- 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!
Dinner MenuPrice for this Menu: $40 Cuisine Type: Italian Neighborhood: Commercial Drive Reservation Status: Accepting Reservations Gluten-Free Options Available: Yes Vegetarian Options Available: Yes
AppetizersInsalata mista (mixed greens and fresh tomatoes in a balsamic extra virgin olive oil dressing) (GF) (V)
orGamberi Piccanti (prawns sautéed with garlic, white wine and chili peppers) (GF)
orPennette smoke salmon in a vodka tomato cream sauce /OR/ Minestrone Genovese (vegetable soup with pesto) (GF) (V)
EntreesLamb Ossobucco (braised lamb shank with figs)
orFresh Trout Fillet (pan seared with white wine, capers and lemon) (GF)
orChicken Marsala (chicken breast pan seared with marsala wine) (GF) /OR/ Four Cheese Ravioli (ravioli stuffed with four cheeses in a creamy pesto sauce with shavings of pecorino) (V)
orSpumoni ice cream
orBiscotti and moscato wine
Special NotesSome restrictions may apply. Please advise of any allergies.
Beverages, tax and gratuity are extra.