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64 W Stafford Rd, Stafford Springs, CT 06076-1067
+1 860-684-9000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 W Stafford Rd, Stafford Springs, CT 06076-1067
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

Mid-week dinner with an old friend brought us to this local spot. Been wanting to try Basils since they opened a couple years ago but was hearing they were inconsistent so was hesitant. I was pleasantly surprised with the food - plenty of it, served...More

Thank KrisInCT
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We were greeted at the door by the owner Alex that seated us. My husband had the Fried Clam plate I had the Cajun chicken wrap with sweet potato fries and my daughter had the chicken. Very large portions Fresh made Italian bread and homemade...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Stopped in during a car club rally event for lunch, and the food and service were great. The owner is a bit of a character, which adds to the fun of being there. Generous portions of terrific food- my wife ordered the calamari appetizer, and...More

Thank Drew W
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Food is always excellent, huge portions, friendly staff. Have never had a bad meal. We also have a bi-weekly exchange club meeting here, Alex and staff are,always friendly and accomidating.

Thank Sonja S
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

GOOD food and big portions. A nice menu selection. Very friendly staff. Highly recommend Basil's in Stafford Springs, CT.

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

We had not been here for quite a while; at the time they were not (unaccountably) taking reservations and the thought of standing in the crammed entry way for a table just always seems exhausting. This day we drove by and there seemed to be...More

Thank KevinT06226
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant at lunch time. We ordered the chicken masala, chicken parm and veal parm. It was wonderful And the service was good. We also intended on setting up a memorial dinner later in the week after a funeral. Alex the owner was...More

Thank RPVTravelmore
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Let me start by saying this is one of my wife’s favorite restaurants. Clean, simple décor but a staff big on friendliness and a menu to suit anyone taste. Happy hour, daily has appetizers at half price, but they are nothing short of great. Their...More

Thank Da_Seasoned_Traveler
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Consistently great food. Not sure if they take reservations but if they do I would recommend it. Most of the time you have to wait during prime time but well worth it.

Thank Raoul C
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

I'm in love with this dish! Fresh and so full of flavor. Wait staff awesome as well. If you are ever in this area this is just go to place!

Thank Kelly H
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November 5, 2018|
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Response from Dee P | Reviewed this property |
Several Mom and Pops do have gift certificates in our area. I would imagine Basil's does too. They are not big enough to have gift cards, but the gift certificates would be doable for them.
June 9, 2016|
Response from 1lamberton | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
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 - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 W Stafford Rd, Stafford Springs, CT 06076-1067
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stafford Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 860-684-9000
"Owner of Greek origin; menu ranges from burgers to Italian to Greek specials on Thursday night".
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