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Il Buco Ristorante

€€ - €€€Italian, Mediterranean,
31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
+1 705-735-9595
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited with colleagues & customers over lunchtime. We all ate from the $15:95, 3 course lunch menu.....absolutely superb value, great service & a lovely location/view. Top notch

Thank Lammytrev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish I'd asked the name of our server because he was outstanding. Efficient service and very friendly. The food was great too! I had the Portobello mushroom stuffed ravioli in a rose sauce. My companion had the beef carpaccio and the pork entree. We...More

1  Thank Diane A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stumbled across this restaurant today while shopping on Dunlop St., downtowns main drag close to Lake Simcoe. The entrance appeared small and I expected a pretty tiny place. Was I wrong. After walking up a couple of small flights of stairs,...More

Thank 1961MoutonRothschild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day to sit on patio and enjoy the view. As always the food is delucious and excellent service. I arrived early for lunch and their were plenty of open tables, a chatty group of three sat themselves directly beside me.

Thank Lois E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Parking was a small chore but worth it. Awesome patio view of the harbour, had the beef carpacio and veal with tomato sauce. Very delicious. ..! Very nice restaurant. ...

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Food, Very Tasty, Wonderful choice of Wines, Great Friendly Service with an excellent view of the Barrie Waterfront overlooking the Bay.

Thank 298wilfredf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The true sign of authentic Italian cuisine is no Italian cuisine. Because Italy has wonderful regional cuisines. We had a fantastic Italian waiter who knew how to present this and a chef from Rome who knew how to do Caprese salad from Capri (with the...More

Thank wayne300944
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm seriously shocked to see so many positive reviews here. Relying on these reviews I arranged a business meeting here and every single person was truly unhappy with the quality AND quantity of the food served as well as the service. The prices are outrageous...More

3  Thank prude2020
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food amazing service. Just all around amazing experience. Italian food ia on point every time i order

Thank brobro89
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

One of my fav places to go when I visit my parents! A fresh and diverse menu- everything is so flavourful and well executed and they have always been super accommodating with my food allergies (dairy and eggs). Always stellar service and great wine selection!...More

Thank Em B
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Questions & Answers
Shawn S
26 March 2017|
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Response from hmswarspite2017 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual
26 June 2016|
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Response from Il Buco R | Property representative |
Hi everyone. Yes we have gluten free pasta. Occasionally we run out. It is best to call and make a reservation, and mention that you have a gluten intollerance or celiac to ensure that we can accomodate accordingly... More
16 December 2015|
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Response from Il Buco R | Property representative |
Thanks to everyone for helping answer this question. Yes, there is lots of parking in the municipal lot across the street on the lakeside. We also have an entrance on that side so you don't have to walk all the way around... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Dunlop St E | #101, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 705-735-9595
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