The Poor Italian Ristorante is an expression; an evolution of cuisines, menus, service and ambiance that characterizes the history of the Italian fine dining experience. Enjoy a relaxed evening of fine food in a tranquil environment and let our Chefs work wonders with local, fresh and sustainable ingredients in simple and flavourful combinations.
We bake all of our breads in... more
I always like this place. Fresh pastas, killer cannoli, diverse Italian menu with seafood, chicken, lamb... lots of stuff. Really nice, every changing list of specials. Hand-made local sausage and baked bread. Top notch service. Romantic setting with lots of wood and antiques. Tonight my cafe latte was a little on the cool side and the white bean soup was... more
After driving by for years, meaning to stop in, we finally ate here - and were very glad! To be honest, it doesn't look like much from the street, but once you're inside and above street level, the views out the large front windows are of trees and mountains, and the warm interior makes you feel right at home.
The Poor Italian is one of our favourite restaurants. The food is consistently fantastic with beautifully developed flavour. The wine list is expansive. The service is always impeccable, and if we are lucky, we are able to have Kamila as our server. She is wonderful and unforgettable.