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il buco Sorrento

2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 2354
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (121 reviews)
“scallops” (38 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (31 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Of our three weeks in Italy, we had the most amazing meal here. A perfect setting, beautiful settings and a wonderful friendly wait staff. Nothing we had here was a disappointment. No wonder the chef has a Michelin Star, well deserved!

Thank Charles s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just two nights in Sorrento in our whirlwind November weekend away. The day and a half preceding this meal was intense, a mis-booked hotel in Naples that led us to landing in Sorrento, a landslide that took out the motorway between Naples and...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well picked by my wife taking me away for a treat. Whilst we both love fine dining we don’t consider ourselves foodies just experienced. So, Il Buco is a smallish intimate Michelin star restaurant serving creative designer styled dishes beautifully cooked and presented. The service...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small and intimate restaurant. Very friendly and personal service with the owner/chef making a menu specifically for us. The food was great and warranted it’s Michelin star, although one of the courses was a bit mis-matched flavour wise perhaps. However, over all we had a...More

Thank bixybee23
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's location is unique. The outside tables are on part of pedestrian alleyway. It had the feel of an old cellar. The restaurant also had some more tables inside but we were seated outside. We started with a glass of Spumante and decided to go...More

Thank loudini56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First the good . We went here when looking for a cosy place to eat, and this restaurant is set in a beautiful location, quaint little touches everywhere add to the ambience. Service extremely over the top but very good, waiters polite and extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank DivaGoldCoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are here the night before our wedding as a special treat - and chose the trust the chef 5 course meal with wines. We have eaten in Michelin starred restaurants around the world in Barcelona, London and France and each style of cooking is...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Truly worthy of its Michelin star, the meal was pretty faultless from start to finish. We opted for the land and territory & trust us tasting menus as prior reviews had explained most courses on the trust menu were fish (not my favourite but a...More

Thank Volare33uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal at Il Buco. This restaurant was highly recommended by Rick Steves who owns a travel company and reviews hotels and restaurants. We could not have been happier with quality and service of our meal. We are outside under the stars...More

Thank tire404242015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited to eat here-our first restaurant with a Michelin star. Well I have to say that we were disappointed.while the presentation was lovely, the flavor of the food was ok but not great. Very nice service, but food quality was hit and...More

Thank velar00
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Courtney W
13 September 2017|
Response from Hakj73 | Reviewed this property |
We booked a table in advance and I think it's a good idea to do so. I'm not sure if you can ask specifically for a table outside but it's worth a try, it was very romantic and beautiful there.
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Rashel G
17 June 2017|
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Response from gosmart07 | Reviewed this property |
Not really, unless they are 12-13 years **
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2a Rampa Marina Piccola, 5 | Piazza S.Antonino, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 878 2354
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