- 1537 Commercial Drive
- Vancouver, BC V5L 3Y1
“The Drive” has evolved into an eclectic mix of new and old lifestyles while retaining its flavor as the “Little Italy” district of Greater Vancouver. After 33 years in business Arriva has become a Landmark on Commercial Drive and continues to satisfy palates from all over the world. Owner Paolo Frau provides a relaxed, homey atmosphere, where customers can enjoy sumptuous, authentic Italian cuisine. Using the freshest ingredients and traddtional Italian cooking all dishes are prepared fresh daily on the premises including the Gnocchi, sausages, pancetta, sauces, bread and desserts. Arriva goes that extra mile for those customers with special dietary needs and offers whole wheat pasta, a wide selection of vegetarian pasta dishes and gluten free choices. Arriva offers a extensive selection of Italian and International wines to complement every meal making Arriva the restaurant of choice for those seeking a traditional Italian environment with great food and outstanding service!
Dine Out Dinner MenuCuisine Type: Italian Dinner Menu Price: $35 Gluten-Free Options Available: Yes Neighborhood: Commercial Drive Vegetarian Options Available: Yes
AppetizersInsalata Mista mixed greens with fresh tomatoes (GF) (V)
orGamberi Piccanti Spicy Prawns (GF)
orGnochetti Sardi Al Sugo Di Carne Pasta with meat sauce and shavings of parmiggiano cheese or Butternut Squash and Red Lentil soup (GF) (V)
EntreesCannelloni stuffed with ricotta cheese and spinach in a tomato and cream sauce (V)
orLamb Ossobucco lamb shank cooked in the oven with fresh mint and white wine. Served with Saffron risotto
orChicken Piccata Chicken breast pan seared with white wine and lemon. Served with roast potatoes and vegetables (GF) or Sogliola Locale alla Mugnaia Local sole fillet pan seared with white wine lemon and capers (GF)
orSpumoni Ice cream
orBiscotti and Desert Wine
Special NotesSome restriction may apply. Please advise of any allergies.
Beverages, tax and gratuity are extra.