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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

#292 of 2,072 Restaurants in Edmonton
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
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1437 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6N 0B4, Canada
+1 780-468-0000
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon 11:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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 uneven slices, so we just cut them ourselves. There were cut marks on the crusts,... More 

Thank andrewandlaurie
Calgary, Alberta
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 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
Edmonton, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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.

Thank Benjamin T
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 seven minutes for someone to check on us after we were initially seated and the... More 

Thank mingling100
Edmonton, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Have been here several times. Food is good, service is good however management isn't as professional as they could be. Not at this visit, but prior lunchtime visits manager/owner has taken up several tables behind bar with his computer and work when people were waiting for tables. He refused to move so people could have a table. Not impressive

Thank Lesley1991
Leduc, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Not impressed slow service never asked for refills .food was ok wanted a few more drinks,desert but. They were never around .

Thank Moe791
Edmonton, Canada
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127 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We really enjoyed our lunch here, not too busy; they changed their format where you had to go up front and order and pay, to waiter service; much nicer. Always good food here.

Thank patecake
Davao City, Philippines
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62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The best pizza we had during our Canada trip. Cool place, lovely and friendly waitresses, fantastic food. They have quite a number of vegetarian options. I especially liked the Verde Neapolitan Pizza. We liked it so much we ate lunch and dinner here in the same day...with some shopping at the Commons in between.

Thank Joanna Christin... C
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134 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

First of all Famoso is a pizza restaurant chain and in most restaurants of this chain I've been to the food is really good so no complaints there. Looking at this particular restaurant I was extremely disappointed. I came with my family in the evening. The way we were greeted by one of the servers was so unfriendly that one... More 

Thank Yetitraveler
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The wife loves this place...I cant say the same. Floor was dirty, food was cold and the service was weird. We had three servers for some reason none of whom knew what was actually in the toppings. I ordered a gf and dairy free pizza, it was terrible, crust tasted raw and the topping for a meat lovers pizza were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1437 99 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6N 0B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-468-0000
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?