Italian Restaurant in Vancouver

Authentic and affordable fine dining on the East Side featuring locally sourced fresh ingredients. Hand-cut pastas are made to order. Enjoy an inspired menu of traditional Italian dishes. And don’t forget the big finish… dessert featuring our signature Sicilian Cannoli. The Poor Italian is centrally located with ample parking and room to cater up to 100 guests. Whatever the occasion, we can accommodate you! We also leave a number of tables available for walk-in guests.

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Italian Restaurant in Vancouver

Authentic and affordable fine dining on the East Side featuring locally sourced fresh ingredients. Hand-cut pastas are made to order. Enjoy an inspired menu of traditional Italian dishes. And don’t forget the big finish… dessert featuring our signature Sicilian Cannoli. The Poor Italian is centrally located with ample parking and room to cater up to 100 guests. Whatever the occasion, we can accommodate you! We also leave a number of tables available for walk-in guests.

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Menu

We pride ourselves for serving fresh product, from local suppliers. Feel free to visit our menu to see what’s new and in season!

Our Menu

Wine List

Our extensive wine collection can be paired with each of our dishes. Take a look at our wine menu to see over 60 different wine varieties.

Wine List

About The Poor Italian

The Poor Italian blends classic Italian cuisine with modern day flare delivering elegant and refined Italian meals.

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Local, Fresh & Sustainable

All of our ingredients are sourced from local suppliers who provide us with the freshest ingredients to make amazing dishes. Each of our suppliers grows the produce using sustainable methods.We are also a proud member of the Vancouver Aquarium’s Oceanwise Program. Serving local, fresh and sustainable fish that is ethically sourced.

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Local, Fresh & Sustainable

All of our ingredients are sourced from local suppliers who provide us with the freshest ingredients to make amazing dishes. Each of our suppliers grows the produce using sustainable methods.We are also a proud member of the Vancouver Aquarium’s Oceanwise Program. Serving local, fresh and sustainable fish that is ethically sourced.

oceanwise

Mother’s Day Brunch

Join chef and his crew for brunch favorites, including Decadent Eggs Benedict featuring roasted baby potatoes drizzled with truffle oil and lemon. Other breakfast favorites include made-to-order Frittatas, French toast and more! Celebrate mom and enjoy a delicious brunch at the Poor Italian!

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

11 am – 2 pm

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Mother’s Day Brunch

Join chef and his crew for brunch favorites, including Decadent Eggs Benedict featuring roasted baby potatoes drizzled with truffle oil and lemon. Other breakfast favorites include made-to-order Frittatas, French toast and more! Celebrate mom and enjoy a delicious brunch at the Poor Italian!

Sunday, May 8th, 2016

11 am – 2 pm

Viva L’Italia  – $12.99 Pasta’s

Enjoy our mouthwatering hand-crafted (from scratch) pasta for dinner tonight. Not only is it made using fresh local ingredients, but it’s only $12.99 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Viva L’Italia – $12.99 Pasta’s

Enjoy our mouthwatering hand-crafted (from scratch) pasta for dinner tonight. Not only is it made using fresh local ingredients, but it’s only $12.99 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

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We have tables available for walk-in guests as well.

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