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Sweet Basil - CLOSED

65A Brushfield Street, London E1 6AA, England
+44 20 7375 3484
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good45%
  • Average44%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Jul 2013
“A good Italian, not special, just good value and excellent service”
3 Jul 2013
“Above Average Italian”
Restaurant Hours Closed
65A Brushfield Street, London E1 6AA, England
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Reviewed 11 July 2013

This is not a "chain" Italian feel. So one almost expects more from it in its situation in Spitalfields. The food was tasty, the menu is reasonable without being adventurous. Service was spot on, helpful in describing dishes, attentive and really friendly. The value for...More

Thank andnevlit
Reviewed 3 July 2013

The menu is really tempting with a decent range of dishes. What was served up was above average without setting the place alight to be honest. That said the value is fair and the service is excellent which makes for a very decent overall experience....More

Thank Crazy_Jim_83
Reviewed 30 May 2013

lovely staff , ricky and bojana in particular though the owner seldom appears .... kitchen a delight, giddleigh park it is not but a fun decent , positive and very friendly venue to relax and experience the daily special .... very good smoke salmon ,...More

Thank Bertie W
Reviewed 24 January 2013

I really want to love this little place, too. I like the staff very much and the location is very convenient ot my office. The food is good but not great. The atmosphere is nice. I will definitely go there again but keep you expectations...More

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Great location, lovely name, Typical Italian service, but each time I have been there, it just falls a little short. The chicken and avocado salad is VERY disappointing. Chicken tasted odd and literally less than a tablespoon of hard avocado. They have stopped doing Pizzas...More

Thank PeaLomax
Reviewed 3 May 2012

Located towards the east end of London this is a family run Italian brasserie. The service was wonderful but the menu left me a little uninspired. The food was cooked and presented well and there were no complaints but we all felt it lacked a...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 9 February 2012

We love this place and just wish it was open on Saturday nights so we could go there more often! Great pizza and pasta - especially the crab linguine. Service is always efficient and very friendly and the portions are good.

Thank eastendbird
Reviewed 9 February 2011

had a nice meal @ sweet BAsil, mid week with work colleagues. Extensive menu, almost spoilt for choice. Service was efficient and attentive, and not obtrusive. very nice anti pasta starter, good sized portions all round the restaurant was fairly quiet, most table looked like...More

Thank bigdan03
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the clock, this is a haven for early morning bargain
hunters sizing up its street markets, foodie foragers
throughout the day, or late night revelers hitting
some of London's most popular bars and clubs.

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65A Brushfield Street, London E1 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighbourhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7375 3484
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