Italian Restaurant in Vancouver

One of Vancouver’s nicest Italian Restaurants offering delicious food. Centrally located in Vancouver with ample room to cater up to 100 guests.

We offer private bookings for large or small groups, whether its for an engagement party, showers, anniversaries or simply hosting guests from out of town, we can accommodate you.

Conveniently located off HWY 1 on 1st Avenue, the Poor Italian Ristorante is a classic Italian Restaurant in Vancouver.

You made what you could with what you were given.

- Poor Italian

We pride ourselves for serving fresh product, from local suppliers.

Feel free to visit our menu pages to see what’s new and in season!

Dining Room

picture of our dining room

Veal Chop

grilled veal chop

Italian Wine



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Lamb Rack

lamb rack

Seafood Linguini

Seafood spaghetti


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Italian Coffee

espresso machine

Fresh Seafood

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Make A Reservation!


To make a reservation call 604-251-1122, or click the button above to go to our reservations form.