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Ristorante Il Buco

#32 of 3,038 Restaurants in Hamburg
Certificate of Excellence
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Zimmerpforte 5, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 247310
18:00 - 00:00
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Tue - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this place as sooned as they opened and were able to get a nice table outside on a warm Hamburg night . They have no menu but all the options were great. The waiter will read out the options available They also split mine and my boyfriends food perfectly in half so we could share. For desert we... More 

Thank Jennrangel06
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145 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have been there once before, but we just had to get back again. They do not have many things on their menu, but also this time the food was excellent, and the service was super. Try their homemade Tiramisu for dessert, and take a Nardini grappa with your coffe. Nardina is claimed to be Italy's oldest grappahouse!

Thank Erikdk
Orlando, Florida
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Three of us enjoyed a fantastic meal at IL BUCO. We spotted the restaurant on Trip Advisor and the ratings were excellent. It lived up to the ratings in our opinion. The staff was casual and very friendly. We walked in around 1745 and the waiter asked if we had a reservation, we did not. We were able to get... More 

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Houston, Texas
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This might never have been. We showed up, and were told they were full, and we needed a reservation. But 5 minutes later called again, and they took our name, for right away. All is forgiven. Limited vegetarian options, but very well done. A vegetarian antipasto plate, coupled with two different vegetarian raviolis (one with pear and gorgonzola -- way... More 

Thank David K
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a very good dinner at this very unique restaurant. There is no menu, the data dishes are presented by the waitor, no proces, but don not sorry. We had a very 3 dish dinner, very tasteful and some good wine and coffee for just eur 75!!!! Fantastic quality/price relationship. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Jesper W
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24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016

There is no menu, so you need to pay good attention, when the waiter list the menu for you. The menu ranging from appetizers to main courses and desserts. So i was basically stuck on the appetizers, and forgot all the other courses our waiter mentioned, but it went well, and the food was great.,

Thank thora193
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

4 /5 stars. Il buco is a super Italian restaurant. Small restaurant with very good food and wine. The service could be better. Waited to long to get out main course. Remember booking table. I made my reservation on Facebook. Quick respond. So Cool, no menu card. The waiter came to the table an told the menu. Good prices. My... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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105 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Down a few steps and through the strangest doorway leads you to a wonderfully warm dining experience. The waiter tells you what is on the menu - there is nothing written down anywhere - so you have to pay attention. This is hard, because sometimes your mind wanders thinking about wonderful tastes to come..... The main highlights of our evening... More 

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Huldenberg, Belgium
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

It's a little surprising not to have a menu but soon forgotten as the description from the waiter is clear and concise. The quality of ingredients could not be faulted, service was excellent, presentation and skill of the chef in producing well cooked food at a reasonable price makes this a great experience.

Thank JAWSBE01
Dartmouth, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Ate here twice this week and had two very fine meals at a reasonable price. It is a quiet place with not much atmosphere but the food and service are great. Recommended.

Thank Jeff B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zimmerpforte 5, 20099 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > St. Georg
  • Neighbourhood: St. Georg
  • Phone Number: +49 40 247310

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?