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La Fourno Ristorante

636 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2102
+1 215-888-7291
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“cannoli” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
636 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2102
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were in the neighborhood, walking on South Street and thought we’d give La Fourno a try. Without reservations on a Saturday night, we only waited a few minutes. We started with grilled veggies in a balsamic reduction- absolutely delicious, Sahara Dates special-what a treat,...More

Thank gtownjewel
Reviewed 4 days ago

12 tables in a modern Italian décor with attentive wait staff. I sat at the Tara and Jason table; they eat here regularly. I ordered the Espresso Mocha – it was smooth. Great drink to have if you are going out clubbing later. I had...More

Thank Flounder B
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and a veal & sage ravioli which she is still talking about. Daughter-in-law had baked rigatoni with Al's mama meatball which she raved about. Son had shrimp risotto which I noticed he ate with gusto and I had a simple capellini with olive...More

Thank Laurence S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My nephews and I used to be regulars but haven't been there as much recently. The food and service remain top notch. Were all a big fan of the mussels.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner whilst visiting the city. Had gnocchi with marinara sauce - took a while to arrive but was a good sized portionand was very tasty. Also had a pizza which had a pesto base topping with tomatoes - again very tasty. Our...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

After a morning of hiking we went to south street for a late lunch. La Fourno caught our eye so we gave it a try. Francis warmly greeted us as we were seated. The food, wine & draft beers were delicious and plentiful! The atmosphere...More

Thank snorkel2013
Reviewed June 4, 2017

I absolutely love this place and visited often when I lived in Philadelphia. I returned with my husband over Memorial day weekend and we had the most amazing service. Everyone was friendly and the food was so delicious - the manager remembered me and it...More

Thank Imo A
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We went for a pre-holiday family meal - 4 adults and a toddler. From the minute we sat down the staff was friendly and so sweet to my little niece. We had a Groupon and the table had ceased salad and a delicious innovative version...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

A taste of Italy on South Street. Staff is friendly Pizza and breads are cooked Ina wood burning oven. Great thin crusted pizzas. Warmed Breads served with a side of olive oil. Entrees include pasta dishes to fish. Have a cannoli for dessert. Enjoy your...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed November 20, 2016

The service couldn't be beat. The food was very good. Maybe a little pricey, we were a party of four and the check was $157 with 4 entrees and 6 drinks. They do have BYOB on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Thank William M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 636 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2102
    (7th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighborhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-888-7291
Description
Italian food is as varied as the land and the people. At La Fourno you will taste truly remarkable, authentically prepared dishes from Abruzzo, Umbria & Tuscany. From antipasti to dolci, wine and spirits, everything is wonderfully prepared and affordably priced. We pride ourselves on using only the freshest ingredients of the highest quality in our award-winning food served to you by our attentive, knowledgeably and friendly staff.

Come join us. We can guarantee that you'll enjoy the entire experience that is dining at La Fourno.
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