Unagi Croissant & 9 Other Next-Level Sandwiches You Need To Try In KL & PJ

Sandwiches never tasted so good!

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1. Unagi Croissant @ VCR

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Adventurous foodies are gonna love this one! For something truly unique, VCR's Unagi Croissant is a must-try, with its eel filing topped with pomegranates, pickled cucumbers and a drizzle of honey lemon vinaigrette.

Address: No. 2, Jalan Galloway, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.

Opening hours: 8.30am - 11pm (daily)

Contact: +603 2110 2330

VCR is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

2. Ooey Gooey Madame Bowery @ Bowery Kitchen & Bar

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A triple-decker Croque Madame? Yes please! Indulge in this stack of buttery brioche layered with melted cheese and topped with a runny egg.

Address: Lot 35 Level G2, No.1 Jalan Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
8am - 12pm (Sundays - Thursdays)
8am - 2am (Fridays - Saturdays)

Contact: +603 7710 0295

Bowery Kitchen & Bar is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

3. Fried Chicken Ciabatta @ FEEKA

For something comforting, nothing beats good ol' fried chicken on ciabatta. The chicken patty, crisp on the outside and juicy on the inside, is topped with cheese and homemade BBQ sauce for a truly classic flavour. 

Address: No.19, Jalan Mesui, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours: 8am - 11pm (daily)

Contact: +603 2110 4599

FEEKA is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

4. Hoisin Chicken Sandwich @ Pickle & Fig

This casual cafe in Taman Tun is known for serving top-notch sandwiches. Inspired by local flavours, the Hoisin Chicken Sandwich makes for a unique pick. Select your bread - wholemeal, panini, ciabatta, focaccia or tortilla wrap - and enjoy this quirky option on the menu.

Address: No. 26, Jalan Tun Mohd Fuad 2, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours: 9am - 11pm (daily)

Contact: +603 2858 9960

Pickle & Fig is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

5. CMCR Club Sandwich @ Common Man Coffee Roasters

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Known for their all-day breakfast selections, their well-made CMCR Club Sandwich is just one of the must-try dishes at this stylish coffee joint. Using top-notch ingredients like smoked beef brisket and organic duck eggs, this luxe reinterpretation of the classic club sandwich needs to be on your makan list.

Address: A-G-1 New Podium, Plaza Vads No.1 Jalan Tun Mohd Fuad, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours: 8am - 5pm (daily)

Contact: +603 7731 7095

Common Man Coffee Roasters is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

6. Pimped Grilled Cheese @ WhupWhup

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Ever wondered what duck bacon tastes like? This one's for you! Its simple yet solid combination of duck bacon with Parmesan on toasted country bread will leave you wanting more.

Address: No.12, Jalan SS 13/3B, Subang Jaya

Opening hours:
11am - 10pm (Wednesdays - Sundays)
Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays

Contact: +603 5612 6250

WhupWhup is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

7. Kam Heong Chicken Sandwich @ Good Blue Men

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This Asian fusion cafe serves some truly unique flavours. Order up the crowd-favorite Kam Heong Chicken Sandwich, comprising of tender chicken breast, arugula, and Japanese cucumbers sandwiched between homemade oregano toast. The sauce, made with 13 herbs & spices, is what sets this sandwich apart.

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Their next-level Tom Yam Fish Sandwich is not to be missed too. Its sour-and-spicy fish fillet filling is complemented by some fresh greens, creating a well-balanced treat.

Address: AG-1, Ground Floor, Block A, Happy Mansion, Jalan 17/13, Seksyen 17, Petaling Jaya

Opening hours: 10am - 10pm (daily)

Contact: +03 7499 7394

Good Blue Men is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

8. Chicken Parmigiana Toastie @ Grizzly (pork-free)

This cosy cafe tucked away in a quiet nook in The Intermark is a great pit-stop for some soul-soothing toasties. The Chicken Parmigiana, is especially popular and comes stuffed with flavourful chicken and a whole lot of cheese!

Address: The Intermark, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
7.30am - 7.30pm (Mondays - Fridays)
10.30am - 7.30pm (Saturdays & Sundays)

Contact: +603 2181 2188

Grizzly is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

9. Reuben Sandwich @ Wild Honey

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Lovers of this classic New York deli-style sandwich are in for an exquisite experience at Wild Honey, with their hand-cured and smoked pastrami made with Australian-grade brisket. Finished off with Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and Russian dressing, this hearty combo is stuffed between warm and toasty rye bread for the ultimate treat.

Address: Level Six, Pavilion Shopping Mall, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours: 10pm - 11pm (daily)

Contact: +603 2110 1626

Wild Honey is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook

10. Lemak Sourdough Sandwich @ Fest

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Serving this popular Nasi Lemak-inspired sandwich way before all the Nasi Lemak Burger fiasco, Fest's wholesome take is stuffed with chicken waffles, eggs, toasted coconut, anchovies, peanuts, cucumber and a generous dollop of sambal!

Address: E-83-G.3G, The Square, Jaya One, 72A, Jalan Universiti, PJS 13, Petaling Jaya

Opening hours:
7am - 7pm (Mondays - Thursdays)
7am - 10pm (Fridays)
10am - 10pm (Saturdays)
10am - 6pm (Sundays)

Contact: +603 7932 1523

Fest is pork-free.

More info on: Facebook | Instagram

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