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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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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
Favourite Italian in kl

Love the personal service that Giovani presents! The lobster pasta is to die for and perfect for sharing of 2 person. The tuna steak is delish!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Nisa H
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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

It was quite a disappointment with the wood fired pizza supposed to be really good according to comments from others We ordered pasta (Risotto I think)/ margarita pizza/ Hawaiian chicken pizza/ salad ... Pasta was actually pretty good although the portion is just simply too little ... Pizza? Needless to say, I expect much more, it's $ to $70 each... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Love the personal service that Giovani presents! The lobster pasta is to die for and perfect for sharing of 2 person. The tuna steak is delish!

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Singapore, Singapore
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

We got an indoor table. Nice ambience. We ordered the Eggplant Parmigiana..... Don't miss this dish. Normally I do not eat eggplant, but the EP at Sassorosso is excellent The service....... Perfect. Very efficient, very knowledgeable. A fine balance between "always present" and "faded into the background " Giovanni Koromilas the business owner came by our table and recommended some... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

If you love wines, and especially Italian wines, this is the place that won't miss your expectations. First, we were led to a secluded dining space for three of us. We picked a popular Italian red Amarone. And I got myself a special order - Gnocchi with White Truffle. It was a great dining experience with nice wine and taste.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Went for dinner with my wife and i found the whole experience amazing. We have been to several Italian restaurants across South East Asia, and in many of them you find a very close to Italy type of experience. However, in the case of Sassorosso, it exceeded our expectations, even for many restaurants in Italy. The place itself make you... More 

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PJ
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79 reviews 79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 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 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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15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
10 helpful votes 10 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
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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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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