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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

) #493 of 3,059 Restaurants in Calgary $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
105-2303 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 2S7, Canada
+1 403-455-3839
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (64 reviews)
“salads” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
105-2303 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 2S7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: Good service. Good menu selection. Tiramisu is delicious. Pistachio Pesto Linguine is tasty. Cons: Small portion size.

Thank Christaline R
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Heard it was a decent spot. Pizza was flimsy, super flimsy. Staff was nice Gelato was good. Was thin Margherita style but not so good.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We absolutely enjoyed out visit. Great and fast service. Awesome food. I would highly recommend a visit!!!

Thank Maggie6565
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My friends and I visited Famoso on the May Long Weekend for a late dinner and drinks! The pizza was so delicious and our drinks were amazing. Our server (Claudia) was so lovely, told us of the specials for the night and made sure we...More

1  Thank Claire P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went on a Monday night of a long weekend on which I was visiting Calgary. Was passing it on the way to take a friend home, had visited a couple of Famoso's in Edmonton, so thought we'd stop and have a bite to eat. Both...More

Thank Brian50Edmonton
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

For a chain this is one of my favorites for thin crust pizza and fresh salads. The atmosphere is pretty casual and the food comes pretty quick. I like that they serve the large salads in big bowls to make it easy for sharing and...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I went there after a walk around Mission district, had my favorite Margareta, with 7-UP and Dolce and Ice Cream. Bananas Caramelized, This was good for me as I am a diabetic and needed some sweets and it sure worked, and had to be good...More

Thank fileman5
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have eaten at a number of Famoso locations and the food is consistently good as is the service. My only complaint is the menu is very small font with grey writing so it is really hard to read if you are not young and...More

Thank suitscase
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I like all pizza. Thin crust in my mind needs to be crispy. The pizza hear has soggy pizza, ok tomato sauce that lacks any zing and sparse toppings. Pretty pricy for what you get. The best part was the service.

Thank Gibber1968
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Famoso on 4th St, serves mostly pizzas and other Italian eats. The joint was very quiet with two occupied tables. My son, husband and I shared 2 pizzas, Cavaletti and Quattro Formagia, both came in an instant freshly baked however the taste was lacking, they...More

Thank connie l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105-2303 4 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2S 2S7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-455-3839
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Description
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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