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Sweet Basil's Cafe

271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
+1 503-436-1539
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Wine Bar, Cajun & Creole, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Sweet Basil's Cafe
1. Cajun trained
" Cajun cooking at its best!"
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2. The Osso Bucco
" My entree was the Osso Bucco, oh so good!"
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3. Seafood Jambalaya with Crab
"Excellent seafood jambalaya"
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Reviewed 2 September 2009

After dining at a few different restaurants in Cannon Beach and Seaside, my husband and I were not too impressed of the food quality in the area. However, after our visit to Sweet Basil's, that certainly changed. This friendly, cozy, little cafe is in a...More

Thank Puggies19
Reviewed 1 September 2009

This is the only restaurant I make it a point to visit when we're in CB. We rented a house for a week and planned to cook all but one lunch so we could go here. I don't really care about organic but I do...More

Thank krtrose
Reviewed 3 August 2009

We had a great meal at the Sweet Basil's Cafe -- their ham sandwich with apricot jam and their vegetable with so many fresh veggies. Staff was wonderfully friendly. Fortunately, we had time to sit back and relax as with their small staff, service was...More

Thank MemorialDay-Traveler
Reviewed 23 July 2009

Great food! About the only "healthy" option for granola head hippies...nothing against granola heads. This place is cool, laid back, and did I mention great food!

Thank 1EyeWillie
Reviewed 7 July 2009

If you like great healthy food you gotta go to Sweet Bazil's Cafe. We had brewakfast there two mornings in a row! Everything is prepared by the chef with exquisite care. The server made us feel like we were eating at her house. We loved...More

1  Thank LazyInLacey
Reviewed 6 July 2009

One of the hardest parts about being in Cannon Beach is trying to decide where to eat without getting ripped off. We went to Sweet Basil's after reading a few reviews on here and were really pleased. We had the crab sandwich and the shrimp...More

Thank vancouvergirl604
Reviewed 29 June 2009

Most of us walk around CB and somehow go into the closet place to eat. On our first trip here we found it by mistake. Well it's certainly not a mistake why people are talking about this little cafe. They have over 30 choices on...More

Thank deborahhealer
Reviewed 9 May 2009

I had just come from my acupuncture appt. and we had been talking about trying to change the way I feed my family.(an 8 & 16 yr old) I was a stressed just thinking about it. It's alot easier to try to make healthy choices...More

Thank tt-co
Reviewed 14 August 2008

This little cafe is tucked off the street on the north end of town. Take the time to check it out for lunch or an early dinner. The food is very good. I'm not necessarily into organic foods but it sounds healthy and at any...More

Thank Shaymur
Reviewed 29 April 2008

I live in CB and visit this little restaurant almost once a week. The restaurant is located set back from the main road in one of Cannon beaches courtyards, and set near a quiet little garden area with picnic tables which is great for warmer...More

2  Thank emariemyers
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7 January 2018|
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Response from KHForever | Reviewed this property |
For us as business owners, lacked customer service & a clean environment. We felt on this day at least, the employees didn't enjoy serving customers. Just another day at work. We have higher expectations because of our... More
Teresa B
16 July 2017|
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Response from Connor O | Reviewed this property |
The patio is dog friendly. It is not under construction.
20 April 2016|
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Response from djinscottsdale | Reviewed this property |
We were there on a Thursday, in March, and they did not have music. I suggest calling the restaurant to find out
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, OR 97110-3038
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Cannon Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 503-436-1539
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Offering a healthy choice at the coast. Many vegetarian and Gluten free options. House smoked pork and meat options also available. At dinner Cajun/Creole dishes are featured plus local Northwest ingredients. Live music nightly in the Wine Bar.
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