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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
Restaurant Darren Chin, voted as the best independent restaurant in Malaysia. Is located along Persiaran Zaaba TTDI, Kuala Lumpur - an urban township, housed in a 3-storey building built in the 1970s. Each floor houses a different experience, inspired by the same spirit of innovation - Starting with the ground floor "Le Comptoir"- by darren chin. Literally "the counter" Le Comptoir operates as a pre-dinner drinks waiting area and guests can choose to dine in a more casual feel, but with no compromise on quality. On the 1st floor "La Salle"- by darren chin Literally means -The Room- features Restaurant Darren Chin main dining area which offers 3 fixed menus(with optional wine pairing) Here dishes
$77 - $280
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Vegetarian Friendly
European, French, Contemporary
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was invited to the DC Restaurant by good friends for a birthday celebration. I should admit that I did not know about the place anything, and I thought that I knew all (OK, many) great restaurants in the city after living (and dining) in...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed February 26, 2020 via mobile

A long overdue review of a memorable evening early this month ! Flawless in every way ! Glad to revisit after a long hiatus from them ( DC has in fact been our go to place for celebrations of all sorts since its opening). Hospitable...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 11, 2020

This restaurant is located in a shoplot in Taman Tun Dr Ismail where getting street parking can be a challenge. The restaurant deco is simple, the service is excellent, and the food is good as one would expect from an expensive fine dining restaurant. Nothing...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 22, 2020 via mobile

A marvellous fine dining experience with the various dishes packing a lot of flavour and beautiful presentation. The service by the DC Team was excellent too. A place to certainly go to, when you can splurge for a special occasion.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

This must be one of the best and more exclusive fine dining restaurants in KL. The ambulance, service and food is excellent: when price is no object this is the place to eat and be seen.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

The atmosphere, service and the food is amazing. Top notch on every aspect. Service are well trained and friendly.Food was fantastic combination of international and local ingredients which amazed me the most.Wine pairing was excellent.Looking forward to my next visit

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 23, 2019

Good ambiance The food is amazing pairing with the carefully selected wines by the Chef. We have had a lovely evening there. No complaint. The attitude and service of the staffs is really good. Observent. They know when to come & not interrupting our conversations....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

One of the very best fine dining restaurants in Asia. Fresh ingredients many locally sourced, perfectly cooked and presented. The capellini is to die for. Local caviar and sturgeon from Tanjong Malim Malaysia, simply amazing ! If you can only eat in one restaurant in...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

First time fine dinning in Kuala Lumpur and its really good. The service staff is very attentive. The attention of detail in presentation by the chef is also very good. Taste is good. Price reasonable. Will visit again.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 26, 2019

We've visited DC Restaurant a while ago and much as we have enjoyed the meal, and very much appreciated the service, we were certainly not impressed and did not feel that what were good intentions and result of high ambition and aspiration materialised and turned...More

Date of visit: June 2019
DarrenC410, Owner at DC Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2019

Dear Bob Wow, what can i say, this is second review you have given us. Claiming you made a second visit, which you did not. You clearly want to make this personal, and accordingly I will not give you the satisfaction of a substantive reply....More

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Chan W
October 16, 2017|
Response from restaurant-dc | Property representative |
Dear mr KW, sorry for the late reply. We just confirmed your table reservation via online and received your message for a corner table and to celebrate your anniverssary. We look forward to serving you tomorow. Warm... More
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