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Dewakan Restaurant

Jalan Kontraktor U1/14 | KDU University College, Shah Alam 40150, Malaysia
+60 3-5565 0767
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Asian, Malaysian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Jalan Kontraktor U1/14 | KDU University College, Shah Alam 40150, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday

fusion food.. east meets west. using all the local herbs and spices to produce fine dining atmosphere. amazing and impressive. location could be better but it is nice to leave the city area for such a treat. well worth a try... well done chefs! keep...More

Thank macnetto
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dewakan brings world-class fine dining to a restaurant in the middle of nowhere (in Glenmarie). Some may scoff at its high price, but think of it like paying for a concerto in your mouth. Dewakan takes Malaysian ingredients and local flavours and presents it in...More

Thank KyraTaylor
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Many Europeans find the traditional Malaysian Cuisine challenging, with blachang , ikan bilis and fiery sambals. However at the Dewakan you will experience a startling transformation ! The chef has worked in Denmark at Noma, regarded by many as the best restaurant in the world...More

1  Thank etsija
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Let me go straight to the point. We went here mid October and tried Dewakan's 17 course menu, one regular and one vegetarian (available upon request when you make your reservation). They dealt with the vegetarian request so, so well. The kitchen created completely new...More

1  Thank anirak83
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Yes it's not on the beaten track but well worth finding. This chef is a genius at combining flavours in creative ways. Presentation & service were also 1st rate. If you're in KL & looking for amazing cuisine seek this place out.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Enjoyed every course served with great service. I was one happy birthday girl. It was exciting to wait and see how each dish was served, and all were creatively made. Completely different from anything I have ever eaten before, and would definitely love to go...More

Thank MiaSurin
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had the 17-course menu and loved every course. The dishes were beautifully made up and each had delicate flavours. It was great to experience a combination of real western fine dining (finally, a restaurant that gets it) combined with Asian flavours and ingredients. Service...More

Thank Katinka v
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We have such lovely dining experience there and feel really proud to have such good quality fine dining in Malaysia. We love how they tweaked the local ingredients in every single dish they served even for the cake we separately ordered for our friend (we...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Dewakan can easily beat some of the Michelin starred restaurants hands down. Chef Darren's creativity with local ingredients, whilst staying true to his Asian roots and elevation in the composition of both in every single dish is remarkable to say the least. Don't skimp or...More

1  Thank Jo-Lyn L
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Dewakan location is quite far away from the city, situated near a KDU university. Even though its a hassled to get to it is definitely worth a try ! The restaurant is modern and has a nice lounge adjacent to the dining area which makes...More

1  Thank JohnTYC07
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Laksamana A
1 November 2016|
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Response from mrhcc | Reviewed this property |
A 10 course dinner cost RM240 per pax while a 5 course dinner is approximately RM 180 per pax
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roshida a
8 September 2015|
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Response from Lyn D | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I am not sure about that. Best to check with the restaurant manager directly. They are contactable via email or telephone.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$47 - US$60
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Kontraktor U1/14 | KDU University College, Shah Alam 40150, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Selangor  >  Petaling District  >  Shah Alam
  • Phone Number: +60 3-5565 0767
  • E-mail
Description
Dewakan is a name from two Malay words. "Dewa", the Malay word for god and "Makan" which means to eat or just simply; food. To us Dewakan means food from God, and as a restaurant we want to honour the bounty and the blessing given to our land. We want to connect the ingredients from our seas, farms, mountains and jungles to a canvas that is our plate in the most interesting way we know how.
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