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Basil's Greek Dining

4000 Fox Valley Center Dr, E. New York St., Aurora, IL 60504-4109
+1 630-692-1300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“saganaki” (20 reviews)
“lamb” (26 reviews)
“gyros” (18 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4000 Fox Valley Center Dr, E. New York St., Aurora, IL 60504-4109
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like Greek restaurants. Almost as much as I like Italian restaurants. But the unfortunate fact is, if you go to a well known Greek restaurant, you might get an old waiter in a spotted blue waistcoat, with a bored expression, and lackluster service. Basil's...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The variety of food attracts me to this property. I loved the salmon with spinach and grilled vegetables. My friends had the meat skewer, eggplant Parmesan, and seafood pasta. All were quite happy with their choice. You pay for the quality, however , it's worth...More

Thank BarclayB3
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We went for our anniversary. Food was fantastic, service was attentive, plus a fun selection of beer on tap. Perfect!

Thank Abelard1079
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Called mad reservations for 12 people. Arrived sat in a room for our party and it was nice. Service excellent, food was good. One person was trying to capture a photo and a gentleman from the restaurant said he would snap photo, he asked if...More

Thank mgard2001
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I went there with some friends on a Saturday evening to celebrate my birthday. When I arrived the staff was so pleasant and we went to the bar to wait for friends. Several staff members wished me a Happy Birthday. The bartender was excellent. Then...More

Thank Angela Z
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I usually don’t give out 5 easily but the food and the service were great; thank you Maira! My only suggestion is to dim the lights a bit low and add some candles- real or fake, to create more of an intimate ambiance. Had the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Greek Food - at least in greater Chicagoland - occupies a space below Family Dining but above (often far above) Fast Food. “Gyro Joints” often serve souvlaki, dolmades, baklava for dessert, and sometimes a few other Greek specialties. Delicious, high value eats. That’s NOT Basil’s....More

Thank David V
Reviewed 2 October 2017

WE love Basils patio dining and could not understand why we were the only couple dining out. Nice tables, comfortable chairs, umbrellas,lattice canopy in sections and fireplace and fire pit when needed, We did peek into the main dining area and lounge and know we...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is an old-school Greek restaurant that made me miss Chicago's historic Como Inn. The service was perfect; there was a decent beer and wine selection; it was fun to watch flaming Saganaki go to other tables; and our own food was delicious. I don't...More

Thank Abelard1079
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were greeted very warmly & seated right away. We originally sat outside, but then it started to rain & although the pergolas have a material covering the tops, they are not waterproof. The staff did not respond very quickly & one employee was more...More

Thank llomonte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4000 Fox Valley Center Dr, E. New York St., Aurora, IL 60504-4109
    (59 & New York)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-692-1300
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