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Rosso at Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta Welcomes Italian Chef Gianfranco Pirrone

Rosso, the Italian restaurant and lounge at Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, presents its new Italian chef, Gianfranco Pirrone.

Chef Franco was born and raised in Sicily, Italy, where the beautiful landscape and natural beauty inspires the flavours and richness of all his culinary works.  Inspired by the region’s cultural and natural resources, this personable gentleman appreciates cooking creations with fresh, healthy ingredients.  He spent his childhood cooking with his parents and sibling, mastering the subtle art of seasoning and heritage recipes, which are now exquisitely presented in his signature dishes.

Aside from his traditional Sicilian influence, Chef Franco draws inspiration the fresh taste and balance of Italian flavours from other regions where he implemented each of his dishes.  The chef takes delight in tailoring dishes to guest preferences.

Delve in Chef Franco’s delectable Italian culinary delights, along with the extensive selection of wines or cocktails, mocktails and various alcoholic beverage creations available at Rosso.

Rosso is open for lunch from noon to 2:30 p.m. and for dinner from 6 to 10:30 p.m.  The lounge opens from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and from 5:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.  For reservations and information, please call (62 21) 2922 9999 or access the website at

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, an iconic flagship brand of the Shangri-La Group, currently operates over 80 deluxe hotels and resorts with a room inventory of over 35,000. Renowned for its distinctive Asian hospitality, the Company has properties in destinations of Australia, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Taiwan, Fiji, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group’s award-winning Golden Circle loyalty programme extends to all properties of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts worldwide. For more information, visit

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