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Pinchos Tapas Bar

18 Jalan Chankat Bukit Bintang, KL, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
03-21458482
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Ranked #16 of 2,337 restaurants in Kuala Lumpur
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: We serve authentic spanish tapas and pinchos
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: We serve authentic spanish tapas and pinchos
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This restaurant is located in Changkat Bukit Bintang and has great selection of tapas, and they all look so good. Went with friends and we ordered about 7 tapas and they were all great. One favourite has to be the sauteed mushroom. It was one of the best I have tried so far and would really go back there again... More

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Melbourne
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

It's a best tapas restaurant in Kuala Lumpur. The food was good a bit expensive but worth to pay. Service was really good. Manager is so friendly and knowledgeable I was alone and had a great time with him. He made me a espresso martini I can say the best espresso martini I've ever had. Will come back soon.

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Beijing, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Friendly manager and nice staff. good tapas, nice music. about the cocktail i was a bit disappointed. some of them was just so so. overall great experience.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Ask for food specials available from time to time. Friendly and attentive staff. But if you're looking for a quiet couple time than not that suitable. Can get too loud

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

A packed Friday night at Pinchos and the place was buzzing. Excellent service, drinks flowed freely and the tapas of a very high standard for an Asian Spanish restaurant. Prawns in a chilli garlic butter sauce were excellent. Loved the chorizo with crouton. Sardines on crispy toast were lovely as were the Spanish goats cheese and tomato. Bowls of paella... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

After reading many reviews on Tripadvisor I selected Pinchos for a gathering of a few friends meeting for the first time. The service was ok, atmosphere was pretty good but the food was disappointing especially after reading all the glowing reviews here. We ordered a cheese and ham platter, mushrooms, paella and a bread dish with ham and prawns to... More

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Utrecht
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely delicious tapas. I ordered to much but ended up eating it all! Recommended place for sure.

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Montegrotto Terme, Italy
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Tapas? Oh yes and really good, until now the best (Spanish) Tapas bar in Asia (better then in HK, BK or SIG). The only thing that they could improve, is that the ham should be cut thicker (by hand) and that the Pimientos did not have the proper salt (Maldon). Next month I'll be back in KL and Pinchos will... More

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Located in the heart of KL. Very convinent to stop and eat outside and take in the sights and watch the people who pass by. Food was of good quality and meals can be shared. However there are plenty of other eateries in the area.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Visited Pinchos as I wanted to try something new. This restaurant exceeded my expectations in every way. Excellent service, even received a masterclass in Gin - they have a great selection. I just had my favorite beer - Hoegaarden. They serve it in frozen glasses, ice cold just perfect. The cuisine is outstanding; enjoyed calamares very much! Bread served is... More

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