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La Famiglia Ristorante

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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ANTIPASTI‎
$16.95
carpaccio di manzo con funghi e grana
cured beef marinated in lemon, olive oil & salt served w/ wild mushrooms, capers, scallions & grana cheese
$14.95
insalata di rucola e grana
arugula salad, shaved grana cheese & orange slices dressed w/ a white balsamic & honey dressing
$14.95
rolatini di melenzane
rolled eggplant w/ fresh mozzarella & truffle mousse served in a light cherry tomato sauce
$15.95
boccoli di calamari
grilled‎ calamari served w/ black olives, scallions, parsley, chopped tomato & fresh lemon
$16.95
polipo alla sena
sauteed octopus w/ black olives, cherry tomatoes, garlic & fresh herbs
$17.95
gamberi con fava
shrimp‎ sautéed w/ garlic, thyme & white wine served on a bed of fava beans
$17.95
provola e porcini
baked provolone cheese topped w/ porcini mushrooms sauteed in white wine & parsley
LE PASTE‎
regular $16.95
entrée $22.95
paccheri alla scarpariello
paccheri, cherry tomatoes, garlic, basil, oregano, romano & parmigiano cheeses
regular $19.95
entrée $25.95
fusilli calabrese alla pescatore
fusilli‎ w/ mussels, clams, crabmeat & baby shrimp in a light tomato sauce
regular $18.95
entrée $24.95
gnocchi alla sena
homemade‎ oversized gnocchi w/ porcini mousse in a black truffle cream sauce
regular $18.95
entrée $24.95
mezzelune ripiene
homemade pasta filled w/ shrimp & arugula in a lobster & brandy cream sauce
regular $19.95
entrée $25.95
tagliolini con capesante
tagliolini w/ scallops, sweet peppers, artichokes & diced prosciutto
regular $17.95
entrée $23.95
penne alla famiglia
penne, prosciutto, caramelized onions & parmigiano reggiano cheese
SECONDI‎
$31.95
coronello alla mostarda
pan seared chilean sea bass w/ shallots, dijon mustard, diced tomatoes & green olives in a white wine sauce
$market
pesce del giorno
fresh catch of the day filleted tableside
$26.95
salmone con crema e capperi
salmon w/ capers & herbs in a light brandy cream sauce
$30.95
capesante affumicate
Seared sea scallops wrapped w/ smoked speck & served on a bed of Italian lentils
$24.95
involtini di pollo
breast of chicken rolled w/ spinach, prosciutto & porcini mousse in a wine & vegetable sauce topped w/ cranberries
$27.95
vitello con vino rosso
medallions of veal topped w/ ovoline mozzarella in a shallot, star anise & red wine sauce
$39.95
costata di vitello
veal chop slowly roasted served w/ porcini mushrooms, fresh herbs & extra virgin olive oil
$39.95
filetto di manzo
filet mignon topped w/ smoked mozzarella in a peppercorn & port wine sauce
$30.95
agnello alla sena
herb crusted lamb chops w/ a rosemary & garlic sauce
$84.95
bistecca alla fiorentina
grilled 28oz ribeye bone in drizzled w/ extra virgin olive oil & flaked sea salt carved tableside. prepared for two.
CONTORNI‎
$8.95
broccoli rabe
$8.95
asparagus au gratin
DOLCE‎
Various Italian tortes, cheese course, sorbet, ice cream or various biscotti
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I had gone to the African American Museum in Philadelphia and then stopped for hot chocolate at Shane's Confectionery before our dinner at La Famiglia. It is Restaurant week, so we had the prix fixe menu. The meal was quite delicious and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Beth_McD05
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Exceptional meal, exceptional service. Quiet and very comfortable yet elegant and tasteful. A bit expensive but you get what you pay for. Worth a bit of travel to eat here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeffreys315
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

If you want to have genuine and fresh Italian food, look no further than here. The menu offers many specialties and are expertly prepared and plated. Every table was full, however we did not feel rushed. All of the food is cooked to order and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank midwestfran
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The Sena family keeps on working like the Energizer Bunny. They just keep doing it the right way and the food is still worth coming for.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Julian M
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Considered a few places in Philly for our Anniversary and came to the conclusion we were interested in a more traditional Italian meal. We went to La Famiglia and came away super impressed. Excellent service and atmosphere. The wait staff was very attentive adn the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gregd0wns
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

While I was not sure that this would be such a great restaurant I realize I only based that upon it’s location and outside appearance. Truth is, walk past the doors and enter an elegant marbled Italian masterpiece with impeccable service and delicious food. This...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SouBru
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to dine, not just eat. That means a 3 hour meal. Crunchy bread sticks on the table, we ordered wine which was excellent but had to ask for menus when most of the wine was gone. Food all made to order, and I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 286susiek
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We liked the old world atmosphere and the attentive service. Cocktails were excellent as was the arugula salad. Here is where things went south: the chicken entree w/ cranberry sauce sounded tempting. It was a very small portion which ultimately did not matter as it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MargotChi
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We want to eat at the "10 best restaurants in Philly", this season and have to fight the traffic driving up from Delaware. La Famiglia was easy to find, as well as a parking spot across the street, and was a very pleasant surprise in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank troglododyte
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food and it’s definitely worth visiting. Some of the best food I had in all of America! A must visit if you are near!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aish D
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Charli820
March 11, 2017|
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Response from jennstar79 | Reviewed this property |
We wore nice jeans and sweaters. Dressy casual would be fine or dressy if you wish. No dress code noted.
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don92106
July 7, 2015|
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Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
Shouldn't be an issue, fairly easy and lots of parking.
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