Humans invented Italian restaurants to provide a romantic environment for sipping wine, enjoying soft music, and declaring one’s love for spaghetti. Profess your love with this Groupon.
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$25 for a three-course lunch for two (up to a $64 value)
- Two antipastos
- Two entrees
- Two desserts<p>
$25 for $50 worth of Northern Italian food for dinner<p>
Cuisine hailing from the Liguria region includes antipasti such as steamed mussels ($12) and pasta entrees such as spaghettini with seafood ($18) and mushroom risotto ($16). House specialties include pan-seared salmon ($22) and osso bucco—braised veal shank served with saffron risotto ($25). Finish off your meal with a piece of tiramisu ($8) or a plate of three housemade gelatos ($8). View the full menu.<p>
With a menu that introduces traditional Italian fare to a modern culinary sensibility, Adesso Bistro's chefs have garnered acclaim from a host of publications including the Vancouver Courier and the Globe and Mail. "Adesso" translates to "now" in Italian, symbolizing the culinary artisans' commitment to turning fresh locally sourced and organic ingredients into vibrant plates that carry the flavours of Italy's northwestern coastal region Liguria. Known for its capital city of Genoa, the seafood-loving region is dotted with small towns that produce dynamic takes on Italian staples such as foccaccia, pesto, and calamari. Adesso's owners line its facade with lush vegetation and accent the dining room with dark wood tables and chairs. Servers bring imported and local wines to tables dotting the outdoor patio among neatly trimmed bushes and the sweet sounds of the eatery's three squirrel tenors.