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il buco Ristorante

2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 2354
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (105 reviews)
“scallops” (34 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (29 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My first meal of a 2 week stay in Italy was here and I thought at the time it might be the best I would have-- I was correct! Excellent service and food and the pricing was very reasonable for a Micheline starred restaurant.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was good, but not great. Our server was good, but again not great. Thr prices were way to high for what you get. Your much better off going to one of the many lesser known restaurants off the side streets. Don't bother going...More

Thank Ida C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had wonderful service from all the staff at Il Buco - even inviting us to check out the kitchen at the end of our meal! We had somewhat bravely opted for the "I trust you" menu with 5 courses for €75 + €40 for...More

Thank Emma O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got the chef's menu with wine tasting and the experience was just great. We sat outside which was in a quiet alley. The service was great, professional, and friendly. This was one of the most enjoyable food experiences we had in our trip. Highly...More

Thank Ghassan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only in Sorrento for 3 nights, staying at the Bellevue Syrene and toyed with going to Dafonso or Relais Blu for dinner, but we had already seen many beautiful views so opted for a place we could walk. We went here our first...More

Thank Picky1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall we had a really nice time here, there were just one or two off notes, that at this price point you don't expect. We had the chefs 5 course tasting menu with the wine pairings. The linguine was delicious, and our favourite dish of...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top class with excellent Food and wine plus friendly impeccabe knowledgeable Staffs, Cosy comfortable dining room surrounding atmosphere. If you think 95Euro per person for the tasting menu is much for your budget. Then try to save few of your meals somewhere else and dine...More

Thank fatty2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for Sunday eve and all staff were lovely and very attentive. We just had a main course and sweet, and couldn't have managed anymore. We had fillet of beef and sea bass, both beautiful meals. We then had the lemon soufflé to share...More

Thank hmw194
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a booking for dinner some weeks before we flew to Italy trusting the Michelin Guide. Our experience was far in excess of our expectation. We selected the Trust Me menu together with the recommended wines for each course and the dishes were truly...More

1  Thank susanna136
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across this place, you walk down an old bricked wall path which has tables on one side and then through an arch way. this is the outside of the restaurant. just one course late at night was enough to decide this place was a...More

1  Thank Stuart M
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My husband is a very "plain" eater - no fish or seafood and very few vegetables. Is there anything he could eat here - for example, pastas without vegetables or fish? Steak?
3 April 2017|
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Response from IlBucoSorrento | Property representative |
Ciao! We actually love this kind of pressure test, so the answer is: Yes, we accept the challenge...
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Hello, Was the 8 course "Trust me" menu 150 Euro per person or for the both of you combined?
1 November 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
well its is a Michelin Restaurant,but that sounds about right, but someone at our table picked up the wine check which was near $1200 for 8 people.
Hi. Is Ristorante il Buco handicapped accessible?
18 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
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12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
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12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 878 2354
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