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Basil's Italian Restaurant

205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
+1 606-523-1114
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
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205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This young Chef knows his way around a kitchen!!! My sister had chicken Marsala.... awesome!!! I had one of his specialties...Bowtie pasta with grilled shrimp in a devine lobster sauce...OMG...to die for!! Based on what we had I'm sure every thing is wonderful!! It's not...More

Thank Linda1997
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Seems like most of the offerings here are pre fabbed. Not a fan. Not crazy about the the overly social manager either. Some may like the interaction I don't.

Thank mrmage
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Basil's has the most amazing authentic Italian food that I have ever tasted. I have been to little Italy in NY, restaurants in Miami , Savanna and I have never had anything as good as this. The Mama's pasta is outstanding, bacon wrapped scallops and...More

Thank StephanieC1962
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Seated right away. Server was courteous but the service was very slow, even when the place was not busy. My ravioli was good but others in the group were not impressed with the pasta.

1  Thank Toby H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

In a town with only a few good restaurants, this one stands out -- but in fairness, it would stand out in just about any town! A little storefront in the downtown the inside is very plain and minimalist decorated. Good Italian music playing you...More

Thank Steve61462
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We love to find non-fast food and get away from the oh-so chain restaurants during our travels. Today was another great experience at Basil's Italian restaurant in downtown Corbin Ky. We needed a lift after a long travel day and a great pizza, good cold...More

Thank lolo341
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you like truly Italian food this is the place to come. Chef Richard create the best Momma's pasta you can find. His steak and shrimp entree is wonderful. He cooks his steak to perfection. The atmosphere is warm and romantic. Chef Richard greets his...More

Thank cna49859
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The best Italian food you will find outside of Italy. The chef and owner, Richard DiMaggio, is friendly and fun to chat with. Never had a bad experience, food or otherwise.

Thank Danny M
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great meal and very nice atmosphere. They were a bit understaffed, but service was still okay. You can tell they care about your customer experience. Will go back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant atmosphere was very relaxing and quiet. The staff was amazing and Chef Richard well there aren't enough stars to rate him or his food. We spoke with him to get recommendations on wine to order that would pair with our food and he...More

Thank StephenKimberly D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Main St, Corbin, KY 40701-1455
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +1 606-523-1114
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