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Le Basil

72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
+1 760-773-1112
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (14 reviews)
“curry” (11 reviews)
“lime basil” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is a neighborhood staple when we want good Thai food. We always have great tasting, fresh ingredient filled food.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here at the recommendation of our son who lives in Palm Desert. El Basil is tucked in a shopping strip between El Paseo and 111. Service was excellent in an intimate, comfortable setting. The moderately priced food arrived quickly and was delicious....More

Thank Dewitt_traveler
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Had dinner recently with a friend. We shared the shrimp and scallop appetizer which had two shrimps and one scallop each on 3 skewers. It took almost 15 minutes to get them and when they did arrive they were cold. We sent them back and...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We went for an early dinner. The restaurant is pleasant, peaceful and clean. Seats are very comfortable! The food was excellent and very nicely flavored. I had the fish soup, and there was nice amount of good quality fish and a nice variety. Excellent. My...More

Thank MichelleElyseLesser
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Tried this small Asian fusion restaurant for lunch and was not disappointed! From the Asian decor to the fabulous food and service, we thoroughly enjoyed every minute. The yellow curry with a yummy peanut/coconut/curry flavor will leave you craving for more! The eggplant dish was...More

Thank EdgiGirl
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We tried Basil for the first time on Memorial Day for lunch. The lunch menu was inviting with $10 entrees including soup. The cashew chicken with fried rice was a real winner. This is perhaps the best Southeast Asian food that we have had in...More

Thank Fay M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great Asian-fusion menu, nice atmosphere, and prompt, friendly service makes Le Basil our go-to restaurant any day of the week in Palm Desert. We've tried many dishes and all are very good, but don't miss the Bun or the Crispy Fish Salad, which are outstanding....More

Thank CH200
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place has a nice mixture of Asian food that you can select from at affordable prices. and, yes the food was very good. There were four of us that came to eat because we were in town for a concert and were in the...More

Thank Pete T
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Southeast Asian food - Vietnamese and Thai. Friendly service and delicious pad Thai and scallops and asparagus.

Thank dfutransky
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good friendly service, love the decor, really great food. I would like to recommend you heat your plates for hot main course dishes.

Thank Michael C
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Nearby Attractions
El Paseo Shopping District
865 reviews
1.39 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3320
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-773-1112
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