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6 New Cafes In KL That Will Fulfill All Your 'Aesthetic' And Caffeine Needs

From the minimalist-looking to the warm and homely.

Cover image via TheFoodBunny & @mark0000619 (Instagram)

1. Core by The Mechanic

Minimalism is great, but when paired with coffee it's even better! Core by The Mechanic is the latest cafe in Cheras, making black and white cool again with just a simple nameplate.

Their menu is limited but offers good coffee and a selection of Insta-worthy cakes and pastries.

Address:
D-G-12 (Ground Floor) Medan Connaught,
No 1, Jalan 3/144A,
56000 Kuala Lumpur,
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
+603-91081828
[email protected]

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2. De Brush Cafe

This cafe in Taman Len Seng makes you feel right at home, literally. De Brush Cafe is not a fancy hipster cafe, perhaps that is what makes it noteworthy. It's like coming back from school to wait at the dining table for your mom's cooking.

The cafe has received great reviews for its coffee and Western cuisine, definitely a place worth trying out!

Address:
No. 41, Jalan 9,
Taman Len Seng,
56000 Kuala Lumpur,
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
[email protected]
+60105188380

For more information, check out their Facebook.

3. Baro.cafe

Baro.cafe shares space with its bubble tea business, Baroness. Having to rely on deliveries as the cafe was opened around the Movement Control Order (MCO), Baro.cafe has since expanded its menu. Signatures include the Caju Bokbok, caramel shakerato, salted-egg croissant, and rice bowls. They also sell drinks in frosted glass bottles. One of the drinks, the Matchosso, is a combination of milk, matcha, and espresso.

Address:
18, Jalan Radin Bagus 1,
Sri Petaling,
57000 Kuala Lumpur,
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
+6011-56370266

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4. Jeda Cafe and Diner

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The word Jeda means "pause" or "rest" in Indonesian and Bahasa Melayu, it is also a portmanteau of Jeda Cafe and Diner's shopowners, Jessica and David. Take a break here and try out the dishes prepared by this husband-and-wife team, no doubt they will be familiar with Malaysian tastebuds.

Suited for chicken-lovers and diners who like it hot, 'What's The Mattah' is a fried chicken fillet with Balinese sambal, and 'Muay Thigh' is a crispy chicken thigh with Thai-style dressing.

Address:
24A, Jalan Datuk Sulaiman,
Taman Tun Dr Ismail,
60000 Kuala Lumpur,
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
+603-77321608
[email protected]

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5. Niko Neko Matcha 2.0

First opened in Bangsar, Niko Neko Matcha's second concept store is now in Chinatown! Matcha Enthusiasts, old and new, can go crazy with their existing collections like the 'Ren', 'Kiku', and 'Yuri' matcha lattes with varying savoriness and bitterness.

Also on the menu are interesting mocktails, matcha loaf cakes, and houjicha burnt cheesecakes. The desserts are often rotated and the queues are long so plan your visit well!

Address:
181, Jalan Tun HS Lee,
Chinatown,
50000 Kuala Lumpur,
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
[email protected]
+6019-2136456

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6. Stellar

What was once an iconic cinema has given life to exhibitions, bars, and workshops. Located in REXKL is one such cafe called Stellar.

It offers a wide range of thirst-quenchers: cold-brew coffee in wine bottles, earl grey lemonade, berry kombucha, mocktails, cocktails and actual wine.

Address:
80, Jalan Sultan,
50000 Kuala Lumpur,
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Contact:
[email protected]

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