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29 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1LP, England
+44 1524 874970
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Pizza, Italian, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1LP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Very friendly owner and staff. Nicely laid with such a wide choice inside. Very nice vibe and the coffe, as you might expect, is really excellent. Also have events on even cinema and pizza evenings. The pizzas are supposed to be excellent and very authentic...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat waiting and waiting WE WERE UNAWARE you had to order and pay at counter before service commenced, for under whelming, bland meagre ingredients added to both dishes ordered. A can of tuna is inexpensive and more than a teaspoon of it drizzled on a...More

Thank gudun1
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Gudun1, We are really upset to receive this kind of review. There are signs on the wall and it is also writen on the menu to order and pay at the till. We are sorry you missed it. Regarding the experience with our food...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With such a lovely and warm atmosphere and very friendly staff, I highly recommend Buccelli's, especially over the chain that is situated opposite! It has become a favourite of ours, especially when we fancy a coffee and pastry whilst walking through the city centre. A...More

Thank hayleyjayc
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Grazie mille

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have sampled some of the great courses on a Saturday lunchtime (recommend the gorgonzola risotto) all of which have been excellent, finishing off with a great doppo-espresso. Also the best gorgonzola cheese to take away. Great service (they don't laugh if you try your elementary...More

Thank parocco
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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GraZie tanto! A presto Bruno

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

As mentioned before, Buccelli’s is across from an Italian chain restaurant but is a million miles away from mass produced food. It looks deceptively like just a place to get a sandwich but is a proper independent Italian restaurant. I went for dinner (only on...More

Thank Robert L
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Grazie Robert for your lovely review!

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

This little Deli/Bistro was just what we needed for our Saturday evening out. Dwarfed by its neighbour, a well known Italian restaurant chain, it was nearly empty, but provided a good atmosphere and great food for a reasonable price. We had the 3 course special,...More

1  Thank CindersTraveller
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you ! I hope the wedding went well Ciao Bruno

Reviewed July 14, 2018

Visited with friends, restaurant was very quiet for a Saturday eve but was still very atmospheric. The starter and main were very nice, and very much more authentic than your average high street Italian. Everything tasted very fresh and the wine was excellent. The only...More

Thank haroldLancaster
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Hi Harold, Thank you for your review Bruno

Reviewed July 9, 2018

I enjoyed a lunch here with visitors from overseas with their kids. The food was good, the staff were nice and it was somewhere I would happily return to.

Thank John H
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018
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Grazie John 😊

Reviewed June 19, 2018

not had chance to pop in here much, its a shame that the chain version (bella italia) is opposite and always full when in front of peoples noses is a independant that is truly authentic and offers real italian food. Excellent!

Thank johnsmLancaster
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review John. A presto! Bruno

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Went for the first time following a recommendation and have booked again for the end of June for another wonderful experience. Bruno and Roberta are excellent hosts and the food and drink are perfect. Can’t recommend enough Thankyou

Thank JewelsRey
Bruno B, Owner at Buccelli's, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Grazie Tanto ! See you gain soon. A presto

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 874970
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Buccelli's is run by Bruno who orginates from Rome. All the food, drink and surroundings are influenced by Bruno's Italian heritage and traditions. Buccelli's is a combination of Italian Caffe', Sandwich/Panini Bar, Pasta dishes, Frittata, Risotto and Delicatessen product to buy. It also is licensed to serve alcohol. Our products reflect the Italian and Mediteranian life style! Now open till 10pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday cooking traditional Roman cousine.
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