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Il Buco

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142A Liverpool Road, Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2136, Australia
(02) 9747 5179
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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were hankering for some italian food and visited il buco. greeting was weird and we were shuffled off to a corner table. waited a while for a menu and drinks. not particularly busy and plenty of waitstaff but disorganized and we seemed to be over looked. from description on menu, food appeared to be authentic and tasty. alas my... More 

Thank clearskye
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on our way home from an adventure with three small children. It was past their dinner time when we stumbled upon this jewel of a restaurant. From the moment we entered the staff put themselves out to take care of us, joking with the children and making sure my daughter-in-law and I could relax. The food was yummy... More 

Thank Nina_Gregory
Sydney, Australia
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281 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 597 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used to frequent this restaurant lots. Now it is just a former glory gone down hill. Quality has gone down, while prices have gone up. 2 out of the 3 things I wanted (one from the menu, and one from the specials board) were not available. 4 of us in the restaurant for the 2 hours we were there,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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229 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

The best Italian food I have had for a long time. It appeared a family business with a great atmosphere and ambience. The service is second to none and the food was delicious. I had the veal which was creamy and melt in your mouth. A little too much garlic, but hey it's Italian.

Thank Kazza880
Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Sometimes a restaurant is great because it never disappoints and Il Bucco is just that... predictable, reliable, consistently good... never exceptional but never ordinary either...

Thank woftam66
Tuross Head, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

What a superb meal we enjoyed at Il Buco. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left we were treated very professionally with excellent service by friendly and attentive staff. It was our first visit to this restaurant and won't be our last! The suggestions made to us were spot on to our particular tastes. I could not... More 

Thank Jill G
Albury, Australia
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

we stayed for a few nights in Burwood for a work conference - wow what a great find, this was across the road! the wonderful waiter had us laughing before we sat down. The menu was just wonderful, specials were great too & the four types of fish on that day. Our wine was tops. The sweets are worth a... More 

Thank susan k
Sydney, Australia
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184 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Having eaten at this restaurant many times over a 20 year period, we have seen owners change , expansions of the premises and many other renovations. It is one of those places that has always been at the forefront of our mind when it comes to Italian food. Recently my wife and I thought we would give it a go... More 

Thank steve w
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Outstanding food. Good portions. Friendly professional staff who were keen to provide an Italian ambience. I have eaten here twice on trips to Sydney and would come again. CAVEAT I arrived early.

Thank JJWme
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

The worst service of any restaurant I have ever been to. The owner is very loud and in your face rude. If you are looking for a nice place to eat, try the Thai place across the road.

Thank David G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142A Liverpool Road, Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2136, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (02) 9747 5179

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