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Holy Basil

233 Canley Vale Rd, Canley Heights, Fairfield, New South Wales 2166, Australia
+61 2 9727 7585
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
233 Canley Vale Rd, Canley Heights, Fairfield, New South Wales 2166, Australia
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We had to wait an hour for a table but it was seriously worth the wait. The food is amazing and the servings are huge. The salt and pepper calamari are to die for and the roast duck in plum sauce a taste sensation!!! The...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

It can be hard to get in as they don't take bookings and the line out the front is more of a crowd, but after finally making it in we understood why. The food was some of the best Thai we've had. We asked for...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a favourite of ours and we're never disappointed. Favourite dishes include the whole snapper, massaman beef, green curry and cashew nut chicken. YOU MUST HAVE THE FRIED ICECREAM ... do not share!!! Trust me on this. Leave room for dessert. We sometimes...More

Thank lostturtle
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Nothing to describe the service, it's just pretty slow and rude stuffs. Some of the foods were okay but some was so awful. Never come back to this restaurant ever again.

Thank fhhhhhhgfxiik
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with my Mum having tried the holy basil in the city. Ordered ox tongue , beef tripe salad , chicken feet salad , pad see ew and papaya salad. Papaya salad was a bit too salty for my liking but everything else was...More

Thank AhBea
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The food was great but the service was terrible. I came in a group of three friends during lunch time, so it was very far from busy... There were probably around five other tables occupied. The service was very slow and the waiters were the...More

2  Thank jemillazzz
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to so many Thai places in the area and it's so hard to find a Thai restaurant that is consistent and has authentic flavours. It's safe to say Holy Basil is pretty much the only Thai restaurant I'll be going to in the...More

2  Thank Sammy A
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

One if the busiest restaurant around here Came at 11:59am and they are late open Food are nice but may be i get used to it so nothing so special with it Service is okay and not excellent They charge more than 2% for credit...More

1  Thank SolidDynamics
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Have been to this restaurant a few times now always order the banquet as they give you a really good variety, make sure to try the mango chilli whole snapper its hands down the best dish I have ever had, waiters are friendly. You can...More

3  Thank sean88syd
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Last minute decision to eat here and wow I am so happy we did. The bbq pork chilli basil was out of this world. You have to give it a try. Great service and good price.

3  Thank hartland2004
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 Canley Vale Rd, Canley Heights, Fairfield, New South Wales 2166, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Fairfield  >  Canley Heights
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9727 7585
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