Buca di Beppo - Naples
Buca di Beppo - Naples

Buca di Beppo - Naples

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.bucadibeppo.com/
  • Phone: 2395966662x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 11:00am - 11:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Italian, Comfort Food
  • Executive Chef: Carlos Ramirez
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Our full menu is available for Buca To Go and Delivery. If you're hosting a special occasion or group event at your home, office or a local area reception hall, Buca To Go or Buca Delivery is the perfect choice. Our friendly & professional staff will assist you with your order, arrange a specific pick-up time for Buca To Go or deliver your order ($25 delivery fee applies to deliveries). Plates, napkins, eating & serving utensils and condiments are included. No minimum purchase required. Please allow 3 hours for same-day delivery and call for questions/details about our delivery service area.
  • Special Events: Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion, planning a business dinner or having a night out with family and friends, Buca di Beppo is your answer to one fabulous group dining experience! Buca serves authentic Italian family-style meals in an eclectic, vintage setting. Our knowledgeable staff will help organize and plan your group event or meetings with diverse lunch or dinner banquet packages - ideal for groups of 20 or more. Private and semi-private rooms are available.

Getting there

  • Public Transit: CAT bus stop on Tamiami and Vanderbilt Beach Road.
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Free self parking in private lot.
A word from Buca di Beppo - Naples
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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Buca di Beppo - Naples reviews from OpenTable diners
34 reviews since June 3, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.3
    Service4.2
  • Ambiance3.9
    Noise LevelModerate
90% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
good for groups (26)special occasion (17)kid-friendly (15)fit for foodies (10)neighborhood gem (10)great for lunch (7)great for brunch (3)romantic (3)notable wine list (2)late-night find (1)great for outdoor dining (1)scenic view (1)Show More
  • Erica
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    We have gone to Buca several times, and the food is quite good, and consistently so. The family-style dining gives everyone a great opportunity to try new dishes, rather than sticking with the favorites.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • first experience at Buca's
    patluvspasta
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    the waiter was wonderful. He was efficient, knowledgeable and very pleasant. The food was served hot and was delicious. There was plenty for all of us. thanks for a great first experience at your restaurant !
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • That's Amore
    Livetoeat
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    If you are looking for good old fashioned Italian food then this is the place to be. The Caesar salad was excellent and the baked ziti was plentiful and delicious. The service was excellent. The photographs on the wall are intriguing, bringing you back to a better time. I have been there on a previous occasion and the veal parm is to die for. We will be back again as we enjoyed our meal immensely.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Familyof5
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Food was amazing and our server, Tracy, was fantastic! We can't wait to go back again!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fabulous Food but Awful Service
    Luvtoeatout
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    The restaurant was not busy at all as we were there out of season in July. We ordered and our children received their food in five minutes. We had to wait 30 minutes to receive our order. When it arrived, it was served by the bus boy, and it was very apparent that it had been sitting under a heat lamp for a long period of time. Our waiter never came to check on us for refills or to see if we needed anything. It is way overpriced for the service received. I would never want to go in season when it would be much busier. Terrible service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Floridaflamingo
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    Great place for family style meals with leftovers to take home. Best for groups to share as even small portion are large! Not gourmet dining or romantic more on the fun side casual Sunday dinner food!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Buca, Naples, FL
    lutherville
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    Our group of six was surprised that Buca was so busy in mid-July, but the service and food were excellent as usual. Our server, Michael, was attentive, courteous, and personable. The quantities of food were overwhelming but delicious as always. My only suggestion would be to add a couple more mid-priced whites such as Hogue or J Lohr to the available choices. Always an enjoyable place to join friends for a casual night out.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Livetoeat
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    Veal parmigiana was excellent. Most places serve a veal pattie but this was a real veal cutlet. The lasagna was good and there was plenty of it. Portions are more than generous. Service was very good and the staff was friendly. Prices were moderate. I would definitely recommend this restaurant. ...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • GoodFood
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    Have always liked Buca. Food is always good. Brought my 91 year old mother for her birthday. She ordered Chicken Parm with a side of spaghetti. Her only complaint was that her spaghetti wasn't hot. Both my dinner and my brother's were hot though. Not sure why that happened with hers.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • mijac
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    We have been many times. It is consistently a good experience.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Awesome!!
