One of the most asked questions among Malaysian friends is undeniable, “Where are we going to eat?” Time and time again it’s a never-ending squabble that ends up pulling up to your regular spot. But that’s where this list comes in handy! This is the only guide by Glitz that you need to find the best restaurants in Damansara Heights for family night or a girl’s fun night out!
Best Restaurants in Damansara Heights
It’s difficult to resist the impulse to take a seat and place an order as soon as you pass Aliyaa. The aromas alone are enough to make you salivate. Customers rave about the lamb varuval, appam, mutton bone peratal, and crab curry served at the restaurant, which specialises in Sri Lankan cuisine. Even on weekdays, it may get rather crowded, so make a reservation to prevent disappointment.
|Address||No 48 G&M, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 12pm – 11pm|
|Contact||+6017 883 3738|
2. Gin Rik Sha
Gin Rik Sha, located in Plaza Damansara, has been serving delicious Indian meals with a contemporary touch for quite some time. Kerala prawns, panipuri, cranberry cream cheese nibbles, and lamb ribs are all must-tries. They also provide ‘Gin O’Clock’ happy hours, during which you can get a G&T for roughly RM12 and other beverages including wine, beer, tequila, and whiskey.
|Address||37, Ground Floor, Plaza Damansara, Jalan Medan Setia 1,, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Tuesday to Friday: 4pm – 12am|
Weekend: 12pm – 12am
|Contact||+6019 283 3291|
3. Chateau Dionne KL
|Address||24G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Monday to Saturday: 12pm – 10pm|
|Contact||Call 018-318 8199|
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Do you have a proposal planned or a beautiful girls’ night out planned? This year-old French fine dining restaurant creates the ideal atmosphere for a special event. You may order wagyu beef cheek bourguignon, duck breast mille-feuille with foie gras, and other main dishes, as well as desserts, as of course meals or individual main courses. If you prefer an afternoon date, they’re also available for lunch on weekdays!
4. Zum Stammtisch German Restaurant & Bar
Zum Stammtisch, a German restaurant selling everything from pig knuckle and sausages to mussels, hog ribs, and other German specialities, has a peaceful ambience. If you’re unsure what to have, the restaurant’s manager is quite nice and willing to offer suggestions! Outside in front of the restaurant, there are tables that are just as cosy as the ones inside.
|Address||18-G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 12pm – 12am|
|Contact||Call 019-283 3291|
+6019 283 3291
5. Meat The Porkers
Meat The Porkers comes from the same people that brought you Fierce Curry House and the famed siew yoke biryani. Their tandoori pork ribs, spicy mutton with naan crisps, and butter chicken are among our favourites. Don’t be put off by the fact that they have vegetarian alternatives! If you’re organising a reunion, birthday party, or anniversary celebration and want a bit more solitude, you may reserve an air-conditioned room ahead of time.
|Address||9M, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Wednesday to Monday: 11.30am – 10pm|
|Contact||+6019 987 1945|
Jhann, a high-end Indian restaurant in Malaysia providing authentic North Indian food, is tucked away in Bukit Damansara. If you don’t want your meal to be too hot, this is the spot for you. With chequered carpets, showpiece items, and gold accents, Jhann has an opulent environment.
In reality, the restaurant’s design was inspired by the Kardashian family’s home, which explains the lavish decor. But it’s not just the interior that’s remarkable; it’s also the cuisine. Every meal is presented in the most beautiful way possible and exceeds expectations in terms of flavour.
|Address||6, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 12am – 12pm|
|Contact||+6016 409 9219|
7. Yakiniku Great
Yakiniku Great, based in Utsunomiya, Japan, established its first franchise in Malaysia in April and has already earned excellent reviews for its meals. It specialises in rare Japanese wagyu beef cuts that, according to some, melt in the tongue and are well worth the money, especially for a special occasion. They sell omakase packages that include five to seven distinct wagyu beef cuts, allowing you to sample a variety of cuts all at once. There are also unique sauces produced in-house by their chefs that you won’t find anywhere else.
|Address||G-02-01, Republik, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Wilayah Persekutuan, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Tuesday to Sunday: 6pm – 11pm |
Frangipaani, a premium restaurant in The Republik, has been serving outstanding Indian cuisine since 2019. With a grand piano in the middle of the restaurant and live music on weekends, the room is supposed to seem like a sophisticated British colonial manor. You may also dine outside while sipping cocktails on the open-air terrace. Their mango fish curry, panipuri, and deep-fried prawns are all delicious.
|Address||The Republik, Lot No.M.03, Mezzanine Floor, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 10:30am – 11pm|
|Contact||Call 03-2011 0030|
Blonde, an elegant restaurant housed in The Republik that had lengthy lines of enthusiastic diners just weeks after opening, was particularly prevalent when it initially debuted. They are part of the Serai Group and serve Western and Asian fusion dishes, as well as their distinctive deconstructed pavlova.
|Address||G.03A, Republik, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 10.30am – 10pm|
|Contact||Call 03-2011 6070|
Cata’s Spanish, French, and Italian specialties offer Mediterranean flavours to KL. This quaint European-style restaurant offers hot and cold tapas, wood-fired pizzas, pastas, and a cheese platter, among other delectable options. They also feature an extensive wine and beverage menu.
|Address||Plaza Damansara, 50-G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 10am – 10pm|
|Contact||Call 03-2011 8587|
11. Farm To Plate
Farm To Plate is a distinctively named restaurant in Damansara Kim with a rural cuisine and bar. It is primarily renowned for its substantial meal and Iberico Ribs specialties. The dinners are prepared in a family-style format, so you can enjoy the deliciousness with your dear ones. Other delectable options are Mushroom Truffle Pizza, Naan With Iberico Pork, and Grilled Iberico Jowl.
|Address||4, Jalan SS 20/10 Damansara Kim, Petaling Jaya, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 12pm – 3pm, 5pm – 10pm|
|Contact||Call 03-7732 9552|
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12. Humble Chef Malaysia
Simple Chef Malaysia is a humble restaurant with a contemporary and visually pleasant atmosphere, excellent for those who enjoy graphics. For a more enjoyable meal experience, stop by the Humble for amazing flavours of western cuisines including Mac & Cheese and Pesto Lamb. To create your own meal, you can use any meat of your choice, including chicken, spicy tuna, beef, and lamb.
|Address||Lot LB3, Jln PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47820 Petaling Jaya|
|Operating Hours||Everyday: 10am – 9.30pm|
|Contact||+6014 229 6854|