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Basil's Fondren

2906 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216
+1 601-982-2100
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“panini” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
11:00 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Soups
2906 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was there for the first time, awful experience. Bad food, worst service and absolutely no value for money. Ordered a veggie panini to go, bread was warm and the cheese w/stuffing was cold. For $7 that I paid, I got a 2" finger sandwich. Asked...More

Thank 741saik
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The focaccia is WONDERFUL. It's the main reason I love basil's. The cheese steak on it is my favorite!

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A favorite place for lunch when in Fondren. The chef salad with the homemade deviled egg is so good you may have to order an extra egg! The pizza is fresh and delicious. In fact, you can't go wrong with anything you order. A tiny...More

Thank cdw54
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I love Basil's and I even fight the parking lot to eat there. They have a tomato basil soup and Pimento Cheese BLT that are out of this world.

Thank Alana R
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food here is wonderful!! I have eaten here before and will again when in the area. Conveniently located in the middle of downtown Jackson, five minute walk from the Marriott hotel. Not a lot of signage, it is in the commercial looking building right...More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I visited Basil based on its TripAdvisor rating, and I was not disappointed. The food is made to order. The menu and other available options are impressive. The service is timely; the workers are friendly. The setting is ideal and inviting for a solo visit,...More

Thank April F
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Great place for sandwiches and fresh, homemade pizza. Food was great and fast. Would recommend and try again if back in the area. Staff spent time explaining the menu and were seems very proud of the food...and they should be, it's was great

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Basil's is one of my favorite restaurants in Jackson. It's great for simple lunch. I enjoy a veggie panini with the tomato soup. There's a variety of other sandwiches to choose from as well. There's even an Elvis which is peanut butter and banana.

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Great place to drop by at lunch for hot sandwiches, salads, fresh ingredients. In the same building as Rooster's and La Brioche. Central seating for all three

Thank PH C
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Sandwiches with the greatest pesto! Delicious! And owner and servers are VERY interested in making you happy and satisfied. Kudos to this restaurant!

Thank mississippimuse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2906 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-982-2100
We are Rooster's Restaurants little sister, and are in the Fondren Corner Bldg also. We have Panini's, Salads, Pizza, Soup, and delicious homemade Deviled Eggs.We also do Corporate Caterings and deliver them. We have Panini Pies, which are the equivalent to a sandwich tray, and have two types of Pasta Salad, Salad, and Tomato Basil Soup and Deviled Eggs all bulk for catering. We also offer Boxed Lunches, great for meetings which include a panini, chips or pasta, and a cookie all in one box for easy handling. We already cater for many Pharmacy and Medical Reps and make ordering easy and fast. Please call if we can be of service. We would love to have your business. Kathy Glenn
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