    howbazaar
    Dined on 7/2/2014
    Everything was excellent! Great place to celebrate a birthday. Our waiter, Paul, was awesome! We will recommend your restaurant to everyone. Thank you again.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice Experience
    ClevelandItaliano
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    Family style, traditional Italian. Substantial portions. Very good food!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very Disappointed
    TheMarcoIslander
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    I have eaten in Bucca up North many times but were never disappointed as here in Naples. My Spicy Chicken Rigatoni was very undercooked with just a hint of chicken unlike the great amount of chicken at the big C when I order their Rigatoni Martinio. Their rigatoni is never undercooked. My wife ordered the Shrimp Fra Diabolo and said is was only average and she orders this dish were ever it is offered. Thankfully we had a $10 Off Coupon to lessen the disappointment. Not sure if we will try it again. The was a large obnoxious table right behind us. Olser group with too much to drink and not using except able language you expect at a restaurant.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great fo Girl Scouts
    Scout
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    As a troop leader with 3 vegetarians, I find Buca do Beppo a great place to go to meet all needs. The food is satisfying, reasonable and suits our dietary needs.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Bring your whole family!
    Imafoodie
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    The atmosphere is fun. Very cozy. Family style meals. Great for a crowd. Wonderful service. Diverse menu, something for everyone.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wagoner Review
    floridafoodie
    Dined on 6/4/2014
    We had a group of six with us. The food and service was great. The Waiter didn't know the answer to a food allergy question but he went to the chef and promptly got an answer. The room we were seated in was very cozy and provided a comfortable place for our get together.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 18 ratings-only reviews submitted since June 3, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.2
    • Food4.2
    • Ambiance3.8
    • Service4.2
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 245 reviews are from the Buca di Beppo - Naples reviews archive.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    Good. Plus fifty characters worth and perhaos more.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overall Great!
    Sandy
    Dined on 5/11/2014
    Took Mom for Mothers Day... with 5 of us total ... Everyone loved it! Thank you ..
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Map25
    Map25
    Dined on 5/3/2014
    Great for families with children. Unpretentious, simple, good food. Not a fussy place. We had great service.
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Soggy salad and pasta
    SlowVIP
    Dined on 4/30/2014
    Pasta overdone. Salad over dressed. Sauce boring.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Fun visit
    Sammiemom1
    Dined on 4/28/2014
    Took my sister there for her birthday . She was visiting from out of state. Had a good meal and fun visit. All were happy and well fed. CVC
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Weekend Get away
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 4/25/2014
    I made reservations on line so we could eat in the kitchen on the night we visited; we were in Naples for only a weekend. We were greeted with warm and friendly smiles. Our waitress for the evening was Kristina and she was amazing. The management, kitchen staff and other wait staff were very wonderful. This was our second visit to the location and second time eating in the kitchen. Will definitly do it again when in town again.
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Good for Groups, Romantic, special occasion, Great for Lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Lively and energetic!
    LyJyMo
    Dined on 4/24/2014
    We were seated at the kitchen table in Buca's and found it to be a lively and energetic location. The food was excellent and so was the service. Sitting in the kitchen was dinner with a floor show, great fun!
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Good for Groups, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Service
    Linda
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Service very good..... Good excellent....Reservation made online .... Table however, not prepared for our arrival...chairs, silverware... Etc. reason for reservation....😕
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Fit For Foodies, Good for Groups, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Easter Dinner
    FamilyFun6
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Good service, food very good, sangria good but could have more fruit. Overall good experience . Kid friendly... Fun ! Dinner like aty Italian grandmother 's house .
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Good for Groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Peko
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Been going to Buca for over 10 yrs. For a fun experience, reserve the "kitchen table" for a dinner night. It's truly unique!
