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Green Basil

701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
+1 847-918-8858
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (12 reviews)
“rangoon” (5 reviews)
“pot stickers” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

I'm a newbie to Thai food, but we had a group of 6 decided this was the right place for a lunch. The food was great, everyone really liked the seafood rangoon appetizers and their entrees.

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

I ate only once at this restaurant with a colleague for a business dinner on a Tuesday night. Here's what I liked: Friendly welcome, a choice of table (although it was early on a Tuesday night), the menu was varied and the food came quickly....More

Thank AlisonJCowan
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Four of us for dinner after the theater. Started with egg rolls. Delicious. For entrees, we tried Pad Thai, Eggplant with Basil, and two orders of Seafood Curry. The eggplant dish and the two seafood items were served with rice and the plates were clean....More

Thank Slumdog2015
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I always come back! Food is good and consistent, service is good too and they seem to have fresh ingredients. Ambience it's nice and music relaxing. I use to have the shrimp or seafood curry and they're delicious always. They should improve the dessert list,...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The food is good, but not spectacular. The cocktail drinks are a bit overpriced. If you eant Thai and you are close by, it's OK. Not memorable

Thank GeUP
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Was in the area and decided to try this restaurant because of reviews. The restaurant is very clean and nice atmosphere. The food was flavorful and just a bit expensive for the price vs portion size. We would come here again next time we are...More

Thank howard c
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My friends and followers know I eat plenty of Thai food - here in the Chicagoland area, and also on the Big Island. So today, we find two little stripmall joints which had thus far eluded my quest. Let's begin with Green Basil... ....exuding a...More

Thank HarryBGurnee_IL
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is where we go for anniversaries and special date night dinners. Consistently good meals. Moderate portions, but high quality ingredients. You get whgat you pay for.

Thank TheAlexanders
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Escaping out of Chicago on the way to Lake Geneva, we decided to spend a night at the Doubletree by Hilton (a friend was having her birthday there and it made no sense to drive back to the City). We love their restaurant Karma but...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My husband loves the combination Thai fried rice. I have not liked any dish I have ordered, nor have our guests. Extremely dry Salmon and fatty tough meat.

Thank Catherine C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 284, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1524
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-918-8858
Green Basil Thai Restaurant and Bar is an elegant but affordable dining experience of authentic family recipes that have been handed down for generations. The Green Basil experience begins upon entering the Zen like, dining room. The tension eases out of your body as you are warmly greeted by the professional well-seasoned staff. It is the perfect balance of tasteful upscale white tablecloth dining and a very comfortable friendly feeling.There is a large selection of authentic Thai dishes combining old world recipes with the freshest ingredients. Start your dining experience with one of the specialty drinks while you explore the vast menu. Your senses will delight in the complex flavor profiles offered by Chef Tom’s unique presentation of daily entrée favorites and authentic specials that will please the casual dinner and seasoned foodie alike.
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