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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza, American
11750 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0N3, Canada
+1 780-732-0700
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Pizza, American, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
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11750 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0N3, Canada
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11 - 20 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

After my trip to Italy, I would definitely have to say that Famoso is one of the best examples of authentic Neopolitan pizza in Edmonton. I reccommend the Capricciosa and Mozzarella Balls.

1  Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I love the texture of the pizza dough, it's not standard take out pizza, it's not heavy and covered in cheese.They make an amazing Nutella latte that is like desert in a cup.

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The pizza at Famoso is actually quite impressive and reminiscent of the pizza I had during my stay in Italy. I was super impressed and have been an avid repeat customer.

1  Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We each ordered our own large pizza and, because the crust was so light, we were not stuffed. I had a pizza with "white sauce" - so good and unusual, with Brussels sprouts and ham and figs, etc. Yummy! Lots of 'gluten smart" choices on...More

Thank Patsy539
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Famoso is without a doubt the worst pizza place I've ever eaten at. As a master pizza maker I can be a little picky about how my pizzas are made, itemized, and presented but when my son spit it out and refused to take another...More

Thank bravescot79
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We didn't eat in bur did take out of 2 different Pizzas. My husband picked up the Pizza and said all the staff were very friendly and busy cooking but the results were not apparent in the quality of the Pizza. Crusts were undercooked, pale,...More

Thank Murphys1977
Reviewed 19 April 2016

After traveling to Naples back in 2010 and returning to Edmonton with a yearning for what is easily the world's finest pizza... it was a pleasant surprise to find Famoso and its offerings. It still doesn't touch the perfection that is found in Naples, but...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

My son and I attended Famoso on a whim, and we're completely satisfied. The flatbread with hummus and tzatziki was huge and absolutely amazing! The hummus in particular was garlicy and supremely noteworthy. The pizzas we had were very well done with fresh ingredients and...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

I've been to Famosa numerous times and the marguerita pizza does not disappoint. However I did have some pasta once and that really did let me down as this is an Italian restaurant and I was really looking forward to something a bit better than...More

Thank Yourhonestreview
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This pizzeria would have a 5* rating if it wasn't for the cooking staff and servers that changes every month! This has definitely hurt the consistency of the food they make. Basically a hit and miss but I have been more satisfied than not. Still...More

Thank YEG-AB
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 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: 11750 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0N3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton>  > Oliver
  • Neighbourhood: Oliver
  • Phone Number: +1 780-732-0700
  • E-mail
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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