Minneapolis-based Southern Italian restaurant operator Buca has reported sales of US$60.9m for its Q2 ended 30 June 2002, up 40% from US$43.7m year on year. Buca also posted Q2 net income of US$2.8m (17 cents/share), up 15% compared to US$2.46m (15 cents /share) in the same period of the prior year. Weighted average fully diluted shares outstanding reached 17,067,934 for the Q2 compared to 16,962,276 for the Q2 2001.