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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

$$ - $$$Italian, Pizza,
1437 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6N 0B4, Canada
+1 780-468-0000
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (43 reviews)
“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1437 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6N 0B4, Canada
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This thin crust pizza is delicious! We ordered the BBQ chicken and the meat lovers (Sicilian I believe) and both were great. My only disappointment would be that the pizza was so thin crust and it was a little hard to eat. Other than that,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Got hungry while shopping so thought I’d try Famoso as it was literally right in front of me - had the Monday special margarita pizza - barely poured my beer into the glass and my pizza was ready. It was just okay for me -...More

Thank nirt
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Thin crust baked in stone oven. The flavors of basil and other herbs linger. Tired 2 varieties. One with egg on top and the other with prosciutto. Both yummy. Had raspberry beer without alcohol. Unique! Tiramisu is heavenly.

Thank Carmencita C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This place needs to smarten up. Bad management and bad service alongside bad food and you just have a failure. Not impressed with the way they dealt with a 10 person seating we had and how we were an after thought. Food was gross and...More

Thank Debra S
Famoso S, General Manager at Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Hi Debra, We're really sorry to hear about your bad experience, because we take such pride in our authentic Neapolitan pizza. I would love to talk more with you about it. Feel free to e-mail me, Shane, at Southcommon@famoso.ca. I look forward to talking to...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Was visiting the city over the Canada Day long weekend. Decided to do some shopping with my mother in South Common and decided to go to for lunch. I have been to other Famoso's in Edmonton and other cities which have been awesome, however this...More

Thank 80Mel6
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My family thoroughly enjoyed our meal here. Service started out great until the restaurant got busier. The manager had our waitress with tables all over including outside, not her fault, but it did affect service. The Mattina pizza was excellent. Our kids enjoyed the smaller...More

Thank Stacy W
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We've eaten here on two occasions this week. First, we went in for carry out (2 pizzas). Service was amazing in the restaurant, but we didn't realize until we arrived home that our pizzas weren't cut properly. We basically had to tear the pieces into...More

Thank andrewandlaurie
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I could go here just for the tomato bisque alone...And the gorgonzola walnut salad! I think those 2 are outstanding items on the menu. The fact that you can get it in a combo is a plus!

Thank rommel_lanceta
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I have always enjoyed Famoso and am never disappointed when I go. The food is reminiscent of when I visited Italy and satisfying. The menu is just a tad on the pricy side.

1  Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 20 January 2017

They recently made some changes to the menu, switching sandwich items & pizza which in my opinion was a poor idea. The sandwich is supposed to be served hot and is now cold. (Sofia Lauren) would no longer recommend. We also had to wait over...More

Thank mingling100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1437 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6N 0B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-468-0000
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Description
Famoso is a casual pizzeria serving authentic Neapolitan pizzas made with high quality ingredients in a domed Italian oven. Ideal for a quick lunch or a night out. Enjoy with wine, cocktails and beer.
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