Top 10 Cafes You Must Visit in Kuala Lumpur

Bean Brothers 

An Insta-worthy cafe has an extremely spacious cafe, its renovated from industrial-like warehouse space. A favorite place among coffee connoisseurs, as Bean Brothers take their coffee very seriously – the beans are home-roasted and internationally source. Therefore, this is a place coffee lovers should not be missed. 

In Bean Brothers, language of architecture and coffee speak. 

Address: Jalan PJU 3/50, Sunway Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya 

*Within neighbourhood of Sunway Rymba Hills, along industrial area

Operating hours: Daily | 08:30am to 08:00pm (Damansara Branch) 

Address: Linc Kuala Lumpur; 360, Jalan Tun Razak, Taman U Thant, 50400 Kuala Lumpur,

Operating hours: Daily | 08:300am to 10:00pm (The Linc, KL) 


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Breakfast Thieves 

Operating in a 63 year old commercial printing factory that exudes the original branch’s industrial-chic Melbournian hipster vide. The evoking glasshouse with wooden inflections that lend a suave sheen & welcome warmth to the industrial iciness of this erstwhile printing warehouse space. This is daytime-only eatery with brunch fare that merits investigation. 

Address: Lot M, 29-5 Jalan Riong, Bangsar 59100 Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: Tuesday – Sundays; 9:00am – 5:00pm (kitchen closes at 3:00pm)

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Compared to others Pulp is hidden in between a luxury neighbourhood and industrial zone. Pulp resides within the premises of Art Printing Works, a historial printing plant since 1965. With the mini industrial look it’s definitely made a big bang of coffee craze to pop by there. If you love Robusta bean / single origin coffee, this is definitely a place you should go for. 

Address: 29-01, Jalan Riong, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: 

Daily | 07:30am to 10:00pm (Closed every first Wednesday of the month) 

IG: @PulpbyPPPCoffee

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Vintage 1988 Cafe & Accessories 

Vintage 1988 is a proud Malaysian brands that excel in both the vintage fashion and concept cafe industry. It begins as a label specializes in a wide range of vintage charm collection. They offered customization service for bracelets, necklaces, earrings and more. Aside from accessories, part of it also a cafe offering different types of food to suit different kind of you. Try their caramelized banana waffle, its was superb. 

Address: 34, Jalan Sultan, Chinatown, 50000 Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: Daily | 09:00am to 11:00pm 

IG: @vintage1988instagram


Merchant Lane 

One of the pioneers among the rest. A lovely ambience with amazing food and coffee with consistency. Tucked in off Chinatown, Merchant’s Lane has a strong Asian vibe with rattan chairs and rustic walls. And not to forget to dress up for some OOTD photo, as every corner screams is perfect for picture. Try out their Honey Rose Milk, it is served in Chinese porcelain tea cup. 

Address: 150, Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50000 Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours:  

Monday: 11:30am to 03:00pm 

Tuesday -Friday: 11:30am to 10:00pm 

Saturday and Sunday: 09:30am to 10:00pm 

*Closed on Wednesday

IG: @merchantslane

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Little People 

If you’re around Old Klang Road and looking for pasta, then Little People is definitely a place you should die for. As they make their own noodles and it comes with three different types of pastas that other places do not have. Aside from that, the owner specializes in filter coffee, hence it will definitely a great place to go. 

Address: G-01, Avantas Residences 162, Jalan Klang Lama, 58200 Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: Monday to Sunday | 10:00am to 11:00pm (Closed on Tuesday) 

IG: @littlepeople_

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VCR has input greenery and natural light into their Pudu Outlet whereby in Bangsar they have put in glass atrium and greened up the front street entrance. They used mirrors in assisting the reflection of light and dark wooden tables which make a great background for your Insta-feed. VCR was founded with the philosophy of good coffee and food make a happy person. 


VCR Pudu

Address: 2 Jalan Galloway, 50150, Kuala Lumpur 

Operating hours: 8.30am to 11.00pm

VCR Bangsar

Address: 31 Jalan Telawi 3, 59100, Kuala Lumpur 

Operating hours: 7:00am to 11.00pm

IG: @vcrlovesyou


Leaf and Co 

Good food and noteworthy interior has earned a significant appearance for Lear & Co. on social media, as well as by word of mouth. From main courses to dessert, everything is worth to discover as  it added the flavour of Malaysian to the dishes. Leaf & Co. Café has an old-school kopitiam look that deserve some space in your Instagram.

Address: G-01, Avantas Residences 162, Jalan Klang Lama, 58200 Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: Monday to Sunday | 10:00am to 11:00pm (Closed on Tuesday) 

IG: @leafandco_cafe

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Niko Neko 

If you are a green tea or matcha lover, then you should hit to this minimalist cafe where you can enjoy an abundance of matcha-infused desserts. You can find the usual pastries and buns infused with creamy matcha goodness at Niko Neko; however, if you are happen at Bangsar outlet don’t forget to try their Signature Crunch Cubes which worth a try. 

Address: 82A, Lorong Maarof, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating hours: Monday to Sunday | 12:00pm to 07:00pm (Closed on Monday) 

IG: @nikonekomatcha

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A glass house situated in one of the busiest areas of Klang Valley offers a sweet escape for those who wish to escape from the bustling city. The cafe also offers the urban crowd a whole new dining experience while surrounded by the beauty and calm of nature. Serving fresh goods, fresh bakes and coffee. 

Address: MAHSA Avenue, Block B, Jalan Elmu, off, Jalan Universiti, 59100 Kuala Lumpur.

Operating hours: 

Daily | 09:00am to 09:00pm 

ONLY Tuesday | 09:00am to 08:00pm 

IG: @pokok.kl

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