Originally wanted to go to Demtra's cafe, but there was no space available, so we chose Basil which was the 3rd highest rated restaurant in Carmel. The experience was terrible and I wouldn't recommend this restaurant at all. The key issues for me were:
1. Very wobbly table, no effort to fix
2. Vegetable soup ordered off menu, but they brought out asparagus soup. When questioned, the server said the vegetable soup was not available anymore, though it was just the start of the dinner service.
3. Waited for nearly 1 hour for the main course
4. Server never came to table after order, and no one ever asked how the food was
The food was actually pretty good, but for such a small restaurant, I'm appalled at the quality of the dining room and service, and the time it took to get our entrees out. I will not be going to Bail again, and would recommend that other readers consider alternate restaurants, which will provide an experience commensurate with the pricing.
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