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Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria - Whyte Ave, Edmonton, AB

Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria - Whyte Ave

4.1
4.1
5 Reviews
CAN$30 and under
Italian

A PIZZERIA WITH PERSONALITY.

We love to be the neighbourhood pizzeria that everyone comes to. At Famoso, we want to create a fun and lively atmosphere for you to relax with your friends and family any day of the week. There are plenty of choices in our menu – from Neapolitan to New World pizzas, to artisan pastas & delicious beverages to friendly and energetic staff, we hope to make each visit a memorable one. See you soon!

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Italian, Pizzeria

  • Hours of operation

    Mon–Thu, Sun 11:30 am–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:30 am–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (780) 761-0540

  • Payment options

    AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Neighborhood

    Old Strathcona

  • Parking details

    Small parking lot located at the rear of the building along with some street parking and other paid parking close by.

  • Additional

    Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Menu

Appetizers

    Snack + Share

    • Cauliflower Artichoke DipCA$13.35

      Roasted seasoned cauliflower, artichokes, cream cheese, cheddar, smoked mozzarella. Oven-baked and served with crostini

      • Antipasto PlatterCA$15.95

        Marinated olives, fior-di-latte topped with pistachio pesto, sliced Italian meats, arugula salad. Served with garlic flatbread

        • Marinated OlivesCA$7.65

          Mixed Mediterranean olives, cracked coriander, fennel seeds, garlic, rosemary, extra virgin olive oil, orange and lemon peel

          • Pork + Ricotta MeatballsCA$13.95

            Campania tomato sauce, Grana Padano, ricotta, extra virgin olive oil. Served with garlic flatbread

            • Mediterranean FlatbreadCA$13.65

              Oven-baked flatbread with garlic, oregano, feta, extra virgin olive oil. Served with house-made tzatziki and Tuscan-style hummus

              • Prosciutto Wrapped Mozza Balls

                Fior-di-latte wrapped with prosciutto, baked in Campania tomato sauce, fresh basil, Grana Padano. Served with garlic flatbread

                • 3 ForCA$12.95
                • 6 ForCA$19.95

              Fire Bread Sandwiches

              All sandwiches served with a side Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque or Caesar Salad, or Napoli Salad

                Sandwiches

                Served with a side of Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque or Caesar Salad or Napoli Salad. Substitute Caprese or Gorgonzola Walnut Salad Add $2

                • Chicago Italian Beef (New - Seasonal)CA$16.95

                  Our take on this famous Chicago sandwich. Pulled beef, honey balsamic glaze, Giardiniera (pickled vegetables), arugula, smoked veggie spread. Served on an Italian roll

                  • Sophia LorenCA$15.65

                    Roasted red pepper, zucchini, mushrooms, onions, provolone, arugula, mayo, pistachio pesto

                    • MeatballCA$16.65

                      Spiced pork and ricotta meatballs, Campania tomato sauce, provolone, arugula. Served on an Italian roll

                      • Prosciutto CapreseCA$16.35

                        Prosciutto, fior-di-latte, sliced vine-ripened tomatoes, arugula, extra virgin olive oil, garlic, oregano

                        • WiseguyCA$16.65

                          Artisan ham, soppressata (spicy salami), prosciutto, provolone, spicy veggie spread, extra virgin olive oil, garlic, oregano

                          Lunch

                          Available From Open to 4pm. With a choice of Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque or Caesar Salad or Napoli Salad. Substitute Gorgonzola Walnut Salad or Caprese Salad Add $2

                            7″ Pizzetta with Soup or Salad

                            • MargheritaCA$13.65

                              • Vesuvio | Pepperoni + Roasted Mushroom | Quattro Formaggi | Authentic Italian | Capicola Ham + PineappleCA$15.35

                                • Sweet Bbq Chicken | Spicy ThaiCA$15.95

                                  • Capricciosa | Abruzzo | Primavera | Prosciutto Arugula | Cavoletti | 4 Meats Siciliana (Meat Lovers)CA$16.35

                                    • Funghi | Korean BBQ Beef | Prawn PestoCA$16.95

                                      • Soup + SaladCA$12.35

                                        Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque served with garlic flatbread

