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Il Buco Ristorante

31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
+1 705-735-9595
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pollo” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
Neighborhood: City Center
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My mother was visiting for the week so we decided to go to Il Buco for dinner one night. We were greeted very warmly at the door and took a table looking out at the lake. Our appetizer was Bruchetta and it was delicious. My...More

Thank elegantfx
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I recently went to Il Buco to celebrate our Anniversary. We are new to Barrie and thought we would check out one of the top rated restaurants. Il Buco definitely did not disappoint. In fact it was one of the best restaurant...More

Thank Angelika O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good although the portion size was very small and the service was exceeding slow and they weren't busy. The view was nice from the lake side of the restaurant.

Thank 681bobm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for early mothers day dinner with my wife and daughter. Food and service was excellent! Roasted garlic app is a must. Will be back again soon!

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us were celebrating each other's Birthdays, at Il Buco. What a pleasant time and delicious lunch we had! Our waitress, Jennifer, was so accommodating and interested in our stories, she even researched a Spanish/Portuguese card game for the two of us who had...More

Thank judykurtz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here for lunch with two friends. We were celebrating past and future birthdays and friendship in general. We had a perfect seat by the window with a view of Kempenfelt Bay. Jennifer, our server recommended the Pork Scallopini, We were not disappointed. The...More

Thank Xxxxxxxxoi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A birthday lunch with friends is always fun but this was especially great because our server Jennifer added to the experience with her knowledgeable suggestions, attentive service and warm hospitality. The food was excellent. Beef carpaccio was flavourful and the pork scallopini melted in your...More

Thank Rulata
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our daughter's Communion at Il Buco on Saturday April 29th. The food, staff and atmosphere was amazing. I can not say enough how amazing our evening was. We were a party of 22 and everyone absolutely loved everything. A huge thank you to...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fantastic experience every time I have been to Il Buco. From the atmosphere that makes your forget that you're actually in Barrie, to the food, to the amazing service, I would recommend this place to everyone! Our server was friendly, and came across...More

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Caprese Salad, pasta was quite good. HOWEVER, service left something to be desired. We waited and waited to have our order taken and then waited again to get our bill. Our server was quite curt and after waiting ten minutes to have our drink...More

Thank Julie M
Il Buco R, Owner at Il Buco Ristorante, responded to this review

Hello Julie, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. All reviews are appreciated as they can help us address any issues that arise and let us know what we are doing that people like and those that we can change for the...More

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Shawn S
What is the dress code?
March 26, 2017|
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Response from hmswarspite2017 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual
Just wondering if you have gluten free pasta for barrieliscious??
June 25, 2016|
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Response from Il Buco R | Property representative |
Hi everyone. Yes we have gluten free pasta. Occasionally we run out. It is best to call and make a reservation, and mention that you have a gluten intollerance or celiac to ensure that we can accomodate accordingly... More
Hows parking at your restaurant?
December 16, 2015|
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Response from Il Buco R | Property representative |
Thanks to everyone for helping answer this question. Yes, there is lots of parking in the municipal lot across the street on the lakeside. We also have an entrance on that side so you don't have to walk all the way around... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Center
  • Neighborhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 705-735-9595
  • E-mail