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Basil's Restaurant

1675 E Fire Tower Rd, Greenville, NC 27858-4138
+1 252-353-5800
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (60 reviews)
“dip appetizer” (4 reviews)
“baked ziti” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
1675 E Fire Tower Rd, Greenville, NC 27858-4138
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and great service!!! If you like spinach dip, crab dip, and sausage dip get the three dip appetizer. You will not be disappointed. Great pasta and fantastic pizza. Our server Morgan was outstanding. We arrived at 7pm on a Saturday night and did...More

Thank Del J
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We constantly strive to provide quality, consistent food & service at reasonable prices and are happy that you feel we met those goals. We look forward to serving you again in the near future! Sincerely, Jeremy Spengeman Jeremy@itsbasils.com

Reviewed 1 week ago

All of our meals with very good and very large portions. Staff was friendly. Will definatley return.

Thank Brian O
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We would love to know what goals we could strive to achieve to provide a 5 star experience. We look forward to serving you again in the near future. Sincerely, Jeremy Spengeman Jeremy@itsbasils.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pricing was a bit suspect on our pizza....we ordered 1 large pizza. Each half had 2 toppings. We were charged for 4 toppings. I don't think each half of the pizza had the equivalent of a whole pizza's toppings. Meats were salty. Wait staff very...More

Thank AnzaLen
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear about your experience and would like to learn more. Do you by chance have your check number and date of visit? If you email me I can figure out which check was yours and review the prices. Typical toppings on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for a family dinner. I ordered veal Marsala. I was brought chicken Marsala. Though not busy, it took a while to get our food so I figured I would eat it anyway. Wow, it was so salty I literally could not eat it....More

Thank lindaf00die
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear about your disappointment in your dining experience. If possible could you let me know the specific date you visited and check number. If you don't have the check number I can typically find your order in the computer based on...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Coming to Basil's has been a must every time we can come to Greenville from our home in Easton, Maryland. This past weekend we were down for the VT game and stopped in afterwards for dinner. The restaurant was packed and we only waited about...More

Thank Victoria T
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review! We are glad to hear you make Basil's one of your destinations whenever you visit Greenville. Thank you for your patronage. We look forward to serving you next time you visit. Sincerely, Jeremy Spengeman Jeremy@itsbasils.com

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I moved from a populated, city bordering suburb several years ago and miss the many eclectic and authentic restaurants, amazing menus and creative displays. Landing in Greenville, it became quickly apparent that there are only a handful of shining star restaurants, Basil's being one of...More

Thank dagregory64
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. I'm glad you appreciate the effort we put forth to try to differentiate Basil's while also supporting all of our other local restaurant owners. I think our Gluten free menu is one of our best kept secrets we are...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We are from out of town and our friends brought us here. We can see why it's one of their favorites! Our party had salad, dips, sandwiches, and pizzas. Everybody was pleased! Everything looked and felt special, not like something you could get anywhere else....More

Thank Bob C
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

First off I would like to thank you for your wonderful review, but secondly thank your friends to introducing you to Basil's and their willingness to share with their friends, one of the ultimate compliments. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

I have been eating at Basil's for years and never had a bad meal there. We have had many of the menu items and you cannot go wrong. From the spaghetti to the pizza this is Greenville's go to pizza place. The smell and atmosphere...More

Thank PROPAGANDI
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your amazing review. Many people tend to get stuck on only one part of our menu be it pizza, pastas or sandwiches and don't experience all the offerings we have. That's fine as I often have my "favorite go to" at local...More

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Basils has been here for years. It is an independent family owned Italian sit down restaurant that has excellent core menu items that have been in the menu about 20 years, but there are monthly and even daily special menus. The bow tie with Italian...More

Thank David E
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful in depth review. We are very fortunate that a having been in business since 1998 we still have many loyal and new customers that continue to help our business to thrive and constantly adapt to the needs of our customers...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

I received a recommendation to check out Basil's Restaurant from the staff at my hotel and decided to try it out this Friday. When I arrived, I saw it was quite busy, so I had fairly high hopes. The first thing I noticed as I...More

Thank Curt M
Jeremy S, Owner at Basil's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your extensive comments. While we obviously always want a 5 Star rating, I appreciate you providing feedback that gives me the ability to look in to our processes so that we can address any issues for yourself and others who may have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1675 E Fire Tower Rd, Greenville, NC 27858-4138
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 252-353-5800
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