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Basil's Greek Dining

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4000 Fox Valley Center Dr, E. New York St., Aurora, IL 60504-4109 (59 & New York)
+1 630-585-1315
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Aurora, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great atmosphere. Great Service. The food is average. It used to be great. Plus I just think the menu is limited really.. like too much pasta. The kebobs is something I used to go there for but they changed it and the rice is like this sticky mexican rice kind of thing.. too much stuff added in. Gyros and basic... More 

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aurora ilinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Friends took us to this restaurant for lunch last week. They asked fi we liked Greek food....YES...we usually went to another restaurant and they said this was even BETTER. It WAS. The watermelon salad was so unusual and refreshing. Our entrees were delicious. This is not a chain restaurant... everything is prepared fresh and to perfection. The owner and his... More 

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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful patio, lovely inside. Server excellent. Food was delicious! Potatoes to die for! Lamb was perfect! But prices too high.

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Thank Debbie W
Marco Island, Florida
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

My husband and I stopped for lunch. We wanted something different, and boy did we get it. He had a shrimp and scallop medley. Large shrimp and tasty scallops. I didn't try it (it has bell peppers, ugh), but he said it was delicious. I decided to try the bolognaise. Our server, Ross, said it is made with lamb meat... More 

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Thank Kris C
Colorado
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196 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

I went here for lunch. The food was delicious! I ordered the chicken walnut salad & it was a very large serving. The restaurant is very nice. It would be good for a business meeting or other event. The service was excellent. The restaurant wasn't too busy, so we were seated right away.

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Thank 1Kare1
Aurora, Illinois
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

My husband and I went in for dinner early one evening. The restaurant was spacious and had a very nice atmosphere. We were a little taken aback at the prices of the entrees--they were standard offerings for a Greek restaurant, but we spent significantly more than we've spent at Greek restaurants in other communities (including Chicago).

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Thank suzyq228
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125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much when another couple suggested that we join them at a Greek restaurant by a mall. Wrong. It's very, very good. If you love lamb, good lamb, this is the place. We went on a Saturday afternoon and had the restaurant to ourselves. It is packed for dinner, so go a bit earlier and there's no waiting.... More 

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Thank Murph211
Naperville, Illinois
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I had a taste for Greek food and found Basil's on Trip Advisor. I'm so glad I did. The food is excellent, the wine choices offer Greek and California wines, and very helpful service. It was a Saturday night, but the restaurant was less than half full. That's disheartening. My husband and I will happily return, and hope others support... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Our first visit to the Aurora/Naperville area so we tried a bunch of different restaurants. This was our favorite in the area. We enjoyed our visit and the food was excellent. Great selection and Mayra was a fantastic server. She knew the menu and made great recommendations and was back to check on us frequently.

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Thank Mark F
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat in the Naperville area when dining with my wife or friends. The service is always super friendly and high quality meal. Recommend the eggplant and zucchini chips as well as the gyros.

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Thank Amit P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4000 Fox Valley Center Dr, E. New York St., Aurora, IL 60504-4109
    (59 & New York)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-585-1315

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?