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Buca di Beppo

701 9th Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 (Lake Union)
+1 206-244-2288
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Ranked #524 of 3,471 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Lake Union
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
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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Warrenton, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

If you love Italian (like I do) then this place is for you. Call your friends that really like good food and tell them you're having a party at a place called Buca Di Beppo's. Next call Buca's and tell them you want to reserve one of their special rooms (get the Pope room if you can). Then get ready... More

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Burien, Washington
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75 reviews 75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We always go to Buca di Beppo for our adult daughters' birthdays. The restaurant is kitschy to the max, with tons of photographs and Italian memorabilia everywhere. Everything is served family style, which means you get a LOT of food. Favorites are the Caesar Salad and the White Sangria. All the family have their own favorites for entrees, but the... More

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Livermore, CA
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63 reviews 63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My sister-in-law and her husband took us here, so am at a loss as to exact location, but it is in not very trendy area in Seattle. However, it is more than worth the trip. Multi-roomed, and loaded with old Italian memorabilia, and an atmosphere that says "Mama Leoni's" all over the place. The quantities served are so large that... More

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Victoria, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Nice atmosphere, great service and the Caesar salad was very good. Unfortunately, the most basic of dishes was a big disappointment. The spaghetti was very overlooked (pulled out of a big-batch pot that just sits on the stove?). It's mushy, starchy, and pasty flavor ruined the dish. The meatballs were ok, but could do with some spicing up to boost... More

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Toronto, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside, but inside it is warm and inviting with different rooms giving it a cozy atmosphere. You order platters of food for everyone to share, and they give you healthy portions so be hungry when you go there! Service is good, food is good and served nice and hot to your table.... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

For someone traveling alone, the take out was offered in containers that allowed reheating. The food was amazing and I would recommend this location.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Went on a sunday night. Ordered our food and no bread came. Asked about bread they tell us they are out after we order. We see people around us that got seated after us with bread. We were then told that bread was only for individuals who orderd 7.99 cheese bread. Manager didn't offer any discouts. Wait staff said they... More

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Richmond, Canada
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73 reviews 73 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This meal was a group meal in which the staff was definitely more attentive than usual for a group meal. The food was definitely enjoyable and the staff made this experience much more pleasant. The restaurant is much larger than it looks and accommodates large groups easily and there appeared to be plenty of staff to ensure quick service for... More

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Olympia, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Attended Buca following a WMEA state president's tour on the Ride the Ducks. We had around 60 in our party and they did a great job to accommodate our ensemble. The first issue was that one of the Ducks was about 40 minutes late. So we had to later than the first group. They were wonderful about making sure the... More

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Dallas, Texas
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1,030 reviews 1,030 reviews
458 restaurant reviews
1,036 helpful votes 1,036 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I've eaten at Buca's in a couple of cities. You know what you are going to get, it's all cooked to the same standard and taste. They do however have some good dishes, tasty salads and great sized portions. I wouldn't actively seek out this restaurant but am more than happy to visit when passing.

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Additional Information about Buca di Beppo

Address: 701 9th Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
Phone Number: +1 206-244-2288
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Lake Union
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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