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Red Basil

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61 Main St, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 1V6, Canada
+1 519-622-0888
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Today
11:30 - 20:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 20:30
Fri 11:30 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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London, Canada
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attented the Architectural Engineering open house of Univ. Of Waterloo and after the orientation and tour its almost lunch time,time to explore the downtown area anf find a place to eat and alas Red Basil,the place is nice, clean and food was great as well as service.authentic Asian ciusine ,I even told my son if He got into to... More 

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Thank dean d
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just happen to find this restaurant about a month ago and can't say enough good things about the food. It's always fresh and delicious......two chubby thumbs up

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Thank David W
Cambridge, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This small restaurant is our GO TO for anytime. Delicious Vietnamese/Thai style food. Great for selection and catering. Drop by for Tom Yum soup or Mango Salad. Portions are generous and prices very reasonable.

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Thank debombus58
Cambridge, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is our "go to" lunch venue. The food is amazing and the service is quick (just what we need for a one hour lunch). Heartily recommend the Crispy Chicken with the Peanut Sauce

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Thank BWilliams2
Cambridge, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to the Red Basil for sure 50 times or more and have had the crispy duck with peanut sauce Ask for extra crispy it is 17.00 and a bargain at that price the breasts are prepared by the chef and prepared flawlessly Appetizer plate is also good and the mango salad the best I have had My... More 

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Thank Emmerich61
Cambridge, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Had a delicious dish Mango chicken with cashews over rice and paired with a cold Chardonnay. Excellent dish and service was fast and friendly

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Thank Resa B
Brantford
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

It was my husband and my first time there and we were not disappointed. The waitress was very friendly, the restaurant was nice and the food was amazing. The price was very reasonable. We look forward to returning in the near future.

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Thank KateLoker
Cambridge, Canada
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

This family run well established restaurant in the quaint downtown Galt area of Cambridge has been a mainstay for our family for a number of years now. They make great food, always hot and they never fail to get our order correct. For both dine in and take out I highly recommend you give them a try.

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Thank Chris K
Cambridge, Canada
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Went back again to have the best roast duck in town. The vegetables are always fresh, the wine selection is small but reasonably priced, and the decor has been upgraded. The place is always packed, a good sign, so make a reservation. The price for two of us, 2 soups and 2 entree's plus a bottle of wine was under... More 

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Thank Doug W
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Good food and service. Got the Pad Thai & it was average for me, could use a bit more flavour. There was only 1 other table being used, we were there for lunch.

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Thank Kirstin V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:30
Thursday
11:30 - 20:30
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Main St, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 1V6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-622-0888

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?