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La Fourno Ristorante

636 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2102
+1 215-888-7291
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“cannoli” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
636 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2102
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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
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
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
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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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