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Buca di Beppo

604 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-3024
+1 847-808-9898
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
604 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-3024
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch on a Wednesday at noon and the place was pretty much empty. Didn't know why initially. After I ordered I figured it out. They charged $12.99 for a tiny chicken masala portion on a huge plate! Then $7.99 for a tiny...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My niece and I wanted to try something different. We were seated and were the only patrons in the restaurant. 15 minutes later, a waitress came around the corner and jumped out of her skin because she wasn't advised we were here. The food is...More

Thank Chantel V
Reviewed 22 May 2017

...ordered 'to go'... - couldn't eat, - veal was not chew-able and mashed potato was soaked in butter. I called and manager gives me the credit. Today we order again, - and they give me half portion... is it because of the credit?..

1  Thank zlilka614
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My date and I were looking forward to an Italian meal in Indianapolis... we thought we'd try Buca. We were seated immediately and treated with courtesy. We loved the ambiance, atmosphere and music. We were excited. Anyway...we learned that we had to order family style....More

1  Thank Sherry B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have been here before, but it has been a few years. I was hoping that it would be a good Italian experience. I didn't remember about the 'family style' in which each portion would serve 2 to 3 people. It is not possible to...More

Thank RJK_Chicago
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Went for my wife's Birthday, just 3 of us. She wanted to go for the Linguine with Clams. Our server, Damon, was fantastic. very attentive and friendly without being overbearing. We will ask for him next time we go. Food was great. The $20 off...More

1  Thank JimScanlan
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My first visit to Buca, and I was impressed. The interior is very warm and inviting, with a variety of historical Italian photos all over the walls. I always have a concern when visiting a "chain" Italian restaurant that the recipes will not be authentic...More

Thank roandbill
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I used to go to this Buca di Beppo a lot, dine in and carry out. However, food and service is just getting worst. Yesterday was the last time for me at this Buca di Beppo. I ordered lunch for carry out but when I...More

1  Thank Voyage_GalD
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

We are sorry to hear about your recent experience. We pride ourselves in delivering great service and quality food so reading this review is very shocking. We would like and try to make things right. If you could please reply to my private message we...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Four of us ate here. We had the bruschetta appetizer which came with lots of toasted bread and a lot of toppings. The main courses were all very good and left us feeling full. Our wait staff member was very attentive and pleasant. The only...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We had a reservation for a group of 28. 6 no-shows due to snow storm, so we had 22 show. Buca had a small room set up for us. Service was very attentive. Food was really good, but way too much. No complaint there as...More

Thank JimScanlan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-3024
    (N Wolf Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 847-808-9898
  • E-mail
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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