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Basil Restaurant

460 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6229
+1 843-724-3490
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (95 reviews)
“basil rolls” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
460 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6229
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1 - 10 of 562 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I were famished coming from visiting the Tall Ships 2017 and a quick shower from our hotel. Parking our car in a parking garage and walked along King St. in Charleston, we kind of hope to find a good place for dinner....More

Thank TitoFromAtlanta
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a Sunday early evening dinner. Delicious cocktails (during Happy Hour), and delicious food with attentive service. Ample portions, left us satisfied. But not so much that, as visitors, we would feel guilty not taking a doggie bag.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresh ingredients. Our table was near the kitchen and it was neat seeing them put them meals together. Awesome taste. The only complaint is that they don't have Sriracha! :)

Thank chayazma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a very nice dining experience with family at Basil Restaurant, this one actually located in the Mt. Pleasant area of Charleston near Isle of Palms connector. The cocktails were nicely crafted, the food authentic and exceptional. Time and money well spent!

Thank Keith Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Charleston with a large group and wanted to break away for a dinner - just the two of us. We love Thai and Basil was our first choice. Our waiter Tyler was pleasant, funny, and service was very quick....More

Thank TinaMikePA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been meaning to try Basil for a while now and took the opportunity to take my wife there prior to attending a concert. I had heard the plates are generously portioned and we did not want to fill up on rice and noodles so...More

Thank Karl H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must go to for us whenever we visit Charleston. Nice size restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, Bar area and counter area overlooking part of grill/kitchen. To me Asian restaurants are very quiet. This has a higher energy and contemporary feel that really enhances...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love Pad Thai and this is the best we have ever had! Some places just use too much fish sauce which makes it yuk! We also had the Volcano Shrimp dish which was very delicious and just the right amount of...More

Thank turnbull99
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My husband and I had dinner last night at Basil in Charleston after a recommendation from a local. It was a wonderful meal from the Basil Spring Rolls to the yummy Massaman Curry I had. We got to sit at the Chef Bar and watch...More

Thank Jan Z
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I ordered the Yum Neua steak salad to start off my dinner. The thinly cut pieces of new york strip melted in my mouth, as the acidity of the lemon and the cilantro dressing coats the crisp bed of romaine lettuce. Basil has revamped and...More

Thank svelazquez24
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JoshJarnigan
Is basil restaurant appropriate for kids?
13 June 2016|
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Response from sunandsizzle412 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the age of the child. While we had none with us and I didn't look for high chairs or booster seats, I would say they would enjoy the hustle and bustle. The difficulty would be bringing an infant because the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 460 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6229
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-724-3490
  • E-mail