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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%
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“veal chop” (15 reviews)
“branzino” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8 S Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3001
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attentive, friendly, courteous and knowledgeable staff. Stupendous wine list. We had veal special and chicken from the menu, great martinis, carpaccio app and a delightful Italian wine. All were absolutely terrific. Atmosphere is cozy. Just a delightful restaurant.

Thank Flygolf66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were working downtown Philly and staying at the Hilton. The front desk mentioned this was close by and excellent. We were in that morning as didn’t have reservations until later in the week. As a result, we just walked over, without a reservation. The...More

Thank M3703QAchris
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 9 business associates/friends. Everything from the wine, appetizers, entrees and dessert was wonderful. Service was very accosting and attentive. Recommendations we very good.

Thank SP54757
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Our first night in Philadelphia and came across this amazing place. A very traditional Italian restaurant with attentive staff, quiet mood and wonderful background music. The food was fantastic and the whole experience was most memorable. Would highly recommend.

Thank jontymp
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 11 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 8 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
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12 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.
8 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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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