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No. 29 Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex | Sub-Lot 29, Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
234068
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11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a great place to bring people to come if you never have some of the dayak food before, the decor is very typical dayak and cafe fusion. food wise is not too bad , but something can be better and less oily

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Thank telur1
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was there for the first time and the food doesn't taste as good. Been eating natives food in villages and festival, but the ones in the restaurant can't even compete . Next, it's so hard to get the staff attention. The waitress is always out of the restaurant entertaining her friend or her phone . Thus, I must say for... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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49 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Try the bamboo chicken which is nice and the local wine (tuak). I was skeptical on local iban food at beginning, but i must say the taste is real nice. The pork is nice and tender as well. The art photo in the shop will bring you to the local Ibanese people.

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Thank CK_Ong8271
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2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Good design and plenty of car parking space outside. But food are over priced and portion only for 1-2 person.

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Thank Vince W
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91 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place at November. We had three person and all have chosen different meal. This wasn't tasty experience and overprized. Next time would choose somr another place.

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Thank Piia E
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We both liked this place where they serve traditional dayak food, and my favorite is the jungle fern. Vegetarian choices here. I also tried the rice wine, and loved it! The atmosphere is good in this place.

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Thank Lillian T
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

best place and nice place to dine in, with many choice of delicious food ,i recommend all of you to come here and experience yourself.

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Gladstone, Australia
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Seriously, when you walk into a restaurant and the staff (ie tattooed girl) can't be bothered to be welcoming from the outset it really does set the tone for the meal. As westerners we didn't really feel welcome which is a shame as Kuching had been kind to us. Anyway, some of the food was pretty good. The tilapia whole... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

It's my second visiting Dyak. Totally opposite experience. We made a reservation as the first time it was busy when I were there. We were welcoming by the waitress who is not friendly and warm. While we are ordering, she is sniffing! Oh dear....what about the food!! The service level of the staff is killing the business! Food wasn't as... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Overpriced, overrated mediocre local food. Much more choices available else where. The only thing worth mentioning is the service - friendly and welcoming.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 29 Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex | Sub-Lot 29, Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sarawak  >  Kuching
  • Phone Number: 234068
Description
'Dyak' is pronounced 'da-yak'; the old English spelling used by the Brookes to classify generically the various tribes of Borneo. At the.Dyak we serve Dayak cuisine prepared with culinary technique and served on Dayak kitchenware. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available. Air-conditioned with free WiFi. Smokers enjoy al-fresco dining. Open from 11:30am till last order at 8:30 pm every day including public holidays. Close on Sundays. Our table is not kosher as we serve pork.

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