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Buca di Beppo

44 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-2635
+1 518-459-2822
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“meatballs” (16 reviews)
“family style” (30 reviews)
“italian food” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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44 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-2635
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went there on mother's day and the place was crowded but well staffed. The drinks and bread were there pretty quick and gave the family some time to talk before we dove into our delicious food.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very loud environment. LOUD music playing in every area of the restaurant, including in the banquet room DURING the speeches and presentations!! The food is served family style so couples have way too much to take home. Prices reflect those copious amounts of food. Food...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right beside our hotel and had been in other restaurants of the chain so knew what to expect. As expected the restaurant was large consisting of small rooms which hold several tables which can be arranged to fit party size. There was just my wife...More

Thank ecm1946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently wonderful food and great service. We feel like we are on a mini vacation each time we eat here. First introduced by family in Columbus OH Buca. No problem if we order too much. I don't have to cook tomorrow!! Our waiter tonight, Jon,...More

Thank VTBuddy
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this review

We're so glad you had such a great time with us. We look forward to seeing you back soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buca is a great place for family style dining. They have a great Italian menu and family style is a great way to taste lots of different dishes and share flavors you want to explore when you can't decide just what to order. A small...More

Thank Noreen M
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this review

We're so glad you had such a great time with us. We look forward to seeing you back soon!

Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is a chain, but it does not feel like one. The food is family style, so it is cheaper than most restaurants. All the food I have tried is AMAZING, the staff is friendly, the atmosphere is inviting. And, the cake. That cake is...More

Thank hcnye
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant multiple times. One time our stuffed shells were cold. Last time two different wait staff tried to take our orders and were unaware of who the other person was trying to take our table from them. The mimosas are...More

Thank Lyndsay M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We sat in a booth and was waited on promptly. We ordered our meal starting with a delicious chopped antipasti and followed by chicken parm with a side of spaghetti. The food was good, a little pricey for 3 pieces of chicken. They charged $8.00...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My brother brought my mother and I here for lunch. The food was awesome! They serve family style, so a small serves 3 people with left overs to bring home. Of course if I could, I would've eaten it all myself, it was so very...More

Thank MooseHollowFarm
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Enough food to feed a hungry family like ours. There are always leftovers. There is something for everyone; no one leaves hungry or disappointed. The selections are so varied; lots of pasta dishes, but plenty for meat lovers as well. Prices seem high, but look...More

Thank gvanbaaren
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Is there a gluten-free menu, or just certain menu items?
22 November 2016|
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Response from bucalove | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a gluten free menu! visit our website to view menu - gluten free menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Wolf Rd, Colonie, NY 12205-2635
    (Central Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: CDTA Bus Stop on Wolf Road and Central.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Colonie
  • Phone Number: +1 518-459-2822
  • 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.