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18 - 20 East StreetLondonBR1 1QU
Basil's gimmick is 50% off all food, all the time (their website lists the post-discount prices). This means you can get a damn fine meal (main+drink) for a tenner and change. The only exception to this rule of thumb is if you're going for a steak, which is going to run you closer to fifteen quid. For a (delicious, well-cooked) steak. Bonkers.
The menu is incredibly broad, and almost all of...more
I expect to be back a few more times, as this is a regular destination for my gent.
The menu here is varied--meatballs, several kinds of steaks, pizzas, pastas, salads. The steaks are half price apparently all the time and, while mine was slightly more cooked than I expected for medium rare, it was a good piece of meat. We took advantage of the nice selection of wines and split a...more