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Sassorosso

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Italian, Wine Bar
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9 Lorong Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia
03-21666428
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good wines, rather average fare.

We dropped by at the restaurant after I had an opportunity to have enjoyed their set lunch on a business meeting and thought the food was decent enough to warrant a dinner. Besides I did not partake during lunch so it was a chance to check out their wines as well. The restaurant is located in a... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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PJ
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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PJ
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We dropped by at the restaurant after I had an opportunity to have enjoyed their set lunch on a business meeting and thought the food was decent enough to warrant a dinner. Besides I did not partake during lunch so it was a chance to check out their wines as well. The restaurant is located in a formerly residential area... More 

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Sassorosso, Owner at Sassorosso, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We thank you for taking your time and commenting on your experience with Sassorosso restaurant. Your set lunch and wines’ appraisal is very much appreciated. Coming to the car parking space, it is very good that you mentioned that the roads are filled with the cars. Hence the car parking and security service allows our patrons to... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

After two weeks of Malaysian food, I wanted something closer to home. Loved the appetizers platter and the oven-baked pizza. Great service to, nice chatting to you, Giovanni.

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Ampang, Malaysia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

The food and drinks served here were excellent and I have no adverse comment to make on this. I would have preferred to dine out on the patio which looked beautiful and relaxing but it was an unusually warm night, so we chose to go indoors and took one of the tables among a fairly large crowd. The atmosphere here... More 

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Sassorosso, Owner at Sassorosso, responded to this review

Dear Madame, We are really glad you found the dinner truly enjoyable – I am sure you agree that prices, which are clearly stated on our menus and drinks list, are actually in line with the quality of our dishes. On the parking fee, this is kept in full by the security company. Sassorosso (and all the other restaurants along... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Overcooked fish, rm150 corkage spoiled my dinner. To charge this much corkage, I'd expect good glasses and educated service - neither was on offer. I have eaten here before, quality is in consistent so it depends on your luck

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Sassorosso, Owner at Sassorosso, responded to this review

Dear Sir, At Sassorosso we have been selecting and importing our own wines for over 8 years – we carry a range of 200 different Italian labels, from the classics to the unusual. We strive to provide our guests with a choice that matches our menus – and any budget, starting at RM 98. Corkage prices are clearly stated on... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A gem of an Italian restaurant. The Sicilian chef creates some wonderful dishes and desserts. Couldn't fault the food and service quality. Authentic pizzas, seafood spaghetti crammed with seafood and an amazing creme brûlée. Definitely will come regularly.

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Taiwan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

we ordered Squid Ink Tagliatele and Taleggio risotto. Both were well prepared and we enjoyed our meal. The service is good enough but some waiters are obviously very new or untrained.

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Kuala Lumpur
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The restaurant has very nice setting and service is really good. Food is good quality but I found that the prices are a bit high.

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Hamburg, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I am the nightmare of any chef and only go to restaurants where I can talk to the chef. I have a very long list of food I can not eat. Once I find a good restaurant I keep a relationship if possible and come on a regular basis. 2 months ago on my first visit I presented my list,... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Was at Sasso last night. Been there many times but last night's meal was the best ever I have had there. We begun with a Moët. As fresh French oysters were just flown in from Able, Britanny, we ordered that to begin with. Huge succulent oysters; fresh, bitty and silky - when you put that piece in your mouth, you... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Very nice setting for a fine dinner, authentic Italian food, impeccable service and friendly ownership, all this in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Definitely worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Lorong Yap Kwan Seng, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: 03-21666428

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  • Cuisine: Italian, Wine Bar

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