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Thai Basil Cuisine

2519 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1761
+1 510-548-6692
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good60%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (4 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
2519 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1761
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Probably one of three best curry we've had, ever. Not that nice at the counter, but worth the wait. Opens Sunday at 11 am

Thank anonymousLosAngeles
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Visiting our child at, this was his recommendation. Food was good, but not amazing. Good prices, big portions. Very popular with the college crowd.

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I ate the vegetarian combo for $10.99 which included a small cup of lemon grass soup, one vegetable spring roll, small portion of salad, pad tofu and jasmine rice. The food was tasty, I am not a salad person, but the dressing was surprisingly tasty...More

Thank Travelwealthynwise
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I'm from San Diego and they say the more rundown shape of a Mexican restaurant. The better the food will be! Well the same goes for Thai food. The place is rundown as crap! The people work here couldn't care about you or the business...More

Thank JAE2786
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The Pad Thai was excellent for a cheap eats kind of place. The Thai iced tea was also delicious. I did enjoy my dinner with that said I would've liked a larger actual glass for water not the tiny plastic cup. Also the tables need...More

Thank Journalingrox
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The tom kha soup is decent enough for the area. The portions are also reasonable. The only downside: they don't accept credit cards!! Overall, I recommend this place. You won't regret it, especially for the price.

Thank kevinsoun
Reviewed 30 September 2015

TBC is your typical mom & pop type small restaurant what with their chattering away in their native tongue. hadn't been here in a year and we arrived when they opened, unfortunately they only had one person cooking at the time and there were 6...More

Thank flashncrash
Reviewed 2 November 2014

This place gets five stars as far as the food is concerned and the only reason I am giving it 4 stars is because the people working there are just generally in a pissed off mood all the time. When the lady calls your number,...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Thai Basil is at the back left of the long U-shaped asian ghetto. since i can't give 3.5 circles it get 4. there are pictures and a large wall print-out of the menu, except for specials, right by the cash register (they only accept cash)....More

Thank flashncrash
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This is a small restaurant hidden inside a 'strip mall' near the UC Berkeley campus. It has excellent food and soup. I was with a Thai-speaking colleague, and he did the ordering. They have pictures to help those that are 'language challenged.' It was quite...More

Thank DairyAdvisor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2519 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1761
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-548-6692
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