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Ciao Bella Restaurant

703 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L6, Canada
+1 604-230-9996
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ciao bella” (67 reviews)
“pasta” (101 reviews)
“tiramisu” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
703 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L6, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We ate here many times. Staff had a good knowledge of gluten-free which made the dining experience much better. Outside dining area was nice. Staff are brilliant.

Thank Sightsee401568
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I am saddened to hear of the location closing. I went for the half-price pasta with a few friends after cycling the park and it was just lovely. Such a lovely little Italian restaurant with a great ambience in the heart of the city. Was...More

Thank annaclarke98
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This comfortable, family run Italian restaurant has been a ‘go to’ spot for us for many years. The food is always excellent and is supported by a good selection of wines. We love the food and the attentive service!

Thank Susan Z
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This busy neighbourhood institution & tourist favourite is closing tonight. Known for their special pasta nights, special Salmon dinners, and piano music, with a covered patio it will be missed by many. I haven’t dined there for some time but sorry to see them go....More

Thank JULOfrVan
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Went there for dinner and they had half price off the pasta dishes for Monday and Tuesday. I had the penne carbonara. It was lovely. Free bread before you get your meal was a bonus. The staff are friendly and seem to have very good...More

Thank BrendonP_1987
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Great Salmon special meal and reasonable price. Friendly, attentive staff. Decent tiramisu to finish up with for desert.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Visited recently and the food was fine. My pasta was a little overcooked but it didn't detract from my enjoyment of the meal. Service was quick and friendly and the menu was set out in a clear and unfussy way. Would certainly visit again.

Thank Kill0ch
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Enjoyed our meal, good food. Even for our gluten free family members. Piano player was nice addition. Unfortunately the city has decided to tear this place down and build a high rise ;( They close at the end of September, unless they find another place....More

Thank lynnefromcanada
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I have been eating at Ciao Bella for many years, whenever I visit Vancouver. It is a small restaurant, but has an outside patio that is very pleasant. There is a piano player, but the entertainment is subtle and does not interfere with your dining...More

Thank WhyNotLeaveHome
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The staff presented the wine in a comfortable casual way which I love! The place was a low key but super Italian vibe. They architecture was really cool! I am now obsessed with their Pino Grigio. My new go to!

Thank 41brennaj
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Trisha M
28 September 2018|
Response from leightayl0r | Reviewed this property |
I really am very sorry but I didn't notice a handicapped restroom at the restaurant. I suggest that you call them directly.
Mary S
4 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2L6, Canada
  • Public Transportation: No 5 Robson street bus stops at Robson and Denman . Another close public transport stop is on Georgia and Denman.
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-230-9996
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For over 25 years, Ciao Bella has had the pleasure of serving fine, authentic Italian cuisine to patrons from both Vancouver and around the world. The romantic setting in Ciao Bella sets the mood for a delightful dining experience complete with live musicians playing Wednesday to Sunday every week, and heated patio all year long. Whether you are choosing from one of our 120 pasta combinations, our great selection of seafood, or our chicken, veal, or vegetarian dishes, we know you will appreciate both the fresh, quality ingredients, and also the fair prices. Don’t miss the chance to step into an authentic Italian dining experience with great food, service, and atmosphere. Buon appetito!
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