About Buca di Beppo - Honolulu
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.
Italian, American, Comfort Food
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 11:00am - 11:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am - 10:00pm
$30 and under
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We’re open at 11am on Thanksgiving. Make your reservation today!
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We look forward to seeing you! Please remember we seat complete parties only, so bring your whole group together. We allow a 15-minute grace period on your reservation. If you will arrive late, please give us a call.
Free self parking available in public lot.
Buca di Beppo Honolulu is accessible via multiple Trolley/bus lines - Auahi Stop
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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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.
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From Buca's delicious, Italian cuisine to the fun and festive atmosphere, we know how to have a good time! Our dishes are served family-style, meant to be shared by everyone at the table. We can accommodate any event or budget, from business occasions to casual family affairs.
Buca di Beppo - Honolulu Ratings and Reviews
Nothing special. Food was just ok. Wai ...
Nothing special. Food was just ok. Waitress did not seem interested in helping, by her facial expressions she seemed irritated. Food took a long time to arrive and was lukewarm. Although we were celebrating a birthday she didn't offer any celebratory wishes or dessert. We did leave a pretty decent tip as we do understand she may have had an off day and its the holiday season for giving. But we probably will not return again.
Went there specifically for Thanksgiving ...
Went there specifically for Thanksgiving dinner...arrived before 2pm. I was asked upon check in if I received a text or call. I replied,"no." Hostess responded,"We are sorry but we ran out of our Thanksgiving meals." My family and I were disappointed. The Manager was kind and took care of our appetizers due to the situation. The waiter was lively and nice. This was the 1st time we had to arrange Thanksgiving outside of our home. Now we know...best we do Thanksgiving at home every year.
While the food was delicious, we were VE ...
While the food was delicious, we were VERY disappointed in the fact that we booked the reservation for the traditional thanksgiving dinner as we were traveling on the holiday. We were notified at our check-in that the thanksgiving dinner was already sold out and it was a bit unbelieveable because our reservation was at 4 p.m.!!!! Additionally, we ordered a side of mashed potatoes from the regular menu for one member of our party and it was never brought out. We had to track down another server who found another person to come tell us that they had run out of mashed potatoes all together. No offer of apology at all - very disappointing. It is a good thing the rest of the food was so good because the service was very poor!!!
My family and I made reservations for Th ...
My family and I made reservations for Thanksgiving because they had an awesome deal. However, they ran out of this special thirty minutes prior to our seating. The manager and waiter went up and beyond the call of duty to provide us not only with a sincere apology, but also a free large entree and pasta dish! We didn't expect that at all! I'm truly touched and impressed with their customer service!
Our sever was awesome, again. We had hi ...
Our sever was awesome, again. We had him a couple weeks prior. I forgot his name, but recognized him immediately. He is always smiling, friendly, and efficient. The food is always great, and the thanksgiving feast did not dissapoint!
This was a good experience for me to tak ...
This was a good experience for me to take advantage of the dining points and i an glad to eat at this place and i want to recommend using the app to make a reservation so that way it will be a good idea for people to check in and be seated so that way people don't have to wait
Good food as always. Just wish the wait ...
Good food as always. Just wish the waiter had advised us better on portions. When we ordered we asked him if that was enough or too much. He said enough with a little bit of leftovers however we had LOTS of leftovers. Instead of 4 large dishes we could have ordered 4 small. Wished he would have helped us right size our order.
We all had an awesome time, our server ...
We all had an awesome time, our server was excellent and funny and the food was fantastic down to the desert which we ordered The Colossal Brownie Sundae, OMG! I'd don't get to come as often but when I do I'm always satisfied with your wonderful service and fantastic food, thank you.
Very disappointed. Booked the table far ...
Very disappointed. Booked the table far in advance and specifically asked for the Popes Round table for my 62d birthday celebration with my whole extended family from all over the island. Instead we were put at a linear table in the middle of a loud great room. As a result no one in the family could visit with any other family members except the one seated next to them, due to room noise and table set up. Food excellent but the serving sequence was botched. No water refills, no bread until we asked, side dishes presented far in advance of entrees and different family members received their entree far in advance or far later than others, making those that received them first hesitant to eat while others had no food. I'm a long time patron and was terribly disappointed and unimpressed with the seating given the specific ask and the sketchy service. We won't use Buca do Beppo for any family gatherings in the future. Good food though.
