We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano

1448 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B7, Canada
+1 604-922-4719
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (31 reviews)
“minestrone” (3 reviews)
“ham” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1448 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B7, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (180)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great lunch last week at Carmelos, one of our North Shore favourites. Consistently good with great, welcoming staff and nice atmosphere. Look forward to dinner with family over the Holidays. Keep doing a great job Peter!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EconomistGuy
Reviewed 4 days ago

good italian food at good prices, friendly service and prompt attention. great place for a luncheon meeting for two.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VancouverGuest
Reviewed 4 days ago

Carmelo's has a long record of dining excellence in West Vancouver. Our dining experience on Sunday evening was simply exceptional . The food and service were both memorable highlights!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jim G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to celebrate at Carmelo’s (never having been disappointed on previous occasions). Service was swift and efficient and the food was delicious - nothing was left on our plates - a sure sign of truly good food. We chose veal piccata and pork medallions...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ven2ux
Reviewed October 27, 2018

A small restaurant with lots of atmosphere close to the ocean in Ambleside. Attentive service and white tablecloths add to the overall great experience.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pgwv
Reviewed October 22, 2018

It had been many years since we have gone to Carmelo’s. It was my husband’s turn to pick the restaurant for our evening out and when he suggested it I reminded him that we had gone there many years ago with friends and I did...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank vbrother
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

A fine restaurant indeed- to be visited and remembered. Restaurants are often assessed by their clientele and this one certainly has discerning customers. It shows in the rustic Trattoria kind of ambience backed up by authentic Italian food with visual appeal and great flavour. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ashoke2015
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurants I’ve been to. The pizza was delicious and cooked really well in their wood fired pizza oven. We walked in without booking, and upon seeing a full restaurant we expected to be turned away, but the host found some...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank V4357CUJoshuaC
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

If you want a great Italian dinner in a wonderful location this is the place. Excellent food and great service. We have been coming back here year after year and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael T
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Previously I did not eat here very often but now they are minestrone soup is a vegetarian – previously had chicken stock. Now I am happy to eat there more often. The minestrone is very good as is there margarita pizza. Different specials every day...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CrystalVancouver
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Travelodge Vancouver Lions Gate
531 reviews
2.34 km away
Grouse Inn
298 reviews
2.41 km away
Best Western Capilano Inn & Suites
553 reviews
2.49 km away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
437 reviews
2.53 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Savary Island Pie Company
128 reviews
.15 km away
Chez Michel Restaurant
47 reviews
.14 km away
Ginger & Soy - Traditional Chinese Cuisine Ltd
29 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
West Vancouver Seawall
280 reviews
.15 km away
Ambleside Park
160 reviews
.94 km away
West Vancouver Aquatic Centre
20 reviews
1.08 km away
Ferry Building Gallery
10 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carmelo's Ristorante Italiano staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1448 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B7, Canada
    (14th & 15th St.)
  • Public Transportation: Blue Bus Routes: Vancouver 250, 251, 252 Park Royal 253 Lynn Valley 255 UBC 258
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  West Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-922-4719
  • E-mail
Carmelo's has been the mainstay of Italian dining in West Vancouver for over twenty years. As fresh today as it was at the beginning. Carmelo's offers a cozy dining experience for all ages and tastes. Featuring a wood fired pizza oven to give you arguably the best pizza in Vancouver, pastas to make your mouth water and entrees ranging from fresh local seafood, lamb rack and numerous veal dishes. The fresh sheet is just that, fresh. The menu is not overly "fussy". Carmelo's is the comfort food place that the locals drop in for a bite to eat without hurting the budget.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing