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All 790 Saint Paul Restaurants

Buca di Beppo

2728 Gannon Rd, Saint Paul, MN 55116-2642
+1 651-772-4388
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Ranked #141 of 790 Restaurants in Saint Paul
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Between Norfolk and Shepard Road
Transit: Metro Bus Service - Gannon Road stop.
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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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

We have eaten here several times over the years with large groups, but this time took our college aged son there just before his finals. I was glad we had reservations as there was a good wait probably due to people celebrating the holidays. The place was festive and the food was good and service was fine. My son really... More 

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I love the festive feel of this restaurant. This Buca, in particular, is special to me because it is where my husband and I had our small wedding reception--a family style meal with those we love for the start of our married life together. It's great to go to Buca and see so many people celebrating their families, special occasions,... More 

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Homestead, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Had been to a Bucca di Beppo in Philly a few years ago, and came to this location expecting the same great experience. Service was attentive and friendly, but food was bland and nothing special. tasted like spaghetti with jar sauce. Chicken parm was a bit over cooked and rubbery, and alfredo was nothing special. Not impressed with the brand... More 

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Excellent meal, great GF CHOICES and all delicious!!!! Staff very helpful, and efficient. And, the usual good atmosphere which is classic for this place! Yummmmm!

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minneapolis
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

First time to the St. Paul location for dinner. Some of our party went overboard and ordered so much food! We tried the Chicken Parmigiana, Prosciutto Stuffed Chicken, Chicken Marsala, Penne Arrabbiata, & Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes & a Meatball. Tons of food for 5 people! We enjoyed the good service, delicious food, and the kitschy Buca ambiance it's known... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

While we were on vacation in St Paul we met up with friends at Buca's and fell in love with the food & atmosphere! Highly recommend the stuffed shells,they were delicious! We will be back on the next trip up north!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had our friend's group of 20 people meet for dinner at Buca's in St. Paul, Minnesota this past Saturday evening. The food was good, but the service was only fair. We had only one person taking care of our table and she seemed over whelmed. This was odd because this place specializes in serving larger groups It was difficult... More 

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Rice Lake, Wisconsin, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

An excellent place for a lovely dinner before flying out in vacation the next day! Highly recommend the apple Gorgonzola salad and the lemon basil mojito! Delish!!!!!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I'll start this one by saying I'd been to Buca's before, just not this particular location. I won't be returning, at least not there and possibly not to another. The food was good, but the quality of service that we received threw a dark cloud over the entire occasion and pretty much ruined our dinner by the time we had... More 

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Arlington, Tennessee
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a great place for big groups, but not so much for a date night or girl's night out. A bit pricey, but service is great.

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Additional Information about Buca di Beppo

Address: 2728 Gannon Rd, Saint Paul, MN 55116-2642
Phone Number: +1 651-772-4388
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
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
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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