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Il Buco Ristorante

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

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beef carpaccio
shaved‎ blue rare beef tenderloin with mixed greens and parmigiano cheese
tomato goat cheese salad
fresh sliced tomato with lemon scented creamed goat’s cheese, extra virgin olive oil and balsamic…
roasted beet salad
roasted beets with mandarin oranges, blue cheese and toasted almonds on a bed of spring…
classic caesar salad
crisp romaine, herb croutons, bacon and parmigiano-reggiano tossed in our house made roasted garlic dressing.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service and food are amazing - had a lovely business dinner, sat at the window had a lovely view of the lake. Tables are nicely spaced so you can have a nice private conversation.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 933Sue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the food we ordered. 3 of us ordered different things and we liked all the dishes. You should try Penne ala vodka I think it is... Yummmm.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Prax_Toronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Il Buco has been our special events go to for several years & we have yet to be disappointed, the food is fabulous & the staff second to none. We all have hundreds of restaurants to choose from on any given day. Don't miss out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ARCH-CON
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classy upscale restaurant that make you feel like family. Lovely place to celebrate a special occasion..

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Nicolee M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there for lunch recently but have been there for dinner as well.They have a great selection of dishes. All of us enjoyed our meals. Service was quick and efficient. Wait staff was polite and friendly. Highly recommend this restaurant for lunch as well as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lgtd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a good selection on the menu. The staff is friendly. I love sitting on the patio in the warmer months.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank T7389HMkareng
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I invited a friend of mine to have lunch with me at one of Barrie‘s finest Italian restaurants. The reason I picked this one was because I’d heard it had a great view (from its second floor patio) of Lake Simcoe and the waterfront. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Woodleyz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great family dinner for my birthday celebration. Lovely meals - especially like the roasted garlic appetizer. Great and attentive service by Russell. Everyone from age 7 up enjoyed their meals. Thanks Il Buco!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 450Randy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful setting overlooking Kempenfelt Bay and the perfect ambience to sit back and enjoy a terrific Italian meal.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Pete D
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration and was surprised with a complimentary dessert! Food was excellent, house red wine was good and the price reasonable. Missing some small Italian details but overall good experience for Barrie. Looking forward to returning to try more menu items.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tiffiemonkee
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18 November 2018|
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Response from lgtd | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea.
28 July 2018|
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Response from jujaz | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry to say I'm not sure. We always take my 9 year old granddaughter but they have never once asked if we would like a children's menu for her. I can only assume that they would offer one if they had one. However... More
Shawn S
26 March 2017|
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Business casual
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