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Basta Pasta

2745 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047-1307
+1 410-692-5200
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“breadsticks” (14 reviews)
“pasta” (16 reviews)
“crab cakes” (23 reviews)
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2745 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047-1307
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family made a reservation here for Mother's Day dinner at 5:30 p.m. We arrived 10 minutes early and were told we would have to wait another 15-20 minutes. After 30 minutes had gone by, we asked about the status of our reservation and were...More

Thank SerafinaELD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a stop at BELLE PATRI, a favorite resale shop in Jarrettsville, we went 5 miles down the road to the Fallston BASTA PASTA for lunch. Cream of crab soup with hot garlic rolls was the starter. The soup broth was superb but the crabmeat...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We now try to eat here at least once a month if only for a drink and appetizers. Really good Italian food. The crab toast is a must. We have now tried Fettuccine Carbonara, Risotto Milanese (loaded with shrimp, crab & scallops), and the Stuff...More

Thank BobRetired2015
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! We are thrilled to hear this! Thank you so much for visiting and we can't express how grateful we are for your wonderful feedback! We're so happy you enjoyed our signature Risotto Milanese and stuffed shells! Thank you again and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

Love Basta Pasta -- this is a great restaurant with a wonderful family atmosphere. The food is always excellent and the service is wonderful. Great people who go out of their way to accommodate you. Never had a bad meal here and have had some...More

Thank TravelStrong
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

We LOVE this! Thank you so much for visiting! We can't explain how happy this makes us and we appreciate your review more than you know! Thank you so much again and we hope to see you again very soon! Have a great week!

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I go to several of the Basta Pasta locations. Great food and service. Reasonable prices. Friendly staff and good atmosphere. We even had my wife’s fathers post funeral lunch for 50-75 people here a few years ago. Try Basta Pasta you won’t...More

Thank RayBrusca
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much! That means the world to us and we are so happy we can always make you feel like family.That's our goal! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a wonderful review and we look forward to your...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered carry out at friend’s house. God was related to perfection. Three different dishes ordered. All were delicious!

Thank Reagansnana
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Thank you so much for the great review and we are honored by your high praise! We're so glad you were taken care of and had a great experience! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

My wife's favorite restaurant. Consistently good food and service. Only 2 short comings. The draft beer selection is poor. No Coors, Bud or Michelob. Also down loaded the app several years ago and received a coupon for future use. Although a category for coupons is...More

Thank z8track
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Love to hear this! Thank you for the awesome review and we are so happy you love our food and service! We appreciate the helpful feedback and we are sure to take that into consideration. Thank you again and we hope to have you join...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

As we live close by, Basta Pasta is convenient when we don't want to travel far. Very casual with decent food. It's not a place we would ever go out of our way to visit though I think others do. The red sauce is always...More

Thank DianeF827
Collete S, Owner at Basta Pasta, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

We truly appreciate your helpful review, Diane. Thank you for joining us and we are happy to receive your feedback on our sauces. We are always trying to improve and we love to hear our guests feedback so we can provide the very best. We're...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

We really enjoyed our meal last night, We had a new waiter, Robert, He was very nice and pretty much knew the whole menu. He was very attentive. The managers were also checking on us, I m sure to make sure Robert was doing okay....More

Thank jbragg2015
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderfully kind words and we are so excited you had a fantastic experience with us! We have a great team at Basta Pasta and we're so happy they took excellent care of you all. It also means a lot to us...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

It was our server's first night & he was wonderful!! Took advantage of the $4.00 martini special, and they were large & not watered down. Our pasta meals were better than we had even anticipated. Large shrimp & big chunks of crabmeat in the Alfredo...More

Thank joeysgirl417
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Thank you for the great review and awesome feedback! We love to hear that you had a great time and enjoyed our signature Seafood Alfredo Pasta and Chocolate Melting Cake! That means a lot. Thank you so much for joining us and we hope to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2745 Fallston Rd, Fallston, MD 21047-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Fallston
  • Phone Number: +1 410-692-5200
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