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Thai Basil

2703 N Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62702-1407
+1 217-525-7777
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“egg rolls” (6 reviews)
“pho” (2 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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2703 N Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62702-1407
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Thai Basil has a similar feel to your usual Asian strip mall restaurants. Unfortunately, the Thai food is not as authentic as you can find in other Central IL towns (Bloomington, Decatur). The fried tofu appetizer tasted like it was fried in all other meats...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 460camillee
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Thai Basil has the best fried rice of anywhere in Springfield. Its very affordable and it by far surpasses any other place for taste. The ONLY unfortunate thing is its all the way on the north side and I live on the west side. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sherri L
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I went after lunch on a Friday, so I got taken care of quickly. I had this noodle dish pork pad woosen, very tasty dish! The restaurant including the bathrooms are clean. Fresh oil for the egg rolls they make in house. Came with a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 991krystala
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Thai Basil’s dishes are flavorful. The staff, however, consistently act as if the customer is a bother. Spend your money elsewhere.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Lcubed2011
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I'd never heard of this place. Maybe out-of-the-way or no advertising. However, twice now for lunch and each time very good for Thai food. Last time we went about 2 pm to avoid the lunch crowd. I had the Orange Chicken and my friend had...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Les E
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I love Thai food. Just not here. The flavors and body of the sauces seemed to miss the mark. This was our 2nd time eating here hoping for better, not so. The service was good, though.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Kat26S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went to Thai Basil today for lunch and the food was average and definitely not something to write home about. The sauces appeared to be diluted down and not very tasty. Prices were very reasonable but if you're looking for high-end Thai food this...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here a number of times, & have never been disappointed. The pho is my favorite, but I've had several of their dishes and the food has always been great! Service is quick, and the wait staff is friendly. If you get carryout, check...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank scotter85
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Food seemed fresh and tasted good. Vegetables weren't overcooked or mushy, but crisp. Sauce had good flavor. Quick service.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is some of the best Thai food we've ever had, and we've been to Thailand! Panang Curry is the all time greatest. The prices are great and the smoothies are really good too.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank AandE_G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2703 N Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62702-1407
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-525-7777
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