We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant

6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
+1 317-842-8666
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (15 reviews)
“veal” (4 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (124)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

21 - 30 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We had reservations for 16, but when we arrived were told we'd only have room for 12 and a booth diagonal from our table. That's not the way reservations work, if they couldn't accommodate 16 they should have said so. Moving on to the women's...More

Thank ErinH9584
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We ate at Buca tonight to take advantage of a $20 birthday promo. We enjoyed the meal. The pluses were the eggplant parmigiana and the Italian Creme Cake; the minuses were the raspberry ice tea, the vodka penne (too spicy) and the worn out cushions...More

1  Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I drive a school bus for my local school district and on Saturday found myself and our 80+ show choir group on the north side of Indy and hungry. We called a few places and asked if we could come and eat and everyone said...More

Thank MrBojangles06
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Buca di Beppo in Castleton Square is very good, particularly for a widely located "chain" restaurant. The food is fresh and quite good, creative extensive menu, good service. A bit higher priced with its location in the Castleton area; almost would expect this approach...More

1  Thank Smitty09876
bucalove, Guest Relations Manager at Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

We are pleased to hear of this constructive response from your experience at Buca di Beppo. We are known to have very generous portions and make sure no one goes home hungry! We look forward to celebrating with you again soon!

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We eaten at 3-4 different Buca locations in Indiana, Minnesota and here mostly when our son was young. We've eaten at this location twice. The best part about any of them is the festive atmosphere which is generally great for kids or large groups. And...More

Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went there to celebrate several birthdays with family. Ages were great grandbaby, age two, to great grandfather age 73. Sat in the "Pope Room", there were 14 of us. Loren, our server was absolutely on top of it! She didn't miss a beat and handled...More

Thank richard3133
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We went to Buca for a friend's birthday party. My awesome wife has food allergies and Celiacs so I always call ahead to talk to the manager and kitchen manager to make sure she has options to eat. If they don't then I make sure...More

Thank Bryndon P
Reviewed 4 December 2016

My wife and I planed a nice evening out with out extended family. We were seated quickly. Our drink order was taken quickly and came timely. We gave our dinner order but that was about the last time we saw our waiter. We had to...More

Thank Eldergioe
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had heard about Buca from other folks but had never eaten there. We took the opportunity while in Iandianopolis. That very well be my first and last visit. The food was run of the mill. Certainly not memorable.

Thank Linda M L
Reviewed 24 November 2016

ordered the "small feast", which is thanksgiving dinner for three people. Had good portion of turkey, not enough mashed potatoes, had cranberry dressing, stuffing, and green beans. Dessert was pumpkin pie. Had ordered the calamari as an appetizer, had one draft beer, and kids had...More

Thank madmax1965
Nearby HotelsSee all 187 hotels in Indianapolis
Days Inn by Wyndham Indianapolis Off I-69
229 reviews
.94 km away
Courtyard by Marriott Indianapolis Castleton
123 reviews
1.04 km away
Quality Inn of Indy Castleton
152 reviews
1.38 km away
Motel 6 Indianapolis North East
37 reviews
1.41 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Melting Pot
153 reviews
.76 km away
Bravo Kitchen Italiana
124 reviews
.44 km away
Gregory's Russian Restaurant
32 reviews
.64 km away
Olive Garden
71 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chateau De Pique Winery
7 reviews
1.30 km away
BlueWall Virtual Reality
12 reviews
.81 km away
Castleton Square Mall
31 reviews
.68 km away
Penzeys Spices
7 reviews
1.45 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
George M
27 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from keyboardqueen1022 | Reviewed this property |
I have gotten gift cards by e-mail and off the we site. haven't tried snail mail.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6045 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250-3506
    (Allisonville Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-842-8666
  • E-mail
South of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Airport, near Castleton Square Mall, Indianapolis, IN residents head to their 86th Street Buca di Beppo when they crave their favorite Italian entrees. Served family style, our heaping helpings can handle any appetite. Come see why our guests always feel like they’re part of the family. From the moment you walk in our doors, we make you feel warm and welcome. Our talented chefs skillfully prepare each authentic Italian dish, while our attentive staff tends to all of your dining needs. Your Indianapolis Buca is perfect for any occasion. Join us when you want to enjoy a weeknight dinner with your family, a romantic dinner for two, or want a host a big birthday bash. Have an upcoming special occasion or event? Reserve one of our semi-private dining rooms or let us supply catering for the event. But why wait for a special occasion? There’s no time like the present. Join us for lunch or dinner today!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing