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Ristorante La Buca

The name translates as 'the cave' with rooms decidedly 'dark,. La Buca offers excellent, fresh fare (especially the outstanding grilled fish & other traditional Italian seafood!) & experienced old-world service. La Buca is located below street level on Washington Square.
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236 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
(236 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 236 reviews
5 stars
(118)
4 stars
(93)
3 stars
(16)
2 stars
(6)
1 star
(3)
Food 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Service 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Ambiance 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
Noise Level
1.7 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • neighborhood gem(122)
  • good for groups(80)
  • special occasion(80)
  • fit for foodies(76)
  • romantic(65)
  • great for lunch(33)
Ristorante La Buca Reviews List
Review 1 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2015
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Review 2 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
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Quiet
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"Wonderful and delicious !"
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2005
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Review 3 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Old school Italian. Great seafood and pasta. Have already recommended this place to my colleagues."
Dined on 4/20/2016
 2014
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Review 4 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 5 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2012
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem
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Review 6 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Another excellent meal at Ristorante La Buca

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We enjoyed another excellent meal at Ristorante La Buca on Friday night. It was a lovely relaxing meal. My dh enjoyed the blue point oysters and grilled scallops, and I had a Caesar salad and the soft shell crabs (a special, and just delicious). The chocolate mousse for dessert was outstanding. We really enjoy coming here, as the service is always excellent, as is the food."
Dined on 4/15/2016
 2005
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 7 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Excellent sea food choice

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2008
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 8 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Meal great and old time outstanding service.

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Fresh and best prepared langostinos served in the Philadelphia metro area. No strong spices, no overcooking or sauces were used so nothing masked the great taste of this shellfish."
Dined on 4/17/2014
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 9 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Went

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 10 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/04/2016
 2007
Dined on 4/04/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/04/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 11 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 4/04/2016
 2010
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Review 12 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2011
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Review 13 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

La Buca -Left me wishing I could eat more!

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Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"La Buca - This was a last minute find that left me wishing I could eat more! My kids loved the pasta dishes and the service was extremely attentive. Felt like you were eating at grandmas house. I even asked for an appetizer that was not on the menu that other guests had mentioned in the review, The Mista Appetizer, and was so pleased when the waiter said no problem. Best dish I had all night because it gave me a taste of 3 of their top homemade pasta dishes. If you are in Philly this is worth going to."
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 14 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/31/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2011
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Review 15 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Outstanding staff. I was very impressed that they remembered what we drank when we walked in the door and asked us if that is what we wanted. That aside, the food is always very good."
Dined on 11/14/2015
 2008
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Review 16 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/25/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 17 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 18 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 19 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2012
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Review 20 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2004
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Review 21 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, good for groups
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Review 22 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 23 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 24 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Wonderful food great portions romantic setting

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Dined on 3/12/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 25 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2008
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Review 26 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/09/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/09/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/09/2016
 2011
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Review 27 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/08/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/08/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"A neighborhood gem. Feels far removed from the bustle of the city. A little dining vacation. Food of highest quality superbly prepared, impeccable service, nice wine choices. Reasonably priced for such a good restaurant."
Dined on 3/08/2016
 2008
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Review 28 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/27/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2016
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 29 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 30 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/08/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 31 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"We have been going to La Buca for over 20 years and we have rarely been disappointed!
The restaurant offers a10% for theater-goers, serves food in a timely manner and is 1 1/2 blocks from the theater.
Our favorites are the Pasta Mista appetizer-not on the menu, lamb chops, veal la buca and tilapia topped with crab meat. Drinks are pricey because of the extra city taxes. At the end of the meal, desserts are offered on a cart.
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Dined on 3/05/2016
 2015
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Review 32 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 33 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2012
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Review 34 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2011
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Review 35 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Center City Gem

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Dined on 2/27/2016
 2007
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"The ambiance in this restaurant was great. We sat by the bar and had a drink before the host called to seat us for an early dinner. The staff was courteous and when informed about the food list, even made some great recommendation that we enjoyed. The meat were fresh as it was whisk by our table and given a detail off the specials. Desert was done the same. All and all, this was my first time at Buca, but it wont be the last. Thanks for a great dining experience!"
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 36 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Cannot wait to go again

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
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Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"This was a random find of mine when searching for a restaurant close to Walnut Street Theater, and based on solid reviews, we were not disappointed. Service was fantastic - attentive, friendly, and very accommodating but not overbearing. They show the fresh specials on a cart which they wheel to your table (as well as the desserts) which adds the right touch of lavish ambiance.
The appetizers were probably my favorite course. We ordered Garlic Bread, Italian Soup, and the Carpaccio. The garlic bread fell short, but WOW the soup and Italian meat was the best I have ever had! Absolutely fantastic, fresh, and full of flavors! The Dinner was also great, but the appetizers are what really stick out about our meal. Our biggest regret was not having time to get dessert, which was displayed on a cart and looked incredible.
Will definitely return to taste more of vast menu, wine list, and dessert!"
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 37 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 2/25/2016
 2005
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Review 38 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

a night out with the wife

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The Buca restaurant is always great great food great drinks great company great wine list at a moderate cost to you go try its awesome take it from me"
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 39 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

nice downtown phila place

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"good food, good service, nice wine selection, good specials"
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic
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Review 40 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/19/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, notable wine list
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Review 41 for Ristorante La Buca
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5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 2/20/2016
 2011
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Review 42 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

always a good meal

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Have visited Restaurante La Buca many times , always great service and fine food . Prices are a little higher but right in line for a good restaurant in the city. Always treated as if you are a regular ."
Dined on 2/19/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 43 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Our favorite!

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Dined on 2/19/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/19/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We love La Buca. The food is consistently fine, the waiters delightful, the wine selection good, and the noise level typically very low. We have stopped going to almost all restaurants because we find it impossible to enjoy food, no matter how good, if we cannot have a quiet conversation with our companions. Dining out, in my view, has become almost barbaric, with noise levels that are deafening. Having to shout to be heard is not my thing."
Dined on 2/19/2016
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 44 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"The restaurant was like a hidden gem. It didn't feel like you were in the city. The waiter was very nice. The food was outstanding. I got the chicken parm (best I've had). The calamari was delicious. Already looking forward to going back :)"
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2013
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Review 45 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 46 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

LaBuca

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"LaBuca never lets us down. Always great food, great service, very friendly. And they never miss a curtain if you're dining pre-show. The fresh fish is best."
Dined on 2/19/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 47 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 48 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 49 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Romantic Valentine's Day

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Loved our meals. The scallops were fantastic. The salad and mussels were outstanding . Our waiter was great with his suggestions that were right on the money. Cannot wait to return."
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2002
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 50 for Ristorante La Buca
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2009
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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