La Scala, Jalan Mayang KL

Named after Milan’s famed opera house, La Scala is every inch as grand and impressive as that iconic building in Italy. And the location should be no stranger to most KL-lites, as La Scala is situated where the old Il Lido used to be, right along Jalan Mayang, off Yap Kwan Seng in KL. Stepping […]

Prego @ The Westin KL

Accessible, unadorned, carefully rusticated Italian cooking is what we look forward to, and love the best about Prego. And when it comes to restaurants that serve good Italian food in KL, Prego, which means “welcome” in Italian, ranks high in our books. The quality and care that goes into the preparation of its menu, surfaces […]

Gattopardo, Singapore

CCFoodTravel were in Singapore for the #YourSingapore Live event, and decided to pay Gattopardo Singapore a visit … Ever since we met Chef Lino Sauro at Garibaldi last year, we were hooked on Sicilian cooking. Oh, and the Sicilian wines, what a pair.. what a combo. Well, since we were in Singapore for the #YourSingapore […]

Aria @ Damansara Heights

Aria serves some of the most affordable yet delectable Italian cuisine in Bukit Damansara. It has a cosy, friendly environment and its pasta and salad lunch buffet is the best value meal in town. Bruschetta Platter – Platter of tomato ,mushroom cream & smoked salmon bruschetta Aria comes across as a modern yet unpretentious place […]

Villa Danieli @ Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur has a new Chef – Chef Alessandro Graziosi


Word is out. Apparently, there is a new Italian Chef in town, Chef Alessandro Graziosi and he now heads the kitchen at Villa Danieli. That’s good news, for sure. But what’s even BETTER news, is that if you read on, till the end of the post, you stand to WIN dining vouchers, so you can […]

Verona Trattoria Section 17

We are back at Verona! This place now serves pork, and since our past experiences have always been good here, we were pretty sure that the latest grub offerings would be good too.(Read our past post here). Verona Trattoria has in its repertoire the casual home cooking style that might be called bistros or diners […]

Spasso Milano at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

We settle down to dinner at the spanking new Spasso Milano at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, and as we chat and enjoy the wine, the waiter places in front of my plate, an almost lethally large portion of Risotto Alla Milanese served as the classic Risotto and dressed generously with a fragrant aroma of Saffron. I […]

il Lido

Jalan Mayang, 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Singapore’s polished Italian restaurant, il Lido, which has been doing a brisk business since it opened in June 2010, in the Yap Kwan Seng neighbourhood, feels like a very familiar kind of place. And it should. We have been coming here regularly for close to a year now and the place still looks as swanky […]


Bangsar Village Shopping Centre, Bangsar Baru, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

We Heart Garibaldi! No, not Garibaldi the Italian military and political figure, but Garibaldi the restaurant. Kuala Lumpur’s march toward more elegant Italian restaurants continues at Garibaldi, a warm, trendy restaurant in Bangsar Village. Ah, but there are signs of potential greatness here. The pastas are incredibly fresh and of the highest quality; homemade spaghetti, […]

Spasso Milano

Spasso Milano is one of the newest additions to the never-ending list of Italian restaurants in Kuala Lumpur. This being the last week of the year and all, I am pretty happy to say that we found a cool new restaurant to add to our list of “likes”, thanks to Sean of Eat Drink KL, […]

ilLido Celebrates its Official Opening!

This has been one busy weekend, I tell you! A big congratulations to Lyla for hosting such a spectacular Launch of their lounge bar at ilLido, just last week. Picture this. Many shiny, happy people and celebrities milling about, set against the backdrop of KL’s iconic landmarks, Petronas Twin Towers and the KL Tower. Even […]

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