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Buca di Beppo

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Italian, Vegetarian, Family Fare, Pasta
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1722 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067-6210 (Mallory Lane)
Franklin Transit Authority bus stop at Cool Springs shopping district.
+1 615-778-1321
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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: 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
  • 34
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Birthday Dinner

Been here withe family several times and it is always a pleasure. Staff is always very friendly and knowledgeable. Food is always spectacular. We always sit in the Pope Room because of family's desire. Nothing negative to mention of this restaurant. Superb!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
dbcrim
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Nashville, Tn,
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had a wonderful experience at Buca Di Beppo for Easter Dinner. First we added an extra person to our already large (12) person reservation last minute...no problem. We had a child with very severe food allergies...called ahead to confirm what she could eat..the hostess actually got the chef to come to the phone and talk to me, which was... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The atmosphere is lively and fun. The food is flavorful and a good variety to choose from. I was very impressed with the quality of the food. The service is good, but it is not amazingly fast so go in with the expectation of spending a long evening there and you won't be disappointed!

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Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

There were 7 in our party tonight. Our group has eaten here several times previously, and have had great experiences. Not tonight. Our salad came out in a very reasonable time. Our bread was delivered, but there was a lag in getting the olive oil and balsamic vinegar. After our salads, we waited, and waited, and, waited for the two... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My family and I visited the Buca di Beppo in Franklin, TN to pick up food for my birthday. We ordered bread, chicken, and fettucine alfredo. Although we didn't stay to eat in the restaurant, the server who rang us up and gave us our food was nice. Our food was ready when we arrived. When we got home we... More 

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96 reviews 96 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Ate here with my wife and the food was really good. They serve very large portions. I would recommend that you come with another couple and plan on sharing. The setting is what you would expect from an old Italian eatery. Very nice, service was great, the green apple salad was awesome.

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Moose, Wyoming
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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the meal, but if there are only 2 then you both must lime the same dinner as the plates are sized for 2. Other Buca di Bepo allowed us to do order individually off the smaller lunch sized plates, so we will not be returning in the future unless we have 4 as it is not a good... More 

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Nashville, Tn,
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Been here withe family several times and it is always a pleasure. Staff is always very friendly and knowledgeable. Food is always spectacular. We always sit in the Pope Room because of family's desire. Nothing negative to mention of this restaurant. Superb!

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Spring Hill, Tennessee
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I had a reservation for two at 7pm and after 50 minutes of waiting we left. The host kept telling us that they were clearing a table for us each time I asked "How much longer". Do not go here unless you a time to kill. Very disappointed.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Had reservations for 730. Seated at 830! When I asked why the wait- answer "we had a lot of walk ins" hello??? A reservation means a table has been reserved. When seated, waited came by 15 min later. Ask to speak to the manager- " he is gone for the evening". Food was very average. Next time will open can... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I went to Buca Di Beppo a few weeks ago for dinner; I had been told the dinner portions at this restaurant were large enough to feed at least 2 people but the hostess was kind enough to tell me that u can order a lunch portion for dinner. Perfect! I asked my waiter "Skip" for suggestions as this was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1722 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN 37067-6210
    (Mallory Lane)
  • Public Transportation: Franklin Transit Authority bus stop at Cool Springs shopping district.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-778-1321

Price and Cuisine

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

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
11:00 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

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?