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701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
18479188858
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Vernon Hills, Illinois
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband loves the combination Thai fried rice. I have not liked any dish I have ordered, nor have our guests. Extremely dry Salmon and fatty tough meat.

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Thank Catherine C
Orlando, Florida, United States
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food with a very nice price! Try their PAD THAI (Thai thin rice noodles with egg, bean sprouts, onions, tofu, crushed peanuts, stir-fried with Pad Thai sauce) and the PANANG CURRY (A delicious sweet curry coconut milk, and sweet pepper topped with fresh kaffir lime leaves). Love this place!

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Thank Gaby G
Mooresville, North Carolina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am out of town and was here on business and fell in love with the place. The place is so clean and the food is all i can say is WOW. I love everything i order. I went back twice during my week and will make it a perm stop when i back in town.

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Thank Rodney D
Chicago, IL
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

We eat here quite often, food is always delicious. Highly recommend the red curry, pot stickers, and crying tiger. One of our favorite thai restaurants in the area!

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1 Thank Pinquino
Libertyville, Illinois
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Service is friendly, good is served quickly. Good can be prepared for special diets . I had Pad WoonSen (vegetarian) with tofu. Husband ordered lettuce wrap. Very happy. They also cater parties.

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1 Thank Isabel G
Chennai (Madras), India
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Ask for white veg fried rice..the brown one is not so good. They take time to serve..the veg tempuras were like deep fried veg pakodas. they serve alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks

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1 Thank KumarJUN
Chicago, Illinois
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433 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Totally underwhelmed and disappointed. The meat was tough and bland in the Yum Nuea, inedible really( Yum Nuea Beef Salad Grilled beef spiced with chili pepper, tomato, onion, cucumber and lettuce in a lime based dressing) Service was OK. Maybe they do best with the vegetarian dishes.

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Thank Rebecca C
Mundelein, Illinois
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Never in my life have I tasted such bland food even in the UK (and I lived there for 8 years!). I still can't believe that all the dishes appetizers, main course and all portions were bland and tasteless!!! The food looked fine, but it is truly unbelievable. The atmosphere is fine and service was OK, but I will never... More 

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Thank Trini-trekkers
Hyderabad
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208 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

3 visits in a month-that possibly says it all. The first visit was more of a try, especially since Green Basisl offers my very fav Fried Ice Cream. Of course amongst the appetizers, we loved Chicken Satay and the Thai Fish Cake (just 5 pieces but tasty enough). And tried Thai fried rice a couple of times and the Thai... More 

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Lake Forest, Illinois
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Very good quality food for the price paid. I love their Pad Thai with Beef, frequently order it and everyday its more tastier. The non-veg is cooked well. The consistency of sauces is good.

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1 Thank J J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: 18479188858
Description
Green Basil Thai Restaurant and Bar is an elegant but affordable dining experience of authentic family recipes that have been handed down for generations. The Green Basil experience begins upon entering the Zen like, dining room. The tension eases out of your body as you are warmly greeted by the professional well-seasoned staff. It is the perfect balance of tasteful upscale white tablecloth dining and a very comfortable friendly feeling.There is a large selection of authentic Thai dishes combining old world recipes with the freshest ingredients. Start your dining experience with one of the specialty drinks while you explore the vast menu. Your senses will delight in the complex flavor profiles offered by Chef Tom’s unique presentation of daily entrée favorites and authentic specials that will please the casual dinner and seasoned foodie alike.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?