Italian Restaurant in Vancouver
Affordable 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 in simple and flavourful combinations. We are a Qualita Award Winning Restaurant offering a range of delicious specialties which focus on the many diverse culinary regions of Italy.
Check out our excellent wine list featuring over 100 different selections from around the world. Find us centrally located at First Avenue and Rupert Street (Hastings-Sunrise) Vancouver. There's lots of free parking and room for up to one hundred guests. 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, traditional Italian epicurean creations. Everything starts with the finest quality ingredients.
Offering over 100 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.