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Thai Basil

1 Cavendish Street, Skipton BD23 2AB, England
+44 1756 700656
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“mixed starter” (12 reviews)
“green curry” (8 reviews)
All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1 Cavendish Street, Skipton BD23 2AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On the early Sunday evening occasion we visited the food was very good, the service was friendly and efficient. In summary, good value for money.

Thank ClitheroeLANCS
Reviewed 1 week ago

After having a decent lunch, we fancied something 'lighter' for dinner, and though a Thai might be a good option, so followed the route guidance to this place. It was a Saturday evening and we had no reservation, however they found us a table. The...More

Thank HumberMart
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Thai Basil early on a weekend evening a few weeks ago; shared a starter and had a main course each, all really tasty. Dessert menu was not tempting. We were served by four different persons during our short visit, and had to ask...More

Thank MegEliH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, excellent service and excellent price. Only criticism would be that they could have cleared the litter from near the front door. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal with my sister and we hadn't booked we just turned up. The staff were very accommodating and friendly and the thai green curry was exquisite....highly recommend this place!

Thank Lesley D
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Took family for a Thai meal. Knew nothing about this restaurant but choice for Thai food in Skipton is limited. The premises are a little quirky and the service was a little strange... the only Thai waitress seemed a little glum but when the food...More

Thank jackapplebaum
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Ate here with friends who are local to the area.The food was excellent and service very pleasant. however, this was a Sunday night and when one couple finished and left, we were alone, so atmosphere lacking.may be ok on other nights.

Thank majdw
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Because I keep going back! Love the food at Thai Basil. I've been back a few times with friends and family and I've always had a good experience. Keep it up 😊😊

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We visited last night. The restaurant was busy - service friendly and efficient . We ordered a set menu for 4 for £22.50 per person. Plenty of food- Thai red curry very tasty .The house white wine was reasonable and not over priced. The restaurant...More

Thank MJR2010
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Had the set meal for two did not disappoint lovely window seat nice ambience .We booked on the day, the flavours were amazing this is a restaurant that we will come back to again soon .

Thank George F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cavendish Street, Skipton BD23 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Skipton
  • Phone Number: +44 1756 700656
The restaurant is founded in 2011. It is new to this town but Thai restaurants are not new to our experiences. We are a group of people who are passionate about food and have an overwhelming desire to create our own family restaurant where we can cook a good quality of food in a good atmosphere. We started our dream by renting a restaurant in Shipley, and then stepped forward to found our own restaurant in Skipton, the small historic market town in North Yorkshire with beautiful scenery, this makes it a perfect place for us.---Our Promises--- We promise to prepare and cook every dish with pride, using the finest ingredients and vegetables sourced locally, to create not only delicious but also healthy food for our customers.The tasty food is cooked by a chef of vast experience who worked for many years in a 5-star hotel in Thailand and in Thai restaurants in the UK. Not only do we aim to make tasty food we also strive to provide a friendly and excellent service in a smart and intimate dinning atmosphere.Our high standards of cleanliness are proven by achieving a5-star rating in Food Hygiene. We also have an excellent reputation given by our customers on Trip Advisor which ranks us amongst the top restaurants in Skipton. You can trust us to ensure that you will spend a wonderful time here, and you will want to come back again and again.
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