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La Famiglia Ristorante

#83 of 701 Restaurants in Reno
Certificate of Excellence
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170 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1908
(775) 324-1414
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Susanville, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great ambiance, all of our courses were expertly prepared and presented. We started with Carpaccio, served with lemon sauce, capers and arugula, which was wonderful. We then had servings of lobster ravioli and saltimbocca, all excellent. All accompanied by a tasty bottle of Valpolicella. We'll definitely be back for more tastings!

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Thank David B
Fairview nc
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Great Italian food. Thought I was in Little Italy, NYC. The mushroom sacchetti were excellent. Brother-in-law had a lovely lobster ravioli and my sister had a lamb dish which looked delicious, but as a vegetarian, I avoided. The music in the background was Frank Sinatra. Perfect.

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Thank Grace42000
Elk Grove
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This the best Italian food I've had outside of my own kitchen. It's fresh, seasoned perfectly, not too salty (like so many restaurants), and served beautifully.

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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151 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

You probably need a reservation. Main restaurant was full when I was done dining. Since I did not have a reservation, they were able to seat me in the bar/lounge, which was fine with me as I was dining solo. The bartender/waitress was very friendly, and seemed to make everyone happy and comfortable. Food was served quickly and was piping... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Ate here before a performance at the Pioneer Center. I get that the staff may be stressed due to being full but Wild River Grill still makes you feel special when they are fully booked. Making the reservation was painful as they hung up on me before I could confirm the date and time. When we arrived, they pointed to... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Went as a special occasion with my husband. We had a good dinner,not great but good. The service was good and the atmosphere was nice.

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Homer, Michigan
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

We had a total of six people in our group...RV traveling friends...one couple suggested La Famiglia...and all of us were very pleased with our meals. Everything was delicious. Very happy with the service and the atmosphere of La Famiglia. Definitely would go again.

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Reno, Nevada
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

We were 6 friends, 3 couples all married a long time and wanted a delicious meal before seeing The Book of Mormon. Famiglia was chosen and they did not disappoint. Three of us had their off the charts Sacchetti pasta, two had their Mussels and shrimp with gluten free pasta and one had their lasagna and there was not one... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Manager/Owner's attitude toward first time diner's unethical of a supposedly over highly rated Restaurant. We booked a 5:30 reservation for 3 a week and a half prior to dine here New Years Eve. When we got there, the Manager put us in a back room with no pleasantry at all. We were the only ones in there. The main dinning... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Wow! Husband and I walked from our downtown condo over to La Famiglia early on a Saturday night. We had no reservations, however, because we were there early and promised to be finished by 7 pm, the proprietor graciously accommodated us with good humor and grace. Hubby had the veal piccata, which was melt in your mouth good! It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1908
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: (775) 324-1414

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?