Vancouver

Poor Italian Ristorante

  • 3296 East 1st Avenue
  • Vancouver, BC V5M 1B8
  • Phone: 604.251.1122
Fine dining in the heart of East Vancouver. House made artisan breads, pastas and desserts.
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Dining & Nightlife
Dine Out - Dinner Menu
Dine Out - Lunch Menu
Dine Out - Vegetarian Menu

Accessibility

  • Fully Accessible:
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General

  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
  • Year Opened: 2009
  • Year Last Renovated: 2015
  • Maximum Group Size: 100
  • Coach Parking:
  • Free Parking:
  • Group Bookings:
  • Languages Spoken:
    • Italian
  • Parking:

General

  • Total Restaurant/Nightclub Capacity: 100
  • Largest Private Room Capacity: 100
  • Max Capacity Banquet: 100
  • Max Capacity Reception: 100
  • Buy Out:
  • Happy Hour:
    • Tuesday
    • Wednesday
    • Thursday
    • Friday
  • Meal Type:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Patio:
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General

  • Special Notes: We have a number of vegetarian options on our main menu! *Please note, we are open for lunch Fridays only. Open for Dinner Tuesdays thru Sundays. Find out more at www.pooritalian.com

Info

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

Appetizer 1

  • Appetizer 1: Conchiglione with Spinach and Ricotta: Classic combination of spinach and whole milk ricotta stuffed in conchiglioni pasta shells - Served with a creamy pesto sauce, topped with arugula (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros Riesling VQA – 2015 - $10 per glass

Appetizer 2

  • Appetizer 2: Panzanella (Bread) Salad: Organic vine ripened tomatoes, kosher salt, extra virgin olive oil with a hint of garlic, sweet onion, grapes, mixed organic greens with Tuscan bread in a red wine vinaigrette (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Lunessence Rosé VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Appetizer 3

  • Appetizer 3: Tortelloni with Chicken Pesto Brodo: (will substitute vegetable stock for vegetarian option) A lovely beginning to a sumptuous dinner. Light chicken broth with house-made four-cheese tortelloni - topped with a dollop of fresh basil pesto
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Lunessence Chardonnay VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Entree 1

  • Entree 1: Maccheroni Primavera: Fresh maccheroni with a mixed vegetable ragout – topped with shaved Grana Padano cheese (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros. Merlot VQA - 2013 - $10 per glass

Entree 2

  • Entree 2: Veal alla Pizzaiola: Finely sliced veal scallopini with crushed San Marzano tomato sauce, oregano, garlic, extra virgin olive oil with capers - served with roasted potatoes and seasonal vegetables
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros. Merlot VQA – 2013 - $10 per glass

Entree 3

  • Entree 3: West Coast Wild Salmon: Pacific Steelhead Salmon – grilled and served with lemon oregano aioli and Sicilian vegetable caponata (GF)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Lunessence Rosé VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Dessert 1

  • Dessert 1: Deconstructed Sicilian Cannoli: Cracked pastry shell with a dollop of lemon ricotta, garnished with chopped pistachio, fruit preserves and dark chocolate shavings - finished with Frangelico - chocolate syrup
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

Dessert 2

  • Dessert 2: Warm Apple Pie: Rustic apple tart, butter short crust, served with house-made vanilla gelato
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

Dessert 3

  • Dessert 3: Poor Italian Tiramisu: Mascarpone Crème Anglais, savoiardi biscotti, espresso & cocoa
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

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General

  • Special Notes: We have a number of vegetarian options on our main menu! *Please note, we are open for lunch Fridays only. Open for Dinner Tuesdays thru Sundays. Find out more at www.pooritalian.com

Info

  • Neighborhood: East Vancouver
  • Cuisine Type: Italian
  • Dinner Menu Price: $40
  • Lunch Menu Price: $40
  • Reservation Status: Accepting Reservations
  • Vegetarian Options Available:

Appetizer 1

  • Appetizer 1: Conchiglione pasta shells with Spinach and Ricotta Filling: Classic combination of spinach and whole milk ricotta stuffed in conchiglia pasta shells - Served with a creamy pesto sauce and topped with arugula (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros Riesling VQA – 2015 - $10 per glass

Appetizer 2

  • Appetizer 2: Panzanella (Bread) Salad: Organic vine ripened tomatoes, kosher salt, extra virgin olive oil with a hint of garlic, sweet onion, grapes, mixed organic greens with Tuscan bread in a red wine vinaigrette (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Lunessence Rosé VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Appetizer 3

  • Appetizer 3: Tortelloni with Chicken Pesto Brodo: (will substitute vegetable stock for vegetarian option) A lovely beginning to a sumptuous dinner. Light chicken broth with house-made four-cheese tortelloni - topped with a dollop of fresh basil pesto
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Lunessence Chardonnay VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Entree 1

  • Entree 1: Maccheroni Primavera: Fresh maccheroni with a mixed vegetable ragout – topped with shaved Grana Padano cheese (V)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros. Merlot VQA - 2013 - $10 per glass

Entree 2

  • Entree 2: Veal alla Pizzaiola: Finely sliced veal scallopini with crushed San Marzano tomato sauce, oregano, garlic, extra virgin olive oil with capers - served with roasted potatoes and seasonal vegetables
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Bartier Bros. Merlot VQA – 2013 - $10 per glass

Entree 3

  • Entree 3: West Coast Wild Salmon: Pacific Steelhead Salmon – grilled and served with lemon oregano aioli and Sicilian vegetable caponata (GF)
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing : Lunessence Rosé VQA - 2014 - $9 per glass

Dessert 1

  • Dessert 1: Deconstructed Sicilian Cannoli: Cracked pastry shell with a dollop of lemon ricotta, garnished with chopped pistachio, fruit preserves and dark chocolate shavings - finished with Frangelico - chocolate syrup
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing : Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

Dessert 2

  • Dessert 2: Warm Apple Pie: Rustic apple tart, butter short crust, served with house-made vanilla gelato
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing: Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

Dessert 3

  • Dessert 3: Poor Italian Tiramisu: Mascarpone Crème Anglais, savoiardi biscotti, espresso & cocoa
  • BC VQA Wine/Beverage Pairing : Inniskillin Riesling Ice Wine VQA - 2014 - $15 per glass

Info

  • Vegetarian Options Available:
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