Sweet Basil on Moody

$$ • Italian, Seafood, Cocktail Bar

469 Moody St, Waltham
(781) 472-2805


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Reviews for Sweet Basil on Moody

I've been to Sweet Basil a few times now and I think the food and cocktails are delicious, but nothing will ever keep me from thinking this is a Thai restaurant. The name and decor are not at all Italian! ?

We had an outdoor table for 2 on a Friday night and were seated right away. The initial service was a little slow--it took awhile for someone to take our drinks order and it didn't appear to be super busy, a few empty tables. But after that everything went smoothly. Our server was pleasant and helpful. After debating between the risotto and the chicken parm I chose the latter based on the great reviews here. It was delish although the linguini was a bit chewy for my taste. My...read full review

The food was as good as the Needham location, wings, salads, bread, steak frites. I am not into the super chunky sauce on the chicken parm. Needham is always packed, but this location was hot, empty, strangely decorated and played a weird music selection including rap. Not sure if we will return to the Waltham location even though they have alcohol and take reservations.

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Monday 5 - 10PM
Tuesday 5 - 10PM
Wednesday 5 - 10PM
Thursday 5 - 10PM
Friday 5 - 11PM
Saturday 4 - 11PM
Sunday 4AM - 9PM