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- $12 for $24 worth of Vietnamese cuisine for two or more people at dinner
- $23 for $50 worth of Vietnamese for four or more people at dinner
The menu includes spicy lemongrass chicken ($13), seafood curry with shrimp, squid, and scallops in a coconut-curry sauce ($16), and broth-filled bowls of beef pho ($9).
Basilic Vietnamese Grill
Diners at Basilic Vietnamese Grill can accessorize the chicken, rare steak, or brisket in bowls of steaming pho with a personalized combination of green onions, cilantro, basil, lime, and bean sprouts. This interactive dining experience "results in some fine, empowered eating," according to New Times Broward-Palm Beach in 2009. However, chefs flex their own culinary muscles when forging the assorted curries, wok-fried noodle dishes, and Vietnamese staples that fill the rest of their flavorful menu, which earned a rating of "very good to excellent" from Zagat.
Though a screen of bamboo poles give a definite nod to its Vietnamese roots, the rest of Basilic's dining room embraces a more modern ambiance. Simple white tables fill the floor, and the neutral-toned walls host only a handful of framed pictures and runaway shadows trying their best to look inconspicuous.