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Little Italy

Jalan Haji Saman | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
+60 88-232 231
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (383 reviews)
“ravioli” (54 reviews)
“homemade pasta” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Jalan Haji Saman | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 1,137 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

With the plenty good review of this restaurant, we came here for dinner. Unfortunately the food is very salty.

Thank LTym
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has very authentic tasting Italian food. We have traveled extensively in Italy and the food here tastes better than much of it in Italy. The service is prompt and friendly. I would highly recommend eating here.

Thank BCsaralou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty Italian dishes with big crowds even on weekday nights. Staffs were really helpful and friendly. Food preparation was good and the taste did not disappoint all those hype. Parking around the area was a bit difficult, try to hail a cab/grabcar/uber. Do: - Try...More

Thank EmmeCY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined on strong recommendation of friends Excellent meal and service!! A must do in KK. Highly recommended !!

1  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is always full with peoples including tourist and locals. I recommended starter for the Aubergine Brochette, its delicious and its a cold spread combined with crunchy bread. Don't missed their mushroom soup.its really creamy and yummy. For the main course, you can give...More

2  Thank Eliza E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Food! Great People! Good Service! Never miss a time to Little Italy whenever I am in Kota Kinabalu. The pasta and pizza are great! Even though it is a full house, the services still remain good and the food is served fast. If you...More

1  Thank sching91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because of the reviews; The food was good but expensive for the quantity and quality. We found on the menu the price was changed to up (they just put a sticker with new price in all the dishes) and before the include...More

Thank Lucía C
littleitalyowner, Owner at Little Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lucia..juat to clarify on your statement...previously the government of Malaysia required restaurants to include in the menu price rhe 10% service charge and the 6% GST charge. With the recent announcement of the Government that the GST tax is annulled and set to 0%,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Malaysian Food is excellent but we thought we would try this as it had some good reviews. In summary this does Italian very well and has the tastes right. The desserts were particularly good. Service was fine, and ambience was a mix of Sabah with...More

1  Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wanna request Birthday song for my friends who got his birthday tonight and now they all eating there. Want to gv him suprise during their dinner, sadly the staff who are not helping just said they are busy. The girl pick up my call at...More

Thank Anis Iris A
littleitalyowner, Owner at Little Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anis, Sorry for the missunderatanding between you and our staff. I looked into the issue and you called the restaurant to ask the staff to sing a happy birthday song to somebody that was having dinner with us. Our staff informed you that we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Italian foods in the heartof KK. Wow mesmerizing. Pizza could be better Interms of the portions. Little expensive but tastes good and cozy atmosphere    

1  Thank Saravanan S
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Shikin S
6 December 2017|
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Response from littleitalyowner | Property representative |
Hi, to answer your question, all our meats and poultry are certified halal from the suppliers and as per import rules of the Malaysian Government, however the restaurant is not Halal certified as we sell Beers and Wines. We... More
Jennifer A
24 January 2017|
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Response from Gin323 | Reviewed this property |
You can Google "image" their menu image by key-ing in "little italy menu kota kinabalu"..
28 December 2016|
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Response from Jutisha | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry for the late response. Please check their website got their menu & prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Haji Saman | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 88-232 231
Dear Valued Customers Please Be Informed That The Restaurant Will Be Closed For Renovetions Feom 8th October To 22nd October 2012. Business Will Resume As Usual On 23rd October 2012. We Apologize For Any Inconvenience Caused. The Management Of Little Italy.
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