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Basil Thai Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Fourth Ward
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210 N Church St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2256
704 332 7212
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had great service and good drinks, the food is good...but far from being the best thai food I've had

Thank Adrian D
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Chai the owner has really done it with this place! Ambiance, staff and amazing food! I love the Red Curry Duck-a must have! Pad Thai has chicken and shrimp. Request medium spice!

Thank Ashlee E
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in the neighborhood and frequent Basil a few times a year. Food was good, as usual, but there were fruit flies everywhere. It was disgusting, unappetizing and unacceptable. I told the waitress, after I clearly had not eaten much off my plate, and she just said "yeah, it's been a huge problem recently". We were happy to pay,... More 

Thank tracyfisher09
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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218 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 633 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

- Great place of tasty and spicy Asian food - They give you the level of spice that you want - The Thai Red Curry is great - Also, the chicken noodles were fabolous - Great service, nice ambience

Thank NIR006
Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband ate here on our way back to our hotel from the football game this weekend. Even though the restaurant was very busy, we received great service and the food was excellent. One of the best Thai meals we have ever had. Thank you!

Thank mml5061
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255 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent, my husband and I ordered the mixed seafood soup and chicken soup as a starter, the waitress did warn that you usually share a soup, and she was right. We then had the chefs choice of duck which was fabulous but again we ordered two portions which was far too much, not sure if the waitress... More 

Thank Joy M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

My wife and I recently went to Basil for a date night. Making the reservation was fairly easy online, but it did take them ~48 hours to get back to me. By the time I heard back, I had already made a reservation elsewhere, since I was not sure if the Basil reservation was going to come through. When we... More 

Thank Cesar G
Charlotte, North Carolina
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

These guys don't accommodate larger groups and to reserve a table here you have to place a deposit. And if you don't have a reservation, they will make every effort to offend you and they don't bother if you leave. This is the second instance it happened to our group. I didn't wanted to visit this place again because of... More 

Thank Anshuman P
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

While in town for a Pinball Tourny, our group of 5 stopped by for an early dinner. Unfortunately, the poor Bartender was also our server. We got very little attention since his bar area was being seated rapidly & patrons were also trickling in to the bar. Once the food started coming out, more servers appeared. That was good. The... More 

Thank Ali C
Phoenix, Arizona
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Had a nice glass of wine at the bar after I ordered the Pad Thai with all shrimp to go. Before I left, I checked my order and it had chicken and shrimp. When brought to the attention of the bartender/server, he assured me that it would take just a few minutes to get it right. He gave me another... More 

Thank LexingtonCat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $23
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 N Church St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2256
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Fourth Ward
  • Neighborhood: Fourth Ward
  • Phone Number: 704 332 7212
Refined Thai Cuisine and an invigorating dining experience in the heart of downtown Charlotte, NC. Basil's infectious atmosphere centers around a prominent glass kitchen as the sound of heat to metal, blade to board and liquid to flame resonate throughout the restaurant. Dine with us and celebrate quality cuisine made with the finest, freshest ingredients.Private rooms and catering available!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?