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11 Eateries To Check Out The Next Time You're In Damansara Kim

Tired of hanging around Damansara Uptown? Just take a five-minute drive to Damansara Kim for some equally satisfying foods.

Cover image via Table & Apron & @piccolilotti.my (Instagram)

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1. Table & Apron

Established in 2014, Table & Apron believes in sharing good food and warm hospitality in a single locale. Contemporary and honest, stop by for some wholesome comfort food and great brunch options in one of the busiest locations in PJ. Don't forget to check out their bakehouse next door, too!

Address:
23, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
5.30pm-10.30pm (Tuesdays to Fridays).
11.30am-3pm, 5.30pm-10.30pm (Saturdays and Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

Image via Table & Apron
Image via Table & Apron

2. Farm To Plate

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Rustic and fun, Farm To Plate acts both as an eatery for refined foods and a bar for great cocktails. Known for their Iberico ribs, this restaurant focuses on showcasing produce-driven dishes infused into modern-day classics, such as pastas, pizzas, and roast chicken.

Address:
4, Jalan SS 20/10 Damansara Kim,
Petaling Jaya, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
12pm-2.30pm, 5pm-10.30pm (Daily).

Image via Farm To Plate
Image via Farm To Plate

3. The Swimming Cow

Beyond having a quirky and comical name, The Swimming Cow is a modern eatery that serves an array of meats including fowl, fish, and steaks, using one precise method of cooking: the sous vide technique, where the meats are vacuum-sealed in a cooking pouch, and cooked in a water bath.

Address:
29, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
11am-3pm, 6pm-10pm (Tuesdays to Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

4. Eurodeli

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Birthed in 1991, the signature Swiss-German specialities at Eurodeli probably accounts for their continued success through the years in Damansara Kim. Catering some of the most delectable meat-based dishes including burgers, knuckles, and ribs, they are now affectionately known as the "Sausage King" for their quintessential European fixes.

Address:
39 & 41, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
10am-10pm (Daily).

Image via Eurodeli
Image via Eurodeli

5. KomPassion

Not just any Thai restaurant, the chefs at KomPassion aim to challenge our conventional ideas as to what makes Thai food so good. Dabbling in authentic Southeast Asian food with a unique and vibrant twist, you'll find everything from salmon curries to squid tentacle omelettes here.

Address:
5, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
11am-2.30pm, 6pm-9.45pm (Tuesdays to Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

6. BarTailor

A rather unusual combination, BarTailor has garnered a name for itself as the first speakeasy in Malaysia to amalgamate an eatery with a tailoring service open to the public. Incorporating pastas, pizzas, and even skewers as part of their menu, hit up their in-house tailor if you randomly feel like getting a customised suit too.

Address:
42-A&B, Jalan SS 20/10, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
4pm-1am (Mondays to Saturdays).
Closed on Sundays.

Image via BarTailor
Image via BarTailor

7. Lat Tali Lat Café

Your home away from home, Lat Tali Lat Café is the embodiment of a comforting environment with even more comforting and wholesome food. Incorporating both Asian and Western inspired food, transport yourself to a simpler time for an afternoon with hearty dishes.

Address:
73, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
11.30am-2pm, 6pm-8.30pm (Wednesdays to Fridays, and Mondays).
10am-2pm, 6pm-8.30pm (Saturdays and Sundays).
Closed on Tuesdays.

8. Le Sense

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Known for their intrinsically beautiful moon cakes, Le Sense is so much more than a hub of traditional snacks. Embellished in Chinese cuisine, this eatery has a wide range of dim sum platters, rice dumpling packages, and even plates of sushi. Open during the evening, you might want to check in with the eatery instead of just arriving spontaneously.

Address:
8, Jalan SS 20/10, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
6pm-10.30pm (Tuesdays to Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

Image via Le Sense

9. Casa Of Italy

If you can’t travel to Milan, Casa Of Italy would be the next best thing. Maintaining an ambience that is harmonious with the serving of classical Italian dishes, you won't want to miss out on these stellar classics with their individual unique twists. From antipastos to gnocchi, even their chocolate truffles will make your mouth water.

Address:
27, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
11.30am-10.30pm (Wednesdays to Mondays).
Closed on Tuesdays.

10. Sushi Takumi

While some sushi places outweigh others, it's hard to deny the combination of well-thought-out pieces at Sushi Takumi. 'Takumi', which translates to artisan, accurately describes the elevated and illustrious sushi served at this intimate eatery. Pull up a seat at the counter, and dive into a refined world of Japanese excellence.

Address:
81, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
12pm-3pm, 6pm-10pm (Tuesdays to Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

11. The Locker & Loft

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Described as the place for cocktails and 'cock tales', a meal at The Locker & Loft is a chance to let your hair down and relax. Though their variety of alcoholic beverages are the establishment's specialty, you'd be surprised at the diversity of options on their menu. From tacos to pizzas, this eatery also carries their version of the wholesome nasi lemak.

Address:
40A, Jalan SS 20/10, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
5pm-1am (Tuesdays to Thursdays).
5pm-2am (Fridays and Saturdays).
12pm-1am (Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

But what's a good lunch without some dessert right after?

Here's a bonus Number 12 & 13 addition:

12. IDC Café

Image via IDC (Facebook)

Sometimes switching things up can be fun, especially by having dessert for lunch. IDC Café isn't just your typical ice cream shop, as their Burnt Butter Brownies and variation of waffle choices are arguably enough for a sweet full meal. And the cherry on top? They even have vegan, sugar-free, keto, and alcoholic ice cream options to cater to your craving.

Address:
30, Jalan SS 20/10, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
11am-7pm (Daily).

Image via IDC (Facebook)
Image via IDC (Facebook)

13. Piccoli Lotti

And to finish off your lunch, stuff your face even further with a cup or pint of gelato and sorbet servings from Piccoli Lotti. With classic flavours such as caramel, hazelnut, and pistachio, don't forget to try some of their original Malaysian flavours, including durian, kuih talam gelato, and even pulut tai tai.

Address:
45, Jalan SS 20/11, Damansara Kim,
47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Operating hours:
12pm-10pm (Tuesdays to Sundays).
Closed on Mondays.

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