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Italian Kitchen

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1037 Alberni Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V7V 3H6, Canada (Burrard)
11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Abbotsford, Canada
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I have been to Italian Kitchen and few times and the service is always great. It's nice to go for lunch in the summer since they can open up the sliding windows on the second level. Their lasagna is definitely worth trying. They have a vegetarian option for this as well!

Thank Harpk
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Meal: Pasta Platter…superb Atmosphere: Warm, great ambience, classy Service: Grazie Giovanni, i loved the attention and his expertise!

1 Thank Bernie G
White Rock, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I used to live in Toronto where we had our favourite Italian restaurant, Passione. The owner made all the difference there. We have moved in BC 8 years ago and had yet to find our 'Passione'. Eureka!!! We have had lots of delicious Italian food in other restaurants, however, it is the feeling of coming back home.... More 

1 Thank NathaliePThomas
Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my favorite Italian restaurant. It hits all the right spots with food , wine , creativity , ambience and service. I especially love the share platters of Pastas / meats / Appetizers.

Thank Gary S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the Friday special (pasta + wine for $12 before 3pm -- great deal!) and had a wonderful time. We got the linguine al pesto and spaghetti alla bolognese, and both were good. Head Chef Giovanni was incredibly kind, funny and welcoming, stopping at our table for multiple conversations about Italy, his life, and his experience in Canada.... More 

1 Thank Bijan M
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first time visiting Italian Kitchen and we tried it out because of good reviews. We weren't disappointed. The service was impeccable and excellent! Dishes we ordered were Crispy Fried Calamari, Garlic Bread, Pasta Platter, Proscuitto Pizza and Cheese Pizza from the kids menu. I have to say that all of them are superb and very tasty! Even... More 

Thank Maricres D
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with 2 children and both the food and service was great. Children's menu had lots of reasonably priced options, and the pasta dishes off the main menu were generous and delicious - well worth a visit!

Thank Lee-Ann706
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you feel like hearty, generously portioned, delicious Italian food in a modern and stylish setting then look no further than this wonderful local eatery. Our dinner was tasty and well presented and the service was outstanding. A shout out to our server John who was friendly, polite, efficient and helpful and even took the time to give us advice... More 

Thank Beachbabe71
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing workers and the food was amazing. The manager Dylan greeted us with excitement and some champagne to congratulate my girlfriend success in completing her coarse. (Thank you Dylan!) They were able to help set up the table with flowers i brought in before we came and had a nice dining table by the window. The food came out at... More 

Thank Eric Kc W
Gastonia, North Carolina
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101 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations for the Italian Kitchen at the recommendation of our hotel concierge. The restaurant has two floors and a "live" kitchen that is viewable on the first level. We were seated at the second level. The menu is diverse and offers a wide variety very authentic Italian dishes. From salads to main dishes to dessert, there are many... More 

Thank Brad F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1037 Alberni Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V7V 3H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 604-687-2858

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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