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misterpeer Aug 31, 2010 06:32 PM

Whats your fav Italian Restaurant?

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    islandgirl RE: misterpeer Aug 31, 2010 07:29 PM


    In Vancouver, my new fav is Lupo. Also had great food at Cibo a little while ago.

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      misterpeer RE: islandgirl Aug 31, 2010 08:24 PM

      Sorry Yes in Vancouver

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        grayelf RE: misterpeer Aug 31, 2010 09:09 PM

        La Buca
        Trying Lupo on Friday for our 10th anniversary and hoping to add it to my short list :-)

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      selena03 RE: misterpeer Aug 31, 2010 10:44 PM

      My favorite is Lupo as well.

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        misterpeer RE: misterpeer Sep 4, 2010 05:54 PM

        Great thanks for your suggestions! has anyone tried Don Francesco Ristorante?

        Don Francesco Ristorante
        860 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6Z1X9, CA

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          selena03 RE: misterpeer Sep 4, 2010 10:16 PM

          Once for a large party that began with hors d'oeuvres, which ended up being the best part of the meal. The actual dinner was just ok and I would probably only go again as an invited guest and wouldn't choose to dine there myself. The service and staff however were very nice and professional.

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            betterthanbourdain RE: misterpeer Sep 6, 2010 08:19 PM

            they tend to cater to the tourist, out of towners and certain groups.
            the meal i had a few years wasnt too memorable. it wasnt bad just not worth the coinage.
            service can be good there. but 'selectively' good imho.

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              bigeaterjustin RE: betterthanbourdain Sep 7, 2010 08:58 AM

              Really like La Buca, and La quercia. To impress oot guests Il giardino, consistently some of the best Italian in the city

              La Buca Restaurant
              4025 MacDonald St, Vancouver, BC V6L2N8, CA

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