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Basil's Seafood Restaurant

1 Trafalgar Pl, Marsfield, Ryde, New South Wales 2122, Australia
+61 2 9876 6617
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (16 reviews)
“barramundi” (5 reviews)
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1 Trafalgar Pl, Marsfield, Ryde, New South Wales 2122, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here to support local businesses. Old fashion fine dining from the 70s vibe. Attentive waiters. Bread was great. Barramundi was good. Salmon didn’t smell fresh which was disappointing for a seafood restaurant. Chocolate pudding was like a lava cake which was executed well.

Thank Annie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four adults for a birthday dinner - and we had all been there last more than five years ago. We were all pleased to discover that the standards were being maintained. Welcoming staff. Good menu, with some great "on the day" specials. Service was exemplary;...More

Thank awpursey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been a number of visits recently to this terrific small suburban restaurant. Always warmly welcomed by seasoned staff that know service. Great fresh seafood including QLD mud-crabs available if pre-ordered ! Possibly the best bread I have eaten that compliments the dishes to come. Hard...More

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The service was excellent, the home made bread was delicious. We had barramundi which was good but a bit bland. The salmon entree was very good and the dessert was delicious. Overall an enjoyable evening.

Thank Brum61
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I first ate at Basils some 20 years ago and it was very good back then and I'm happy to say that the quality of the service and the food is still second to none! The professionalism of the waiters is something to behold. Other...More

Thank Billy T
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Had a very nice night at Basil's, which was a little more upmarket than I had expected. There were a couple of small issues. Their actual menu was 10-15% dearer than the one in their website. I don't like places that take my wine and...More

Thank sydneytravelagent
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at Basils a few times now. You know when the food is good when your youngest child keeps asking to go back. My wife kept laughing saying he must have made the best chips in sydney to get our 9 year old...More

Thank peter s
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Food was excellent, although portions are quite small. The waiter was very attentive and professional.

Thank theresa_nichols
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

A cost restaurant with great staff. Quite a few staffs here has been working there for more than 10 years, so if you're a regular you'll feel right at home. Very friendly and knows how to put a smile on your face. Good food not...More

Thank aquahles
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We have been looking at going to this place for months but each time we change our mind given the disparate views from other diners. Well we finally went tonight and loved it. The food is excellent. Tasty, healthy and substantial in portion size. The...More

Thank Moulo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Trafalgar Pl, Marsfield, Ryde, New South Wales 2122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ryde  >  Marsfield
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9876 6617
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Basils Seafood Restaurant offers a variety of tempting dishes and exceptional hospitality in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.
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