The Poor Italian is beautifully positioned for hosting special events. Centrally located with room for 100 or more, we have hosted everything from weddings to private dinners and intimate cocktail parties. Are you hosting guests from out of town, planning a office party, or thinking of a family gathering? We will impress you and your guests. Enjoy an evening in one of Vancouver’s most exciting dining rooms. The Poor Italian Ristorante is an expression; an evolution of cuisines, menus, service and ambiance that characterizes the history of the Italian fine dining experience.
Savour fine food in a tranquil environment and let our chefs work wonders with local, fresh and sustainable ingredients in simple and flavourful combinations. Gnocchi, lasagna and ravioli are created here daily. We also have the most wonderful house-baked breads and desserts. The Poor Italian Ristorante offers simply prepared seasonal food in a cozy and inviting neighborhood setting. It will be a sumptuous experience and a lasting impression, our promise, from The Poor Italian family.