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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 #529 of 3,440 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
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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Burien, Washington
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73 reviews 73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

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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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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
16 helpful votes 16 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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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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1,001 reviews 1,001 reviews
443 restaurant reviews
1,028 helpful votes 1,028 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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Seattle
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181 reviews 181 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Started going here with my law school classmates. They give you a lot of food, but it's bland and not authentic Italian. Parking can be a pain.

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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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