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710 Marquette Ave, Marquette Hotel, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2303 (7th Street)
+1 612-376-7404
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Today
06:30 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 13:00
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 14:00
Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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Hibbing, MN
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I had breakfast here 11/25/16. I had the Eggs Benedict and my mom had the omlet. They were both out of this world. Eggs Benedict is my go too breakfast meal and this by far was the best I have ever had. My mom also raved about how wonderful her omlet was. She chose sausage, mushroom and... More 

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Thank Cabella8
Corpus Christi, Texas
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210 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my sister and her husband to Basil's on a Saturday night. The food descriptions on line looked good and it was near the hotel at which we were staying. We had reservations for 6:30 pm. We left at 9:15 pm, having been served the last of our 3 dishes (the main dish) at 10 til 9. We were... More 

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Thank sandra s
New Market, Maryland
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food, a fantastic view, and impeccable service. The indoor balcony overlooking the "mall" is pretty cool. We ate here several times, and enjoyed every time!

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Thank MrHays
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have eaten here twice for lunch. Both times I ordered the pasta option on the menu. The first visit it was a gnocchi and the second visit it was a pappardelle pasta. Both were very very good. The only thing is that its on the expensive side.

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Thank LolaBelleMay
South Florida, Florida
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129 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

It had been a few months we hadn't been at Basil's. We always enjoy lunch on the balcony and when available the Mary Tyler Moore table. I had the Reuben Burger. I was surprised as I didn't pay attention when I ordered and was expecting a Reuben sandwich but is was good. My wife ordered the Wild Rice Chowder which... More 

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Thank SunseekersMN
Dover, New Jersey
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Needed to grab a quick lunch with work folks and Basil's delivered. The food was good and we had a great view of the Crystal Court. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful.

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1 Thank Mike M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Atmosphere at Basil's was excellent. Menu could have have had more to offer, but what we had was very good. After a long day Basil's provided the venue to eat at slower, restful pace.

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Halifax, Canada
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This restaurant has amazing food, and with its unique location it is a great place to eat! Sit out on the balcony and look out at the fountain and the Marquette square!

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1 Thank soccersyl15
Charlotte, North Carolina
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

I took a few colleagues here for a breakfast meeting while in town. The location is great and the patio seating was fantastic. They have great high quality breakfast options and coffee. The service was excellent. This is now my new favorite breakfast restaurant in Minneapolis.

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1 Thank Christine D
Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We ate breakfast at the Basil Restaurant before we left Minneapolis. Great service, food good, coffee " Hilton Brand" was delicious. They were very accommodating of children's needs. The Restaurant was bright, colorful, elegant and clean. DW Thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 13:00
Monday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Marquette Ave, Marquette Hotel, Minneapolis, MN 55402-2303
    (7th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-376-7404
Description
Located on the 3rd floor of the Marquette Hotel, Basil's Restaurant offers a seasonal approach to casual dining. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in a comfortably informal atmosphere with eclectic American cuisine menu. Terrace dining is available overlooking the spectacular Crystal Court in the IDS Center.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?