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Il Basilico Ristorante Pizzeria - CLOSED

Calle Beta Norte 24, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 876 3352
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
29 Oct 2014
“a bit expensive”
14 Mar 2014
“Eat here every year.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Calle Beta Norte 24, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Reviewed 30 October 2014

The service was alright, and the waiter served us properly. One of the dishes was good, and the other was overspiced - and it was a disappointment, since the option for Italian food was to give give us a break from all that hot Mexican...More

Thank Hermann_82
Reviewed 14 March 2014

Have been going to this restaurant for years. Having lived in southern Italy I can safely say this is as close to authentic that you'll find in the area. I have never had a bad dish here! And I've tried them all.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 November 2013

We asked about Italian food in Tulum and were given several names. Decided on Il Basilico because they are famous for their pizza. We were not disappointed!!! Could not believe eating such great pizza in the small town of Tulum out of all places on...More

1  Thank janecozumel
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Our group had a mixture of pizzas and pasta, and they were all very good. We will definitely return before we leave Tulum. They did forget one of our orders so make sure you double check!

Thank snowybennett
Reviewed 22 August 2013

My wife and I came here for a break from Mexican food. The waiter was very friendly and nice. He was helpful in choosing the foods, which all tasted good. We had pizza and a crepe.

Thank crerickson
Reviewed 19 August 2013

The pizza at this place is GREAT, the best in Tulum and some of the best I've ever had. The one waiter we had during our trips here was from the US so he spoke English. The owner and cook, I didn't get her name,...More

Thank travel4sushi
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We stopped by this restaurant after a long day at the beach and the ruins. We had the vegetarian pizza, focaccia and some deserts and thought it was great. The owners were helpful with the menu and made us feel welcome. We have enjoyed the...More

Thank travelb0y2
Reviewed 28 March 2013

I love pizza, everywhere i go i like to try local pizzas. In Tulum i found il basílico and everything was great! Pizza Margarita and a cold beer is a great option in this place. You feel like home when the owners made the sugestions...More

2  Thank Maria00123
Reviewed 2 March 2013

I ordered the Penne al Tono (tuna with penne) and I'm 100% sure the tuna was from a can!!!!!!! the ham on the pizza was bologna-probably Oscar Mayer! The service was not good and the Italian owners just sit there drinking wine and smoking. a...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 12 February 2013

This place doesn't get raved about as much as other Italian restaurants in Tulum but we thought it was delicious. And the house white wine is lovely too.

Thank have_love
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Beta Norte 24, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 876 3352
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