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Buona Sera Ristorante

) #1 of 31 Restaurants in Champlin ££ - £££ Italian
11949 W River Rd, Champlin, MN 55316-2530
+1 763-421-1814
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (5 reviews)
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££ - £££
11949 W River Rd, Champlin, MN 55316-2530
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint little restaurant with pretty darn good Italian food. Fairly small facility with inadequate parking. Our server was fun, but he must have been a used car salesman during the day. Seriously he did make good recommendations for our meal and we enjoyed both the...More

Thank Cy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting some friends that lived near this restaurant, so we thought we would try it. We were pleasantly surprised. It is the type of place that we love to visit. It was small and intimate. The menu was quite extensive, plus they had...More

Thank DickBobG
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This is by far our favorite Italian restaurant. We have been going here ever since they opened years ago. It's quaint inside & makes you feel like your in Italy eating. We have never had anything that tastes bad. If you like tilapia they have...More

Thank Carla G
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We made last-minute plans and a dinner reservation here over New Year's Eve. The food was overly salted, and while the manager was friendly, it was a little concerning that the restaurant was nearly empty on New Year's Eve. We live right up the road...More

Thank Nicole J
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Buona Sera really does it right! Small and quaint it's a great low key environment for a great dining experience. We had 3 couples and everyone raved about the food, the service, and the entire evening. They have great pasta, Italian that it very authentic,...More

Thank eespeck
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Raffaele has presented us with an Italian masterpiece here in Champlin. The food is always amazing and the atmosphere is old-world and cozy, like a family restaurant by the Mediterranean. The penne arrabbiata is spicy and better then any I had in Italy. We are...More

Thank ScottandShelly
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Buona Sera, right in my own backyard has the same authentic taste I experienced in Italy at a price I don't have to pack a suitcase for. The atmosphere is intimate and calming, the building is beautiful and the decor is lovely. They have a...More

Thank Breighz
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

First time here and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Excellent service. Great food. Had veal saltimbocca. Excellent.

Thank LPom
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect small quaint Italian restaurant! Highly recommend. Good food,wine ambiance. Nice wait staff.we actually used a groupon but will for sure go back again!

Thank christinele2016
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This restaurant is always busy. Reservations recommended. The food is good, portions small, prices rather high. Good Ambiance.

Thank Kathryn G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11949 W River Rd, Champlin, MN 55316-2530
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Champlin
  • Phone Number: +1 763-421-1814
  • E-mail
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