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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Buca di Beppo

2941 N. Clark St. (Wellington Ave.) Send to Phone
773-348-7673
Hefty, recognizable Italian dishes served family-style in an old-world setting.

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Lunch Sat.-Sun., Dinner nightly
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Buca di Beppo Restaurant Review

: The size of the portions--we're talking huge---is the real draw here. It's a place where the kitschy theme is Old Fashioned Italian Restaurant. Think red-checked tablecloths, dusty Chianti bottles and pics of Sinatra on the walls. One order of pasta will feed a family of six. But what quantity giveth, quality taketh away. It may be one short step above The Olive Garden, which is in the basement food-wise. But wait---the name translates to Joe's Basement, and that's where we figure the food is here, too. On top of that, the Italian clich├ęs are a bit much, as in pretty awful.
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