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La Risata - Damansara

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128 Jalan Kasah | Medan Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
+60 3-2095 9572
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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113 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated my sister birthday here. Food and atmosphere was great. Everyone enyoyed themselves. The Salmon ravioli was superb.

Thank Putra K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family there during the last weekend of April . Initially I was not able to get a reservation due to large crowd on the labour day weekend. The staffs manning the restaurant are really awesome. On my second call they manage to find is a place. We had a good time. I wish to thank all the staffs... More 

Thank Anwar V
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Visited the place for lunch based on the positive recommendations. 2 of us ordered lamb pasta and a pizza. We watched as the lamb pasta sat on the service counter for over 5 minutes before someone brought it out to us. Stone cold and not appetizing at all. We were hungry so ate it but 20 minutes later we had... More 

Thank jaskl
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went there for a friend birthday dinner. Food from starters to dessert was very good. Must try a chocolate bomb. Service very attentive,reservation is a must. This place is full.

Thank Krisida I
Bemus Point, New York
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed salad, pizza, pasta and seafood with friends and local Tiger beer. Quaint atmosphere, family friendly. Good food; good times.

Thank johnnyfrank66
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My regular place for weekend time with friends. To say anything less about la risata in Medan Damansara is consistently good is the only words what justify their commitment. Chef kumar has been in the industry for a good 15 years and it shows. Food is always good, tasty, comforting and the price justifies what you order. Don't expect to... More 

Thank Rauzan
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319 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

While I wouldn't call the food here 100% authentic Italian, the menu is very good and full of comfort dishes. Pizzas are especially good. They also have an outlet in Ampang.

Thank The Yum L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant around 12.30pm and there were only 2 groups of customers in the restaurant.Service was great and food was awesome except for the Squid & Prawn Pasta in Black Ink(too salty)... and there were flies in the restaurant!We had to request for them to place candles on our tables.

Thank rabaah_roszini
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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80 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We went there for lunch......on a holiday, with 3 kids. Loved the food there. Would especially recommend the turkey ham pizza. Both our pizzas were yummy. The pasta was acceptable. The chocolate bomb was bittery sweet perfect. Will surely go back 🙂

Thank BornTraveller72
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This is mine, and my boyfriend's, go to for a fun food night out. The service is excellent, food is always yummy and dish prices are very reasonable. You must must must try the wagyu pizza. La Risata, keep up the quality. You've two fans in us.

Thank ElizabethKayN

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Jalan Kasah | Medan Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2095 9572
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 16 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 visit our website for contact details.

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