About Basilicos Ristorante
Basilico’s Ristorante and Pizzeria is owned and operated by Chef, Scott Oliver and Pizza Man, Vinson Powell. We have been a family owned and operated business since 1999. We are dedicated to offering you quality ingredients and authentic Italian cuisine.
Sea Isle City, NJ 08243
Hours of Operation:
Open Thurs-Sunday at 5pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We offer a full menu of catering items all prepared to the amount of guests you will be having. Our menu is available to view from our website or you can pick one up in house. If there is an item you are looking for that you don't find please don't hesitate to ask if we can accommodate your request.
If you plan to dine with us please allow extra time for parking, it is street availability. If you are picking up an order there are spots directly out front you can pull into.
BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Non-Smoking, Wine
Basilicos Ristorante Ratings and Reviews
Come on, for these prices we'd like the table to be set up nicely, not have a paper napkin wrapped around the knife and fork. The mussels were inedible and one might have presumed that when all but four mussels are returned there would be a question about why. Weirdest texture ever and foul taste. Some of the food was actually pretty good, but it couldn't make up for the mussels.
Second visit for us with one picky eater. Everything was very good although the service was slow but the server, Nicole, and the rest of the staff were very nice. Ample portions, just finished the third leftover session.
Overall an excellent restaurant in sea isle city.
We brought our friends who were visiting from Michigan. We could have gone anywhere, but we chose Basílicos. Fire roasted peppers with fresh mozzarella with balsamic, scallops on sunflower risotto, lasagna, halibut, salmon. Everything was delicious. Ann took great care of us. Super.
We've come here many times over the past few years. The waitresses and other staff are always friendly and accommodating. We have a special diet and our waitress was cooperative and responsive to our needs (no dairy). It's just a great place to eat and we will return many times, even though the menu is a bit limited for us....we just love the ambiance!
Never disappoints!!! We took another couple to help celebrate our engagement. Vinson recognized us and came to our table for a great chat! The food was outstanding as usual and we all enjoyed our dishes. I'd like to thank Vinson and his partner and staff for having such a nice place with excellent food!!! See ya soon!!!
Our first time there.. we'll go back! Food was good, not great! Veal Parmesan was tasty, pasta had too much sauce for my liking.
My husband enjoyed a seafood dish with risotto.. abundance of seafood, light on risotto. Very casual. Restaurant could use a little updating.
Family owned, friendly BYOB with fair prices and good service. We had a filling Italian dinner for three for $75 plus tip. Egg plant parm was was very good. It was cut thin and dried nicely so the taste was all there with a nice cripy covering. The pizziola was just spicey enough without giving you morning regret. The pasta (cavetini, penne and gnochi) were all first rate. The parking near the restaurant is difficult in summer, but they have replaced the meters with card machines so you do not have to keep feeding the meter. The atmosphere is energetic and moderately noisey.
Had a nice meal there. While I rated the service as very good, our server was juggling two tables of 8 "very happy" (maybe too happy!) birthday tables. They were demanding and took up a lot of her time.
I had the seafood risotto that was pretty good. Everything was hot. Started with the muscles in red sauce that were good.
Can't complain, good BYOB value.
Basilico's never disappoints! There were three of us - pasta and meatballs, chicken bruschetta, and chicken marsala. All the entrees were delicious and the portions were large enough that we all took home our leftovers for another dinner. Our waitress, Lucy, is absolutely wonderful!!
Basilicos never lets us down. I check in each time I go using Swarm and I saw at my last visit that my wife and I have been there 41 times... and we will continue to go as often as we're able. I love the food - always fresh, authentic Italian with a great selection and amazing specials rotated in on a regular basis. I'm on a low-carb, low-gluten diet and I love the fact that they've got some amazing options that work for me. The other thing I must mention is the attention to detail - the owners obviously care deeply about service and this comes through with the wait staff. They're always super friendly, and attentive... can't say enough good things about Basilicos - a real gem in Sea Isle City.
We have eaten at Basilicos on several occasions and it has never let us down. The ambiance is that of an expanded pizzeria and the service average. The food is the star here. The food is layered in complex flavors. The pasta and sauces are top notch. Last time there we had a coffee ice cream desert that was to die for. I would definitely recommend this to anyone. BYOB.
Basilico's met our expectations for a nice dinner at the shore. The service was excellent. The portion sizes were large with 2 of 5 of us taking home about half of our dinner because of the extraordinary size. The salad is very fresh. Our bread basket was refilled at least once if not more.
The soups were all good and are very generous in size. The bread is perfect to scoop up a taste of another's soup.
The entrees were all good -- we had 5 different entrees and everyone enjoyed their dinner.
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