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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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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tongue” (13 reviews)
“soups” (25 reviews)
“total darkness” (75 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
50A Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a total sensory experience. Unfortunately I dropped half my food on the table or floor. The service is excellent but the menu could be improved. Some of the dishes could be simplified to make it easier to eat and comprehend what you are...More

Thank Hooksan13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I started off feeling very nervous. When I read reviews that it was dark in there. Dark means dark. You literally are in pitch black with not a single trace of light. At first I felt a little nauseous but after ten minutes of getting...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 4 days ago

The meal was absolutely incredible. I had the vegetarian option and was served a 14 course meal in 4 different stages. Of course it was a bit scary to be in the restaurant at first but after a while it was exciting and comfortable. Our...More

Thank Lovisa L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Simply one of the most amazing dining and sensory experiences you can have. Having taken my girlfriend there,we were both blown away by the service. I admittedly assumed the food would be subpar and the whole thing rather gimmicky, however i was pleasantly surprised. The...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm a person that afraid of the dark but, when I'm inside, and i hear voices of everyone surrounding me, i feel comfortable with the dark. So it is not as scary as i first taught it was. The food arrangement is quite good as...More

Thank Tien Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dining in the dark was an extraordinary experience! Totally black. I couldn't watch anything . I noticed that I could smell fragrances. And every dish was also so delicious, We had to guess what each dish contained. We were delighted at the end of the...More

Thank 923kazun
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant offers a really interesting dining experience. Eating in pitch darkness, with your phone locked in a cabinet (so you can't use it for light) makes for a really great opportunity to experience what life might be like if you were visually impaired. The...More

Thank df86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an Amazing experience and so meaningful in a way. Learned to really taste my food, touch and feel it and go with the flow. I'm a picky eater but after this I learned to try everything. Beside the experience they have amazing staffs and...More

Thank Melika K
WernersGroup, Public Relations Manager at Dining In The Dark KL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Melika K, thank you for the love and support! It was our pleasure to serve you. Looking forward to seeing you again! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a must try experience. While I didn't love some of the foods, I am a self proclaimed picky eater and not eating with my eyes got me out of my comfort zone and I was surprised at the end when I saw the menu...More

Thank RockPaperHairDesigns
WernersGroup, Public Relations Manager at Dining In The Dark KL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi RockPaperHairDesigns, thank you for the love and support! It was our pleasure to serve you. Looking forward to seeing you again! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dining in the Dark..really it was pitch black, can't see anything, but we managed and had lots of fun, excellent service by all the staff. Very friendly atmosphere.Try it out to open your senses.

Thank jacklin r
WernersGroup, Public Relations Manager at Dining In The Dark KL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi jacklin r, thank you for the love and support! It was our pleasure to serve you. Looking forward to seeing you again! :)

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Questions & Answers
Martini M
28 March 2017|
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Response from WernersGroup | Property representative |
Hello FM0302, Finding your way to the washroom during dinner is no problem. Our waiter/ guide will escort you towards the (illuminated) reception area from which you can make your way by yourself to the toilet area. Upon... More
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joie922
15 March 2017|
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Response from WernersGroup | Property representative |
Hi there, We serve 4-course dinner in a session, in which each course comes with 3-5 types of dishes that are enough to taste and be full. Indeed, it is a pitch dark dining session. Our minimum age to enter is set at 12... More
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Lisa H
13 March 2017|
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Response from WernersGroup | Property representative |
Hi there, the dining session would typically last about 90 minutes. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
18:00 - 21:30
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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Description
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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