I used to go to this restaurant quite of ...
I used to go to this restaurant quite often in the past, but had not gone for a while. I was disappointed with the quality and taste of the food, as was the other person in my party. We had a great salad, but the entrees were not very good at all. They were tasteless for the most part.
The Chicken Limon faired better than the Veal Saltimbocca. The veal was dry & looked gray, and the capers were the only flavor.
I love this restaurant. It’s grown to be ...
I love this restaurant. It’s grown to be one of my favorites while I’ve been here in Honolulu. I was a bit disappointed by my last visit though, which is disappointing to me because I’m always thoroughly pleased when I go to Buca. This time though: our table and seats were still dirty, our waitress had an extremely hard time keeping up as she said her other tables were on the other side of the restaurant, - we ended up getting most of what we asked for from random staff passing by, sometimes after I got up to go find someone - and our food had other food in it (like a few broccoli and fettuccini pastas - but our meal was not made with broccoli or fettuccine in it!) Silver lining: it really is a great restaurant. Maybe because it was packed to 200% that day with birthday parties they were not on their A-game? Honestly, that’s really the only thing I don’t like about Buca; the number of children's parties they host. Sometimes it’s so loud, and it can be annoying sitting next to 15 screaming kids. But I’ll still give them chances, because as I said, it’s a great place. I’ll be specific about seating request next time I make the reservation though.
Only no happy that we have reservation a ...
Only no happy that we have reservation at 6:45pm , and we got seat after 7pm. The host asked me if every one is here? I said yes. He said to me everyone is here, and he sounded like not believe me. When we entered to the dining room, there were a lot of empty tables. Why we can't get the table on time?
I used open table to make our reservatio ...
I used open table to make our reservations, its a good thing Buca called to confirm, they had us down for 230pm but my reservations which I have a copy for was 530pm, my time was corrected. We had a great time, when our Zita course came it was cold, we told our server and he brought another hot Zita to our table. Customer service is outstanding, we will go back there and also recommend Buca to Ohana and friends.
I've been going to Buca since they open ...
I've been going to Buca since they opened in Honolulu. Maybe today was a bad day? A different chef? Whatever the case, today's lunch was not good. Fettuccine Alfredo was clumpy and dry, as if sitting under the heating lamp. Kitchen "remade" it, looked like same clump with Alfredo sauce from jar. At least pretend well, and warm pasta if you're remaking it.
It was my first time going to Buca with ...
It was my first time going to Buca with less than 10 people and there was only three of us and we ordered a small appetizer, the waiter asked if we wanted an extra small portion and since we didn't want to waste food - we said yes - but we still had to pay the regular price! I thought it's a bit ridiculous since he never told us that we will be paying the same price no matter the portion, which was in the end - $16.99 for 6 pieces of mozzarella and tomato.
Then the food came, it was okay, service was also okay. Which is why it was just an "okay" restaurant overall.
The food was pretty good and we got grea ...
The food was pretty good and we got great service when it came to where we wanted to sit. When it came to our server, she seemed in a huge hurry the whole time so it was a little awkward, but other than that pretty good experience dining here!
The eggplant parmigiana was nice, fresh, ...
The eggplant parmigiana was nice, fresh, and hot. I really enjoyed it. Their marinara is very good. My partner enjoyed the nightly special, a wide-noodled shrimp pasta dish, which he enjoyed. For dessert, we had the cannoli. I enjoyed the cannoli, though my baker partner thought the cannoli shell could have been more crisp and the filling could have been smoother. Be advised though that the restaurant is fairly loud especially if you're next to a birthday party, which there will always be one as the restaurant has many large tables for larger groups.
Finally got a handle on the volume of fo ...
Finally got a handle on the volume of food in each small or large order--i.e., large volumes of food. Ordered just the right amount for our table of 4--3 dishes.
Spaghetti and meatballs were tasty and filling as usual and the veal with prosciutto was plentiful but a bit on the firm side. Finally the garden salad seemed so large but we managed to polish it off as well.
great place to dine after a movie!
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