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Positano Risto

66 Bussorah Street, Singapore 199479, Singapore
+65 6292 1866
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (9 reviews)
“mac cheese” (8 reviews)
“lava cake” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
66 Bussorah Street, Singapore 199479, Singapore
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Positano Risto
1. Awesome Food!
"This was by far our favorite restaurant in Singapore"
LonghornProf
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2. Ultimate Value for Money
"price is extremely reasonable. I'd pay more for their quality of food!"
Imran K
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3. Exceptional Service!
"A restaurant can gain its crown by great service, great food"
Roberts69
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent food and good service too. We had ordered a variety of dishes - pizzas, risotto, ravioli, rice balls, chocolate brownie - each one better than the other. The thin crust pizzas are huge and not too cheesy. We will surely be coming back to...More

Thank Shubhra Jyotsna S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed May 6, 2018

My wife and I were surprised that such a small, out-of-the-way place would be rated so highly, but upon trying the food, we can see why. We are not Muslim, so we were a little apprehensive about a restaurant that places so much emphasis on...More

3  Thank LonghornProf
MdTahaHassan, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Dear LonghornProf, Thank you for taking the time to write this extensive lovely review, and to recommend Positano Risto! We are very humbled and honoured to learn that we are your favourite restaurant in Singapore, and that you think very highly of our food. Our...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went there with my wife to celebrate her birthday. Muhammad was very helpful in taking the booking via WhatsApp and arranging a surprise birthday dessert. Although they don’t serve alcoholic drinks we didn’t miss them and we can highly recommend the mocktails! We ordered the...More

Thank louislouis2015
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear louislouis2015, Thank you for this amazing 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! Happy Birthday once again to you wife! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your birthday celebration with us! Muhammad and our team at Positano are very passionate about what...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First visit here, recommended by a friend. The service itself started very splendid. Love how welcoming & friendly they were. Tried their squid ink pasta & i love it ! Im super fussy about food but this pasta is just savoury & tasted veryvery good....More

Thank jaisha2818
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear jaisha2818, Thank you for the amazing 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our Squid Ink Pasta! Did you know that we also have a Squid Ink Risotto, spiced to your taste for all you, Squid...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit 1 (November 2017): This restaurant came highly recommended. My director brought us there for a department lunch for the first time. I was impressed by the food, especially the Mac and Cheese ... delicious. That first experience was a good one ... that was...More

2  Thank PatrickTerenceLim
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Patrick Thank you for visiting us three times in our first month of operations last year. Appreciate the positive words about our food and service which obviously led to the repeat visits. What is very curious however is that you left no positive reviews...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a rare gem hidden at Bussorah street (bugis area). Excellent italian food with great service. Starters are delicious. Pizza is thin crusted and great flavour. Short ribs are tender and tasty. Tiramisu is heavenly. Definitely a must try if you are around there.More

Thank Joshua C
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joshua C, Thank you for your 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! We are so thrilled to heat that you enjoyed all our food from starters (our Nibbles) to pizzas, grills and desserts! All our dishes are made in house from scratch and we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was here today to celebrate a friend’s birthday. As there were 7 of us we were able to order lots to try. Our favorite were the pastas and pizza, soft shell crab linguine and squid ink pasta, crabmeat Mac & cheese and 4 seasons pizza....More

Thank Judy T
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ms Judy T, Thank you for your 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! Happy Birthday to your friend once again! Awesome choices of dishes! We would recommend trying our Super Supreme Calzone the next time you dine in! Thank you for your feedback on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was delicious. One of the best risotto I ate. Service was on time. Everything was very well presented and it had the feeling of the food was made with a lot of love. Well done!More

Thank Nusrat D
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nusrat D, Thank you for your 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our delicious food! Thank you for your kind compliments of our Risotto! Our Squid Ink Risotto is one of the new dishes our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was prompt. Food was delicious. Food presentation was appealing to the eye. The date pudding dessert is highly recommended. Muhammed Husein ( the person who served/ attended to us) was very friendly and efficient. Its Ladies Night on Thursdays so don't forget to...More

Thank tasbas5253
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear tasbas5253, Thank you for your kind 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! Thank you for your compliments on Muhammed, he is amazing and all our staff are very passionate about what we do! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our sticky...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly, highly recommend for some exquisite Italian dishes. We tried the bruschetta, mushroom risotto and chicken basil pesto pasta and all of the dishes were incredibly delicious and some of THE best Italian food we have ever eaten. You can taste the passion in every...More

Thank Tiffany C
MdTahaH1, Manager at Positano Risto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tiffany C, Thank you for your amazing 5 star recommendation of our restaurant! We are so humbled to hear that you absolutely loved our food, the owners and our service staff. Your compliments are a great moral boost to our team and we will...More

Nearby
Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
...More
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aayushagupta
October 20, 2018|
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Response from Joshua C | Reviewed this property |
If I am not wrong, I believe they do have vegetarian options as well.
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Judy T
October 9, 2018|
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Response from MdTahaH1 | Property representative |
Hi Judy T! Unfortunately, we do not allow food that are not halal certified in our establishment. We would however, love to celebrate with you and your friend with a complimentary birthday dessert from us! We hope you see... More
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Judy T
October 9, 2018|
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Response from MdTahaH1 | Property representative |
Hi! Unfortunately, we do not allow food that are not halal certified in our establishment. We would however, love to celebrate with you and your friend with a complimentary birthday dessert from us! We hope you see you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Bussorah Street, Singapore 199479, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Kampong Glam
  • Neighbourhood: Kampong Glam
  • Phone Number: +65 6292 1866
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Description
Singapore's only halal Italian restaurant in the Arab Street area. One that not only serves great food, but also a great experience, at value.
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