                                        Pasta

                                        Our pasta is imported from the Gragnano neighbourhood of Naples, Italy - Famous for making world-class pasta since 1789. All Pasta Sauces Are House-made. Add garlic flatbread to any pasta $2. Substitute gluten-free penne Add $2 (Ask your Server)

                                        • Pistachio Pesto PrimaveraCA$16.65

                                          Linguine, pistachio pesto cream sauce, roasted zucchini, green peas, roasted mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes, Grana Padano

                                          • Beef BologneseCA$15.95

                                            Rigatoni-style pasta, beef bolognese sauce, Grana Padano

                                            • Linguine PomodoroCA$13.95

                                              Pomodoro tomato sauce, basil, Grana Padano

                                              • Linguine + MeatballsCA$16.65

                                                Pomodoro tomato sauce, spiced pork and ricotta meatballs, basil, Grana Padano

                                                • Mac + CheeseCA$15.35

                                                  Beer cheese sauce, prosciutto crisps, green onions, cheddar-gremolata

                                                  Soups & Salads

                                                  All Salad Dressings Are Famoso Signature Recipes. Add chicken to any salad $4

                                                  • Fire-Roasted Tomato BisqueCA$7.35

                                                    Roasted Campania tomato soup topped with feta cheese. Served with garlic flatbread

                                                    • Soup + SaladCA$13.35

                                                      Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque with your choice of Caesar or Napoli Salad. Served with garlic flatbread

                                                      • Caesar Salad

                                                        Romaine lettuce, Grana Padano, house Caesar dressing, lemon wedge

                                                        • FullCA$11.35
                                                        • HalfCA$7.65
                                                      • Napoli Salad

                                                        Mixed field greens, cherry tomatoes, red onions, carrots, chickpeas, house balsamic vinaigrette

                                                        • FullCA$11.35
                                                        • HalfCA$7.65
                                                      • Caprese Salad

                                                        Mixed field greens, slices of fior-di-latte, vine-ripened tomatoes, fresh basil, extra virgin olive oil, aged balsamic vinegar

                                                        • FullCA$14.95
                                                        • HalfCA$9.35
                                                      • Gorgonzola Walnut Salad

                                                        Romaine lettuce, gorgonzola cheese, walnuts, dried cranberries, house gorgonzola walnut vinaigrette

                                                        • FullCA$14.95
                                                        • HalfCA$9.35
                                                      • Famoso SaladCA$16.95

                                                        Romaine lettuce, prosciutto crisps, carrots, cherry tomatoes, soppressata (spicy salami), fire-roasted chicken, feta, house dijon-balsamic vinaigrette

                                                        Pizzas

                                                        All Pizzas Are Hand Tossed by Our Pizzaiolos. Sides - With a 7″ Pizzetta, get a Fire-Roasted Tomato Bisque or Caesar Salad or Napoli Salad. Substitute Caprese or Gorgonzola Walnut Salad Add $2. Substitute Daiya vegan cheese, no charge

                                                          Seasonal Features

                                                          • Korean BBQ Beef

                                                            House-made Korean BBQ sauce, fior-di-latte, oven-roasted hand-pulled beef, green onions, cheddar cheese, house-made hoisin sauce

                                                            • 12″CA$18.65
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.95
                                                          • Funghi

                                                            Parmesan crema, fior-di-latte, roasted white mushrooms, oyster mushrooms, caramelized onions, white truffle oil

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35
                                                          • Prawn Pesto

                                                            Fior-di-latte, seasoned ricotta, garlic citrus prawns, roasted garlic, red onions, sun-dried tomatoes, arugula, pistachio pesto, lemon wedge

                                                            • 12″CA$18.65
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.95

                                                          Neapolitan

                                                          Pizze Rosse | Red Pizzas. Authentic Campania tomato sauce, fior-di-latte, fresh basil, Grana Padano

                                                          • Margherita

                                                            Fior-di-latte, fresh basil, Grana Padano, extra virgin olive oil

                                                            • 12″CA$14.65
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$14.65
                                                          • Capricciosa

