There are a lot of good date night ideas in Vancouver, but sometimes it's the classics that really deliver. What could be more romantic than a night out with your significant other and some cozy conversation over a heaping plate of pasta? We've brought together the 6 best Vancouver pasta places to bring a date to so that one day they might love you as much as they love pasta.
While you're out enjoying your pasta dinner, don't be shy about asking for more parmesan cheese. Chances are, your date wouldn't mind some, too! These are the six best places to go for authentic Italian eats and updated Italian classics:
Address: 631 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC V5L 3W3
Why you need to go: You'll feel like you're in an old-school Italian eatery in NYC at Pepino's and their massive servings will put a smile on the face of any pasta lover.
Address: 615 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC V5T 3K5
Why you need to go: This sophisticated East Vancouver spot is serving Italian flavours (especially on their all-Italian wine list!) with locally-sourced ingredients.
Address: 1037 Denman St, Vancouver, BC, V6G 2M4
Why you need to go: The fab 70's-inspired interiors make eating here a real journey! They make some of the best pasta and tasty Italian appetizers in the city.
Why you need to go: Nook is a hidden gem in each if its neighbourhoods and it's always filled with locals looking to fill up on comforting Italian foods!
Ask For Luigi
Address: 305 Alexander St, Vancouver, BC V6A 1C4
Why you need to go: This tiny, adorable dining room will make a big impression on your pasta-loving date. Their unusual take on classic Italian dishes will leave you wanting more.
Address: Riley Park, 4811 Main St, Vancouver, BC V5V 3R9 and Downtown, 350 W Pender St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1T1
Why you need to go: Everyone who loves good pasta will love it here at Autostrada where they can back up their pasta with a full menu of delicious Italian eats both new and classic.