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Via Roma 22, 80069, Vico Equense, Italy
+39 081 801 6255
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Yummy pizza in heart of Vico <3 Very Italian place, very friendly staff and their Margherita one of the best I've ever eaten! If you are going to go to Vico, you should eat there :)

Thank Paulina Ś
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited al buco twice during our stay in Vico. So glad we found it as we really liked that it was full of locals and not just tourists! The staff are really helpful and it's a family run place which gives it a really informal feel. We had a pasta dish made by "mama" recommended by one of the... More 

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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Peering in from the street, it looked like a simple cafe. Further exploration revealed a roomy restaurant, with additional tables in the internal garden. Always reassuring to find you're eating where the locals eat & that was the case here. Not 'fine dining', but tasty well cooked food & great value. Some may comment that service is slow, but we... More 

Thank juliadarwen
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We were the only non-Italians here. The menu was excellent and the food id not disappoint. This was probably the best value that we got during our stay.

Thank rob_and_a
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112 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Went here with the wife. First of all the atmosphere is sooo nice, it's very unassuming from the outside when you look inside but they have a beautiful seating area outside around the back that looks kind of like a garden. The food is extremely well priced unlike touristy areas in other amalfi cities that are just gouging. We started... More 

Thank Paolo182002
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Superb restaurant, deceptively large - small café style as you enter then a large restaurant and finally a garden area at the back! Pasta with aubergines was the best I have ever tasted!

Thank Janet E
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

First day in Vico Equense. Part of our family arrived late and we arrived a bit by accident in this restaurant. First impression was nice and we got a table in the garden. However, the longer the dinner took, the more chaotic it became. One pizza never arrived and had to be remade and the loin fillets appeared to have... More 

Thank Wim V
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the food and atmosphere at al Buco. The table service was helpful and the food arrived in reasonable time. We weren't in a rush and they too weren't rushing to get us out. We enjoyed Arancini starters, a couple pasta dishes then 2 pizzas with drinks set us back around 40 euro.

Thank PaulK3130
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

On a very wet Saturday afternoon, the perfect place to come across, we shared an Italian mezze. Food lovely piping hot & lovely atmosphere.

Thank Lesley_Ridden
Maui, Hawaii
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326 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

On our first night in town, we just stopped in. We were greeted and served quite well. Carmine was our kind waiter and we did not have to wait or ask. The timing of our excellent mushroom and then our dinners were just right. We liked Carmine so much we gave him a custom wood ball point pen from my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $22
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 22, 80069, Vico Equense, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Vico Equense
  • Phone Number: +39 081 801 6255

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