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505 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-3402 (Indian Hill Blvd)
+1 909-399-3287
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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121 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were celebrating our son, grandson, and my birthdays. There were 10 of us. It is a fun place especially for families with kids. The food is okay, but not exceptional. Maybe I feel that way because I am Italian. The kids love the food, but mainly because they get plain pasta with butter and cheese only. The adults shared... More 

Thank MaryAnn M
Los Angeles
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food (seafood and fettuccine) was good. Ambience (physical and noise) was terrible. The restaurant is in desperate need of a face-lift. Feeling is old, dirty, and needing repair. The back of my booth rocked enough to put a baby to sleep. That would not happen, however, given the 4 or 5 waiters who clapped and shouted (I have no idea... More 

1 Thank CalifJ0e
Claremont, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great Italian cuisine,. good atmosphere, very knowledgeable and attentive staff. Pricing is reasonable.Full bar and beer, wine and soft drinks. A comfortable restaurant for lunch or dinner.

Thank Reydog
Los Angeles, California, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I went there several time for a large group event due to its location that is near my office. I am not too excited about the dated decorations. The food is just about average to say the least. Some dishes are actually cold, personally I like hot dishes hot.

Thank Ikan Y
San Clemente, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I hate to give a less than stellar review because we've always liked Buca Di Beppo but I have to rate it as average this time. We came in and waited just 15 minutes for seating in a corner room in the far back. The waitress was polite but it was incredibly obvious that they were terribly understaffed. As we... More 

Thank Travel_QueenY2K
Jefferson City, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This place serves family style portions of small and large. Food was excellent and they go all out with birthdays! While we were there they did 5 birthdays on a Monday night! Every person got a sign pointing to them as the birthday person and then the wait staff brought a big candle lit with a dessert and sang their... More 

Thank JT9397
Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This Italian restaurant is the best in town and I recommend the pizza and any of the dessert... the restaurant and staff are all wonderful. If it is your first time to visit this restaurant, you let them know and they will give you a quick tour of the place before they take you to your table. They have a... More 

Thank mgonez
Claremont, California
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Even though a lot of locals like this, I've been to Italy several times, and this ain't it. OK food, but not really Italian. Lots of tomato sauce, a bit too oily. Kids love it and so do my parents!

Thank hahuang2016
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo, responded to this review

I'm truly sorry to hear that our food was not up to par. We appreciate your taking the time to do this review as it will only help us improve ourselves and target our problem areas. If you're willing to let us make it up to you, please reply to my private message. More 

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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We chose Buca di Beppo because it was close to our hotel. The interior is very kitschy Italian and the menus had pictures, so some of my colleagues did not have high expectations. I actually liked the interior and the food was very good, especially the apple Gorgonzola salad and the spicy pizza. The service was attentive and I actually... More 

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

Ciao! I am so happy to hear you had a great time at Buca di Beppo! We pride ourselves in delivering great service, food, and overall fun dining atmosphere. Thank you for your positive review and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Wrightwood, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good food and lots of it!! Great for a large gathering of family or friends. Atmosphere is very nice.

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

We are glad you enjoyed your time at Buca di Beppo! Thanks for the feedback and we hope you visit us again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
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: 505 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-3402
    (Indian Hill Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit Bus - Foothill Blvd stop.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +1 909-399-3287
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?