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Buca di Beppo

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Italian, Vegetarian, Family Fare, Pasta
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8580 S.H. 121, Frisco, TX 75034 (Preston Road)
+1 972-668-3287
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11:00 am - 11:00 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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Good for:
Casual Dining
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 18
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, average service, decor

Food was good but the portion of the food making it difficult to try different entres from the menu. Food was good quality but the service seemed very overwhelmed and took a lot of time. Went there for my son's birthday so wanted a bit more service level which was missing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
pmdnair
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Allen, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Allen, Texas
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90 reviews 90 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Food was good but the portion of the food making it difficult to try different entres from the menu. Food was good quality but the service seemed very overwhelmed and took a lot of time. Went there for my son's birthday so wanted a bit more service level which was missing.

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frisco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We have been to Buca di Beppo many times for family celebrations such as birthdays and anniversaries. It has very good food. At times the service is slow.

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Went to dinner with a group of friends, crazy environment and very busy place. Great service from the staff and the food was family style, reasonable and enjoyable. Would recommend it to others.

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McKinney, Texas
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311 reviews 311 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This is a good Italian restaurant. Your visit starts with a tour of the place if you want one. There are hundreds of photographs on the wall to make things interesting. We had the chicken parm and it was good. It could have used more sauce. We also had a salad which was good and a side of spaghetti which... More 

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Dallas
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98 reviews 98 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Lots of food served family style but of only average quality. Lots of noise and very crowded. Over a 1 hour wait if you did not have reservations so clearly very popular. Calamari and the apple gorgonzola salad were very good. The veal parmigiana was pedestrian.

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Dallas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Your visit begins with a trip through the kitchen. If you aren't hungry already, you will be. The food is served family style. One entrée will feed at least 3 people. The 2 of us barely put a dent in the shrimp fra diavola. It was amazing. Spicy and perfectly cooked shrimp. We also had the artichoke Florentine dip which... More 

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Plano, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our family decided to dine out this year and it was a great choice to select Buca di Beppo. We arrived for our 11:30 am reservation and were seated promptly to a lovely room in a delightfully decorated cozy dining room. Our server was friendly and personable and accommodated all of our requests, including the meals served family style with... More 

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Allen, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The food was mediocre, have had better food at local mom and pop places. Also the price was expensive for their small family size portions that barely feed two. I compare it to a few different restaurants around me. Their price is less then half for portions that are more then twice. Also at most restaurants the meal comes with... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We went as a family for a special occasion and enjoyed ourselves. The food is served family style, and that is perfect for larger parties. We all ate as if we at home. The waiter was very informative and professional.

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Little Elm, Texas
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319 reviews 319 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We visited for a friend's birthday celebration. If you have never been, Bucca is an experience. On your way to your table you are first taken through the kitchen where you can even dine with a reservation. They then take you by several other rooms all with various themes (Pope, Cardinal, etc.). The decor is gaudy at best and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8580 S.H. 121, Frisco, TX 75034
    (Preston Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Frisco
  • Phone Number: +1 972-668-3287

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

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