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No. 29 Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex | Sub-Lot 29, Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rice wine” (41 reviews)
“pork” (27 reviews)
“tilapia” (7 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Asian, Malaysian, International, Gluten Free Options
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No. 29 Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex | Sub-Lot 29, Ground Floor, Panovel Commercial Complex, Kuching 93300, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would always come here whenever I visit the city as I find this is one of rare restaurants that do not lose passion as years passes. Every time I return they still cook well with attention to taste and freshness. Really worth to go. The...More

Thank Artll8
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Not sure what all the rave was about. Went for lunch today and half he things we wanted were not available. Reason??- salt fish smelly, anchovies not available... isn't this supposed to serve local indigenous food? 3-layer tea came as a glass of weak tea.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This is the first aboriginal restaurant my friends and I had our meal and boy, did it make us hooked! The dishes are amazing, pricey but worth every ringgit! There were a number of dishes that are seasonal and so we didn't get to try...More

Thank Voguely V
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

A restaurant that serves delicious local cuisines, in a lovely setting that reflects the types of food served. There’s also the wonderful hostess, Aunty Mary, who made us feel so at home in the restaurant . We couldn’t have asked for more.

Thank MeilengVoon
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Not for those who are not adventurous when it comes to food. Serving authentic and indigenous food from the Dayak tribe, auntie Mary had meticulously follow and use the original materials and cooking style, bringing the most unforgetful experience to the customers via smell, taste...More

Thank Tang L
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Overall, amazing place! It was so great to have something to eat that didn't have taste enhancers for a chance. I had a wonderfully fresh and savory salad and one of the house's signature dishes: the Manok Lulun (chicken-bamboo-tapiocaleave soup). Both, like the whole menu,...More

Thank Isabel U
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed alot the authentic dishes especially bamboo chicken and signature Kalapia. The paku is nice to eat as well since the spices quite well balanced

Thank SC L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We wanted to try some local indigenous cuisine and this restaurant provided food as well as decor in the form of artifacts from the tribal history. The restaurant was quite empty, we were one of two tables there. Food was interesting with a selection of...More

1  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I loved this restaurant. The atmosphere was very warm and inviting and it was a relaxing setting. The room is filled with fascinating old artifacts from the Borneo indigenous tribes' early history. While I ate, the waitress brought me a sheet that described all of...More

Thank Jonathon S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Headed to this restaurant on the recommendation of TripAdvisor. The food was good, we enjoyed it thoroughly, however, the staff were not interactive despite efforts from us. We tried to learn about our dishes . We felt rushed out of the restaurant at 9:15. Despite...More

2  Thank Patrick S
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3 June 2015|
Response from Sze E | Reviewed this property |
The price range from a dish is from RM15 - RM35 (portion for 2-3) We went in a group of 4. It costs us around RM120 for 5 dishes, 4 rice and 4 drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
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
  • E-mail
'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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