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Atmanand Khanna


It was really an Amazing experience, challenging the senses besides the amazing menu. Loved the waiters they were very friendly and helpful! Must visit...


Anasooya Jain


Was an amazing experience! The food was absolutely delicious

Dining In The Dark Overview

- Dining in the Dark is a fine-dining restaurant in Kuala Lumpur where you can savor a different culinary experience by enjoying your meals in complete darkness.
- At Dining in the Dark KL, you are lead step-by-step throughout your dinner by well-trained, English-speaking, visually-impaired personnel.
- The experience avails you a 4-course mystery dinner where you get to indulge in a starter, soup, main course, and dinner.
- The menu is largely made up of continental dishes with a mix of Oriental and Asian cuisines, prepared by a renowned chef.
- The restaurant offers three sets of surprise menus where you can choose between a Classic Menu, a Vegetarian Menu and a Wine Pairing Menu.
- If you go for the Wine Pairing Menu, you get 2 glasses of house wine.
- Before the dinner, you are treated to a welcome drink and an ice-breaker session.
- The contents of the surprise menu are revealed at the end of the dinner.
- The entire experience lasts for about 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours.
- The available time slots are 6:00 pm, 6:30 pm, 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm, 8:30 pm, and 9:00 pm.

Opening Hours:
- 6:00pm-10:30pm, daily
- Last session: 9:00 pm


  • The Surprise Menu is fixed and will be revealed at the end of the dinner
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  • The menu items are mainly continental cuisines with a mix of oriental and Asian dishes

Other Inclusions

  • Welcome drink and ice breaker session
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  • 4-course Mystery Dinner (starter, soup, main course, and dessert)
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  • 2 glasses of House Wine (available for the Wine Pairing menu only)

Things To Carry

  • Valid Photo ID Proof
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  • Camera


  • Available time slots: 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 8:30pm, and 9:00pm
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  • Please arrive at the restaurant at least 15 minutes before your chosen time slot as the activity will start on time. If you arrive past your selected time, the reservation may be canceled and no refunds will be issued
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  • Your entire dining experience will be guided by service personnel who are visually impaired
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  • When each course is served, the service personnel will guide you, step-by-step, throughout the dining session to achieve the optimum dining experience
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  • This experience is recommended for guests aged 12+
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  • Please wear smart or semi-formal attires. Shorts and slippers are not allowed inside the dining area
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  • Your experience will include an icebreaker session before dinner
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  • Please note that the menu changes seasonally

Tour Type

  • This is a group tour

Dining In The Dark: Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be issued for cancelations made at least 72 hours prior to the activity
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  • No refunds wil be issued for no-shows or late arrivals

Dining In The Dark: Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Dining In The Dark: Booking Confirmation Policy

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

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    Story by Atmanand Khanna

     Rated : 5.0


    It was really an Amazing experience, challenging the senses besides the amazing menu. Loved the waiters they were very friendly and helpful! Must visit and also book from Thrillophilia, these guys are best,

    Story by Anasooya Jain

     Rated : 4.0


    Was an amazing experience! The food was absolutely delicious


    People Also Ask About Dining In The Dark

    1. Where is Dining in the Dark located in Kuala Lumpur?

      Dining in the Dark KL is located at 50A, Changkat Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

    2. How can I reach here from the Kuala Lumpur City Center(KLCC)?

      You can drive or take a train to reach Dining in the Dark KL from KLCC. Here is a list of timings and places of origin that will give you a better idea:

      - From KL Tower, the dining area is about 7 minutes away
      - From the Petronas Twin Towers, the dining area is about 9 minutes away
      - From KL Sentral, the dining area is about 13 minutes away

      Parking is available nearby at ParkRoyal, Hotel Soleil on Changkat street and Zion Club. You can also avail Valet parking in front of El Cerdo. The nearest train stations from the restaurant are Bukit Bintang and Jalan Raja Chulan.

    3. What is the age limit for Dining in the Dark in KL?

      The recommended age limit for eating at Dining in the Dark is 12 years and older.

    4. Where I can redeem my e-voucher?

      You can redeem your e-voucher at the meet-up point at the restaurant before you enter the dining area.

    5. What other inclusions are there?

      Welcome drink and Ice breaker session – Once you enter the place, you will be served with a welcome drink, followed by an ice-breaking session. This helps one to feel comfortable and enjoy the environment.
      4-course Mystery Dinner – This mystery dinner comprises of starters, soups, main course, and finally the desserts. It includes both vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisines, so one can taste his/her favourite one.
      2 glasses of House Wine – You will be served with 2 glasses of House Wine if you’ve opted for the Wine Pairing menu. Its soothing taste will relish your mind instantly and change your mood from normal to enthusiastic.

    6. What are the operational days and hours of Dining in the Dark Restaurant?

      Dining in the Dark Kuala Lumpur is open every day of the week. The opening hours are between 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm. The last session starts at 9:00 pm.

    7. Are there any special discounts for couples?

      There are no special discounts for couples when at Dining in the Dark Kuala Lumpur.

    8. Is reservation required in advance for Dining in the Dark in Kuala Lumpur?

      Yes, Dining in the Dark Kuala Lumpur requires advance reservation and the booking is valid only for the specific date and time.

