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Green Basil

701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
+1 847-918-8858
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (14 reviews)
“pot stickers” (7 reviews)
“rangoon” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is probably the classiest Thai available if you're willing to pay the price. Top shelf drinks, an extensive wine list, and well prepared dishes embody the maxim "you get what you pay for. The decor is romantic and alfresco dining is, also, available.

Thank William H
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We went there last night. We all tried different things. My youngest (9) who is generally picky, loved the pot stickers. I ordered the cashew chicken which was delicious with just a hint of heat to it. Hubs ordered something a little spicier and it...More

Thank Movingalong1234
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I was in the area with friends recently and we decided on Green Basil for dinner. They have outside seating, it was a beautiful evening with a nice breeze so we took advantage of it. Our waitress was attentive and informative. I ordered the Green...More

Thank crownct938
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Food, ambiance, and service are excellent. Would like to see an inexpensive, house, Chardonnay on the menu.

Thank Joan L
Reviewed June 17, 2018

My wife and I had dinner here with a friend. We started off with their Crab Rangoon and their Spring Roll appetizers which were both good. For our main we split several dishes which were all quite good. Service is fast, restaurant is clean, and...More

Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed May 5, 2018

It was our 2nd time to visit this place and we were never disappointed. The place is nice and in the middle of a strip mall. Food price was good for what you pay. Delicious & you can never be disappointed with the portion. We...More

Thank A N
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I went here with my son for a lunch Bottom line: we were underwhelmed with the food. See pics- it looks decent enough -at first - right?? but between the overly sour soup and fishy tasting shrimp dumplings this is not one that I would...More

Thank JohnSpagnola
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We dined here for lunch. We ate the mushroom soup which was excellent. My husband had the seafood Rangoon it was very attractive on the plate and was tasty too. We had the green curry with cut chicken breast for our entree. It was excellent....More

Thank AJPM72
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been eating at Green Basil for years both via take out and in the restaurant and we are never disappointed. The food is always fresh and exactly as ordered. I would highly recommend this restaurant as an affordable place for...More

Thank Kiersten T
Reviewed November 18, 2017

This was a Friday at 7:30PM - reserved in advance and table ready when we arrived. Nice cocktails and wine list. Great pot stickers. Enjoyed the unusual Tom Kha Kai soup - a creamy chicken coconut delight. Generous portions of everything - particularly enjoyed the...More

Thank Bill S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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: +1 847-918-8858
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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