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Thai Basil #1

101 S. Murphy Ave. (W. Evelyn Ave.) Send to Phone
408-773-1098 | Menu
Reliably good, reasonably priced Thai food with some unique standout dishes.
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5.0 rating over 3 reviews

Thai Basil #1 Restaurant Review

: This is the first and funkier of the two Thai Basil restaurants, with reliably good, reasonably priced food. The salad-like larb is refreshing and fiery. It's ample for two and a good change of pace from pad thai, though Thai Basil does that well, too. For dinner, try the keaw wan, a lovely coconut-tinged green curry, or the spicy panang neua, a red curry that pairs best with beef. The tiger roast chicken---half a chicken marinated in house special sauce, slowly roasted, and topped with slivers of lemon grass---is juicy and tender. Monterey Catch is a myriad of California seafood including prawns, mussels, squid and scallops sautéed in a spicy chili sauce with eggplant, bell peppers, onions and sweet basil. Also located at 210 Town & Country Village, Sunnyvale, 408-774-9090.

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