Basil Café

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Unique Thai and Japanese Specialties

From pad Thai to handmade Japanese rolls and dipping sauces, we have what you’re craving for at Basil Café in Rockwall, TX! We carefully prepare all dishes using our time-tested and proven special recipes. Order your favorite or try something new from our menu! We also feature fresh sushi made daily to your order. Check out our many menu options below!

Lunch Menu

Kitchen Lunch Box

Choice of one entrée served with Gyoza, salad, soup, steamed rice and California roll

  • Chicken Teriyaki
  • Shrimp Teriyaki
  • Steak Teriyaki
  • Salmon Teriyaki
  • Chicken Katsu
  • Pineapple Shrimp

  • Shrimp Tempura
  • Thai Curry Chicken
  • Thai Curry Salmon
  • Thai Curry Shrimp
  • Red Snapper Katsu
  • Mango Chicken

Maki Combo Lunch Box

Choice of one combo served with salad and soup

  • Combo A - California Roll/Shrimp Tempura Roll/Peanut Avocado Roll
  • Combo B - Spicy Tuna Roll/Eel Avocado Roll/Shrimp Tempura Roll

  • Combo C - California Roll/Spicy Salmon Roll/Shrimp Tempura Roll


  • Miso Soup
  • Dumpling Soup
  • Coconut Corn Chicken Soup

  • Lemongrass Shrimp Soup
  • Seafood Tofu Soup (Shrimp, Scallop, Crab Meat, and Tofu with Seasonal Vegetables)


  • House Green Salad
  • Seaweed Salad
  • Avocado Salad

  • Kani Salad (Crab Meat, Spicy Mayo, Cucumber, and Fish Roe)
  • Crispy Duck Salad
  • Pepper Tuna Salad

Special Hot Appetizers

  • Edamame
  • Gyoza (Pan-Fried Pork Dumpling)
  • Indian Pancake (Crispy Pancake With Curry Sauce)
  • Kara Age (Japanese-Style Deep Fried Chicken)
  • Tempura Sampler (Shrimp and Vegetable Tempura)
  • Rock Shrimp
  • Coconut Shrimp

  • Rock Duck Roll
  • Pork and Buns (Pork Belly or Duck With Steamed Buns)
  • Filet Mignon Maki (Broiled Thin-Sliced Filet Mignon Wrapped With Asparagus and Plum Sauce)
  • Soft Shell Crab (Stir-Fried Soft Shell Crab With Sea Salt and Pepper)
  • Rock of Lamb

Appetizers From Sushi Bar

  • Yellowtail Jalapeno (Raw Sliced Yellowtail, Jalapeno, With Yuzu Sauce)
  • Mango Salmon Wrap (Raw)
  • Rainbow Tartar (Mixed Raw Fish, Avocado Slice, With Tartar Sauce)
  • Pepper Tuna Tataki (Raw Sliced Seared Pepper Tuna With Tartar Sauce)

  • Spicy Tuna Pizza (Raw)
  • Truffle Filet Mignon Sushi
  • Trio-Color Sushi (6 Pieces Tuna, Salmon, and Yellowtail)
  • Trio-Color Sashimi (3 Pieces Salmon, 3 Pieces Tuna, 3 Pieces Yellowtail)

Kitchen Entrees

Served with steamed white rice and soup or salad

  • Pineapple Chicken
Grilled spicy chicken and pineapple with basil sweet chili sauce

  • Mango Shrimp
Juicy shrimp and sliced mango with refreshing mango sauce

  • Dancing Chicken
Grilled organic chicken breast, wrapped bacon and mussels with Thai basil curry sauce

  • Land N Sea
Grilled steak and shrimp with mixed vegetables

  • Ocean Treasure
Broiled salmon and grilled freshwater eel with basil curry sauce

  • Crispy Duck
Crispy duck and seasonal baby vegetable with plum wine sauce

  • Surf N Turf
Whole lobster tail and 4-ounce filet mignon with chef’s special sauce

  • Basil Filet Mignon
8-ounce grilled filet mignon, shrimp, asparagus, and mushroom with Thai basil sauce

  • St. Chilean Sea Bass
Grilled Chilean sea bass and seasonal vegetables with miso sauce

