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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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Brisbane, Australia
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223 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 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.

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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...

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Tuross Head, Australia
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5 reviews
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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 

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Albury, Australia
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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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 

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Sydney, Australia
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182 reviews
83 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 

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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.

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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.

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Baulkham Hills, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Wednesday night, no booking, family staying across the road so we decided to catch up over an Italian meal. Greeted at the door with an uncertain look when we mentioned we had not booked, but the array of empty tables in that half of the restaurant had us slightly bemused, so can only guess that they wanted to keep us... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is one of our local restaurants, and we do love coming here! Service can be a bit hit-and-miss (can also be overattentive), however we love the atmosphere and the food is fine. Desserts are amazing and generous - the tiramisu is stunning! Definitely come here if you like a cozy, warm atmosphere - food and service are not standouts... More 

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SYDNEY
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant appeared to be welcoming when we first arrived as guests of our Sydney friends. The entrees were quite interesting and served promptly. The mains were uninspiring and the truffle risotto was bland. The portions were generous. The lingering memory however will be the debacle surrounding the serving of digestivi. One "amaro" was appropriately coloured brown, the other was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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?