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Sweet Basil Cafe

1627 Darby Dr, Florence, AL 35630-2743
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
“patty melt” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
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1627 Darby Dr, Florence, AL 35630-2743
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

They have very good sandwiches, soups and salads, plus homemade desserts. I believe everything is made in-house and every meal we have had was excellent. They also offer quick to go for all menu items, plus they cater. Service is quick and friendly.

Thank kenhotlanta
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Most food isnt gluten free plus I’m on a keto diet but I ordered the White chicken bbq. The sauce was delicious! Gave my hb the mandarian oranges & grapes from my salad; he sd grapes were not good. Hb had a half turkey sandwich...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great Atmosphere and amazing staff! Food was really good and tasty. Would come back anytime!! Abit pricy but it's worth it!!

Thank Zdenka E
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The food was good. I had the pimento cheese patty melt. It was good, not the best. I heard the spaghetti is great. Gotta try it. I will be back.

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We chose to have an early lunch (11:00) today before the lunch rush! Today we each had the "plate lunch" which was chicken & wild rice with the red, white, & blue salad (greens with strawberries, blue cheese, & blueberries) with a tomato dressing. Everything...More

Thank BusterYukon
Reviewed 19 July 2017

As a resident of the Shoals, I eat here several times per month. This cafe does a consistent business with lunch crowd. We usually choose to do an "off" time to decrease wait. The food is consistently good, fresh and interesting with many choices. My...More

Thank alamom
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We visit here with my mother who likes to shop the selection of oils and spices that they have for sale. The sandwiches are always good and my daughter loves the deserts.

Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a favorite for lunch, especially if you're dealing with a time constraint. Ordering is done at the counter, you get a number to display on your table, and lunch is brought out within five to ten minutes. It offers salads, sandwiches, quiches, and...More

Thank Penny M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I ate the turkey sandwich with a side of broccoli salad. My son had the ham sandwich and homemade chips. One of the best lunches in the Shoals!

Thank ALJogo
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a great cafe/bistro with food, wine, sauces, etc. for sale. Sandwiches, salads, especially the red, white and blue salad, are all excellent!

Thank lkwammack2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1627 Darby Dr, Florence, AL 35630-2743
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
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