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Basils Dining

4.6
866 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Greek
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One of the Top Ten Restaurants in Illinois is closer than you think here at Basils! We offer exceptional lamb, steaks, seafood, and incredible rotating Chef's features. With an ever changing selection of 12 of the best beers on tap, an extensive wine list, and seasonal specialty cocktails there is sure to be something for everyone on the menu. To enhance the food and drinks, Basils holds the highest standards for service and customer satisfaction. Welcome Home.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Greek, Steak, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Monday to Thursday
11:00am - 10:00pm

Friday and Saturday
11:00am - 11:00pm

Sunday
11:00am - 9:00pm

Lunch is available Monday to Friday 11:00am - 4:00pm
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Phone number
(630) 692-1300
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Oscar Herrera & Alex Cortez
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Catering
Basils Greek Dining offers full service catering right to your door. We offer an array of options to compliment your budget and needs. With a full staff ready at your service, Basils will take care of all your catering needs... OPA!
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
59 & New York
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Special events & promotions
Basils Dining offers 5 course wine dinners almost every month. Join the email club next time you dine in to stay updated on all upcoming events.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Basils offers private events for groups ranging from 15 to 175 guests. Please call or email for more information and one of our talented event coordinators will be happy to assist you!

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Mon - Thu 5:00PM - 6:15PM 7:45PM - 9:00PM

What 866 People Are Saying
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4.6
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4.6
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Angelo is always so friendly and kind, and the food is delicious. I love your lamb dishes!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

We have dined at Basil's quite a few times over the last several years and found it to be very welcoming, great service, excellent food with good variety, esp. Greek favorites (but not exclusively), and an establishment that stays in touch with their customers, offering special enticemants from time to time. We highly recommend Basil's!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

As always, Basil's hit it out of the park. We are frequent flyers there and cannot wait for the patio to open for al fresco dining.

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

Basil’s continues to be our family’s favorite Greek restaurant. The staff are welcoming, the atmosphere is pleasant, and the food keeps us coming back! We celebrated our son’s new job with an evening at Basil's, because we knew that we would enjoy a wonderful meal in delightful , yet casual surroundings.
For starters, we enjoyed our favorite appetizer-saganaki-followed by a variety of dishes-the lamb macaroni and cheese was yummy, and my husband’s roast lamb was melt-in-your-mouth delicious as well. Another dish enjoyed was the Chicken Parmesan. There’s truly something for everyone at Basil’s, with steak, chicken, fish and lamb dishes to choose from, as well as meatless options.
Although we were pretty full from eating our entrees, we did split a dessert, which featured baklava and ice cream. It was a delicious ending to a delightful meal.
Basil’s never fails us with their great food and welcoming atmosphere. Our servers have always been attentive, but not intrusive. We look forward to dining on their patio as the weather gets warmer. Basil’s is a true neighborhood gem in the Fox Valley area.

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5.0Dined on April 18, 2018

Amazing, delicious Greek food! Great atmosphere! Highly recommend.

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4.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Three of our party arrived early and stopped for a drink at the bar. One of the specialty drinks was ordinary, one very good and a good glass of wine. Our fourth was running late so we were seated about 1/2 hour past our reserved time, restaurant graciously held the table. When our fourth did show she was seated and served very quickly, so all our meals were served about the same time. All the meals were very good, I had the lollipop lamb chops, done to perfection. Will definitely return for another wonderful greek meal.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Food and service were fantastic!

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Waitress extremely friendly and helpful with food choices.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

One of my favorite restaurants in the Western suburbs, and my favorite Greek cuisine by far.

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Went for Greek Easter after going to Greek Isles for many years. My only big suggestion would be to make it more festive like Greek Isles does. Red Eggs, music, make it more lively

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

This was our first time eating at Basils. Great food and great service, it is a bit pricey but well worth it for special occasions. Highly recommended!

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Glad we got there early & had a reservation bcs by the time we left the place was packed! Service was good and the food was delicious (lots to choose from). A little pricey but a good meal

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4.0Dined on April 6, 2018

A very nice way to celebrate our anniversary. Service was above and beyond and food was very good.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

3rd time here and will be back. Great service , delicious meals!

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Best Greek food I’ve ever had. Will return very soon. Highly recommend the lamb meatballs.

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5.0Dined on March 25, 2018

We frequent this establishment frequently. Angelo (host) and rest of staff are always wonderful and attentive. Clearly we are 'hooked' on this place. If you are hoping to enjoy great greek based food, then you found a gem. Other choices on menu that is quite varied are wonderful too. Try dining in the 'bar' area or outdoors, weather permitting.

