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Basil Leaf

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501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
+1 925-831-2828
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
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Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great food . Great steak sandwiches, french fries, fantastic pizza and unbelieveable salads. Very nice atmosphere and a very comfortable place for a great meal. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Lloyd H
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The food was nothing special. We used gift cards from Costco, and the owner will not agree to add gratuities to the gift card. We still have some money left on the gift card, but will not go there again.

Thank Shujaul B
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

This is probably the most reasonably priced restaurant in Danville. Food is great....especially the pastas. Environment is nice.

Thank RSV-CA
Reviewed October 9, 2017

The Basil Leaf is a pleasant restaurant located among some great restaurants. Try as they might something is always a little off at the Basil Leaf. The waiter we had ran back and forth to the kitchen, one reason was the incorrect items delivered to...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Basil Leaf Cafe is a nicely appointed restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. We arrived with another couple at 11:30 AM and left around 2 PM. At no time while we ate lunch were more than four tables occupied in the restaurant. This made it...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Very nice selection of Italian dishes and a very good Pasta menu to choose from . The Spaghetti and meatballs was a very good portion of pasta with two large meatballs that were seasoned perfectly. The clams Vongole was also a nice portion of linguini...More

Thank Jerome N
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The atmosphere is the same as it's always been - very clean, crisp white tablecloths, lots of outside seating, etc. The service is always very good, friendly & attentive. However, this visit was a real disappointment! I've been to Basil Leaf many times in the...More

Thank grandmabetsy2014
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Because this restaurant is a few blocks from my house and has a pleasant outdoor seating area, I've given it a number of chances to serve me a decent meal (lunch and dinner). Today was the restaurant's last chance and they blew it! Service is...More

1  Thank claire94526
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

My final day in California so we went here for brunch before heading off to the airport. It's a self serve buffet style and done very very well. The eggs Benedict were particularly good...and I'm a huge fan of American crispy bacon!!

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

We have come here often but this visit was terrible. Brought company with us from Canada and we were giving dinner out as a gift to our two kids. Seated at a dirty table, but moved when requested a different table. Food was very bland....More

Thank reddya
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tri-Valley  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 925-831-2828
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