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Buca di Beppo

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Upper Northwest
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1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-5708 (Florida Avenue)
+1 202-232-8466
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Annapolis, Maryland
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere here is so warm & comfortable. The portions are so large you leave w/ grocery bags of left overs. Delicious! The lasagna was outstanding, however if you don't like tomatoes, DO NOT ORDER IT! My spouse & I will definitely be returning!

Thank Amazing321
Greenville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend wanted pasta so we decided to give it a try. When you walk in you'll find pictures and statues covering the walls. The atmosphere is great but the service is slow (and they hardly speak english) the food was good but not worth how much it costs.

Thank tatobug
Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Food was only OK and price was so so. Not good value really. The place was empty and the service was good.

Thank N_the_Traveler
Warrington, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Excellent restaurant with portions that are made for sharing. Superb choice of food and drinks. Friendly service and reasonable prices

Thank Neil D
Rio de Janeiro
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I´ve visited this restaurant for lunch, and it´s really good. We were a party of three and once they offer big portions, one salad and one pasta plate were more than enough. Everything was delicious, good service, nice atmosphere.

Thank Claudia R
Copenhagen, Denmark
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268 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stayed at the nearby Hilton and came for a late meal. They claim their pizzas are enough for 2, but we had to order extra pizzas. It is a funny place without windows but with a lot of Italian posters etc. Not cheap!

Thank Nordboen
Mays Landing, New Jersey
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I went in summer on a slow night...late dinner with a friend in town. We ordered and bread came quickly. The atmosphere is dark wood and homestyle table dressing, which is comfortable and cozy but slightly cave like. There's no pretense. Our food came on heavy service ware. I don't recall the specific entrees, but I tend to do shrimp... More 

Thank LAMooreFamily
Southern Ontario
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Quick service and decent Italian dishes. Great for families, Prices are fair and food was good. Good service also.

Thank TravellingSnowbirds
Elgin, Texas
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186 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

No one goes to Buca di Beppo for the food, which is the same throughout all their locations: bland, Americanized Italian comfort food. With that said, it's very popular. This location seems to go on forever, with lots of happy families and multiple parties. The service was stellar, the food was plentiful, and everyone was happy, unless they were expecting... More 

Thank HouMSW
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Really Big portions. Great italian restaurant and the staff was great too. They even gave us a little tour by the restaurant. Great for the whole family!!!

Thank Carlos M
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this review

We are happy to hear of the great time you had at Buca di Beppo. We look forward to celebrating with you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-5708
    (Florida Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Buca di Beppo is approximately a 10-minute walk from the Metro Dupont Cirlce stop, exit NQ.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-232-8466
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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