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La Bucca Ashbourne

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Frederick Street, Ashbourne 01, Ireland
+353 1 835 7763
Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was visiting from Los Angeles and our relatives recommended the restaurant. Being used to excellent restaurants in LA. I was not expecting much however we had an amazing night. The food was first rate with superb specials that were simple some of the best I have had. The staff were very friendly and knowledgable about the wine parings for... More 

Thank jamautomatic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us had dinner last wednesday night. We choose from the fixed price menu. Calamari,black pudding and arancini to start, follwed by steak sandwich, fish and chips and peri burger. We finished with a lemon tart, sticky toffee and brownies. It was really delicious from start to finish and such great value. Very good service from our waitress as... More 

1 Thank Neagomir A
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was lovely, came out quickly, desserts were lovely, brownies and chicken wings were especially good, service was good too

Thank Michael C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to La Bucca last night for my daughters 14th birthday. We had been there previously and the food was always great. This time it was really disappointing. My husbands starter did arrive until after we had finished ours. The waitress in fairness did apologise and we were not charged for them. He had only finished his starter when our... More 

Thank mdbDublin
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried the new Fixed Price Menu last night. €13.95 for 2 courses €17.95 for 3 courses. Great food, great service, great value!

Thank Baron1995
Dublin, Ireland
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard about La Bucca after the hype around their chicken wings . If you win awards for the most over fried ( at least double fried ) chicken wings then La Bucca certainly is the place . Only my wife intervening I would not have paid for them. Would not recommend this eatery to friends and we will... More 

Thank smullin
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159 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I use this restauraunt a lot and i avail of the tenner fest deal, order before 7pm most evenings. Great food overall and good value. Staff and service don't dissapoint at all.

1 Thank mickptre
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and everything is spotless. The staff are so friendly and are excellent at their job. Great variety on the menu, the flat breads, chilli chicken skewers and pastas are my favourite. Nice variety of wines and beers. Russell and his staff make your visit very enjoyable.

1 Thank Sue B
Ashbourne, Meath, Ireland
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

family of 6. little one got colours and pages to entertain her. staff were great and catered well with the fussy teenagers. no salad. no sauce etc :-). no such problems with the wife and myself every one cleaned the plates so good result. well worth 5 stars. no faults to be found. food, service and atmosphere all perfect. we... More 

1 Thank Chris M
Dunshaughlin, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at La Bucca in Ratoath and Dunboyne several times and always looked after well and great food. I ate in Ashbourne one Sunday afternoon and sorry to say it was very poor. My tuna, although stressing not to over cook it, was like rubber and dry. I tried to get the attention of my server but she was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 42
Italian, Pizza, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frederick Street, Ashbourne 01, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +353 1 835 7763
A little bit of Italy in County Meath! La Bucca was opened in 2004, by Russell in Ashbourne to provide family friendly dining to the fastest expanding town in County Meath. Customer demand led to the opening of La Bucca Ratoath in 2007 and La Bucca Dunboyne in 2010 we would be delighted to welcome you to any of our venues to try one of our tantalizing dishes and a glass of wine.Keep an eye out for our daily changing specials, which have a leaning towards seafood but has something to suit every palate. Please remember at peak times booking is essential – especially at weekends. Look forward to welcoming you soon.

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