    9. What are the dishes offered in the menu?

      The menu is largely made up of continental dishes with a mix of Oriental and Asian cuisines which are prepared by a renowned chef. The mystery menu is disclosed at the end of the culinary experience. You can always have a look at the sample menu to get an idea of what to expect. The surprise menu changes seasonally.

    10. Is it comfortable to eat in darkness?

      In order to ensure a comfortable dining experience, you are guided through every step by trained personnel who are fluent in English. The staff is visually impaired.

    11. What is unique about Dining in the Dark in Kuala Lumpur?

      The entire experience of Dining in the Dark KL is unique. Starting from the fact that you are eating in complete darkness and relying on your sensory organs, other than your eyes, to enjoy your food has a very interesting effect on the whole culinary experience.

      It is also an interesting way of socializing since you and your group of friends or family can now focus on the words and the food. Since you are lead every step of the way by visually impaired personnel, you also learn to trust and let yourself be at ease.

    12. What are the surprise menu options?

      There are three options for the surprise menu. You can choose between a Classic Menu, a Vegetarian Menu and a Wine Pairing Menu. In the Wine Pairing Menu, you can enjoy two glasses of house wine. Any/all other beverages must be paid for separately.

    13. What should I wear?

      Tourists can come in smart or semi-formal attires for the dining. Since the whole place looks dark, it doesn’t matter what colour you’re wearing. Just ensure that you’re wearing a loose and comfortable dress so that it doesn’t disturb your experience. Even though there is no restriction given on dress code, tourists are not allowed to wear shorts and slippers. At the same time, tourists don’t need to wear dresses that have sharp edges or zippers as it may cause minor injury to themselves or others in the dark. Thus, get ready in the newly-fashioned dress that makes you look elegant and attractive.

    14. What are the available time slots?

      There are six different timings available for this dining, and they’re at 6.00 pm, 6.30 pm, 7.00 pm, 8.00 pm, 8.30 pm, and 9.00 pm (last session). Whoever comes beyond 9.00 pm will not be allowed for this food-filled tour. Once you’ve booked the timing, you will receive a confirmation message. Please make sure you reach the destination at least 15 – 20 minutes prior to the allotted time, as the dinner starts with an ice-breaker session. In case if the guests come late, their reservation may be cancelled, and no refund will be provided to the respective guests.

    15. Can we take kids with us for this activity?

      Yes, sure. Tourists can bring their kids who are aged 12 years and above. The Dining In the Dark, Kuala Lumpur, is a restaurant in total darkness, where you will get a complete sensory experience through every movement. Thus, if your kid is visiting this place for the first time, he or she is going to have unlimited fun. Due to safety and security reasons, the management has made rules not to bring children below 12 years of age. As we know, the entire landscape is packed with lots of exciting moments and dreams. They provide special arrangements or events to cater to the customer’s specific needs.

    16. What is the cancellation policy?

      The tourists can cancel their reservation anytime they want. But, they need to be aware of the existing cancellation policy. • If you cancel the tour at least 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled date and time, you are eligible for a fully refundable amount. • If you cancel the tour within 72 hours of the scheduled date and time, there is no refund applicable. • When there is no show or when you arrive late, no refund is applicable. Here, the refundable amount will be processed and delivered to the respective guests within 10 business days.

    17. Where is Dinning In The Dark, kuala Lumpur located?

      This famous restaurant is at 50A Changkat Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia. The place is located next to the Opium Restaurant, where one can climb up the stairs next to the Opium and make the way to the lounge area. One can reach the destination via monorail, bus, or car. For public transport users, you can use the MRT service and get down at Bukit Bintang Monorail & MRT Station. From there, it takes only 7 minutes by walk. Similarly, you can take a public bus that is running frequently through that area. There are also cab services available on request. Tourists from a long-distance mostly hire a cab and reach the place on time.

    18. What is the duration of this activity?

      The standard dining duration is 1 hour 30 minutes. However, the guests are advised to reserve the seats for approximately 2 hours from the time you actually arrive. Upon reaching the place, you will be stunned with the ice-breaking session, where everyone will indulge in an activity and get to know each other. Then comes the most awaited dining menu. Once the dinner is over, there will be a ‘Surprise Menu’. So all you need to do is let the staffs know your food restrictions like allergies, religion, or health reason, and they will serve the surprising dishes accordingly. Thus, if you visit next time to Dining In The Dark, Kuala Lumpur, don’t miss to ask for the surprise menu.

    19. What will be menu?

      There are three types of menus available, namely, Classic Menu, Vegetarian Menu, and lastly the Wine Pairing Menu. Each menu has its own uniqueness and taste that can’t be replaced anywhere else. However, the menu items are mainly continental recipes, which are added with a perfect mix of oriental and Asian dishes.

    20. Why is Dining In The Dark, Kuala Lumpur so famous?

      If anyone ever thought of having food in a whole new environment, they must come to this place at least once. The Dining In The Dark is famous mainly because of its adventurous kind of ambience that makes one feel thrilled by his every move, every action, and every breathe. By bringing a remarkable and fascinating dining concept, it simply attracts thousands of tourists from different places. Here, one cannot see the surroundings but only concentrate on the food and enjoy its every cereal to the fullest.

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