Italian Restaurant in Vancouver

Welcome To The Poor Italian - An excellent independent East Side eatery with a dedicated local following! Find us at Rupert & East First Avenue, Vancouver. Reserve Your Table by scrolling down or give us a call - 604-251-1122. Should You Require Assistance With Your Online Reservation, Please Call Us Directly - 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.

Wine List

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 other noteable wine regions. Be sure to sample our after-dinner spirits which include premium selections of Grappa, Port, Canadian Ice Wines and Italian Amari.