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Basilico Ristorante

#52 of 3,383 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5879 NW 36th St, Miami, FL 33166-5712
+1 305-871-3585
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Miami Springs, Florida
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Basilico is a very friendly atmosphere restaurant. It has been in the Miami Springs area for a long time. The food is very good with a lot of varieties for lunch or dinner.

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While we were In Miami we ate here based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. The food was delicious. We will definitely eat here again when we return to Miami.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I was so pleased with our food and dining experience at this restaurant. It was delicious, plentiful and well presented. The staff were welcoming and friendly throughout our visit. It was like going to a family meal. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Pflugerville, Texas
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88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The menu is somewhat limited but I did find something to try. Unfortunately, my husband didn't find anything that he desired, so he just ordered Caesar Salad. He did not like the dressing - it did taste more like mayonaise than anything else. However, my spaghetti with shrimp, asparagus and mushrooms was quite tasty.

Dacula, Georgia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Even though this was a business trip this restaurant would be a great place to impress a date. The food was amazing and they treat you like family! This is a must if you are ever in the area!!!

San Francisco, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We visited Basilico Restaurante on the night before a cruise from Miami. Wonderful small italian restaurant located a bit obscurely by the airport. Very friendly staff who seemed to know everyone who came in the evening we dined there. Though we were the only strangers we were greeted warmly and provided with great service. My companion started with the beef... More 

Miami, Florida
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Many years eating at this wonderful place and always same excellent and authentic Italian food with very good quality. Excellent personalized attention. Definitely one of my favorite places to have a business lunch or a very relaxed and amazing diner.

Boca Raton, Florida
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209 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Pulling up you wouldn't think this place would be as great as it is as the plaza isn't so nice. The food is off the charts great - best Italian I've ever had in Florida. Loaded with Italians at lunch - which says a lot. Prices are reasonable - can't go wrong here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I love this place I might be my favorite restaurant in Miami, great service, exceptional food and every single meal I had there was great!

Pelham, New Hampshire
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very nice authentic Italian restaurant. Hidden in a strip mall and very easy to miss. I only found it due to the reviews on trip advisor. The food was cooked up fresh and was very very good. Nice atmosphere. Bar serves beer and wine only. I had chicken piccata and my husband had the veal. We were both very happy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5879 NW 36th St, Miami, FL 33166-5712
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-871-3585

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