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2a rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
081.878.23.54
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Ranked #22 of 232 Restaurants in Sorrento
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

We choose that restaurant during our week break celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary and it was worth the splurge. Beautiful experience, amazing food great presentation. Services spot on. Each course was delicious. It was magical evening. My wife love it.

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This is by far the best meal we had in europe during our trip! It is a very romantic charming little restaurant set in an old monastery. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, we felt special! the service all around was wonderful and they cater very well to your taste and preferences. I tried their white... More 

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Scotland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Booked Il Buco as a special treat for my girlfriend on our first holiday away (also her first Michelin restaurant) From the moment we arrived, to when we eventually left, the staff were stunningly helpful and the service was faultless. Despite not booking one, we were given on the the few tables 'Al fresco' in the covered walkway outside, next... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

What a delight Il Buco is. Probably the most magical dining experience that I have ever had. The food was sensational and the service was unbeatable. The waiters saw to our every need and desire and the chefs even came out to talk to us, introduce all of the food to us and to see what we liked & disliked... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

If cost is not an issue and you're looking for a gorgeous modern gourmet experience, down a beautiful ancient alleyway in Sorrento, this is it. All the little touches are there from the first plate of half a dozen different breads "baked by chef overnight" to the final wicked little sweet extras that come with coffee. Service is impeccable and... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We booked the restaurant based on high TA review but was quite disappointed. My husband and I both ordered the tasting menu; manager promised to make 2 diff menus for us so that we can try more diff dishes (which was really nice). However we didn't think our sets were that diff at all - it felt more like his... More 

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Clonmel, Ireland
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67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

After seeing good reviews on TripAdvisor we went to il Buco, we had to book and you'd really need to do so because it's always busy. The starters we had were unbelievable and the good food kept coming thru all courses. The deserts are particularly good. Each and every bit was lovely and a great wine selection too. Well worth... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Restaurant okay. Not a great restaurant as it was in the past. Food is okay, but not great. Not worth the high price. Sorry Il Bucco, do not get back to you.

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Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

There were seven of us dining outside in an area secluded by shrubs and railings. We felt like we were on a movie set! The staff was patient and helpful with a great sense of humor. They set up a small private bar next to our table to display wines to pair with our food selections. The appetizers were outstanding.... More 

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Toronto
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My husband and I ate here in August and we loved it. The food was outstanding and the atmosphere was incredibly romantic. The highlight of the night was the service led by Michael. He was so professional, friendly, attentive and superbe at what he does. We felt special all night and he made me the best gin and tonic I've... More 

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Additional Information about Il Buco

Address: 2a rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
Phone Number: 081.878.23.54
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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