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La Famiglia Ristorante

8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
+1 215-922-2803
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“veal chop” (15 reviews)
“branzino” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (23 reviews)
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

My family and I went to La Famiglia on 7/5/17 for my husband's birthday. We did the Nostalgia menu. There were many items to choose from. The portion sizes for the Nostalgia menu were very nice. Everything that we had was delicious!! I definitely will...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went for dinner with some good friends and the dinner was great as always. The service was something that you only experience in a great restaurant. This is a Real Italian Restaurant and not just a make Believe one. The room has a great sound...More

Thank bruno m
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Food was really good. Salmon with capers and brandy cream sauce was delicate and a nice generous portion. Gnocchi was excellent and substituted red sauce for cream sauce. Stuffed sliced chicken was interesting and tasty. Veal dishes were really good. Loved the bruschetta that was...More

Thank NancyGail
Reviewed 6 July 2017

At the suggestion of the concierge, we ate at La Famiglia our first night in Philadelphia. We were tourists in town for the the 4th of July, and our dining experience at La Famiglia was great from beginning to end. I had the homemade pasta...More

Thank Rudy M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

You can tell that this place attracts a lot of regular customers. The owner mingled and made sure to stop and recognize these diners. The food was very good from the appetizers to the entrees. A plus here is that most of the entrees can...More

Thank Gene F
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 10 we needed to find last minute Saturday night reservations for and they made us feel as though this had been set up weeks in advance. The food was all good - the fish of the day was exceptional. We...More

Thank LuckySpivey
Reviewed 1 June 2017

After a lapse of many years due to living in the suburbs until now, we returned to what had been our favorite dining place. La Famiglia did not disappoint with its offering of a number of outstanding appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Our party of four...More

Thank larryderm
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, traditional Italian food and atmosphere! Best we've had since Italy. Every dish was excellent, service, too.

Thank pallidin11
Reviewed 13 May 2017

this is the second time I've been here. it's on the expensive side but the quality of the food and the service is excellent. portions are not huge so go ahead and order a couple of courses. wine list is on the pricey side but...More

Thank CMM-LA
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We really wanted to love this place and waited a long time to try it. Unfortunately we felt it was truly overrated. The wait staff was terrible - either too attentive like trying to clear plates and glasses before we were done, or not attentive...More

Thank Margo545454
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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
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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 Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-2803
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