5 new cozy and aesthetic cafes to visit in KL in July
If you are looking for a cozy cafe with amazing coffee and food in July 2022, check out these new cafes that have recently opened in KL.
We bet you have your favorite restaurants, but how about exploring other places for a change? Our curated guide has the best places to sample delicious beers and breakfast options. Start your day with a hearty meal by visiting Take A Bow, After One and Breakfast Spot. For coffee connoisseurs, you won’t regret heading to the brand new Offbeat Coffee Bar in Hartamas for a cup of tea.
If you fancy a bowl of heavenly Asian delights, we suggest you head to Bond Cafe in Cheras. Besides the mouth-watering dishes, don’t forget to whip out your phone to snap some photos, as each location offers a charming vibe worth adding to your Instagram feed.
KL’s best new cafes to check out in July 2022:
Brought to you by the team behind Sunbather Coffee, Bow down is the perfect place if you are in Bangsar South. The contemporary and industrial space is spacious and comfortable with its wooden interior amidst lush vegetation. Ideal for brunches and coffee breaks, the extensive menu offers hearty main and breakfast dishes. Highlights include farm platter, chicken cutlet, arugula pesto fried rice and more. We suggest ordering the Basque pistachio cheesecake and salted honey tart served with cinnamon ice cream for dessert. For coffee lovers, you won’t regret trying their specialty coffees.
Address: UG-5, The Sphere, Jalan Kerinchi, South Bangsar, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
Business hours : 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Contact: 03-2242 0599
Bond Cafe (non-halal)
Bond Cafe is Cheras’ latest spot it, and it’s perfect for lazy afternoons. Although relatively new, customers are already raving about its cozy space and delicious food. The menu includes mouth-watering Asian and Western dishes such as Thai Basil Pork Bowl, Vietnamese Bibimbap Noodle Salad, Bacon Sandwich and more. Don’t forget to order a cup as their specialty coffee is roasted by The turntable. The best part? You can also bring your furry friends to the cafe.
Address: 10a, Jalan Kaskas 4, Taman Cheras, 56100 Cheras, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Business hours : 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Thursday to Tuesday)
Quirky coffee bar
To Desa Sri Hartamas, Quirky coffee bar is a great way to start your day, especially after a good sweat. If you have trouble finding the place, the cafe is located inside the fitness studio, Pwrhouse. Besides its delicious espressos, the menu also offers selected drinks including espresso tonic, yuzu tonic, matchasso and sesamesso. For a refreshing sip, order their mint lemonade and yuzu cucumber. Whether it’s for a little pick-me-up or a relaxing afternoon, Offbeat Coffee Bar is the place to be.
Address: 1, Jalan 48/70a Level 1, Matahari Building, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
Business hours : 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Monday – Thursday) and 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Saturday – Sunday)
Located in the heart of KL, After a is the newest coffee joint this town has to offer. The modern and contemporary cafe has a quaint space thanks to accent furniture and rattan furnishings. If it’s not crowded, opt to dine indoors, where you can check out their Instagram-worthy pastel staircase, art installation, and other quirky furnishings. Head to the open-air area when the weather permits and admire the panoramic views of the city. Pork-free and vegan, the menu includes a variety of hearty dishes such as breakfast quesadilla, pancakes, egg benny, scrambled tofu, pasta and more. Ideal for sharing, opt for bread & dip and waffles.
Address: 1, Persiaran Lidcol, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng, Wilayah Persekutuan, Kampung Baru, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Business hours : 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (daily)
Contact details: +603-218-10436
Breakfast place is Bukit Bintang’s new brunch hotspot on Sin Chew Kee Road. Thanks to the glass facade, the two-level cafe offers a spacious layout with plenty of natural light. Surrounded by lush landscaping and quirky murals, the cafe adds character with its stunning archways and quaint corners. Go early to take advantage of the slow mornings. The menu offers delicious breakfast options, from pancakes to French omelette. Pastries are available if you fancy something light. For coffee lovers, try their Summer Mocha (a blend of coffee, chocolate, orange, and milk) and the Golden Hive (latte served with a crunchy honeycomb).
Address: 2 Jalan Sin Chew Kee, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur
Business hours : 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (every day)
This article first appeared on Lifestyle Asia Kuala Lumpur