A solid Italian American franchise that feels homey and serves food family style. There's several locations, but I went to the one right behind North Park Shopping Center with two high school friends. It's in a small complex that's shared with Panera and a bank, so there's a small private lot available. Seems to be an abundance of parking and seating available, so I wouldn't worry about that - but if you are worried about crazy weekends or holidays, then I definitely recommend making a reservation. They serve complimentary bread with balsamic vinegar, oil, and a little bit of salt and pepper. Their bread is soft and fluffy inside with a nice crunchy/chewy exterior. Between the three of us, we split the penne alla vodka and quattro al forno. Their pasta is nicely cooked - still maintains some of the chew and captures all the sauce nicely. The penne alla vodka was nice and creamy with a slight hint of acidity and tanginess from the garlic and tomatoes to add a bit of balance. The Quattro al forno that we got was a compilation of different stuffed pastas - my personal favorite was the stuffed pasta shell. The interior was smooth and savory because of the ricotta and the italian sausage - offset by the bright marinara sauce. Overall, I wouldn't say it's my favorite Italian joint or something that blows me out of the water, BUT it is a solid Italian American chain that is great for large groups and who want a fun dining experience at a decent price.
December 2018 by David K.
Great food, but terrible service. Whenever we go there a waiter won't come to us we have to find one and ask them if they will take our order.
December 2018 by Rob T.
Sara in Takeout is wonderful!!! Christmas Day is beyond crazy at Buca di Beppo. The takeout line was 1.5 hours backed up and Sara was handling every customer like a champ. 5 star customer service
December 2018 by Marcella L.
I didn't wanna give any star at all. Horrible management. We called them to make reservation before Christmas. We got a reservation for tmw night. When we went there, they said that they didn't have my reservations. I know they would be busy but at least don't take my reservation so I don't have to waste my time, energy to drive there and deal with my hungry kids. We don't wanna come here ever.
December 2018 by Sophia G.
My teenagers favorite. The food is great, and they don't mind the lacking service. The bread has changed to being freshly baked, to microwaved, definitely NOT plus!