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Basta

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#23 of 528 restaurants in Boulder
#26 of 967 places to eat in Boulder
Average price: $13
Opens at 17:00
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3601 Arapahoe Ave, 80303-1397
Boulder, Colorado, USA
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This restaurant is famous for offering Italian cuisine. Serving exotic Pepperoni, lasagna and fascinating roasted chicken is the unique characteristic of Basta. If hungry, come here for yummy vanilla ice cream, cream donuts and fantastic tiramisu.

The wine list is extensive, it can satisfy the needs of all guests. You will hardly forget wonderful house wine, beer or good fino sherry that you can enjoy. Get your meal started with terrific coffee. Most users mention that the staff is attentive. Fast service is something visitors highlight in their comments. We also can recommend you this place because of fair prices. The atmosphere is cool, as people find it. It's important to underline that food at this place got a 4.5 star according to the Zagat rating scale.

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Expensive but great food
Basta is definition hidden gem: in a random hidden spot, without much fanfare. Yet they seem to do good, as they're often busy (ish).Food is excellent, both pizza and other things. Definitely upscale; small and intimate setting, friendly professional service. Great date spot!
Basta is the only restaurant in Boulder that can compete with Pizzaria Locale in the realm of pizza. With that said, their pizzas are still not quite as good. The toppings are less exciting and the sauces are less delicious. They are also more expensive than Pizzaria Locale. We had a great time dining at Basta. We got to sit at the bar and watch them make all the food. The brussel sprouts were simple, but really good. We got a few mixed drinks which were all OK, but nothing special. The service was friendly and the chefs talked to us a bit when they had a break, which was cool. I would love to go back and try some of their other dishes because they all looked amazing. Everything seems to be cooked in the wood-fired pizza oven, which give it a nice smoky taste.
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3601 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, Colorado, USA, 80303-1397 Get directions
Opening hours
MondayMon 17:00-22:00
TuesdayTue 17:00-22:00
WednesdayWed 17:00-22:00
ThursdayThu 17:00-22:00
FridayFri 17:00-22:00
SaturdaySat 17:00-22:00
SundaySun 17:00-22:00
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