  • King of Sea
Lobster tail, shrimp, scallops, and salmon with Thai curry sauce

Iron-Plate Marathon 

Choice of one meat, jalapeno, and seasonal vegetables with chef’s special BBQ sauce cooked with cast-iron plate style and served with steamed white rice and soup or salad

  • Pork
  • Shrimp
  • Steak (8 Ounces)

  • Sea Scallops
  • Lamb Chop

Chef Special Roll 

  • Spider Roll (5 Pieces)
Soft shell crab, cucumber, caviar, and mayo with eel sauce topping

  • Naturo Roll (No Rice)
Choice of tuna, salmon, or kani wrapped with cucumber and ponzu sauce

  • Dancing Eel Roll (5 Pieces)
Freshwater eel, smoked salmon, cream cheese, avocado, cucumber, caviar, and eel sauce

  • Dragon Roll
Freshwater eel and cucumber topped with avocado, caviar and eel sauce

  • Volcano Roll
Shrimp tempura and avocado topped with spicy salmon, spicy mayo, and eel sauce

  • Crazy Roll (5 Pieces)
Salmon, shrimp, crab, eel, caviar, and avocado deep fried with tempura flake and topped with eel sauce

  • Angry Dragon Roll
Shrimp tempura with avocado topped with lobster salad, caviar, spicy mayo, and eel sauce

  • King Tuna Roll
Spicy tuna with tempura flake and avocado topped with seared tuna, baked spicy mayo, and eel sauce

  • Playboy Roll
Shrimp tempura, lobster salad, and avocado topped with sliced salmon, baked spicy mayo, and eel sauce

  • Sweetheart Roll
Spicy tuna, avocado, tempura flake, and tobiko topped with fresh tuna

  • Mango Dragon Roll
Fried eel and asparagus topped with mango, caviar, and mango sauce

  • Amazing Tuna Roll
Tempura white tuna, spicy tuna, crunch, and avocado topped with pepper tuna and miso sauce

  • Sumo Roll
Shrimp tempura, lobster salad, and avocado topped with seared filet mignon, scallion, and truffle oil

  • Author Roll
Spicy tuna, salmon, yellowtail, and cucumber wrapped in soy paper and topped with eel, avocado, caviar, spicy mayo, eel sauce, and miso sauce

Rice and Noodles

  • Vegetable Fried Rice

  • Japanese Fried Rice
Choice of chicken, shrimp, or steak

  • Thai Pineapple Fried Rice
Choice of chicken or shrimp

  • Shrimp Pad Thai Noodle

  • Yaki Udon
Stir-fried Japanese noodle with choice of chicken, shrimp, or steak

  • Japanese Noodle Soup
Choice of chicken, shrimp, steak, pork belly, or roast duck

Sushi Bar Entrees 

Served with soup or salad

  • Chirashi
15 pieces assorted raw fish, egg, and pickles over rice

  • Sushi Deluxe
9 pieces assorted sushi with 1 California roll 

  • Sashimi Deluxe
16 pieces assorted sashimi

  • Sushi Sashimi for 1
9 pieces sashimi and 5 pieces sushi of chef’s choice with 1 California roll

  • Sushi for 2
18 pieces sushi with 1 dragon roll and 1 spicy salmon roll

  • Lover Boat for 2
10 pieces sushi and 12 pieces sashimi with 1 spicy tuna roll and 1 dragon roll

Roll and Hand Roll 

  • Avocado Roll
  • Sweet Potato Roll
  • Tuna Roll
  • Salmon Skin Roll
  • California Roll
  • Salmon Roll
  • Boston Roll
  • Peanut Avocado Roll

  • Yellowtail Roll
  • Shrimp Avocado Roll
  • Eel Avocado Roll
  • Spicy Tuna Roll
  • Spicy Salmon Roll
  • Alaska Roll
  • Philadelphia Roll
  • Shrimp Tempura Roll

Sushi / Sashimi A La Carte

2 pieces sushi per order, 3 pieces sashimi per order

  • Crab Stick
  • Tamago
  • Squid
  • Shrimp
  • Mackerel
  • Tobiko
  • Fluke
  • Surf Clam
  • Tuna

  • Yellowtail
  • Salmon
  • White Tuna
  • Eel (Unagi)
  • Scallop
  • Smoked Salmon
  • Sweet Shrimp
  • Salmon Roe
  • Sea Urchin

*Food allergies? If you have a food allergy, please speak to the owner, manager, chef, or your server.

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