas and steaks. All done well with very large portions. Friendly and helpful...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 771adriann
Reviewed April 16, 2019

We went to Basilico on Saturday evening for dinner. It is one of our "go-to" places - we always know the food will be good and the atmosphere great. Good value for money, although sometimes the service can be a little erratic.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank karenedwards2016
Reviewed April 2, 2019

Really good food, and really good service, but not middle of the price range. The staff were super friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Celeste H
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant is bright & sunny with good access. There is a great choice of food but the lunch menu is very good value for money.the salads have a bit too much spinach in them, so appears larger than it seems, but still filling. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sansmerrill
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Our guesthouse booked a table for us and one would not get in without a booking! The restaurant was very busy and loud. We were seated near the kitchen (not the best) but as we were hungry anywhere would do. We both had pizza and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LadyBird070
Reviewed March 8, 2019

The pizza we ordered was dry and tasteless. Large portions do not always translate into tasty portions.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Picked up two takeaway pizzas for dinner. Collected on time, as indicated telephonically – but pizzas were not hot. Mentioned it was cold to waiter – met with blank stare. No apology. No offer to warm. Don’t think I’ll waste my money there again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Monk A
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Located in the heart of the “village” with great atmosphere and ambiance Food is Italian but with European twist Excellent pizza Service friendly and efficient Great vfm

Date of visit: January 2019
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