Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Nicli Antica Pizzeria

I’ve been wanting to go to Nicli Antica Pizzeria for a while now, especially after I heard about their happy hour special (half off Margherita pizzas from 3-5). We walked in at around 4 and there weren’t many people inside which is to be expected on a Thursday afternoon. We sat down and asked if … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaway at Nicli Antica Pizzeria

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Addesso Bistro

Date Visited: June 21 2015 What I ate: Pizza ai funghi truffle fonduta 6/10 Very strong truffle flavour The pizza was not too soggy Definitely not a Neapolitan style pizza but morel like a flatbread style pizza Fritto misto di mare – crisp fried seafood, vegetables, lemon and parsley 5/10 The crispy fried seafood was … Continue reading Addesso Bistro

Finally! Dinner at Ask for Luigi

Date Visited: June 19 2015 What I ate: Chicken liver bruschetta and endive marmellata 8.5/10 Extremely creamy chicken liver with a strong liver kick Very rich but the endive marmellata balances it out perfectly The onions and garlic provide a sweetness to the dish All the ingredients are well balanced and divine Luigi’s meatballs 8/10 … Continue reading Finally! Dinner at Ask for Luigi

Giovane

Date Visited: January 1 2015 Address: 1038 Canada Pl  Vancouver, BC V6C2G8 Website: http://giovanecafe.com/ Type of Restaurant: Bakery, sandwich, delicatessen, Italian Price Range: $$ Recommended: Sugar Buns Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel. 10: … Continue reading Giovane

Bella Gelateria Yaletown

Date Visited: December 30 2014 Address: 1089 Marinaside Crescent Vancouver, BC Website: http://bellagelateria.com/ Type of Restaurant: Dessert, Italian, Gelato, Soup Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – service was okay, design was fancy Overall: 6.75/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: … Continue reading Bella Gelateria Yaletown

Mercante

Date Visited: November 27 2014 Address: 6488 University Blvd  Vancouver, BC Type of Restaurant: Italian, pizza, pasta Price Range: $ Overall: 6.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel. 10: Perfection. I could eat a morsel of … Continue reading Mercante

Anton’s Pasta Bar

Date Visited: November 11 2014 Address: 4260 East Hastings Burnaby, BC V5C2J6 Website: http://www.antonspastabar.com/ Type of Restaurant: Italian, Pasta, Wine Bar Price Range: $$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – comfortable Overall: 6.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge … Continue reading Anton’s Pasta Bar