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Basil Leaf

501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
+1 925-831-2828
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
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Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The Basil Leaf is a pleasant restaurant located among some great restaurants. Try as they might something is always a little off at the Basil Leaf. The waiter we had ran back and forth to the kitchen, one reason was the incorrect items delivered to...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Basil Leaf Cafe is a nicely appointed restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. We arrived with another couple at 11:30 AM and left around 2 PM. At no time while we ate lunch were more than four tables occupied in the restaurant. This made it...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very nice selection of Italian dishes and a very good Pasta menu to choose from . The Spaghetti and meatballs was a very good portion of pasta with two large meatballs that were seasoned perfectly. The clams Vongole was also a nice portion of linguini...More

Thank Jerome N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The atmosphere is the same as it's always been - very clean, crisp white tablecloths, lots of outside seating, etc. The service is always very good, friendly & attentive. However, this visit was a real disappointment! I've been to Basil Leaf many times in the...More

Thank grandmabetsy2014
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Because this restaurant is a few blocks from my house and has a pleasant outdoor seating area, I've given it a number of chances to serve me a decent meal (lunch and dinner). Today was the restaurant's last chance and they blew it! Service is...More

Thank claire94526
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My final day in California so we went here for brunch before heading off to the airport. It's a self serve buffet style and done very very well. The eggs Benedict were particularly good...and I'm a huge fan of American crispy bacon!!

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We have come here often but this visit was terrible. Brought company with us from Canada and we were giving dinner out as a gift to our two kids. Seated at a dirty table, but moved when requested a different table. Food was very bland....More

Thank reddya
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

They had a party in another room and our service was terrible. The bus boy kept bringing bread and water, so it was obvious They knew the service in our room was unacceptable. To top everything else the woman's bathroom was out of order. Our...More

Thank Luv2dineout66
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here several times. Have always enjoyed it. The carbonara reminds me of when I'm in Rome. Wife enjoyed the salmon special and my finicky twins ate all their fettuccine Alfredo and pesto chicken. We all enjoyed the visit.

Thank Gobyg
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Went here with some friends for brunch and it was great , a little pricey the reason for the 4 stars, but a nice atmosphere and meal just the same. They had a buffet that had lots of fruit, danishes, bacon , sausage, and plate...More

Thank SoberMike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526-3807
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tri-Valley  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 925-831-2828
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