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6121 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2077
510-547-4725
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great portions, good food

I've been to Bucci's twice at lunchtime, and have had a great experience both times. For the first visit I had one of their sandwich specials. It was very tasty, and so large that I ended up not eating all of it. For my most recent visit I was with a group of 10 coworkers. We had a variety of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
Brad R
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Syracuse, New York
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Syracuse, New York
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I've been to Bucci's twice at lunchtime, and have had a great experience both times. For the first visit I had one of their sandwich specials. It was very tasty, and so large that I ended up not eating all of it. For my most recent visit I was with a group of 10 coworkers. We had a variety of... More 

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PA, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The food was OK but not great. The setting is OK but not great. But it's a quiet place on an unassuming street. I went there so that we can have a quiet conversation and a decent plate of food.

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Arcata, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

When friends come to visit, I love to take them to Bucci's. The decor is lovely as is the ambiance, and there are changing art exhibits in the back room. You can tell the restaurant is a favorite for those who live or work nearby. At lunchtime, when the weather is suitable, one can also eat outside on the patio.... More 

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Berkeley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I first dined at Bucci’s several decades ago, when it was one of the few restaurants in Emeryville. I always enjoyed their pizza, which way back when was made from a sourdough dough that was produced at Semifreddi’s, a local bakery known for its bread. Over the years, I have gone back perhaps once a year, and on each occasion... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Not the price...trying to be more chic than it actually is. My burger was below average. Pizza looked good, but was too pricey. Iced tea was stale. Service was ok. All in all, not worth the prices they charge.

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Easy parking and nice entrance thru lovely garden. Nice ambiance. Good bartender skills here. My birthday group loved the cocktails and dinner. Nice circular table w garden view. Creative variety of pizza, chicken and even a good Bucci Burger. Only one complaint. I notified hostess and owner of our birthday celebration asking for a candle on our dessert. It did... More 

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Pinole, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I always enjoy dining at Bucci's not only for the food, but for the excellent service from Pauline behind the bar. She is a character and extremely knowledgeable about the wines they serve. The menu is widely variable and delicious. If your ever in Emeryville, you should go to Bucci's.

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Southlake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Emeryville has almost no local, quality restaurants. Believe me, we looked for all of our 6 day visit and we ate at most of them. This is a lovely Italian place in a beautiful building with exposed wood and brick along with a charming garden which was not open the night we visited. We had spaghetti w/meatballs, a chicken dish,... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Bucci's take Italian cuisine to California with flair. Juicy burgers grilled to perfection and meatballs so huge you have enough left-overs for the next meal. Very helpful, knowledgeable and warm dining assistants complete the overall experience. Bucci's is a place you would visit again and again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Food was very good. Nice night. Waitress was a little disengaged but didn't cause delays in service - id say go !!!

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Additional Information about Bucci's

Address: 6121 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2077
Phone Number: 510-547-4725
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Emeryville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6121 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2077
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Emeryville
  • Phone Number: 510-547-4725

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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