                                                            Italian ham, roasted mushrooms, artichoke hearts, Kalamata olives, extra virgin olive oil

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35
                                                          • Abruzzo

                                                            Oven-roasted Italian sausage, red onions, roasted mushrooms, fennel seeds, smoked mozzarella

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35
                                                          • Vesuvio

                                                            Soppressata (spicy salami), house-made chili oil

                                                            • 12″CA$16.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.35
                                                          • 4 Meats Siciliana (Meat Lovers)

                                                            Oven-roasted Italian sausage, artisan ham, prosciutto, capicola

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35

                                                          Pizze Bianche | White Pizzas

                                                          Extra virgin olive oil, garlic, oregano, fior-di-latte

                                                          • Prosciutto Arugula

                                                            Prosciutto, arugula, Grana Padano, fresh basil, lemon wedge

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35
                                                          • Quattro Formaggi

                                                            Fior-di-latte, smoked mozzarella, gorgonzola, Grana Padano, fresh basil, lemon wedge

                                                            • 12″CA$16.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.35
                                                          • Primavera

                                                            Smoked mozzarella, roasted red peppers, artichoke hearts, roasted mushrooms, Kalamata olives, red onions, fresh basil, Grana Padano

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35
                                                          • Cavoletti

                                                            Oven-roasted Brussels sprouts, prosciutto crisps, gorgonzola, dates, walnuts, honey

                                                            • 12″CA$18.35
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$17.35

                                                          New World

                                                          • Pepperoni + Roasted Mushrooms

                                                            Campania tomato sauce, fior-di-latte, pepperoni, roasted mushrooms.

                                                            • 12″CA$16.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.35
                                                          • Authentic Italian Capicola Ham + Pineapple

                                                            Campania tomato sauce, fior-di-latte, Italian capicola, smoked mozzarella, pineapple

                                                            • 12″CA$16.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.35
                                                          • Sweet Bbq Chicken

                                                            Honey smoked BBQ sauce, fior-di-latte, roasted chicken, smoked mozzarella, tomatoes, red onions, cilantro

                                                            • 12″CA$17.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.95
                                                          • Spicy Thai

                                                            Spicy peanut sauce, roasted chicken, fior-di-latte, smoked mozzarella, carrots, bean sprouts, cilantro, crushed peanuts, lime wedge

                                                            • 12″CA$17.95
                                                            • 7″ with SideCA$16.95

                                                          Kids Special

                                                          Dine in Only, 12 Years and Under. All kids specials come with a kids beverage (pop, Italian soda, milk, chocolate milk or juice) and a scoop of gelato or sorbetto. Substitute gluten-free penne or gluten-smart pizza crust Add $1 (Ask your Server)

                                                            7″ Pizzetta

                                                            • MargheritaCA$7.95

                                                              • Pepperoni | Ham + Pineapple | Quattro Formaggi | VesuvioCA$8.95

                                                                • Any Other PizzettaCA$9.95

                                                                  Pasta

                                                                  • Linguine PomodoroCA$7.95

                                                                    • Mac + CheeseCA$8.95

                                                                      • Linguine + Meatballs | Beef BologneseCA$9.95

                                                                        Dessert

                                                                        Our Artisan Gelato Is Handcrafted in Small Batches Using Only Natural Ingredients and Flavours. It Contains Low Levels of Butterfat and No Preservatives

                                                                        • Gelato - Low Levels of Butterfat (4-6%)

                                                                          Madagascar Vanilla | Mint Stracciatella Salted Caramel | Salted Caramel Dark Chocolate

                                                                          • SingleCA$4.50
                                                                          • DoubleCA$6.65
                                                                          • PintCA$11.95
                                                                        • Sorbetto - Dairy + Fat-Free

                                                                          Limone | Seasonal Flavours (Ask your Server)

                                                                          • SingleCA$4.50
                                                                          • DoubleCA$6.65
                                                                          • PintCA$11.95
                                                                        • Dolce + BananaCA$11.95

                                                                          Oven-roasted bananas coated in caramelized brown sugar, crushed pecans, caramel sauce, vanilla bean gelato

                                                                          • White Chocolate Panna CottaCA$8.35

                                                                            House-made creamy panna cotta, shaved dark chocolate, strawberry sauce

                                                                            • TiramisuCA$7.95

                                                                              Mascarpone cream on a ladyfinger base, espresso liqueur, cocoa

                                                                              • AffogatoCA$6.65

                                                                                A shot of espresso on top of a scoop of gelato. Try it with our Salted Caramel or Mint Stracciatella gelato!

