When Bettyboop invited us to try out some Italian foodz at Pasta Polo, we were like “Hmm”—jk we said yes right away. As if we ever had to think about whether or not to try a restaurant.
It’d been a looong time coming. About a month, to be exact. That’s how long it took to get reservations at Savio Volpe for a decent dinner time. To say we were hyped was an understatement.
After viewing this year’s winners in the Best of the Georgia Staight, Mell was surprised she’d never heard of Nightingale on the foodie wires. So curious, in fact, that she messaged Grace right away. “You down if I book us for some resos at this restaurant?” “Uh, YES. Is that even a question?”
Because we’d been missing not only Spanish but also Italian food, we felt it was time to relive our days in Florence and Rome today. We discovered that the Sardine Can is part of a Spanish-Italian group of restaurants in Vancouver—La Buca and Sorella are the other two restaurants in this group. Grace had a gift … Continue reading La Buca
We’d seen the new Trattoria on Kingsway in Burnaby a few times before, but never had a chance to try it. So when we got an invite to a foodie dinner there from Zomato, we were like HELL YA. Mell loves the shit out of one of their signature dishes, so we were excited to give … Continue reading Trattoria – YVRFoodies x Zomato
“Where should we go eat?” “What haven’t we had in a while?” “Pizza.” So that’s how this one happened. Kraeme graciously joined us because WHO DOESN’T LOVE PIZZA.
Mell and Grace look for the markets… and fail. They try again another day—and fill their bellies with some of the best seafood and desserts of the trip.
Mell and Grace have their first meal in Florence at La Cantinetta. ‘Twas excellent.
Mell and Grace and Chris do A-MAZING Italian food at Da Giggetto in Rome. Now you can enjoy them bitching about Vancouver’s Italian food.
Mell and Grace eat all the food in Rome, accompanied by friend, chef, and all-around awesome dude Chris.