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Il Buco

Westgate Arcade Westgate | 11 Westgate, Otley LS21 3AT, England
+44 1943 468586
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (25 reviews)
“black olives” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Westgate Arcade Westgate | 11 Westgate, Otley LS21 3AT, England
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Il Buco on a Saturday evening. Pleasant welcome which was kept up for all of our visit. Excellent food, well cooked, with a good choice. Pleasant cosy srroundings, recommended. Also very good value!!

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Starting with the perfectly cooked calamari frito, we enjoyed a wonderful Italian menu. The veal was so fresh and came in a well seasoned, cream sauce. The sea bass steamed with black olives was beautifully cooked and ideal to compliment the calamari diavolo starter. My...More

Thank DebbieMel
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Visited this restaurant a few evenings ago and was extremely disappointed with how long the meal took to arrive, especially as they weren't even busy. After ordering, we waited for half an hour and were then told the food would be another ten minutes. In...More

1  Thank Relaxed33
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We came to Il Buco for my husband's birthday as a party of 11. Fantastic food, superb service, literally could not fault anything at all. The food was exquisite and beautifully presented and we are a very fussy lot! Service was efficient and the waiter...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Visited for a family dinner. Service was impacted by staffing issues. Owner attempted to do all tasks while the other staff tried to deliver food clear tables etc. Hence was slow at times. Food: starters were good. Main courses: pasta and liver dishes were good....More

1  Thank steve272014
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Just been in for quick bite to eat. Didnt look much from outside, downstairs in a small arcade. However once inside staff were very friendly and food lovely - home made hake fishcake, spaghetti bolognese and prawn risotto. House red and rose both tasty. Reasonably...More

1  Thank Holiday2010Leeds
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic menu and service I would highly recommend a visit here but book first to avoid disappointment. Family run authentic Italian restaurant offering a wide and varied menu. Warm service and we'll cooked food. Been here many times and never disappointed. Early bird, Al la...More

1  Thank Ian N
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Found this restaurant by chance as parked in public car park next to it looking for somewhere to eat en route from Knaresborough back to Leeds. Slightly claustrophobic feel about it being below ground with no windows. Air conditioning a bit fierce so felt cold...More

1  Thank chickletStaffs
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Popped out for a mid week meal and thought we would try Il Buco given the good reviews, lovely evening in a nice calm relaxed atmosphere with very attentive staff and lovely food, a very nice little hidden gem.

Thank 6,732
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

What a superb secret little place this is, hidden away in the corner of a courtyard, down some stairs into a basement room. It will take some finding but well worth the search, the food is tasty, hot and well presented, the staff were spot...More

Thank Eric S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 58
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westgate Arcade Westgate | 11 Westgate, Otley LS21 3AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Otley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 468586
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