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12240 2nd Ave | Steveston Village, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8, Canada
+1 604-270-9252
11:30 - 22:00
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Vancouver Coast and Mountains, Canada
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Yes its true Paesano's has been closed since the summer of 2016. will miss many things about this tasty Italian option run by Satinder & Cece with the other awesome staff Mela, lizzi, Robin, etc His Cannelloni and other meat sauces were simply the best- and I have traveled a fair bit sampling along the way.

Thank NeggyRichmond_Canada
Richmond, Canada
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53 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

We went there for lunch for the last day of business. They sold the business to micro-brewery beer. They used to locate in a hidden spot of No. 3 Road and made a good choice to move to Steveston Village with a patio in the summer. We enjoyed their appertizers and pasta. I felt in love with their seafood spaghetti... More 

1 Thank Wendy L
Calgary, Canada
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183 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

One of my regular haunts, when I'm in Richmond. Very good food (including the best spaghetti I've ever had)...rushed, understaffed service...cramped and noisy seating...but still a high recommendation.

1 Thank ndsci
Ladner, Canada
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206 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

This is a wonderful spot that has operated for 35 years, but unfortunately, we discovered it will close permanently later this month (May 2016). Such a shame - every dish is wonderful, and the people are great. This time we had the Antipasti Platter to start, and it was the best I've had - included both hot and cold portions.... More 

Thank TannisRob
Saskatoon, Canada
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173 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The service is excellent (efficient and cheerful). The food is good but I've had better. The ravioli that I ordered, while it was good enough, did not compare to the ravioli that I had had a week earlier in Saskatoon. The problem was that the price seemed a bit high for what we actually received. Not that we were being... More 

Thank GuatadeLapis
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Paesano's always takes great care of our family. They were great making sure their linguine carbonara was peanut free (younger daughter has a peanut allergy), and even split the pasta between my two daughters, with a larger portion for my older one. The veal Milanese was crisp and well seasoned. The gnocchi was extremely tender, and there was a very... More 

Thank Jonathan H
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Too much expensive, too less food. We were there in 3 people and we order 3 dishes. One caprese salad , one lasagna and one chicken parmigiana . They taste good but it wasn't food enough for us. The drink is not refillable and they don't offer bread. The waitress was new and made a lot of mistakes. And in... More 

Thank Anita K
Richmond BC
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Went here for the Valentines Day special a 5 course meal with a complimentary glass of champagne (more like a 1/2 glass of sparkling wine one had to ask for!) The food and presentation were both disappointing at best. More like something that was thrown together to make profit from a special event. Bruschetta is the easiest thing to make... More 

Thank Mererid09
Hong Kong, China
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380 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

We started off with the Caesar Salad for two, I think this was good. I have to asked for some fresh ground pepper, but the dressing was good. The croutons were not made on the premisses. Next came the bruschetta, this was not what you might expect. It was like a pizza and it was not good. I was a... More 

Thank Derrick1230
Vancouver, Canada
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68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

We had lunch here. The total cost for 2, with no appies, dessert or alcohol: $49. Does this seem like too much money for mediocre Italian food? Especially when one of the meals was caprese salad and bread and the other a half a trout and some pasta in red sauce? You bet. The salad, typically including basil, had none... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12240 2nd Ave | Steveston Village, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > Steveston
  • Neighbourhood: Steveston
  • Phone Number: +1 604-270-9252
The Italian Restaurant in Richmond BC! At Paesano's Restaurant in Steveston all of our sauces and dressings are made in-house, bringing freshness and flavour to every dish. We relentlessly pursue quality! Shopping at the market daily for the freshest vegetables and finest ingredients to proudly create the exceptional menu items our restaurant is renowned for. We specialize in group events and parties. Ask us for more details of how to turn your special event into an evening to remember with our award winning restaurant, special event menus for the Richmond area.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?