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Buca di Beppo

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12650 Elm Creek Boulevard, Maple Grove, MN 55369 (Main Street)
Metro bus service - Maple Grove stop.
+1 763-494-3466
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Buca di Beppo serves authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage...
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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    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food!

This is a great Italian restaurant. The food is yummy! The only down side is that their portions are all huge and serve more than 1 person. Sometimes I just want a small portion for myself.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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  • Families with children
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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is a great Italian restaurant. The food is yummy! The only down side is that their portions are all huge and serve more than 1 person. Sometimes I just want a small portion for myself.

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

My husband and I visited Buca di Beppo on a child-free day trip to the cities. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality and quantity of the food for the price you pay! We ordered a small pasta and small salad and had food to last for days. We also signed up for the email club (after our visit) and... More 

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The food is amazing and the portions are insane! Plan to split something with whoever you're with. The pastas and pizza are both out of this world. The only thing is you may want to go during the week because it gets quite busy

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Intimate restaurant with good selection, attentive staff and a great wine selection. We went as a business meeting and they kept the food and drink coming. Never a problem getting service, additional servings or drinks. Food is traditional and pretty good for a chain. Can be good for family or a first date, they have good table selections for seclusion,... More 

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Andover, Minnesota
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We went to Buca's for my sons birthday ate in the pope's room and loved it. Great atmosphere and great service also the food was pretty good to. Family portions so there was more than enough for everybody I recommend a dish but all was good. I would highly recommend

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Maple Grove
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Even before one opened in Maple Grove, Buca di Beppo was one of my all time favorite places to eat. And when they opened their doors here, the same great food came with them. That was then and this is now. Very bland. All pasta (not enough sauce/goodies). Fact is, I don't EVER go there anymore and it makes me... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

The food was excellent,but the service was beyond poor, and it was a Tuesday night?? I'd hate to go on a weekend. We had a reservation for our special evening, by the time we received our drinks we had time to read the menu 3 times over & the ice was already well on it's way to melted in my... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Over the years we have eaten here a number of times and we have been pleased with the quality, quantity and value. That has changed. We had an awful lunch...both of us had different kinds of chicken and for both of us we agreed the quality had diminished to the point that one entree not eaten. We both had Cesar... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I've eaten here several times with a few different groups so this review is based on 5 different visits over the last few years, with the most recent being in December 2015. I like the atmosphere with the walls covered in interesting memorabilia and the restaurant divided into several smaller rooms with a few tables each and some tables are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We went with 2 other couples and this place really does know how to serve groups. I loved the quirky little turns and corners of the seating arrangements. The atmosphere was not as formal as I expected. Our waiter was a hoot, he kept us laughing and was top notch on suggestions, answers and attentiveness. All of us had leftovers... More 

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Additional Information about Buca di Beppo

Address: 12650 Elm Creek Boulevard, Maple Grove, MN 55369
Phone Number: +1 763-494-3466
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maple Grove
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Vegetarian, Pasta, Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12650 Elm Creek Boulevard, Maple Grove, MN 55369
    (Main Street)
  • Public Transportation: Metro bus service - Maple Grove stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maple Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 763-494-3466

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: Vegetarian, Pasta, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?