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I Famosi

De Burburestraat, 6-8, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 231 29 01
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
De Burburestraat, 6-8, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday

I just visited I Fomosi again. The first time since they moved to their new location. Food was delicious as always, not doubts about that and I must say that service went smoother. Due to the nice location? They tried to keep the same atmosphere...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 6 days ago

I used to go to the restaurant in the Sint-Andries quarter. Time to check out the new location. The restaurant is much bigger than it used to be. The acoustic is better. The service and food is still the same ... real Italian. For me...More

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I Famosi left his old address and moved to the Burburestreet in a flashy brandnew location. The food is trendy and full of surprising flavours. We'll be back very soon!

Thank petervanachteren54
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We have been coming to this restaurant on and off for years. It's always been good, but our pasta tonight was truly outstanding. My husband is still dreaming about his linguini vongole. Big beautiful clams in a generous sauce, he was in heaven. I ordered...More

Thank JoyL
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is my second visit to the restaurant. I went there first time in May 2016 and was very impressed by the food. But this time was an disappointment. The waiters were snobbish and refused to give an empty table I requested, even though it...More

Thank The_L0nely_Traveler
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Used to be one of the better Italian restaurants in Antwerp. Now the food is at best average. Further more we had to wait for over an hour for three fairly basic dishes. Attempts to inquire received the cold shoulder. Will not visit this restaurant...More

Thank Theodore H
Fabio g, Proprietario at I Famosi, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear Theodore, Tanks for your comment, the way you wrote about our restaurant for me feels very strange, ok maybe your last dinner was not what you have expected. we are really sorry for this, but how you also wrote on your comment,we used to...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Service slow & awkward. Food not as expected: seared tuna with avocado tartare not seared, but limp, thick slices of tuna carpaccio dripping in olive oil; croquettes of mussels very mushy instead of crispy; tagliatelle with mushrooms & truffle: first received capellini with sauce &...More

2  Thank Lawyergirl007
Fabio g, Proprietario at I Famosi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017
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Gentile cliente, Grazie per la vostra recensione anche se non positiva, le dico che la vostra recensione ci da motivo...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant, Italian taste with a good selection of courses. You can find sardian kitchen also. I like it!

1  Thank Nick M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I have to leave a great rate to all employees . Everyone are nice and very comics. The food are great ....best beef ever. Well served and well made. The place are very confortable ,a warm place ,like our home. Its a expensive place for...More

Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Unfortunately our dishes were totally not to our expectations. Too small portions for a too high price and waiting a long time for our apetizers. Water bottles had to be asked repetitively. The ingredients on our dish were not enough represented. Pasta with it's leeking...More

1  Thank Coclesse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Burburestraat, 6-8, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 231 29 01
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