Cafe Il Nido

  • 780 Thurlow St
  • Vancouver, BC V6E 1V8
  • Phone: 604.685.6436
Il Nido ("the Nest") is an oasis in the heart of the city, located in the historic Manhattan Court building. It offers a seasonal vine-covered patio to gather for the best wines from Italy and around the world, and of course the Northern Italian-inspired cuisine.
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Dining & Nightlife
Dine Out - Dinner Menu


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  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
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  • Languages Spoken:
    • Italian


  • Total Restaurant/Nightclub Capacity: 50
  • Less than 10 min walk from Convention Centre:
  • Max Capacity Banquet: 50

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  • Special Notes: Gluten free friendly We will featuring a complete Dine Out Menu with more options to choose from.


  • Neighborhood: Downtown Vancouver
  • Cuisine Type: Italian
  • Dinner Menu Price: $40
  • Reservation Status: Accepting Reservations
  • Gluten-Free Options Available:
  • Vegetarian Options Available:

Appetizer 1

  • Appetizer 1: ~ Cesare ~ Heart romaine caesar salad with Il Nido dressing
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Mission Hill Reserve, Pino Gris

Appetizer 2

  • Appetizer 2: ~ Polpettine~ Meat balls, tomato sauce and grated pecorino cheese
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Closson Chase, The Brock Chardonnay

Appetizer 3

  • Appetizer 3: ~ Calamari~ Sauté with jalapeno, napoletana tomato sauce and extra virgin olive oil
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Poplar Grove, Pino Gris

Entree 1

  • Entree 1: ~Salmone~ Steelhead salmon fillet, young bok choy, ginger saffron sauce
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Howling Bluff , Merlot

Entree 2

  • Entree 2: ~Pollo~ Organic chicken breast, dried pancetta, roasted fennel,white wine cream, orange marmalade
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Hester Creek, Cabernet franc

Entree 3

  • Entree 3: ~ Cappelletti~ Cheese stuffed tortellini, mushrooms, peas, cream sauce
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Painted Rock, Merlot

Dessert 1

  • Dessert 1: ~Torta al cioccolato~ Flourless chocolate torte, vanilla gelato, raspberry coulis
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Paradise Ranch, Merlot ice wine

Dessert 2

  • Dessert 2: ~Tiramisu~ Sponge cake infused with coffee , layered with mascarpone cheese, topped with cocoa
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Pillitery Estates, icewine

Dessert 3

  • Dessert 3: ~Gelato~ Vanilla flavour ice cream
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Naked Grape , icewine