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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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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 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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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    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
Most recent review
love this place

I've been to Buca's more than once, and always have such good food - my personal favorite is the chicken saltimboca, but I've never had anything that I DIDN'T like! We were there on an "off" night in the middle of the week, and even though we had reservations for the main dining room, we were able... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 24, 2014
PaulaB212
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Minot, North Dakota
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Minot, North Dakota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I've been to Buca's more than once, and always have such good food - my personal favorite is the chicken saltimboca, but I've never had anything that I DIDN'T like! We were there on an "off" night in the middle of the week, and even though we had reservations for the main dining room, we were able to get seated... More 

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Buffalo, Minnesota
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

we visited with another family for a holiday get together and had a wonderful time. the food was abundant and the service was excellent. come hungry, you want leave that way. see ya soon.

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Carol Stream, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

A great place for groups and/or couples. The food servings are very large and the menu choices many. Our waitress was patient (being that there were 13 women in the group who liked to talk ... a lot!, she was great.)

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We had a party of 16 and had the pleasure of using the Pope room/table. Pretty and eclectic setting, great food, fantastic service for our group!

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Fargo, North Dakota
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154 reviews 154 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I had heard lots about this restaurant in the Twin Cities so we decided to try it out. We had ravioli and manicotti that was said to feed 2 or 3 but we ate it all, it was good. Ravioli was generous but only 4 smaller cheese-stuffed manicotti for $17.95, no other sides with it either. Bread was okay but... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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88 reviews 88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We've eaten at various Buca restaurants over the years, but have never written a review. We ate there last night, and I had forgotten how good it was. The two of us arrived at 8:00 after a long day of shopping, and they took very good care of us. There were only two of us, but we managed to eat... More 

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Becker, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The food is excellent, the atmosphere is fantastic. My family likes to come here as a large party and order a good number of dishes to pass around. This last time we had the "Pope room", a unique room that was enclosed around a large round table that featured a lazy susan. The waitress couldn't actually get to the other... More 

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Champlin, Minnesota
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food is tasty and plentiful. However they have changed the menu significantly. First off, you cannot purchase a meal for a single diner. The smallest portions are "family style" for 2. We used to be able to go and my wife order spaghetti and meatballs and I would get Chicken parmasian. Now for the two of us it is... More 

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Hugo, Minnesota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Went there with my in-laws on a Wednesday evening. For some reason it was extremely busy for a weekday. We waited a long time and then found out they had missed calling us. They got us to a table immediately after realizing their mistake. Our waitress was great. Very competent and joked with us. I ordered a Sangria that tasted... More 

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Madison, WI
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Went here for my Granddaughter's first birthday and baptism bash. 15 people, seated comfortably and served with speed and accuracy. The food was very good and plentiful. Highly recommnend it. Topped it off with an unexpected Italian birthday song from the wait staff. Molto bene'!!

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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: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

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

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
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?