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Antipasto Misto
Marinated cold appetizers
Tomato and Bocconcini
With virgin olive oil and fresh basil
Homemade dressing and asiago cheese
Mixed Greens
With virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar
Crab, roasted peppers, artichokes and cream
Spaghetti Al Ragu
Slow simmered meat sauce with chilli and herbs
Linguini Putanesca
Prawns, olives‏ and capers with a spicy tomato sauce
Spaghetti Con Vongole
Clams, garlic, white wine and olive oil
Spaghetti E Polpette
Veal and ricotta meatballs braised with tomato and red wine
Penne All Pomodoro
Rich tomato sauce with fresh basil, garlic and olive oil
Spaghetti Carbonnara
Pancetta bacon, egg yolk, black pepper and cream
Penne Michelangelo
Chicken, sundried tomatoes, peas and cream
Tortellini Gorgonzola
With bacon and creamy blue cheese sauce
Penne Con Salsicce
Italian sausage, roasted peppers and tomato sauce
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Chicken Livers
Pan fried with onions, sherry and sage on crostini
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Chicken Parmesan
Finished in the oven with a tomato sauce and mozzarella
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Veal Milanese
Cutlet with mushrooms, prosciutto cotto and mozzarella
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Pollo Picatta
Chicken breast scallopine with capers, white white and butter
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Pizza Margherita
Mozzarella, basil and tomato sauce
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Pizza Bianca Con Funghi
Shiitake and oyster mushrooms with olive oil and rosemary
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Smoked Salmon Pizza
With capers, cream cheese and mixed greens
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Chop Salad
Grilled chicken,‏ bacon, egg, avocado and blue cheese
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Grilled Prawn Salad
With peppers, zucchini and mixed greens
Gluten free potato gnocchi +4.00
Golden Beet Salad
With goat cheese, baby greens and candied walnuts
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They are open late till 11 pm. Our 1st time here and not a disappointment. We ordered 3 pasta dishes & 1 main entree. Everything was very good. Sometimes when you eat pasta, towards the middle of the meal, the pasta starts to taste the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank CherylC425
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The interior design is really charming. Especially the places in front of the windows are super nice! The waitress was friendly and the food was good. It's quite expensive compared to other places, I'd say. Still it's worth a visit!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank chrishJ7771TU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Vancouver please visit this fantastic Italian restaurant. Thanks to Tripadvisor I found this restaurant and booked ahead. As you approach the restaurant from the outisde it does not look much but as you walk up the stairs and go in you...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ANDYKWestYorks
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

For our first night in Vancouver, we went to Zeffirelli’s for dinner. The staff were very pleasant and we got a nice table next to the window. I had the special which was the squid ink linguini (pictured). I have had a lot of seafood...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mdh969
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you enjoy authentic homemade pasta and can actually taste the difference between mass produced store-bought pasta via wholesale pricing then this may not be the place for you. They don’t make any of their own pastas and because of that it only gets a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank NeggyRichmond_Canada
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

Went for a family dinner with a wide array of different meals. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meals and waitress helped us with an excellent choice of wine.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank GusGristle
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Zefferelli's is always a go to restaurant to celebrate anything, bring out of town guests or just a causal night out. Right in the heart of the action. Cant wait to go back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tiredmamma
Mike B, General Manager at Zefferelli's, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thank you for the great review. Glad to hear that you enjoy the restaurant. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Frequent this little restaurant whenever I come home. It's a great a little place downtown with amazing food. Quality and portions reflect process accurately. Service staff are pleasant, polite and full of personality. This great for couples and families. I highly recommend their beer salad,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Aziangypsy
Mike B, General Manager at Zefferelli's, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thanks for sharing your review with the TripAdvisor world. We really appreciate that. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 23, 2019

This is an attractive restaurant with a traditional, pasta-dominated Italian menu. The food is tasty and well-prepared Prices (for downtown Vancouver) are reasonable. The house wine is a bargain. The venue is on the second floor with no street exposure, so not so easy to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Mel S
Reviewed April 14, 2019

My wife and I enjoyed a great meal here on a recent getaway to Vancouver. We arrived a little early on a Sunday evening and were seated at a nice table overlooking Robson St. The bread and marinara appetizer was tasty but we were expecting...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Saskhomeboy
Mike B, General Manager at Zefferelli's, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Glad that you found us on your trip to Vancouver. We appreciate the kind words and we hope to see you again next time you visit Vancouver.

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Matt T
June 30, 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Hi Matt, as stated by one of our TripAdvisor followers, we have a gluten free potato gnocchi that we can substitute for any of our pasta dishes ( there is a surcharge ) as well as entrees that can accommodate a gluten free... More
October 9, 2017|
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Response from C4768MIpeterf | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for your question hopefully it worked with your table and you enjoyed it- sorry for not being able to help in this matter
July 20, 2017|
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Response from potomacfallsmom | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations but you would need to contact them directly.
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