Favoloso Cafe & Pizzeria

Randomly heard about Favoloso so we decided to try them out. They’re located in between Dang Good and Dutch Bakery.

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Hours.

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Sign outside.

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We’ve been twice now and happy to see they’ve spruced up the place. Staff was friendly and dropped a jug of water for our table. The menu is short and sweet; pasta, pizza, lasagna, salad & platters and dessert.

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Click here to see the menu (1 , 2, 3, 4 and 5).

Trip #1
We dropped in on a Tuesday (around 12:30pm) and it wasn’t busy.

Amatriciana penne ($16.99)
DSC05751A simple tomato sauce, bacon and topped with Parmesan cheese. The sauce was fantastic!

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A hint of sweetness but overall, well balanced. This one was the winner of the two.

Pesto penne ($14.99)
DSC05753I went with the pesto which was topped with Parmesan cheese. Tasty but a touch salty.

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The side of pizza bread was light and chewy.

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Trip #2
We dropped in on a Monday evening (around 5:30pm) and the place filled up in a hurry.

Speck ($17.99)
DSC08789Tomato sauce, mozzarella, speck and mushrooms. We liked the pizza more than the pasta. Dough was thin, slightly crispy and with a good bite. Liked how it wasn’t soggy in the middle.

Fresh tagliatelle ($15.99)
DSC08791Homemade meat sauce, Parmesan cheese and pizza bread.

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Pasta was too soft and had no bite/wasn’t al dente. L wanted more meat sauce too. Decent Italian mom and pop shop but slightly on the pricier side.

Favoloso Cafe & Pizzeria
https://favoloso-italian-cafe-and-pizzeria.business.site/
13240 – 118 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
(780) 454-6329

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