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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%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal chop” (16 reviews)
“branzino” (16 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 January 29, 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 January 18, 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 January 4, 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 November 29, 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 November 20, 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
Reviewed November 10, 2017 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 November 7, 2017 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 September 25, 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 September 1, 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 July 12, 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
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March 11, 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.
July 7, 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, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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