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La Famiglia Ristorante

8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
+1 215-922-2803
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal chop” (17 reviews)
“branzino” (17 reviews)
“pasta” (27 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Authentic Italian experience! Beautiful restaurant and fabulous food. Settle in, relax and enjoy the courses of foods and spirits. Delizioso!

Thank RPeeden
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner starting with the freshest of salads and delicious bruschetta. Our main course was homemade fusilli pasta with mussels, clams, crabmeat and baby shrimp in a light tomato sauce and veal medallions served with artichokes and sun dried tomatoes in a...More

Thank Suzie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered the Triangoli di Granchio...delicious. The whole experience was wonderful...you need to see the wine cellar!

Thank skippypicket
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old style ambience, old style service, and old style dining. All a positive in my book. Wonderful food. Somewhat funky wine list, very extensive. Highly recommended.

Thank Gem1920
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ent to this restaurant in the early 80s and remember as just a wonderful meal.This time not so wonderful.The restaurant is on front street where there is a lot of construction.The restaurant is somewhat elegant,clean with an amazing wine cellar.We shared an appertizer of...More

Thank flyn318
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a place for the finest food and service in a small refined setting in Philadelphia. We have had the opportunity to dine here on may occasions and have never been disappointed, whether for just the two of us or entertaining. The Branzino is...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We held our wedding reception for 75 at La Famiglia in the upstairs Banquet Room and it was everything we hoped for. The food and staff were incredible and our guests raved about both. We loved the intimacy and character of the room and the...More

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 4 January 2018

What a wonderful restaurant. Old style service from a seasoned staff who really know what they are doing. This is fine dining but with a friendly family undertone. The food is perfectly prepared. Their Branzio is worth it. A fabulous wine cellar and prices to...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 29 November 2017

My wife and I were in town for a wedding, and on the trip in I told her about a fabulous Italian place where I had eaten on a quick business trip several years ago but unfortunately couldn't remember the name. Our first night in...More

Thank Jimmo10
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We started our as a group of six and ended up as 12. They handled this very well and didn't appear flustered by our change in numbers. Everyone enjoyed their food and the choices ran the gamut of the restaurant's offerings

Thank James S
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11 March 2017|
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Response from jennstar79 | Reviewed this property |
We wore nice jeans and sweaters. Dressy casual would be fine or dressy if you wish. No dress code noted.
7 July 2015|
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Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
Shouldn't be an issue, fairly easy and lots of parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
    (Market St .)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-2803
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