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Basil's Italian Restaurant

205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
+1 606-523-1114
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“bowtie pasta” (7 reviews)
“cannoli” (4 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Basil's has the most amazing authentic Italian food that I have ever tasted. I have been to little Italy in NY, restaurants in Miami , Savanna and I have never had anything as good as this. The Mama's pasta is outstanding, bacon wrapped scallops and...More

Thank StephanieC1962
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seated right away. Server was courteous but the service was very slow, even when the place was not busy. My ravioli was good but others in the group were not impressed with the pasta.

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

In a town with only a few good restaurants, this one stands out -- but in fairness, it would stand out in just about any town! A little storefront in the downtown the inside is very plain and minimalist decorated. Good Italian music playing you...More

Thank Steve61462
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We love to find non-fast food and get away from the oh-so chain restaurants during our travels. Today was another great experience at Basil's Italian restaurant in downtown Corbin Ky. We needed a lift after a long travel day and a great pizza, good cold...More

Thank lolo341
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

If you like truly Italian food this is the place to come. Chef Richard create the best Momma's pasta you can find. His steak and shrimp entree is wonderful. He cooks his steak to perfection. The atmosphere is warm and romantic. Chef Richard greets his...More

Thank cna49859
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The best Italian food you will find outside of Italy. The chef and owner, Richard DiMaggio, is friendly and fun to chat with. Never had a bad experience, food or otherwise.

Thank Danny M
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great meal and very nice atmosphere. They were a bit understaffed, but service was still okay. You can tell they care about your customer experience. Will go back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant atmosphere was very relaxing and quiet. The staff was amazing and Chef Richard well there aren't enough stars to rate him or his food. We spoke with him to get recommendations on wine to order that would pair with our food and he...More

Thank StephenKimberly D
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Sicilian pizza, lasagna, and scallops were great. I love the atmosphere and our waitress. This was our 5th dinner trip and we have enjoyed them all. Well drinks were a little pricey for this area.

Thank Stacybenge
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My sister and I plan an annual girls trip and meet in Corbin since it is located about 1/2 way between her home in Tennessee and mine in Indiana. We wouldn't miss a chance to dine at this magnificent and truly authentic Italian eatery located...More

Thank ROBYN C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 16
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-523-1114
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