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The Basil

311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-4203
+1 775-841-6100
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (47 reviews)
“coconut soup” (13 reviews)
“nan” (6 reviews)
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-4203
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh ingredients and great recipes make this a cut above most Thai restaurants I’ve tried. Can be busy but worth a wait if needed.

Thank travelingcoinman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and i had a really relaxed and delightful dinner with great food and super smiling service. These guys really have it down. It feels like walking into a Thai village restaurant. I don't mean ambiance because it s very well appointed and very...More

Thank L9627EXfrancism
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here several times over the years and the prices has just reached a point where you really can't afford to go here on a regular basis unless someone else is paying. This is a casual Thai place in small town Nevada, not a...More

Thank Zpack2723
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped by while doing business at the capital--next door practically. We had the recommended coconut soup and really enjoyed it. We also sampled the curry puff appetizer with peanut sauce. Yum! We split a pad Thai lunch meal and were so glad we stopped...More

Thank since1985together
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The Basil is a regular go-to in Carson City for us, but it is especially fun to go with Chef Klaus, a German-born professional Thai chef. He was in the area this week, so we went. An excellent meal, with a great review of the...More

1  Thank Kalamariverrat
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

If you’ve ever visited in Thailand and are a big fan of authentic Thai food, be prepared for disappointment. In a casino town where travelers come and go to and from the gambling joints, this place may suffice. Easily accessible from the town’s main drag...More

Thank Bern R
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The food was good, a little more seasoning would have been nice. So I just downed it in host sauce. Will need to try something different next time.

Thank Shamoon A
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Me included however when the server is about 70 yrs old and persistent on you ordering Crab Fried Rice, pls listen to her and order. It was simply amazing I do t think I’ll ever order Fried Rice with Chicken or Beef. A must have.

Thank javilv
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Very nice decor and atmosphere in this nicely located Thai food in downtown Carson City one block from capital bldg, service is excellent, good food presentation, all the curry dishes and many more menu selections.

Thank SamB29
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a table by visiting the previous evening when the restaurant was busy and the food smelt divine! Our starters were spring rolls (4) and Half Moon (a full plate of segments of deep fried marinated chicken and cilantro) Both were very filling and...More

1  Thank Steval75
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Daniel W
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Response from Wizardo Z | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Basli89701 | Property representative |
Yes we do. At the Basil, you will find it under Item #4 and we call it Coconut soup.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-4203
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-841-6100
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Authentic Thai Cuisine in a dining room setting our service staff is here to aid assist your dining pleasure. We offer the freshest food prepared by our wonderful Chef Nan who puts love and attention into every dish.
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