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Il Buco

U 4 4 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 402 765 487
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 4 4 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite how insanely busy it was, we were accommodated as well as possible and served within a very reasonable time frame. Having been before we knew what to expect and were not disappointed! If you do nothing else in Byron ... eat pizza here. Top...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank atripaway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We asked the waitress to give us three minutes to make up our mind. Five minutes later we saw the waitress smoking out the front of the restaurant. We waited five more minutes, got fed up and went up to the cashier to put in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was packed! When I had a taste of my pizza, I understood why! Real authentic Neapolitan pizza. I took my pizza to go as there is very limited seating.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank karine456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant but none the less great food with very helpful and pleasant staff. Right in the centre of the town with the option of BYOB

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 877brianam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing bases, fresh local ingredients, uncomplicated service, BYO. Love everything about it, will return when next visiting town

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Freemansam54678
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

The most delicious pizzas we’ve had definitely in Australia but probably outside of Italy. The base is perfect, thin and crispy, with locally sourced toppings. We also had a pear/rocket/Parmesan salad to start which was really good! BYO alcohol. Busy and small but worth the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jenniferhelen92
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Really the best pizza ever! Setting is very casual and resturant is busy so expect to wait but it's absolutely worth it. Cannot wait to return 😀😀

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank G1R3S
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Thank's guys for the amazing pizza!!! We had an amazing vegetarian calzone and a 4 formaggi, one of the best pizza that I never had. Great service too. We will come back!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marco D
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

I come here regularly with my partner. We always walk away happy with the food we receive. If you want a traditional Italian style pizza then this is the place. The flavours of the pizzas and meat boards are amazing. The staff are always super...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank W3977PYnickl
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Best pizza in Byron - very authentic- fabulous fresh produce. Sweet service and fantastic service. Hardest thing here is to get a table! Highly recommended !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ceal0909
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 4 4 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 402 765 487
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Simple, honest, real food made with love - Authentic italian artisan pizza, delicious house made salads, authentic Italian gelato + Superb organic coffee Here at Il Buco we work really hard to source only the best ingredients. It is our philosophy to try & stay as local and as seasonal as possible with our produce. We want to support our local farmers & businesses. So our ham is from Bangalow Sweet Pork, our salumi is from the boys at Salumi, our fresh fruit & vegetables are mostly sourced from local farmers including Coopers Shoot Tomatoes & where we need to use imported produce we try to support local distributors to cut down on our fuel emissions! So please enjoy your food knowing that we have made every effort to source the best & most yummy local ingredients that are in season!
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