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Basil - With a Twist

58a Habibullah Road, Opposite Padma Seshadri School, Chennai 600017, India
+91 86956 13613
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pumpkin soup” (9 reviews)
“focaccia” (8 reviews)
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European, Italian, International, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
58a Habibullah Road, Opposite Padma Seshadri School, Chennai 600017, India
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Family went here to celebrate a friend’s engagement. After a week of Indian and Chinese meals, a deep menu of Italian food was a welcome shift. The pear salad came with a very good, tart dressing. My wife liked her baked prawns with corn, spinach,...More

Thank Taichionthebeach
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I expected this place to be better than this. Fake pizza, not real authentic Italian, bad tomato base and weak dough. Food a too expensive for this poor quality. We wont come back. Very dirty, old toilet.

Thank jola d
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch, starting with pumpkin soup, quesadillas, other starters followed by pasta and great desserts. The apple cinnamon crepe with ice cream was really good. The average cost per person was about Rs.800.00 Reddy

Thank Sukumar R
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I had what I consider the best steak I have had for a very long time and definitely the best I have had at Chennai. It was succulent, well made and exactly as ordered. This coupled with the fact that you can see the kitchen...More

Thank dilipjc
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The advantage of this restaurant is it's location being in the centre of the city. Food is European style and has a different flavor than most of the other restaurants. It has a see through kitchen so you can be comfortable with the hygiene. However...More

Thank Pradeepk79
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Lovely lunch, comfortable seating, see through Kitchen, Unobtrusive service,bang in the middle of the city. Do not miss it for a Business lunch or a Family dinner or a cozy meal.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

This is one of our favourite joints - especially on weekends. The roast pumpkin soup, Risoto, Yakitori, Focaccia urnebes, Ratatouile, Hand tossed pizzas are our all time favourites and a mere mention of Mediterranean food is reason enough for the family to drive out to...More

Thank mrajank
Reviewed 14 November 2017

It was raining we we reached the restaurant. The security staff were thoughtful to help us with umbrellas till the restaurant door. Menu was brief with authentic dishes. We had roasted pumpkin soup which was a great given we just walked in rain. All of...More

Thank Sruthi Y
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Resturant is good with crisp menu ...here u may get really good pizza .. in a sest prices .. obe should must visit

Thank 000bunty
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Great Italian.. make sure you have some salt and pepper handy though .. the pizza and the risotto were great .

Thank Akshay T
T. Nagar
The bustling shopping district of Chennai, T. Nagar is
a junction of packed streets
that attracts locals and
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58a Habibullah Road, Opposite Padma Seshadri School, Chennai 600017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai District  >  Chennai>  > T. Nagar
  • Neighbourhood: T. Nagar
  • Phone Number: +91 86956 13613
  • E-mail
Welcome to Basil With a Twist Located in the hearth of the city, in T Nagar, being nicely tucked in our secluded Habibullah Road with lots of parking & lovely greenery, Basil With a Twist offers you one of a kind dining experience where all your senses get pampered. Our focus is on European cuisines. In getting the best before you, we do not settle for ingredients of lesser quality. We use top class raw materials, whether local or from specific regions in Europe, in order to replicate the originality of those delicacies. Striving to have world class service, we try to anticipate your needs to serve you better in any way possible. We simply put our heart on your plate because we love what we do, it's our passion. Come and enjoy the best of Europe without any compromise...We will make sure it is memorable. From Europe with love... Basil With a Twist
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