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Basilio Inn

6 Galesville Ct, Staten Island, NY 10305-4702
+1 718-720-6835
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fritto misto” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“apple strudel” (2 reviews)
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6 Galesville Ct, Staten Island, NY 10305-4702
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

This is the oldest restaurant on Staten Island and I finally got to have dinner there. The place is a old house and has outside seating in the summer it was really cute the food was so good we had the baked clams which were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mimi719
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I flew in from Florida and could not wait to visit Basilio’s it was at the top of my ‘To Do’ list. The Capris Salad was awesome, the Mussels were as well, these were our started choices. Unfortunately 2 dinners out of the 3 did...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bagba7
Reviewed 24 September 2018

My family has been going to Basilios for over 50 years. It is true family operation and is a gem of a restaurant. Come on a weekday and have the family style prix fixe menu. The building will take you back to the 1880's and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Experiencing a restaurant is all about expectations. You go in with high expectations and the food is just good so you are disappointed. Me, I'm a pessimist so I'm never disappointed. I read the bad reviews on Basilio's and I got to know what to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ted D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We recently had a 50th Anniversary celebration at Basilio Inn. Mauritzio, the owner, could not have been more helpful and worked with us to make sure that everything was perfect. The food was delicious and the selection available met the needs of every guest. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mms51
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Four of us had a great dinner here. The food was delicious, the service very good and the place reminds one of any restaurant in Italy. I had the pasta Amatriciana with spaghetti instead of the Bucatini and it was glorious. My wife had the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank shellyf
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Wow!! This was like sitting in Nona e Nono's yard on a special day!!! Food was absolutely delicious! Mozzarella corrozza, baked clams, fritto misto!! Puttanesca sauce over spaghetti......mmmmmm!! Pork Ossobuco, just falling off the bone!! An absolutely delicious meal in the warmest old school Italian...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Rosemarie A
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We've dined here a few times over the past year. Very easy to get to - 1st Exit over the Verrizano Bridge. Very Good, not great, Italian food. House-made pasta delicious. Seafood specials are always a treat and cooked perfectly. Wine list has some bargains....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NickyD0500
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We went to Basilio's to celebrate Mother's Day and had a great experience. Except for waiting over 40 minutes to be sat, everything was wonderful. We were party of seven and ordered most of the items on the special menu. Everyone was satisfied and enjoyed...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you are in the mood for a no frills Italian meal try Basilio's. The place has been there for ages and keeps on ticking. The specials are worth checking out.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Peter F
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Response from Ciro M | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is smart casual. I believe kitchen closes at 10pm. But please check.
16 September 2015|
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Response from chide713 | Reviewed this property |
Hi profdu201, I'm sorry I am not familiar with Morris County but I'm assuming you would be taking 278 towards the Goethals Bridge to Staten Island. Once you cross the Goethals, you stay on I278 toward the Verrazano... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Galesville Ct, Staten Island, NY 10305-4702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island
  • Phone Number: +1 718-720-6835
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