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Basil House

461 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
+61 3 9470 6636
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible16%
Jul 15, 2017
“Good Food”
Apr 18, 2017
“Very dissapointing”
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
461 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

Good food, clean restaurant and friendly staff. Restaurant was full of Vietnamese people, always a good sign. The salt and pepper are sensational, garlic and chive dumplings delicious. Noodle soups are good as well. Good value for money!

Thank cavalino63
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Usually Thai restaurants are good choise, not this time. Only time we have been so dissapointed. There was hardly any meat on chicken curries and only thing to taste was chili. Would expect much more as we really know Thai food. Do not recommend. Go...More

Thank Minttu69
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Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

I Went to Basil house with my family. I've been there several times now as I live in the area. The service is friendly and quick which suited our visit. Every time I've been there the food was great. The prices are great too! In...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Thai or Vietnamese? Clean and neat, thats a great start. Always confusing when dining at a dual cuisine restaurant. Since it was listed at Thai, I've ordered my favourite Pad Thai, can't go wrong with Thailand signature dish. Also Vietnamese signature drink; Three Colours. Came...More

Thank Jeffrie T
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I had the green papaya salad with seafood. As very often in cheap or sort of cheap little places, you must understand seafood as one or two sliced deep frozen tasteless prawns, a few calamari bits and also sort of processed fish cakes pieces. No...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed February 28, 2017

The food here is always good - we've visited many times and never had a bad meal. My kids have been regular customers since they were 5 and 7 - and 7 years later it's still our favourite cafe in Preston. The decor is a...More

Thank EvanKatesma
Reviewed February 16, 2017

We live in Bendigo and our family travels down once a month to eat at this wonderful restaurant. The service is spot on, the food is always delivered quickly and nice and hot, the staff are always friendly and accommodating and the price is very...More

1  Thank Joanne A
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Basil house has great meals at unbelievable prices. The salt and pepper squid or chicken ribs are to die for. Love the Singapore noodles or the Nasi or Mee Goreng. There is something for everyone to try. The staff are very friendly and accomodating. It...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Good food on a budget, limited vegetarian options. The pho looks good but haven't tried it as its not veg. Services is great.

Thank net_girl_82
Reviewed June 4, 2016

We frequent this restaurant often and the food is always tasty, fresh and generous. Service is also very quick and no frills. Great for a quick dinner out with the family.

Thank buzibunga
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 High St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Darebin  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9470 6636
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