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Fit For Foodies, Good for Groups, special occasion, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • jtb218
    Dined on 4/19/2014
    The tip should be included on the bill for parties of 8 or more.
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Family
    BarbVIP
    Dined on 4/18/2014
    We had a birthday dinner for Papa. Perfect venue with the grand kids. We had a ball
    Special Features:
    Kid-Friendly, Good for Groups, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Crowd Pleaser
    DirtyKnees
    Dined on 4/14/2014
    Eighteen adults and one 2-year-old enjoyed a fun evening at the Naples restaurant. Our waiter, Paul, was fantastic and an expert at handling such a big crowd. Our group dines here about once a year, so we know what we like and how much to order. We always get the chopped deli salad and the Buca 1892 salad as well as Chicken Limone, Eggplant Parm, a baked pasta, some meatballs and the green beans. We finish with two of the Dolce platters. If you have a crowd, this is a fun and delicious place to take them...or to order from. I get the carry out chopped salad several times a year...always a hit.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best Lasagna...MMMMMM
    mary
    Dined on 4/5/2014
    Wonderful FOOD and HUGE portions...great for a group or families. Walked us through the kitchen to say hi to all the cooks on the way to our table....too much fun!! Each room is a theme...very cute. Loads of pictures of Italy and Italian celebs! Service was very good. Only compliant would be ordered a glass of Pinot Grio and asked waiter to suggest a wine.....I was not wearing my glasses so could not view the menu of pricing....wine bill was $19.00/glass and I had TWO glasses....$40 for wine OUCH. ( I take some fault that I did not check pricing before hand) Overall GREAT food but don't ask for a wine suggestion until you look at price!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great time
    chuck
    Dined on 3/27/2014
    Server Paul made the evening very enjoyable. Birthday dinner for 4. Great food and atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Average
    Cindy333
    Dined on 3/25/2014
    We found this restaurant to be an average restaurant experience. We don't like that the portions are so big forcing you to spend more money then necessary. Also we had a gift card and the waiter told us we could not put the tip on the card. This left us with about $5 left on the card which forces us to return or throw it away. After we got home we saw that it clearly states that the card can be used for tips.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, kid-friendly
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food wasn't as good as usual.
    Ebsbs52
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    Food wasn't as good as usual. Caesar Salad and spaghetti were bland. Chicken Parm and garlic bread were up to their usual good level. Air conditioning was too cold too.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good sat nite dinner
    naplesdiner
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    We shared the salmon entrée. it was excellent. That and a cesar salad made a great lo carb meal in a carb emporium.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Awesome!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 3/20/2014
    Best food Ever! We love you all! Nice and friendly . Good job!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Excellent
    Italianchef
    Dined on 3/18/2014
    Sat at kitchen location. We were treated like royalty. Service was awesome and food great!! Ready to go back again soon. Manager stopped by to say hi!! Nice touch!!!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Gratuity
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 3/18/2014
    Our dining experience was o.k. I did however not appreciate the fact that when we got our bill, the 20% gratuity was highlighted. What happened to tipping for service, and although service was " o.k. " it was not close to 20% We were a large group of 9, so we of course went above 15 %, but didn't appreciate the assumption that 20. Was was expected
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Da food
    Unclebob
    Dined on 3/18/2014
    We thought it was over priced. Carrabbas is better. So is Olive Garden. The spaghetti had almost no meat sauce. Two sausages with peppers for $10 is expensive
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • I rated noise level high only
    Carol
    Dined on 3/15/2014
    I rated noise level high only because there was a party of 16 next to us. Food was excellent and so was service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dinner
    Daniel
    Dined on 3/14/2014
    The food was superb! We come here often. Our server, autumn, was not great. She was very busy and took a very long time getting drinks. We had to ask for bread. She did not tell is specials or drink options. They were out of root beer. When autumn bagged up our food she did not include the marinara with the calamari and the pasta, I believe, some was thrown away because the box was small.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.