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Trattoria Basile information
Cheap, tasty, home-style grub awaits at cafeteria-style Basile. Pay first, take a number at the window for your pasta or main course, then sidle over and choose three antipasti. While scoffing down your appetisers, listen for your number – they'll bellow it out (in Italian) when your order is ready. For your own sanity, avoid the 1pm to 2pm rush hour.