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The Basil

311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701
+1 775-841-6100
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (42 reviews)
“coconut soup” (10 reviews)
“nan” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Feels like I've got burned the last few times I've made an eating decision strictly based on a Yelp or TA rating. Not here. The food was excellent and the prices a little better than I expected. Who would've thought you could get such good...More

Thank outsideagent
Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't give many restaurants in the Reno-Carson City-Tahoe area an excellent review. This one is well deserved. We came mid-afternoon, well after the lunch hour. The place was about 1/3 full, which says a lot! We were greeted warmly and given excellent service. I...More

Thank 523SM523
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here as a group of eight. The service was attentive and the food generous and delicious. My seafood combo was adelivered a little later than other meals at the table but arrived hot and fresh. I love this place!

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by while doing business at the capital--next door practically. We had the recommended coconut soup and really enjoyed it. We also sampled the curry puff appetizer with peanut sauce. Yum! We split a pad Thai lunch meal and were so glad we stopped...More

Thank since1985together
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coconut soup to die for. Garlic Carson chicken very good. Restaurant was able to create a delicious custom dish to meet my wife's dietary requirements. Service great and wasn't even that expensive.

2  Thank L6649SUericf
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Stopped here for an early dinner on the way to Lake Tahoe South.The fish and shrimp dishes in curry sauce and vegetables were extremely tasty and sufficient. At the end of the meal, the chef personally greeted and thanked us - nice gesture. Even at...More

Thank NJCricketer
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to The Basil. We were introduced to this fantastic Thai restaurant by friends. The service is quietly efficient, the tables are spaced nicely, the mood is friendly and the sound level is perfect for conversation. That's enough adverbs for one...More

Thank jamesgray0902
Reviewed 27 May 2017

After visiting the nearby Nevada State Museum, my family visited The Basil for lunch. It was much better than expected. Imagine delicious, perfectly seasoned Thai curry and noodle dishes made with the freshest ingredients. That is what you will get when you are fortunate enough...More

Thank GTMann
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Cashew chicken and mango apps great. Service prrfecy. Carson city has nice vibe and this lovely place adds to it.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

What can I say, great food, relaxing environment, attentive staff and a reasonable price! Probably the best Thai food I've had this side of Bangkok.

Thank Fleetwooddriver2017
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Nearby Attractions
Nevada State Museum
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.24 km away
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Response from Basli89701 | Property representative |
Yes we do. At the Basil, you will find it under Item #4 and we call it Coconut soup.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-841-6100
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Authentic Thai Cuisine in a dining room setting our service staff is here to aid assist your dining pleasure. We offer the freshest food prepared by our wonderful Chef Nan who puts love and attention into every dish.
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