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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 good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 21:30 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Exceptional meal, exceptional service. Quiet and very comfortable yet elegant and tasteful. A bit expensive but you get what you pay for. Worth a bit of travel to eat here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeffreys315
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

If you want to have genuine and fresh Italian food, look no further than here. The menu offers many specialties and are expertly prepared and plated. Every table was full, however we did not feel rushed. All of the food is cooked to order and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank midwestfran
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The Sena family keeps on working like the Energizer Bunny. They just keep doing it the right way and the food is still worth coming for.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Julian M
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Considered a few places in Philly for our Anniversary and came to the conclusion we were interested in a more traditional Italian meal. We went to La Famiglia and came away super impressed. Excellent service and atmosphere. The wait staff was very attentive adn the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gregd0wns
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

While I was not sure that this would be such a great restaurant I realize I only based that upon it’s location and outside appearance. Truth is, walk past the doors and enter an elegant marbled Italian masterpiece with impeccable service and delicious food. This...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SouBru
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to dine, not just eat. That means a 3 hour meal. Crunchy bread sticks on the table, we ordered wine which was excellent but had to ask for menus when most of the wine was gone. Food all made to order, and I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 286susiek
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We liked the old world atmosphere and the attentive service. Cocktails were excellent as was the arugula salad. Here is where things went south: the chicken entree w/ cranberry sauce sounded tempting. It was a very small portion which ultimately did not matter as it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank S S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We want to eat at the "10 best restaurants in Philly", this season and have to fight the traffic driving up from Delaware. La Famiglia was easy to find, as well as a parking spot across the street, and was a very pleasant surprise in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank troglodutes
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food and it’s definitely worth visiting. Some of the best food I had in all of America! A must visit if you are near!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aish D
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Insane wine list Insane food Fantastic service This restaurant is fantastic Wine is not cheap but you will love

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank alexandred775
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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, 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 Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-2803
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