Charming food lovers the Italian way

If you think that Little Italy serves little portions of food, think again! The portions here are European standard and that means huge by Asian standard. That however, is not the main reason this family-run business in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah is famous for; patrons come here for the authentic taste of their range of food, all freshly prepared daily.


Located on the ground floor of Capital Hotel, the happening place in the city, this restaurant is a must place for locals to bring their foreign visitors and also the generally preferred place for many tourists. The cozy atmosphere inside makes conversations here a pleasure for everyone as spaces in-between tables are comfortably wide for easy passage as well as privacy.


Choose from a variety of fresh salads to start your meal while waiting for your main course to arrive. Frequent customers here always go for the daily fresh pastas where you can pick from the fifteen choices available. Each is a generous serving of home-made original recipe pasta that comes piping hot and just melts in the mouth.


As Italy is synonymous with pizzas, Little Italy is the place to go for original Italian pizza. A stone stove is used to bake these pizzas to give each that crispy edges and savoury melted cheese flavour that can only come from such a stove. As usual, the toppings are for you to imagine and choose from for your own special pizza every time you order pizza here!


Grilled lamb chops or beef fillet in mushroom sauce are among the main courses that will never fail to impress your clients or customers when you bring them here for dinner. The large portions certainly make their eyes widen in anticipation of the meal while the freshly made sauces, further accentuate the taste of the meals. In fact, Little Italy had been awarded by the Sabah Tourism Board for their authentic style dishes and is a pride of the city, a place where food lovers will find pleasure choices, portions and taste.


Plan your next trip to Kota Kinabalu with a stopover at Little Italy with your friends or tour group and sample these array of delightful dishes with authentic Italian touch. With the upcoming holiday season it will be a better idea to make your reservations so as to avoid disappointing wait when you arrive. You know you have come to the house of home cooking in Little Italy!