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Dining In The Dark KL

50A Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
+60 3-2110 0431
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (33 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50A Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 26 January 2013

This is the most fantastic dining experience both my partner and I have ever had! In a nutshell, you sit down for a three course meal in a room that is pitch black. You have a pre dinner drink and a coffee afterwards in the...More

Date of visit: January 2013
9  Thank Julia H
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Punto y aparte! Before & after. I heard of this place through TripAdvisor and had a scheduled reservation for the second day of stay at KL. I don't think I can do justice to how I felt, in words. Sounds cliché, but it's true! The...More

Date of visit: January 2013
9  Thank iamhuman0
Nicole_Pua_DID, Manager at Dining In The Dark KL, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2013

Dear Bharat, Thank you for such a wonderful review. Although it has been a long time ago, I must response. It took some time to figure out how to navigate around TripAdvisor using a Screenreader, but I got it finally! It is most encouraging and...More

Reviewed 23 January 2013

We couldn't get reservations around Christmas and finally got to go tonight. We brought our 2 kids (8 and 12) and all four of us had a fantastic experience. Darius was our server (the servers are visually impaired) and he not only brought us our...More

Date of visit: January 2013
10  Thank bazers
Reviewed 23 January 2013

I went to dining in the dark with 4 of my friends and had a great experience. I highly recommend this for folks who are willing to try things out of their comfort zone. The service was fabulous; we had a very funny waiter who...More

Date of visit: January 2013
9  Thank vagabond_traveller24
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Another conceptual restaurant hosted by celebrity chef Werner, its a emphatical experience of how a blind will eat in complete darkness. Same standard of food as el cerdo. It's suprising the gang of us manage to eat very neatly. A must-try experience !!!

Date of visit: November 2012
6  Thank limahkow
Reviewed 21 January 2013

If you want to try something completely different, try this restaurant. You are being surved by the blind. The staff is super friendly. It's really pitch dark and just eat with your fingers. Too hard with cutlery in the dark. Food is good, wine is...More

Date of visit: January 2013
7  Thank ralphenjos_v
Reviewed 19 January 2013

If you want to go for dining, and at the same time experience something very special, it is the thing to do: dining in the dark. Very special. As a restaurant I would rate it "very good", as an attraction "excellent". And you do not...More

7  Thank Ralphvanlavieren
Reviewed 18 January 2013 via mobile

This was a crazy experience! We kept waiting for our eyes to adjust! Awesome food and insanely friendly waiters...

7  Thank 3Rachel3
Reviewed 16 January 2013

I and 4 friends visited Dining In The Dark based on TripAdvisor reviews and had a great time - the atmosphere is awesome, the service is terrific, food is delicious. Don't want to reveal more details - you should visit and feel (not see, since...More

Date of visit: January 2013
8  Thank Tourist_from_far
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We went to this place based on the Trip Advisor ratings, and it was absolutely the right decision. If you're looking for something fascinating to do, this is the right place. The staff and management were wonderful and well-trained -- we had a great conversation...More

Date of visit: January 2013
8  Thank AMM757
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Questions & Answers
24 September 2018|
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Response from wernersk | Property representative |
Hi lani2989, now we serve our 4-course surprise menu at RM130+. =) You are welcome to visit our website for more information.
11 August 2018|
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Response from Mohamad Reaz A | Reviewed this property |
You won't be able to see your finger.
2 February 2018|
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Response from wernersk | Property representative |
Hi, we do not have basement parking. You can park at Hotel Soleil (located opposite our restaurant). The rate would be RM8.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50A Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2110 0431
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A restaurant in total darkness. A completely new sensory experience. Dining in The Dark KL, the very first of its kind in Malaysia.The optic nerve is overridden – your other senses take over. Every sound, every movement, every taste, every breath is an adventure!Thoughtfully designed and carefully prepared surprised menu fit for a fine dining—Starter, Soup, Main, Dessert—with varying flavours to give your palate a wonderful experience and your mind... an exciting challenge!
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