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15 James Street | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
+61 7 3252 7848
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab linguine” (20 reviews)
“wild boar” (9 reviews)
“arancini” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 James Street | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Impeccable service from all of the staff from beginning to end. Respectful and professional. Drinks and food of the highest quality with reasonable pricing.

Thank AlexClarke-Poli
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was nice. The prices were expensive. For the prices and the fact that waiters hovered incessantly, I was very surprised when three mains were brought out and the fourth didn't come out till 5-6 minutes later - very poor kitchen service. The noise...More

Thank lifones
Reviewed 1 week ago

I must admit I am a local at Bucci and enjoy it every time. I can never get enough of their crab linguine. The staff is always very friendly and the atmosphere is great. Not to mention the location in the best shopping street of...More

Thank Beate P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to spend our Sundays in Brissy , walking through the sunshine on James Street we ended up having a lunch in Bucci...best idea we've had that day! There was no many people experiencing italian food , just few tables probably because of the...More

Thank emmacolby77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch with my son. The service was friendly and competant and the food was glorious. Casually elegant and very clean.

Thank debram4510
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are never disappointed when we come to Bucci! Tonight we came to celebrate a birthday - the food was wonderful as was the service. The pork rib was amazing as was the gnocchi and the tagliolini vongole. Thank-you to all of the wonderful staff...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bucci is outstanding. The food is delicious and service exceptional. We had our function in the private dining room and it was perfect for our group. Everyone enjoyed the banquet Bucci suggested. Crab linguine must be experienced. My guests also enjoyed the superb fried chicken...More

Thank Allison S
Bucci_Owners, Owner at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We were very happy to hear that you had a wonderful time in our private dining room Alison S. It’s a great place to celebrate with your colleagues and we are thrilled that you all enjoyed your meals and service. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked direct on the phone (they don't accept same day bookings online beyond 11am on open table etc, don't be put off). Very buzzy ( if not a bit LOUD due to a big party with no volume control) on a Tuesday night off season....More

Thank Beth B
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Beth B - we are so pleased you discovered Bucci on your trip from the UK and are happy to hear that you had a great night. Enjoy the rest of your travels around Australia!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Terrific atmosphere with a nice Italian vibe. Diners are not crowded, the waiters are very helpful, providing a wonderful dining experience. The wine list is great and the quality of the meals is to die for.

Thank paul s
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Paul S, we are so happy you enjoyed your night at Bucci and so was the Bucci team! We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant gave us a nice selection of authentic Italian food and good service. The timing and attention we got was perfect. The good was delicious and some nice choices. I have to say it was good but for the price I was not quite...More

Thank Janine C
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Janine - we are pleased that your overall experience was a good one. Thank you for your comments on our entree prices & size which we have noted and are discussing with our team. We do source the best products; the mozzarella we use...More

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23 February 2016|
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Response from Bucci_Owners | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for thinking of us for your party at Scrumptious Reads, we would be delighted to cater for your event. We have menus and event info that we would love to share, could you please let us know your email address... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 James Street | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3252 7848
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