                                                                                • Nutella PizzaCA$10.65

                                                                                  Folded calzone-style, baked and served with whipped cream – Great to share!

                                                                                  • Pizzetta (Sm)CA$7.35

                                                                                What people are saying

                                                                                Overall ratings and reviews

                                                                                4.1
                                                                                4.1 based on all time ratings
                                                                                • 4.2Food
                                                                                • 4Service
                                                                                • 3.9Ambience
                                                                                • 3.9Value

                                                                                NoiseModerate

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                                                                                  Fara

                                                                                  Edmonton

                                                                                  9 reviews

                                                                                  5.0

                                                                                  9 reviews

                                                                                  Dined on September 14, 2019

                                                                                  overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                  The only problem was none of the serve staff had access to the Open Table but fortunately, they had room for us.

                                                                                2. LB

                                                                                  LindaB

                                                                                  Edmonton

                                                                                  1 review

                                                                                  5.0

                                                                                  1 review

                                                                                  Dined on July 20, 2019

                                                                                  overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                  The Marguerita pizza is so good tastes just like the ones we had in Naples. Love the Prosecco cocktails

                                                                                3. OT

                                                                                  OpenTable Diner

                                                                                  Seattle

                                                                                  1 review

                                                                                  3.0

                                                                                  1 review

                                                                                  Dined on March 15, 2019

                                                                                  overall3food4service2ambience3

                                                                                  Server was very busy with Skip the Dishes pick ups. Neglected our table. We were not offered any drink refills.

                                                                                4. TL

                                                                                  TLS2017

                                                                                  Edmonton

                                                                                  2 reviews

                                                                                  1.0

                                                                                  2 reviews

                                                                                  Dined on February 17, 2019

                                                                                  overall1food1service1ambience1

                                                                                  Worst experience ever! Had family from out of town visiting and was hoping for a nice evening and it was the opposite. Staff seemed more worried about skip the dishes orders. Also they had no access to the open table reservations, why have it then.

                                                                                5. RM

                                                                                  RobM

                                                                                  Edmonton

                                                                                  42 reviews

                                                                                  vip
                                                                                  5.0

                                                                                  42 reviews

                                                                                  Dined on November 19, 2018

                                                                                  overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                  I love Famoso for their consistent food and service.

                                                                                Safety precautions

                                                                                • Cleaning & sanitizing

                                                                                  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
                                                                                  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
                                                                                • Physical distancing

                                                                                  • Limited number of seated diners
                                                                                  • Distancing maintained in common areas
                                                                                  • Extra space between tables
                                                                                • Protective equipment

                                                                                  • Waitstaff wear masks
                                                                                  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
                                                                                • Screening

                                                                                  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

                                                                                FAQs

                                                                                Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria - Whyte Ave does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria - Whyte Ave also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (780) 761-0540.

                                                                                Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria - Whyte Ave is rated 4.1 stars by 5 OpenTable diners.

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                                                                                Additional information

                                                                                • Neighborhood

                                                                                  Old Strathcona

                                                                                • Hours of operation

                                                                                  Mon–Thu, Sun 11:30 am–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 11:30 am–10:00 pm

                                                                                • Cuisines

                                                                                  Italian, Pizzeria

                                                                                • Dining style

                                                                                  Casual Dining

                                                                                • Dress code

                                                                                  Casual Dress

                                                                                • Parking details

                                                                                  Small parking lot located at the rear of the building along with some street parking and other paid parking close by.

                                                                                • Payment options

                                                                                  AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

                                                                                • Additional

                                                                                  Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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