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13 Lamb's Conduit Passage, London WC1R 4RH, England
+44 20 7405 4659
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11:30 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Since this place is closed on weekends and I don't live/work in the Holborn area, I only managed to eat there recently on one of my days off work. I'm so glad I tried it!! If you are craving for authentic Malay food, this is the place to go! I had the nasi lemak with a serving of beef rendang.... More 

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Thank FoodieTraveller74
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You should not miss the melt in the mouth beef rendang. The best Nasi Lemak I have had in this country. Well priced and decent portion.

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Thank Jenny W
Kajang, Malaysia
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food choices were satisfying. The taste are great as well. Doesn't taste as good as other Malaysian restaurants in London. Although a bit pricey, but it's worth it.

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Thank Kimberly J
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Dapur means kitchen in Malay language. I have been talking to my colleagues about Dapur for sometime before we finally went there last week - finally walk the talk! Please note that Dapur is open Monday to Friday from 11:30am to 3:00pm. It took us about 15 minutes to walk to Dapur from Holborn. Along the way we passed many... More 

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1 Thank matrix_irene
London
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting Dapur for several months as, luckily, I work in the neighbourhood. The food is always outstanding and delicious. It's so nice to have that healthy, tasty, home-cooked style halal food available and at reasonable prices. There's always a good variety of dishes, the service is great and they've made good use of the space with neat, modern... More 

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1 Thank 1WanderingStar
London, United Kingdom
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311 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Dapur is a small cosy cafe located in a small alley off busy Holborn. There is a good selection of well cooked Malaysian dishes. Nasi lemak is always available, with the beef rendang being tender and tasty. A good place to try well cooked Malay dishes if you are around the Holborn area.

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1 Thank philiplk
Kent, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

On entering this narrow establishment, with one long, shared table and benches for seating, you could be forgiven for having second thoughts, that is till you reach the counter. The colourful rices, delicious aubergines and steamed fresh vegetables soon changes your mind! There are several choices for meat eaters. you choose what you want, its all put neatly into a... More 

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1 Thank Deborah M
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Food is exactly the same as back home with reasonable pricing. Bad reviews of this place come from people not thinking with their heads and expecting restaurant service at a cheap and affordable cafeteria.

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1 Thank LengSongLing
Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Located near Holborn Station at Lamb Conduit.. Good variety of food offered. Had the Chicken Sambal and Pumpkin Lemak with Rice and mixed Veges.. such comfort food.. they offered Nasi Lemak too. Delicious wit big portions. Highly recommended..

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2 Thank PinkyRida
Germany
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is little restaurant in Holborn which serves excellent Malaysian food. I had Nasi Lemak with two side dishes and it tasted amazing. This is a must-go for Malaysia-lovers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Lamb's Conduit Passage, London WC1R 4RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Holborn
  • Neighbourhood: Holborn
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7405 4659
Description
A small Malaysian cafe located in a small passage in Holborn. Authentic, home cooked Malay dishes prepared daily in our little kitchen. Menu changes daily and uploaded on our Facebook page every morning.

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Inner London’s busiest streets crisscross quiet cobbled lanes for an effect that can be urbane or quaint – or an intriguing blend of both – depending on the particular corner you turn. Due to its especially convenient location, bustling Holborn hosts an excellent range of hotels, eateries, and shops to suit practically any taste or budget. With major attractions like the British Museum and Somerset House as well as popular areas such as Covent Garden and Soho all just a short walk away, Holborn is a smart base from which to explore London.
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