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La Risata - Ampang

€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza
16 Persiaran Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 55000, Malaysia
+60 3-4252 6269
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza
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16 Persiaran Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 55000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to try the pizza based on favourable reviews. Really?! The crust was thin and soggy, tomato sauce almost non-existent. Sprinkled with chilli pepper flakes to add flavour - even those could not overcome the blandness. Wouldn't recommend. Service was nice and place was cute...More

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I frequent this place as it's close to where i love and work. Try their salmon ravioli and the porcini duck ravioli. Cant go wrong. Reasonable priced.

Thank Nur Suriya L
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Being around for many years, La Risata is still a very nice place to go with good service and delicious food.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for many years and the food is consistently good. Some of the waiters and waitresses have stayed on during this time and know their regulars by face and name. I get a great welcome every time I come here. The...More

Thank kim l
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This among the better Italian restaurants I had been to in KL, but the best though. Personally, the food is rather unremarkable although it tastes good. The decor is nice and ambiance feels 'rich'. The staff is friendly, helpful and attentive, while service is fast...More

Thank ykh_malaysia
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Went there for a quiet Saturday lunch. We sat outside under a fan and ate a pizza and salad with beer and water. Simple and tasty italian food. Lunchtime is quiet, but in the evenings all the eateries in this small street can be very...More

Thank Leomina
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We were there on a public holiday on Monday at 13:00. There was plenty of indoor seating available. Was lucky to get a public parking at the corner of another restaurant. Otherwise, there are limited spots as far as I can tell. Ordered bruschetta, pizza...More

Thank phik
Reviewed 28 May 2017

La Risata Ampang is a favourite of my family as it always has good food. The pizzas are awesome but my personal favourite is the ravioli.

Thank Fayyunus
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Unexpected nice food! Great pizza. Also tried the spicy seafood soup, so good....!!! Nice environment inside and outside. Very reasonable prices. Been already three times in a month!

Thank chrissamoustaka
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Reserved a table for 7 people for dinner. Yes, it's best to reserve as it gets crowded at night. Ordered spaghetti/ravioli/pizza/salad/lamb and beef steaks to share. Ordered alcohol as well. Total price was RM500 plus minus. Pizza was interesting and tasty as it has 5...More

Thank luluchan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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18:30 - 22:30
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18:30 - 22:30
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18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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
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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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