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15 James Street | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
+61 7 3252 7848
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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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 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I had such a pleasant experience at Bucci for our anniversary. The food was delicious and the staff were wonderful! We will be back.

Thank MischaYork
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So disappointed in pasta. Luke warm couldn't taste pesto overwhelmed by Parmesan. Nearly 30 aud and some friends thought it was entree. One friend waited for her meal.... served very late as order stuffed up. Dessert by comparison incredible!!!! Lovely wine. Kitchen full of staff...More

Thank Niki E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Bucci staff were happy to accommodate us over the phone and in person with changing booking times and number of guests - very grateful to have last minute guests included with Bucci's help. To ensure our dinner was completed ready for the next diners at...More

Thank JacJac1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a fine lunch on a cold winters day at Bucci. This is fine dining italian style. Will be back again! A perfect spot for romatic lunch/ dinner date and dessert to die for!

Thank 812CPL
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you 812 CPL for your lovely review. We are so happy you enjoyed your lunch, especially the dessert! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came as reccomendation from our friends. We had a beautiful evening with antipasto as entree, i had a beautiful truffle oil and mushroom spaghetti (special) and my partner has the pork main. We both thoroughly enjoyed our meals cooked to perfection and the service...More

Thank Abigail C
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Abigail C - great to read that you had such a beautiful evening at Bucci and you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves. Our team love to read reviews like yours so thank you for coming, and we're thrilled your friends recommended us! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered steak with kimchi which was very disappointing. Overpriced and wired taste for an Italian restaurant. We will never go back.More

Thank hirominBrisbane
Bucci_Owners, Owner at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello hirominBrisbane – thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are wondering when you dined with us as the dish you described hasn’t been on our menu for several months. Our apologies that we weren’t able to correct or replace this dish when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This would be my favourite Italian restaurant in Brisbane. The service is always friendly and professional. It is a great spot on the James street strip. Sometimes parking is an issue so you may have to factor this in when dining here. The food is...More

Thank marinawhiteman78
Bucci_Owners, Manager at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you marinawhitman78 for your lovely review after dining with us many times. We have passed it onto our hardworking Bucci team who were very happy to know you have been well looked after and happy with your meals after multiple visits. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let's start from the wine list. Poor selection combined with the highest prices I've seen so far: I recognized few bottles which I typically buy at the bottle shop for 15$ charged up to 70-80$... Entrees: Impepata di cozze: as the name said, this mussels...More

2  Thank Gildor1503
Bucci_Owners, Owner at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We were disappointed in your review Gildor1503. Our reply is as follows: ‘So - let’s start with the wine list’... Our wines are carefully chosen from winemakers whose products are not widely available so our customers have an interesting selection. Readers of Trip Advisor should...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bit disappointing. The entrees were good (bursts and cozze, and so was the bread we ordered with the entire to pickup the sauce from the cozza), but for the mains they should ignore being fancy and go back to basics. We had the fagottini...More

Thank Guido G
Bucci_Owners, Owner at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Please refer to our reply to Gildor1503.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Bucci and it is such a special Italian experience every time. We just cannot stay away. Meals are superb. Service is perfect and all staff very caring. Decor is lovely simple and stylish. We decided to treat ourselves again to lunch at Bucci...More

Thank 433cates
Bucci_Owners, Owner at Bucci, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello 433 Cates, we loved reading your wonderful compliments and to hear that you and your husband had two special dining experiences at Bucci. Thank you for being such enthusiastic customers who appreciate our food, service and atmosphere. Everyone involved was very proud to know...More

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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
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
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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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