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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 02/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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Enjoy Italian grilled meats and exquisitely prepared seafood by the waterfront once again. Make your reservations in advance now! Featuring private and exclusive dining rooms, a charcuterie and cheese room and a wine cellar, Grissini offers hearty Italian creations. Look forward to premium meats and seafood along with a twist on classic favourites. Chef Antonio Cocozza infuses passion, dedication and finesse in his craft, whipping up delectable dishes from his hometown. An extensive selection of fine cold cuts are offered here, including mortadella and iberico de bellota just to name a few. It is a wonderful sight as well to see the chefs knead the pizza dough in front of guests. A standout
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Italian, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my wife was at Grissini (Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel) for the Omikase Lunch. The food is exquisite and well prepared. And the service was top notch (thank you Patrick). We will come back again, very soon. PS: The view is beautiful, too.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Set lunch is affordable, filling and pretty good. Will come again for sure. Highlights are the squid ink cracker, Lobster with homemade pasta and the best one is the beef. It’s able to get the Smokey flavors from herbs and spices which bring the flavors...to a different level.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch here was excellent. A lot of care and attention was put into the preparing and plating of the dishes. From the amuse bouche to the appetiser, to the main course, dessert and petit cinq (cos it was 5 items, not four) This was topped...by the warm, friendly and professional wait staff Patrick and Selina who shared with us in great detail what was being served. The star of the show for me was the chocolate tart. It was the best I have ever had. A thoroughly enjoyable experience. I hear they change their menu all the time so I look forward to all the yummy stuff Chef has planned.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Denise_Antoinette, Thank you for visiting us to try our omakase set lunch menu. We are very pleased to know that our service staffs Patrick and Selina was able to give a warm, friendly and professional service to you. Please do watch out for our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for our annivery celebration.. From the start to the end of the whole omakse course, it filled with burst of surprises in a good way succeedingly with each course served. The restaurant staff service is hospitable and the staff earnestly introduced each dishes...with much vigour. The dishes curated by Chef Kenny are impeccable and the quality fresh ingredients used for each courses complemented well. The texture, flavour, and aroma are all on point. At the end of the dinner, Chef Kenny is friendly and he came out to ask for our feedbacks and imparted some of his culinary knowledge from how to choose the best ingredients and all. My partner and I have an out of world dining experience. We will be back again for more!!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BackPacker450178, Thank you for choosing Grissini to celebrate another milestone in your married life. We are very delighted to know that our menu was able to win you over. Look out for more great menus coming up from Chef Kenny as we have a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

“Il Pollo” was truly the dark horse of our meal, with shatteringly crispy skin and succulent meat. Our server Patrick was also especially attentive, carefully explaining the intricacies of our dinner.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear limheather, We are very pleased to know that our Il Pollo has captivated your overall meal with us. Do try our newly launched omakase set menus on your next visit as it will surely exceed your last dining experience with us. Stay safe! Warm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do try the mushroom soup! Really rich and goes well with their freshly baked bread. The mains are very good as well! Steak was slightly charred (perfectly done in my opinion) and juicy! Both the rib eye and the tenderloin 👍🏻 Sea bass was also...very tasty. For dessert, do try their pistachio gelato and the fragole all’aceto balsamico!!! (Picture is of the Rib Eye!)More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andrawmeduh, Thank you very much for sharing this review together with a photo of your meal. We hope that you can come visit us again to try our omakase menus prepared by Chef Kenny. Stay safe! Warm Regards, Angelica Solis Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 15 July 2021

Had quite a nice lunch there today, with excellent service by Patrick and his female team member (sorry but did not get her name). They were both friendly yet professional in their dealings with customers, stopping by often to top up water or to check...on the meal. Foodwise, there were more hits than misses. The wife and I loved the burrata, which was light and fresh tasting, with its mini tomatoes, proscuitto and honey melon balls. The amuse bouche was also delightful. I loved the vongole, which was robust but not heavy in taste. The pasta was al dente and the clams super fresh. The wife had the risotto with foie gras ($10 supplement), and was delighted with the first few spoonfuls. However, she said she found it a little jelak or heavy going at the end of the dish. I tried a few spoonfuls and I liked it, though the crispy foie gras was a tad ununsual. My dessert of pistachio ice cream was a generous portion, and it was not too sweet, which was great. The biscuit crumble also gave a nice touch of texture. The missus did not fully enjoy the tiramisu ($6 supplement) with the amaretto as she felt it was super creamy and heavy and needed a touch more texture. The surroundings were a little dated, especially as we needed to come up from the carpark through the mall next door.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Orator11, Thank you very much for taking time to write us a review. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed the service provided by Patrick and his other female team member. We will surely let them know about your review so that...More

Reviewed 10 July 2021

Had a lunch “date” here with the teenage offspring and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The lunch set was very good value. We were served a small morsel of Parma ham and truffle cream as an amuse bouche accompanied with a generous bread basket that had 2...sticks of Grissini as a nod to the restaurant’s name. As a perfect first bite it certainly tickled our mouth for what was to come. Buratta with tricolor tomatoes looked and tasted of Italian summers. The star dish was Chef Kenny’s risotto with foie gras. Perfect al dente rice obviously cooked with the best stock and the unctuous balance of cheesy goodness stunned us into silence as we shoveled mouthfuls in. The meal was completed with a scoop of gelato served beautifully in a martini glass and a cup of good solid coffee. Service was friendly- the teenage offspring asked for something other than coffee or tea and was obliged with a glass of fresh sugar cane with lemon. It pleased him very much indeed. Mum, this is like fine dining, he cried! Did I mention the starched white table cloths, heavy fancy cutlery and river view? During this challenging time, it brought us an afternoon of happiness.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Angelica Solis, Other at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear cwklim, Thank you so much for this wonderful review. It felt like I was in your shoes that day with your very thorough explanation of your overall experience with the food and the service. We hope that it is not the last time that...More

Reviewed 2 May 2021 via mobile

Been years since we've been back to this iconic Italian venue. Surprisingly, it was very good. All antipastas were very good. Mains were good, except 2. Dessert were fine. Table service was excellent!More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Selina Solis, Guest Relations Manager at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2021

Dear Iandyeng8, Thank you for visiting us again and for leaving us a review. It is great to hear that you find our food to be very good. The whole team is working really hard to make everyone's experience a memorable one so do try...More

Reviewed 28 April 2021 via mobile

Had a wonderful time at Grissini, customer service was superb and food was great - was served by PatrickMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Selina Solis, Guest Relations Manager at Grissini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2021

Dear Rhhloh98, Thank you for your 5 star rating for Grissini. It is great to hear that you had a wonderful time with us and that you have enjoyed the food and service. Your kind compliment for Patrick will definitely be shared to him. We...More

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Grissini is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4