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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 #460 of 3,429 restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Lake Union
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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Wisconsin
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

I was in the mood for Italian, so we stopped here. Only reason was, I noticed it driving by. Ended up being a great choice!. It is a traditional Italian, all servings are meant for multiple people. 4 of us had a small alfredo & a small spaghetti. We wanted a lasagna, but they were out, our server said it... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

If you ever been to a Buca di Beppo you know what to expect. And this Seattle one did not disappointed us. Large portions to share, lots of garlic (unfortunatelly) but fair price and good service.

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Nanaimo
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Been to several Buca's several times, and each one is consistent and offers great service. Highly recommend the kitchen table. Interesting to see the different dishes leave the kitchen, and to see the passion and commitment of the chef(s).

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Chula Vista, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

When I got into the restaurant, I saw an over-saturated decoration, and the movie "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" came up to my mind, but when I noticed the decoration is from South Italy, that made so much sense. The waiter asked us to follow him to go directly to our table, but first, he took us to the kitchen,... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

As a business traveler, I am always looking for new places to eat in Seattle, WA. I was hungry for down-home Italian and so I tried Buca di Beppo on 9th. There were three of us and the wait at 7pm was 30 minutes, so we chose to eat in the bar. The service was mediocre. Not a lot of... More

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Coronado, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Always a great spot to take the family and celebrate a special occasion ..... Food is always great and atmosphere is always fun.....

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Bothell, Washington
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Our family celebrated a birthday party at Buca Di Beppo and it seems like that is the purpose of the venue since bday songs were sung at nearby tables every few minutes. The food was ok and came in huge family style portions. I've been to this location years ago and the same décor is hanging on the walls, it's... More

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Dinner at this restaurant was expensive and disappointing. We ordered the veal marsala and baked ziti. The veal didn't have any marsala flavor, and the sauce was lumpy and too sweet. The baked ziti was good. When the waiters took our order, they kept complimenting the food and the portions, which weren't really as large as they said they were... More

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Walla Walla, Washington
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Went with a group of 45-60 kids, had awesome pasta, chicken parmesan, soda, and cheesecake! High priced but very good! Served salad and bread also!

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Lake Stevens, Washington
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

this place rocks...always a favorite when we have big family get togethers..portions are large and food is awesome...great Italian food in Seattle...although the way this place is laid out you need a guide to find the restroom...and I always have plenty of leftovers for lunch the next couple days...a must try when visiting here

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