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ER2 Sep 2, 2011 09:41 AM

Off to Buca for the first time tomorrow night. Any suggestions about what to try? Thanks!

604 King St. West, Toronto, ON M5V 1M6, CA

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    dubchild RE: ER2 Sep 2, 2011 10:12 AM

    lamb brains, lamb skewers, and beef heart salad.

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      wherejessate RE: ER2 Sep 2, 2011 10:13 AM

      My favourites are the eggplant parm (a starter) and the bigoli pasta (with a duck ragu).

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        childofthestorm RE: ER2 Sep 2, 2011 10:34 AM

        Definitely share a pizza (more of a cracker-y flatbread) as part of your starters. They make this one with like a melty pork spread on it which is like the essence of pig. Very good.

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          glickjor RE: childofthestorm Sep 2, 2011 11:26 AM

          Pigs Ears and pizzas!!!

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            JennaBean RE: glickjor Sep 2, 2011 12:01 PM

            Second this! My fav pizza is the mushroom one!!! YUM!

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            icey RE: childofthestorm Sep 2, 2011 01:33 PM

            LOVE that pizza with the pork spread but it is sooo heavy. I think it's called Ciccarilli? I've also enjoyed their charcuterie platter and nodini.
            I've also had their octopus and clams with fregola, which was very good, but wasn't a standout for me.

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            hungryabbey RE: ER2 Sep 2, 2011 02:58 PM

            I loved their take on carbonara.

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              table4onthefly RE: ER2 Sep 2, 2011 09:02 PM

              Get the cervello. Lots of cervello. One of the single best plates of food I've ever eaten.

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