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Buca di Beppo - CLOSED

855 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3009
+1 415-543-7673
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
855 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3009
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

Bua di Beppo is known for there delicious Italian, family style food. It's not fancy or fine dining, but it is super delicious. Whenever I am in the City at the Intercontinental across the street, I come here for at least one dinner. Try the...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Not really sure where begin here, started off poorly whilst we were treated very rudely by the lady running the bar but only proceeded to get worse when our waiter told us that it would take over and hour for our drinks to come as...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Arrived slightly early for our 7:30 table - we were told to make our way into the bar to have a drink while we waited for our table - we waited a long time to order drinks - but when we were finally served the...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Visited as a small (5) group. Service was enthusiastic but unprofessional. Took 15 minutes for drinks order to be taken - almost as long again for them to arrive. When food finally arrived, one meal had clearly been forgotten and turned up when everyone else...More

Thank Philking64
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Now, this is genuine Italian food as it should be. Longtime ago, I had this food orgecm. We decided to come back, so this is the second in a row. My order, Brussels sprouts e prosciutto. Apple gorgonzola salad, a blast. Drinks, can be improved,...More

Thank William A
Reviewed June 25, 2017

We're skeptical when hearing reviews of places, as we'd rather judge for ourselves. We went, we ate, we judged, we LOVED! We don't go out to eat often, but when we do, we want quality, quantity and value. We got high quality, ENORMOUS quantity and...More

1  Thank FERJDR
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

It's a very lively family friendly and casual restaurant.The food is good. They serve large portion. The Apple gorgonzola salad is good and fettuccine Alfredo was good. Service was good.

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bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Thank you for the lovely review from your recent experience at Buca di Beppo. From our Famiglia to yours, we look forward to celebrating with you again real soon!

Reviewed April 10, 2017

You know what you are getting. A step up from Olive Garden, with large family style plates of too much pasta that's overcooked. But the tastes are all good, the manager was very helpful and friendly, and although it's not cheap, in this city nothing...More

Thank jasonjarvis
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

We tried to have an early dinner for 20 adults. We were seated in an empty area and in walked 40 or 50 college women who repeatedly broke out in cheers and screams in celebration. We could not hear ourselves. The food and drink was...More

Thank kdka818
Reviewed March 2, 2017

I have Italians in my family, I have Italians as my close friends, and I have visited Italy more than once! Buca is real Italian food, served as if you were in an Italian family home. I have never seen anyone leave a Buca hungry,...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$15 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3009
    (4th & 5th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: BART Powell St. station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighborhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-543-7673
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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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