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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $31
CUISINES
Italian, American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed January 29, 2020

This hidden neighborhood spot is well worth checking out. The food was quite good and reasonably priced. The service was not 4 star, and the decor is a littl old fashioned, but those things did not keep us from enjoying some delicious veal and good...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 22, 2019

Go early so tou can be aure to get a special before they run out! Always delicious! Wait staff are all friendly and helpful. Decor is lovely. Very popular place so get there early. Yum!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2019 via mobile

We visit this restaurant at least 4-5 times a month not including an additional 4-5 take out orders. We love that it is in our neighborhood, good food and waitstaff. We usually have the same waitress and she is truly a delight. My problem is...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 16, 2019 via mobile

You know the restaurant that has hit its peak and now can’t keep up with the success? Then you know Basil. Crazy busy at 5pm on a lSaturday. Server was brusque, no eye contact. Very 1st thing she said to us was “ok tonight’s specials...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 20, 2019

A family of 5 ate here for the first time and it was outstanding! The special appetizer of a crab stuffed portobello mushroom was big enough for 3 of us to share and it was really good! The entrees of veal marsala, veal parmesan, haddock...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

This is one of the most popular upscale restaurants in the Medfield area, and the food is very good. In addition to their regular menu selections, we enjoyed the specials, ravioli with scallops and a stuffed haddock fillet. They have a good wine list and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

I had the scallops with salad, and since I was trying to stay low carb, I ordered broccoli with garlic and oil. They were happy to accommodate me. My husband had the veal saltanbuca, and he pronounced it fabulous. The staff was wonderful, and we...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

Basil is our go to when we want to celebrate something special or treat our selves after a long week. You can't go wrong with anything, our personal favorite is the baked stuffed shrimp when they have it, but always go with salmon and salad....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

We have many choices in the suburbs of Wellesley, Needham , Medfield etc... My wife and I go to Basil at least 8 times a month. The food is simply outstanding. Tommy and his son Dave are unbelievable chefs and his bar staff including Christine,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 26, 2019 via mobile

I went here with a friend for dinner and it was spectacular! The food and wine were great. THe place gets really busy so get there early. Will be back!

Date of visit: December 2018
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Judith B
February 16, 2017|
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Response from Rebecca F | Property representative |
Yes, Basil has gluten free and dairy free options. Everything is made to order. No need to call ahead. Your server can accommodate your request.
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rnmnwright
September 24, 2016|
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Response from spudmato | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea. I suggest that you give them a call.
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rnmnwright
September 24, 2016|
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Response from OLynn78 | Reviewed this property |
We were here for a christening and many members in our party have food allergies. If I remember correctly, they have gluten free options. However, I would call ahead, just in case.
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