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Sweet Basil Thai Cuisine

) #239 of 566 Restaurants in Berkeley $$ - $$$ Asian, Thai
1736 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2215
+1 510-527-8611
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“corn cakes” (2 reviews)
“satay” (2 reviews)
“pad thai” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1736 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2215
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 8 April 2017

The Panang Curry!!! Delicious Thai food at the restaurant is delicious and makes one filled with what one wants from a Thai restaurant......good foods!

Thank RikeshSingh
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Loved the food - we shared some dishes and was fun to try them - everything was great. Appetizers were terrific and so were the main dishes.

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We came to this restaurant as a fallback to another horrible restaurant on Solano. The wait to get in was zero, the food was great, and this restaurant saved the evening. The pad thai and iced teas are excellent. The chicken dishes were very good,...More

Thank M L
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Decent food but not strong flavoring. Nothing like authentic Thai cooking.... you do not pick up any fish sauce or much heat in dishes that should have those flavors.

Thank mrosen456
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Went there for a quick lunch on Saturday. The food arrived so fast that it could not possibly have been cooked - it was "constructed" out of previously cooked ingredients. Pad Thai- the chicken was dry and had no flavor; the sauce was so sticky...More

Thank Kata J
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Over all the food was good, but disappointed in the soup (them cha gai). The corn cakes were very good and the fresh roll of vermicelli, tofu and vegetables was just ok. Sliced duck with lychee was very good but all the other items my...More

Thank Iamalwayslost
Reviewed 30 May 2014

First time here, went for lunch. Super friendly staff. Sat at a little table in the courtyard. We had the pan fried dumplings first, they were fantastic. I had the minced chicken with basil entrée-Delicious!! However, it was so spicey. I asked for medium spice,...More

Thank matts2869
Reviewed 25 May 2014

All of the dishes we ordered were fantastic !!! Really delicious and just the right amount of seasoning - not too hot as Thai Food is sometimes. Wonderful Thai Fried Rice and the Pad Thai with Chicken was the best I've ever tasted. I would...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Bad customer service, the restaurant looks really nice when you get in but that is where the good feeling end. The service lady was rude and very bad service. The food was plane without much flavor, the food was served with very bad presentation. It...More

Thank Gregorymayfield
Reviewed 27 October 2013

I enjoyed their happy hour appetizers at $5 along with drinks. The corn cakes with cucumber relish were delicious.

Thank DavidMS1961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
23:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1736 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707-2215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-527-8611
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