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Spicy Basil

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165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
+44 20 7328 6646
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (48 reviews)
“tom yum” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Fast food, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
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1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm not familiar with Kilburn but my aunt took me to this place at the weekend. I was a little worried to start off with. It's small front dining are is crammed with tables and it all looks a bit dated and grubby. There were...More

1  Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food this place serves is incredible. On par with the food in Thailand itself. I've probably been here around 50 times. However the cleanliness of this place is sub par and I am starting to feel uncomfortable coming to it because its quite dirty....More

Thank Countess V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

SB is THE choice for a tasty meal out, its such terrific value make it's a weekly treat. A lively atmosphere inside but take away if prefer a quieter meal

Thank Lloyd F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have passed in front of this restaurant many times and I was surprised that usually there is a queue outside. I visited for the first time a few weeks ago during closure and recently and the food was outstanding. First of all the place...More

Thank Barracuda008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a tiny little place and doesn't look like much from the outside but if you're there around dinner the line for take away can be out the door. It's fresh made and authentic Thai. Delicious and I can't get enough of the prawn soya...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spicy Basil is always my go-to place when it comes to wanting authentic and delicious Thai food. Yes, the decor is somewhat simple, but the food makes up for it and then some. The service is insanely fast and I find it mesmerizing watching the...More

Thank Joshua G
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I've been getting takeaway from Spicy Basil for years and never been disappointed! Tasty fresh ingredients large portions! Perfect and the only halal Thai food in NW6

Thank Taira A
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Simple, quick, delicious- that's how I would give my review. Service and staff fantastic and the food was celestial. Hot and spicy food with a touch of magic. It's small and nice in its own way and the prices are really reasonable Must to be...More

Thank Dilshad_Sadiq
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

It was a weekend and we passed by this tiny restaurant packed with customers inside so we decided to just order for take away. The food was very good if you are a thai food lover. The price was ok. And they also make home...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

This is a very good place. The serve Thai food and it is children friendly. Very bubbly atmosphere and the food is divine. Service is nice and swift. I will come back here again if I can. I will never forget this night out at...More

Thank foodie_4lyf123
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5 October 2016|
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Response from NaturallyUk | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so. They sell soft drinks there.
Diane R
20 July 2015|
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Response from Garry55 | Reviewed this property |
Easy. Turn right into Bayswater Road then left into Edgware Rd - straight road that becomes Kilburn High Road. 20 mins or a 60-70 minute walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7328 6646
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