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La buca

Via Napo Torriani 28, 20124 Milan, Italy
+39 02 669 3774
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
23 Mar 2016
“Excellent set menu, great value.”
27 Dec 2015
“Nice enviroment and lot of choices of good food, ”
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Napo Torriani 28, 20124 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

We had a good meal here. It's quite old fashioned decor, and a lack of customers on a winter Wednesday evening meant there wasn't a great atmosphere, however the food was very good. One 3 course meal, a large glass of wine and .5 litre...More

1  Thank bramble40
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

This nice restaurant is situated near to station Centrale (about 4 minutes walk), opposite to Best Western Atlantic hotel and right behind The Ideal Hotel, although not easy to be noticed because located at the end of a small street. Environment is good and nice...More

2  Thank martysoo
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Nice restaurant with close to center station. The personnel are very friendly. You can eat all kinds of meal with a reasonable price. Although it is on the basement level, you will not feel it due to decoration and lightning. The lady serving is very...More

Thank EGE1905
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

As others have mentioned the managers special is great value. When we went they had 3 courses with a glass of wine for €18 and the food was really tasty. It was very quiet, but it had good air conditioning and unsurprisingly the service was...More

Thank dorsetfamily199
Reviewed 21 July 2015

A hidden restaurant, down in the basement on a street near Milano Centrale train station. Just have seen locals eating there. It hasn't been redecorated in years. Good Food!

Thank Kalo0924
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

This place was close to where I was staying and since it was raining, decided to try it out. It was a Monday night but not a soul stirring inside. The steak I ordered was so, so as were the grilled vegetables but the lemon...More

Thank Provash B
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Located downstairs from street level this beautiful restaurant has great style and lovely presentation. Pasta Carbonara starter was large enough for 2 to share and perfectly cooked. Sole was deboned and plated at the table, tasted so fresh with a light lemon sauce. Veal Piccata...More

Thank AFWB
Reviewed 12 May 2015

We visited on a Saturday night and found it virtually deserted: whether because it's in the basement I don't know. However, we had very good food, large portions and the service was great too, although given the lack of customers perhaps not surprising. The wine...More

Thank AJHManchester
Reviewed 20 November 2014 via mobile

Just 2 mins walk fron Milan Centrale station, Look out for best western hotel ,these ristorante is just opposite the hotel, its located in basement and you will have a homey italian feeling inside the restaurant . Warmly greeted by a mature lady that has...More

Thank TommyWilliam
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Got fed up walking in the rain looking for a restaurant and found this place by chance. The local area is not the nicest but we were hungry and wet! This restaurant is simple, unpretentious and cheap (by Milanese standards). My wifes' Penne was good,my...More

Thank Malim27
Nearby
Stazione Centrale
Central Station represents a bridge towards the
future. Impressive skyscrapers and new age buildings
stretch the skyline with the majestic Unicredit Tower
cutting through. Surrounding it are large towers that
define Piazza Gae Aulenti, where the fountain and the
Monumento Trombe leave one breathless. A famous
building of the district is the Vertical Forest, where
the innovative materials and trees planted on the
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Napo Torriani 28, 20124 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Stazione Centrale
  • Neighbourhood: Stazione Centrale
  • Phone Number: +39 02 669 3774
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