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Buca di Beppo

3612 Tudor Blvd, Austin, TX 78759-6564
+1 512-342-8462
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Ranked #694 of 3,115 restaurants in Austin
Price range: $15 - $30
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Pasta, Family Fare
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Mopac Access Road
Transit: Capitol Metro bus stops at Tudor Boulevard and at Hyatt Place.
Description: Buca di Beppo serves authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting. Our dishes are served family-style, meant to be shared by everyone at the table. Two sizes are available: BUCA SMALL feeds two or more and BUCA LARGE feeds four or more. At Buca, guests delight in our lively atmosphere, enjoy the classic tunes of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin and admire our decor, including family photos and candid shots of Italian-American icons, such as Sophia Loren and Joe DiMaggio. Our energetic atmosphere, delicious food and friendly staff make Buca di Beppo the perfect place for great Italian food and fun.
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73 reviews from our community

57% Recommend
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English first
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I normally avoid chains at all costs. But I just can't deny that I really do enjoy Buca in every way. The fun, light hearted, family style atmosphere is easy to be in. The food, while not amazing in any way, is always pleasing and plentiful. I cook better Italian myself as a non-Italian, but it's also nice not to... More

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Ramona, California, USA
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78 reviews 78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Marginal at best. The stuffed mushroom caps were good, but the rest of the meal was the quality you would expect from Chef Boyardee. If you have a car, find something else like the Roaring Fork and North by Northwest.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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139 reviews 139 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Large portions, food is decent. It's not going to be the best you ever had, but it will be ok - it's a chain, but probably your best bet for Italian in the area (this was recommended by the hotel staff at the Courtyard Mariott nearby, and my cousin who works in the area - and is from the Northeast... More

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Carnelian Bay, Ca
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125 reviews 125 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I have been sampling great food from various Bucas de Beppo for 15 years. The food quality is almost always at least "very good". While I get the concept and it is working for most people, or they would have changed it by now, know that a "small" order of a dish is enough for two to four people. Everything... More

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Ogden, Utah
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205 reviews 205 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The service was very good and the atmosphere was interesting. There was a varied menu with something for everyone. The portions are either small serving 2 to 3. The large portions are large enough for 4 to 6 people. The food was served hot and was quite good.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Family style and great for large or small group! We took a group of 36 and they handled us with easeM

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Brussels, Belgium
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73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

It feels good when you enter a restaurant for a first time and the staff shows you the kitchen. The place is very cosy, Italian style and the decoration on the wall is impressive. The food is just ok though not really comparable with pasta's you get in Italy... But the overall experience was nice. Glad I tried this. I... More

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Food portions were large and it was located right next to the Embassy Suites hotel where we stayed. Weekend night was busy but we were seated right away.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

decent Chianti in the wine list massive portions fast service relatively quiet would be nice to have complementary wi-fi for customers....foreigners are charged ridiculous fees for 3G data roaming

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San Antonio, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Great food-as always. Very helpful wait staff, really made it an enjoyable night. As we expected though we had our own room, it was open on both sides and it was difficult to block out the other restaurant noise. Toasts and getting to know other guests was difficult.

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