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La Risata - Ampang

16 Persiaran Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 55000, Malaysia
+60 3-4252 6269
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (28 reviews)
“porcini” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
16 Persiaran Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 55000, Malaysia
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Reviewed February 23, 2016

We just love coming here as the food is superb. The service is good, compliments to Joseph as he is always attentive and gives good food recommendations so that we can try a variety of Italian offerings. They also do monthly speciality dishes which, makes...More

1  Thank Jbelle118
Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

This is the place my family goes to for authentic Italian food. We like the wood-fired oven thin crust pizzas and pasta. There are many choices catering for all including the vegetarians. The chef's choice are good options too. The service is good and the...More

Thank Nadodi29
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I just love thin crust pizzas and the ones they serve are amazing. The atmosphere is nice, both outdoor and indoor seating. Don't forget to try their deserts. Superb. I would say it's one of the best Italian places in KL. Only one thing, I...More

Thank June W
Reviewed December 20, 2015

As an Italian eating in an Asian country on holiday its hard to want to eat Italian food especially when its not in your home town. I went here for my girlfriends birthday, and I can say its somewhere I would come again. The food...More

Thank XavierNQ
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

I had minestrone soup, calamari, and a salmon dish. Wife had escargot tart & crab meat linguini. Was ok, or fair, but no wow factor. The restaurant was reasonably full, and because we didn't reserve, we got a street side table for 2. Service is...More

3  Thank Gary-L8
Reviewed October 8, 2015

Two of us stopped here for pizza and salads, hoping we would have a good expereince based on the positive reviews (tripadvisor and other sites). The restaurant uses a wood-burning stove for pizza preparation so that alone should have given us a tastier pizza. We...More

1  Thank CPNY206
Reviewed September 11, 2015

On friday nights, my husband usually will want to eat out. La Risata is one of the few choices we always go. One is location, being near to where we live, the other one is food. Their interior looks rustic but has a cozy feel...More

1  Thank dibulee
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant was full and we turned up with 8 of us and no reservation. It took about 15 minutes to seat us, which is not bad. Most ordered pizza, but one of us had lamb shank and another had lasagne. General impression was that...More

1  Thank DaveThompson16
Reviewed September 7, 2015

We went as a party of 12 and got a long table by the corner. Lovely ambiance, setting was good and comfortable. Only down side was the playlist in the restaurant. It would be perfect if they played some soft piped italian music instead of...More

Thank beesiimm
Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

We went many times to this La Risata, one thing we have noticed that if you go in a group your ordered food never comes all at a time for every one. They serve one bye one rest guests has to wait and meantime others...More

1  Thank Mohammed R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Persiaran Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 55000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-4252 6269
  • E-mail
La Risata, meaning “the laughter” are two lively trattorias tucked away in the suburban areas of Ampang & Damansara. The unassuming décor & informal dining has won over diners from all around the neighbourhood for over 14 years. We are well known for our good variety of Italian dishes ranging from traditional wood-fired oven thin & crispy pizzas to pastas that exudes the very essence of Italian dining – rustic, hearty and good.Private dining area is also available for group parties.For more information on corporate or group parties, please contact visit our website.
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