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Le Basil

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72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, CA 92260-3320
+1 760-773-1112
11:00 - 21:00
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92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great Asian-fusion menu, nice atmosphere, and prompt, friendly service makes Le Basil our go-to restaurant any day of the week in Palm Desert. We've tried many dishes and all are very good, but don't miss the Bun or the Crispy Fish Salad, which are outstanding. Also note: The interior decor has been enhanced since the photos above. New booths and... More 

Thank CH200
Cypress, California
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a nice mixture of Asian food that you can select from at affordable prices. and, yes the food was very good. There were four of us that came to eat because we were in town for a concert and were in the mood for some thing Thai or Chinese food. I liked this place and the next... More 

Thank Pete T
Skokie, Illinois
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285 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Southeast Asian food - Vietnamese and Thai. Friendly service and delicious pad Thai and scallops and asparagus.

Thank dfutransky
York, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good friendly service, love the decor, really great food. I would like to recommend you heat your plates for hot main course dishes.

Thank Michael C
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405 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Rated #1 by your viewers and we agree. Service and food were excellent with lots of kindness for us older folks!

Thank Dick292
Pell City, Alabama
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Delicious, excellent service. One of our favorite places in Palm Desert! Service is friendly but can be slow to refill water. Will definitely go back next time I'm in PD.

Thank T H
San Diego, California
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We enjoyed our dinner here very much. Seems popular with locals. Food was somewhat different than standard restaurant selections. We really enjoyed the Banh Xio, which the owner had to instruct us in how to eat it! Fun experience. Friendly staff.

Thank Travelingnurse055
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79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Had been here a couple of times 2 years and was happy with both visits. This time I was not. The food and service were a letdown down from last time. Had pad Thai and the noodles were mushy. To say the service was bad would be a compliment. Based on this last visit, I could not recommended.

Thank BackSeatPilot
West Richland, Washington
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel, while this restaurant was very good, our curry was a little thin. The Thai ice tea and Pad Thai were excellent. Service was good also, I recommend making a reservation as the seating is limited.

Thank ReneLynn
Rosamond, California
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Le Basil offers a solid varied Thai menu. All items are delicious. Lunch menu is a great value. Service is always outstanding. Try Thai ice tea if you haven't had it before. It pairs wonderfully with the Thai food and offsets the heat of spicy dishes. Staff and owner, Tom, are most accommodating and helpful.

1 Thank Sandra G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72695 Highway 111, Ste A10, Palm Desert, CA 92260-3320
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-773-1112

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?