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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

5 High St SE | McKenzie Towne, Calgary, Alberta T2Z 3T7, Canada
+1 587-352-5566
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (60 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 High St SE | McKenzie Towne, Calgary, Alberta T2Z 3T7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 10 February 2018

I wrote a previous review last summer about how great this restaurant is. We order takeout quite regularly and the last one was really disappointing. We ordered the primavera pizza which we've had multiple times. It normally comes with kalamata olives but neither of ours...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria is a Canadian Restaurant. It has so many locations in Canada. One of them is located on 5 High St SE, Calgary in McKenzie Town, which is 5 minutes away from my home. I went to this restaurant with my boyfriend on...More

Thank BeDeliciousFood
Reviewed 24 November 2017

If you don't mind waiting a long time for your food, than this might be just the place for you. I've tried it more than once and my opinion keeps dropping.

Thank duq941
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wow! This place has pretty much any kind of pizza you could want. They have unique and seasonal combinations, and the option to create your own. They have a generous single size or a smaller pizzetta size if you want to enjoy an appetizer or...More

Thank Vivs_Adventures
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Have certainly had much better thin crust pizza at other places. Service was friendly but not very attentive, order ended up being incorrect, but was rectified. Service was also quite slow and rectified order arrived incomplete. Menu was unecessarily confusing as well - Not likely...More

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had very good service and the pizza was very taste as well. The crust could have been cooked a touch more but other than that is was very good. Never tried it before, but the people we went with put a little honey on...More

Thank 836eldent
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Took 10 minutes to get anyone's attention and a menu. Tomato bisque was alright. Ceaser salad had no dressing on it but the bacon bits were good. Ham and pineapple pizza was lacking in flavor in the sauce. Would give it a second chance but...More

Thank Julia_McCarthy
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I both had the pesto pasta. It was delicious. Our waitress was very pleasant and the atmosphere was nice as the sliding doors opened up to the outdoors and a nice breeze was going through.

Thank hddyn
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We drove out to Famoso McKenzie Towne whilst staying in Calgary and we are so glad we did! The servers were so friendly and attentive, and the pizza was amazing! You can tell the pizzas are freshly made and had so much flavour - best...More

1  Thank Travelling_Flipflopz
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Famoso used to be our go to place for couple lunches and family celebrations. Alas, the food is still good but the vibe is gone. The current staff show average concern for your dining experience. Nothing more. Staff turnover appears high as we seem to...More

Thank SoulFood_Traveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 High St SE | McKenzie Towne, Calgary, Alberta T2Z 3T7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 587-352-5566
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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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