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Buca di Beppo

6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
+1 317-842-8666
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Initial poor presentation, dirty, unattractive and cluttered. Taken through kitchen to our seats. Good undercooked, mushy, terrible taste. Overly expensive for what tastes like fast food.

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had a family meal to celebrate the graduation of a nephew from college. There were 20 of us and we were seated quickly. Waitress took our drink orders and then brought out the salad. Greens were a little soft but the salad was tasty. The...More

Thank Sootsgd
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We had reservations for 16, but when we arrived were told we'd only have room for 12 and a booth diagonal from our table. That's not the way reservations work, if they couldn't accommodate 16 they should have said so. Moving on to the women's...More

Thank ErinH9584
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We ate at Buca tonight to take advantage of a $20 birthday promo. We enjoyed the meal. The pluses were the eggplant parmigiana and the Italian Creme Cake; the minuses were the raspberry ice tea, the vodka penne (too spicy) and the worn out cushions...More

Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I drive a school bus for my local school district and on Saturday found myself and our 80+ show choir group on the north side of Indy and hungry. We called a few places and asked if we could come and eat and everyone said...More

Thank MrBojangles06
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Buca di Beppo in Castleton Square is very good, particularly for a widely located "chain" restaurant. The food is fresh and quite good, creative extensive menu, good service. A bit higher priced with its location in the Castleton area; almost would expect this approach...More

1  Thank ralphwilhelm1
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

We are pleased to hear of this constructive response from your experience at Buca di Beppo. We are known to have very generous portions and make sure no one goes home hungry! We look forward to celebrating with you again soon!

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We eaten at 3-4 different Buca locations in Indiana, Minnesota and here mostly when our son was young. We've eaten at this location twice. The best part about any of them is the festive atmosphere which is generally great for kids or large groups. And...More

Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went there to celebrate several birthdays with family. Ages were great grandbaby, age two, to great grandfather age 73. Sat in the "Pope Room", there were 14 of us. Loren, our server was absolutely on top of it! She didn't miss a beat and handled...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We went to Buca for a friend's birthday party. My awesome wife has food allergies and Celiacs so I always call ahead to talk to the manager and kitchen manager to make sure she has options to eat. If they don't then I make sure...More

Thank Bryndon P
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My wife and I planed a nice evening out with out extended family. We were seated quickly. Our drink order was taken quickly and came timely. We gave our dinner order but that was about the last time we saw our waiter. We had to...More

Thank Eldergioe
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George M
Do you have gift certificates by mail?
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Response from keyboardqueen1022 | Reviewed this property |
I have gotten gift cards by e-mail and off the we site. haven't tried snail mail.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
    (Allisonville Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-842-8666
  • 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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