Paliotti’s

Paliotti’s is an Italian restaurant with two locations in the Lower Mainland in Abbotsford and Maple Ridge. I had the pleasure of visiting the Maple Ridge location for dinner recently. Paliotti’s are family owned. The wife works at one location and her husband manages the other, how cute! We got some Caesars to start our…

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Pasta Lupino

Pasta Lupino is a laid back, Italian eatery in the heart of Whistler. Since Whistler is a tourist attraction, it can be hard to find a place to eat at that is both budget friendly and quality. That’s not the case at Pasta Lupino. Their prices are very reasonable considering they hand craft many of…

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Bella Gelateria (Yaletown location)

Bella Gelateria is Vancouver’s ever popular spot for gelato. Their gelato has won them international accolades. That’s a pretty big deal. That means they are making gelato that is on par and better than gelato in Italy, where gelato comes from. They have 2 locations in downtown Vancouver in Coal Harbour and Yaletown. The Coal…

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Via Tevere

I am such a huge fan of authentic Neapolitan pizza. I admire how passionate Italy is about their iconic dish. There are certain criteria set out by a Neapolitan Pizza Association (in collaboration with the Italian government) for a pizzeria to be certified as a true Neapolitan pizza maker. I fell for Via Tevere’s pizzas…

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Pagliacci’s

Pagliacci’s is an Italian restaurant in downtown Victoria. They are definitely a must eat in Victoria especially since they were featured on You Gotta Eat Here. Their pastas are handmade nearby on the island. Paglacci’s makes their complimentary bread, a delicious foccacia bread. Its salty and finger licking good. I could easily eat the whole…

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Cuckoo Trattoria & Pizzeria

Cuckoo Trattoria is an Italian restaurant on the grounds of the Old Country Market in Coombs, Vancouver Island. To see my post about the market, click here. All pastas and breads are handmade on site. All other ingredients are imported from Italy. We started with their soup of the night, which was a cauliflower parmesan…

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