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Buca di Beppo - CLOSED

197 Westbank Expy, Oakwood Center, Gretna, LA 70053-2459
+1 504-368-4395
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
1 Mar 2016
“Chain restaurant Italian food....”
30 Dec 2015
“A Surprising Italian Experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
197 Westbank Expy, Oakwood Center, Gretna, LA 70053-2459
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

...in a city (and suburbs) RICH with authentic cuisine of many tastes. This is one that's easy to take a pass on, and keep the dollars local. It's best feature, to me, is that it creates jobs. My dining $$ goes to Italian restaurants further...More

Thank WadeP65
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Dec. 30, 2015 at 5:30 PM my wife and I had out grand kids and children meet at this establishment for a large Italian meal which they are know for. Here food is served not just for one but in portion large enough to feed...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Came to New Orleans with my husband and after days of exploring the city. If ONLY WE HAD KNOWN to come straight here! We experienced different foods and different kinds of service, but nothing compares to MONIQUE, our waitress. She was so spot on with...More

Thank Masa_iztta
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Buca di Beppo is a great value for the cost. At first it appears pricey, however, in reality one entree is a family style and makes value sense. For a chain the quality of food and service is excellent! We love any opportunity to dine...More

Thank Serena M
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Buca Di Beppo is a national chain of family-style Italian meals and they have one location in the New Orleans area - on the Westbank in Gretna. While I was in the area I decided to try it out. Overall, the food is decent and...More

Thank 0504Traveller
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We always enjoy the food here as it's a different type of restaurant, unless you go for lunch. During lunch it like other restaurants that serve individual portions (large and good) to each person but then things change at dinner. During dinner you order either...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

We have family that lives in town and they suggested we go here because of the way this restaurant encourages and welcomes large family style eating. They are ready and willing to accommodate large parties. They gave us no trouble with splitting up checks either!...More

Thank laceyloumotherof2
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We first visited Buca in Naples, FL, and after having a positive experience were excited to have one open close to home. Nine of us celebrated my birthday here on a Friday night. We requested the pope room. From the service to the food to...More

Thank Jaynell D
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We were visiting New Orleans and staying at the la Quinta in gretna Louisiana and we happened upon this great Italian restaurant in the nearby mall. Had the best pizza I think I've ever had. Definitely a great surprise as we happened upon it after...More

Thank Corkie25
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

I am not that hard to please, and am usually motivated to write reviews only about places I like or love, but in the public interest, I had to warn others. First, I'd like to say that the service was exemplary. The food was the...More

Thank Gary C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Westbank Expy, Oakwood Center, Gretna, LA 70053-2459
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: +1 504-368-4395
  • 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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