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4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

I've dined here several times, and highly recommend it. Some of the best authentic Greek food in Chicagoland, IMHO.

One minor knock. Watch the wine list, as at least one of the wine regions listed was incorrect.

And although not a great price value, the food quality and service are second to none. Front and back wait staff, greeter and manager, all happy to serve and professionals at their craft. I say this as typical Saturday night dining can often be rushed, where service and food quality can sag at other restaurants. Not here! They are a great weekend dinner choice.

And when the weather inproves, try a meal on their outdoor patio space.

Great for families, great for a date night. Enjoy Basil's!

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Excellence! Delicious!

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Great food

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4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Food was great. We love the saganaki, grilled octopus and crabcake as appetizers. The Mediterainean Sea Bass was good once again.
Manager is attentive and always looking to please patrons.

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3.0Dined on March 24, 2018

The food is good, but over priced and the menu is limited, especially seafood. Service was outstanding.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

It was my daughter’s birthday - I was so surprised to find out that they printed a special menu just for us with her name on the menu and wishing her a very happy birthday - they have no idea how they made it extra special for her! We are so grateful and very satisfied with they service - great food lots of options to choose from and as always I enjoy their wine lists. This restaurant is awesome it’s highly recommend -

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5.0Dined on March 18, 2018

Great lamb shank and fast service love this place go today

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4.0Dined on March 18, 2018

My wife and I had the Sunday buffet, which Basil's only offers once a month. Being part of the email program allows to know when the buffet is, and this past weekend was the date. For $32 each, it is a very good selection and value for very good Greek food that I don't normally eat on a Sunday. Service was great too.

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Delicious food and great atmosphere!

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5.0Dined on March 17, 2018

We especially liked the menu we loved the appetizer platter presented beautifully.
Food was delicious everything was hot and service was terrific.
Manager came over many times to check on us.

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5.0Dined on March 14, 2018

Great food Great Cocktails, sat at the bar with Nicholas no and yes made the evening wonderful.

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5.0Dined on March 5, 2018

We have been going to Basil's since it opened. You are always greeted and welcomed from the time you first step into the restruant. The food is amazing and the service is always good. When summer time arrives, you will enjoy seating outdoors on their patio which is one of the biggest in the area. They also host wine dinners and those are always fun, and yes great wine too! You will not be disappointed.

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

We have been many times and love it. The review on service is based on this particular visit. Our waitress was friendly but left us waiting a very long time for the few people in the restaurant at that time. We will continue to go back because service is usually very good.

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5.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Very nice evening enjoying the diverse menu. Many thanks to the manager who always keeps a close eye on patrons. The mediterranean sea bass was one of the best fish entrees I have ever had.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Excellent meal as always. Angelo and the entire staff make you feel very special. Avgolemono Soup is great!

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

I just can's say enough about our recent dining experience at Basils....Bravo, Angelo. Well done. We dined with a 'special occasion' party of 14 people this past Friday evening and were well pleased with everything from the ease of making reservations to the special requests we made being met by Basil's staff. Alessa, our server for the evening, made sure we were well taken care of and in a very timely manner too, I might add. Angelo made sure no detail was overlooked.
The large table we discussed for our group was ready and waiting upon our (early) arrival and we were able to decorate a bit before the guest of honor arrived. I can't tell you how many times this has been an issue in the past as the restaurants need to turn those tables quickly. Angelo knew this was a special occasion and made sure we were well taken care of.
The menu at Basils is extensive and all of our guests were well pleased with their choices. Thanks again to Alessa...her knowledge of the menu and specials was impeccable. We all commented on how friendly and attentive she was.
I would highly recommend Basils for your next dining experience...you won't regret it!

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Great food, atmosphere and service!! Gotta try the Friday night fish fry! 🐟 ❤️

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3.0Dined on February 21, 2018

Service was great, but food was overpriced and mediocre at best.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

First time we dined here and the lamb was excellent. Great value for money and friendly service. We will be back for sure.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

Great ribeye, Basil chicken was average. Baklava sundae was amazing!

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5.0Dined on February 18, 2018

The atmosphere, service and food were all excellent.

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4.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Great service. Very prompt. Delicious entrees and large portions. Good value.

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Great surprise when the menu had my daughters name on them wishing her a happy birthday. Waiter Jay, was fantastic very friendly and helpful.
Will definitely go back soon!!

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentines day

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