Italian Restaurant in Vancouver
Casual Fine Dining on The East Side...
Enjoy a relaxed evening of fine food in a tranquil and warm environment while our chefs work with local, fresh and sustainable ingredients. We are a Qualita Award winning independent East Side restaurant offering a range of delicious specialties that celebrate the many diverse culinary regions of Italy. Find us at First Avenue and Rupert Street (Hastings-Sunrise) Vancouver. There's lots of free parking and room for up to one hundred guests. Should you require assistance with your online reservation, please call us at 604-251-1122. Reservations are recommended, though, we do tend to leave a number of tables available for walk-in guests!
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About Poor Italian
Blending classic Italian cuisine with modern day flare, the Poor Italian focuses on rustic Italian epicurean creations. Everything starts with the finest quality ingredients.
Offering excellent wines with an emphasis on the glorious Italians: Amarone's, Brunello's and Barolo's along with fine wines from France, the Napa Valley and beyond. Be sure to sample our after-dinner spirits which include premium selections of Grappa, Port and Canadian Ice Wines.