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Famous Famiglia Pizzeria

488 8th Avenue at 34th Street, New York City, NY 10123
+1 212-564-4144
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“stromboli” (17 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Fast food
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LOCATION
488 8th Avenue at 34th Street, New York City, NY 10123
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife & I stopped here, very pushed for time, for a quick bite to eat before a show. After strolling in, being welcomed by a gruff-voiced New Yorker and smelling the aroma of the freshly made & sliced pizzas on the counter, I assumed...More

Thank Scruff_UK
Reviewed 6 days ago

Expected more from this restaurant. There was no proper cutlery all plastic plates, forks, etc. My pasta was blunt and there was very little flavour on it. I thought because of the location and deco that it would offer a lot more

Thank OrangeC0rk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pizza and stromboli were fantastic. We ducked in for a mid afternoon snack and it provided much more than that. A very small seating are is at the rear of a narrow shop, with standard chairs. Quick service. We loved each dish. Check out...More

Thank gctrent
Reviewed 1 week ago

The kids and wife all ordered pizza by the slice. Aside from my picky son the others really liked their choices. The slices were large and the prices were not bad for something in this area. I went with the Stromboli which was very good....More

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time I had been to NYC and couldn't wait to eat a slice of New York style pizza. I had the cheese, tomato, and basil pizza and I was not disappointed - the crust was thin and crispy and the ingredients were very fresh.

Thank southernsushi59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first stop after checking into our hotel. Could not wait to have a slice of real NY style pizza and this was it! We actually ate here 2x on our stay in NY. They delivered to our hotel so it was perfect!...More

Thank tletto
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We stumbled on this very small pizza place. It had a wonderful selection of pizza and other Italian foods. Extremely inexpensive and the best I have EVER eaten. One thing there is another one at JFK airport and it was no where near as good...More

Thank Vickie H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Needed to grab a quick lunch prior to our musical. Service was excellent. Seating was tight so we had to stand. Pizza was fresh and hot. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Pizza was good. A typical NY style pizza. I had a slice of...More

Thank Druckey5
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The owners weren't Italian but i think they spoke Albanian maybe ? nonetheless i ordered 3 different slices for $20, seemed somewhat steep. Pizza was ok but nothing outstanding by a long shot.The Pepperoni was best. The Biancha was nowhere near what a white pizza...More

Thank Arkadiusz W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Pizza is great here but the atmosphere is not that family friendly. Likely a great take out place.

Thank Douglas K
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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FKF0508
Do you have gluten free options?
25 March 2015|
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Response from Michelle504 | Reviewed this property |
I would agree that's something you should ask the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 488 8th Avenue at 34th Street, New York City, NY 10123
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-564-4144
  • E-mail
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