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La Ghianda

2083 Alma St. | at 4th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #1,415 of 2,788 restaurants in Vancouver
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Downtown
Most recent review
- Jan 8, 2013
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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6 reviews from our community

66% Recommend
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

I had heard so much about this little deli and it's counterpart La Quercia that I decided I would finally check it out for take out. There was a limited menu....three options for each course. I decided to order the ciochetti bolognese and was sadly disappointed. It was bland, it was dry and it had ZERO flavour. It basically tasted... More

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36 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

A bit out of the way, but fresh baked bread and fresh sliced Italian cheeses and deli meats make this the perfect destination sandwich shop.

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Vancouver, Canada
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139 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Just a stones throw from La Quercia is their sit down Deli. Its a small space that fills quickly around dinner, so your best bet may be to plan take out. The menu is limited but always changing and boasts mouth watering specials and excellent variations on well known dishes. This time around I had stuffed roast pork with palenta... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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57 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

After we have read some good reviews about La Ghianda, I was curious to try it. It's a small italian cafe place. We had a good service. But, I was deceived by the menu with not a large variety of choice. Ok, if all is good, the variety is not a problem. But I was expected a nice pasta plate... More

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Kamloops, Canada
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23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

What a find! We were in Kits for lunch and called La Quercia to see if they were open. A lovely woman with an authentic Italian accent told us that they were not, but that their other restaurant, La Ghianda was. The four of us arrived just before the rush and were served promptly in this very small place with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

Very friendly and prompt service with specials changing daily. Excellent soup, panini and pasta selections. The deli offers many hot/cold take away options including dinner starting from 5pm.

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