15 Best Dine-In Restaurants in Damansara Heights For You Try!

the answer to every "Where to eat in Damansara Heights?"
By: Iffah Salleh
August 11, 2023

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

1. Aliyaa

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.

AddressNo 48 G&M, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 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.

Address37, Ground Floor, Plaza Damansara, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursTuesday to Friday: 4pm – 12am
Weekend: 12pm – 12am
Monday (Closed)
Contact+6019 283 3291

3. Chateau Dionne KL

Address24G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursMonday to Saturday: 12pm – 10pm
Sunday (Closed)
ContactCall 018-318 8199
Book your reservation here

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.

Address18-G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 12pm – 12am
ContactCall 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.

Address9M, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursWednesday to Monday: 11.30am – 10pm
Contact+6019 987 1945

6. Jhann

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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.

Address6, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 12am – 12pm
Contact+6016 409 9219

7. Yakiniku Great

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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.

AddressG-02-01, Republik, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Wilayah Persekutuan, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursTuesday to Sunday: 6pm – 11pm
Monday (Closed)

8. Frangipaani

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.

AddressThe Republik, Lot No.M.03, Mezzanine Floor, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 10:30am – 11pm
ContactCall 03-2011 0030

9. Blonde

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.

AddressG.03A, Republik, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 10.30am – 10pm
ContactCall 03-2011 6070

10. Cata

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.

AddressPlaza Damansara, 50-G, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur
Operating HoursEveryday: 10am – 10pm
ContactCall 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. 

Address4, Jalan SS 20/10 Damansara Kim, Petaling Jaya, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating HoursEveryday: 12pm – 3pm, 5pm – 10pm
ContactCall 03-7732 9552
Book your reservation here

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.

AddressLot LB3, Jln PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, 47820 Petaling Jaya
Operating HoursEveryday: 10am – 9.30pm
Contact+6014 229 6854

13. Mano Restaurant

For a splash of Latin-American zest mixed with a world of flavours, Mano Restaurant is your spot. Beyond the mouthwatering experience, Mano offers laid-back vibes, welcomes your furry friends, and throws in a dash of spectacle with its open communal kitchen.

Crafted by a dynamic Malaysian team and Chef Sergio Meza from Mexico, this joint serves up modern cuisine that’s all about combining Latin-American flair with culinary inspirations from Sergio’s globetrotting escapades. 

From chilled delights to sizzling plates, sides, and desserts, each dish dances with unexpected, vibrant, and contrasting flavours, promising a meal you won’t forget!

Find out more about the restaurant here.

AddressE-1-03 and E-2-03, Block E, The Five @ KPD, Kompleks Pejabat Damansara, No. 49, Jalan Dungun, Bukit Damansara, 50490, Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours5:30PM to 11PM (Mondays to Thursdays and Sundays, closed on Tuesdays) | 5:30PM to 12AM (Fridays and Saturdays)
Contact Details+6017 277 6266

14. Japas by Jeff Ramsey

When a Michelin-starred chef brings the wonders of Japanese tapas to the table, you know it’s going to be an adventure for your palate. 

Chef Jeff Ramsey, known for his culinary prowess, takes you on a journey through Japas — a realm of Japanese-inspired small plates. 

Drawing inspiration from traditional izakayas, this dining experience marries world-hopping techniques with top-notch ingredients. 

From tantalising tasting menus to other scrumptious delights, Japas adds a pinch of playfulness and a dash of global flair to your dining escapade.

Find out more about the restaurant here.

Address11th Floor, WORK@Clearwater, Changkat Semantan, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours5.30PM to 12AM daily
Contact Details+6013 209 1330

15. Quin Restaurant at The Five

Wong Yin How, the mastermind behind culinary hotspots like Proof, Dim Dou Duck, and Stoked, strikes gold once again with Quin!

This French contemporary restaurant with a smart-casual twist brings together locally sourced ingredients and global inspirations to craft a unique experience. Head Chef Whye weaves his magic, curating delightful set menus that flaunt fine French gastronomy with a local touch. 

With surprises tucked here and there, Quin promises an elegant yet playful dining journey that merges the best of both worlds.

Find out more about the restaurant here.

AddressA-GF-01, Ground Floor, 5th Place @ The Five. 49, Kompleks Pejabat Damansara, Jalan Dungun, Damansara Heights, Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours12PM to 3PM and 6PM to 11PM (Daily, closed on Tuesdays)
Contact Details+603 2011 0220

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