Sometimes we all need a short break from the hectic life of KL. However, with the given packed schedule, there is no way you can take days off for you to unwind. If that’s the case then you can visit some of these chill and calming cafes in Kuala Lumpur. All you need is a good, relaxing place to eat and spend time at and you will already feel like you are on vacation. These cafes can make you feel like you’re taking a break overseas. So, here are 6 cafes that give you the holiday vibes in KL.
Hideaway brings a sense of matchless elegance in this city, just like a postcard cut out from the streets of the UK. Their architecture is simple yet enchanting. So, if you want to experience the whole holiday vibes, get yourself some exotic cakes such as their pandan gula Melaka. It tastes heavenly! You can also take Instagram worthy pictures and call it for a day.
Opening hours: Sun, Tues-Thurs, 11 am-8 pm; Fri-Sat, 11 am-10 pm; Closed on Mondays
Address: AG7, Block A Happy Mansion Section 17, Jalan 17/13, 46400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
2. Huckleberry Food and Fare
This café could serve you the best and freshest pastries, wholesome bread, rustic cakes, nourishing food and drinks to satisfy your cravings. As you walk in, you will feel welcomed with the cosy and warm ambience. Just as how you would have your morning breakfast during a vacation is what you can experience here with their delicious pastry choices.
Opening hours: Tues-Thurs, 7:30am-12am; Fri-Sun, 7:30am-1am; Mondays, 7:30am-11pm
Address: Plaza Damansara, Jalan Medan Setia 2, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, WP Kuala Lumpur
3. The Foxhole Bakery Café
Experience being in Australia when you enter this café. They serve the best English breakfast, savoury waffles and refreshing coffee. You will see work of art in almost every item on the menu. So when you post pictures of your food and drinks on Instagram, don’t be surprised if Instagram junkies were to compliment you and ask about this place. If you are a waffle person, this café has got the banana butterscotch waffles that will make you al giddy with its natural sweetness.
Opening hours: Daily, 9 am-10:30 pm
Address: 33, Jalan SS 18/1B, SS18, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
4. Vintage 1988
If you adore antique knick-knacks and greeneries, this is the place to be. This place exudes a sense of chicness that is hard to come by in a regular coffee shop. What’s special in this place is that, not only do they serve refreshing coffees but coffee-infused alcoholic beverages if you are in the mood for booze. Try their summer drinks as they are perfect thirst quenchers, especially during a hot sunny day.
Opening hours: Daily, 9 am-11 pm
Address: 34, Jalan Sultan, Chinatown, 50000 Kuala Lumpur
This place is also another spot if you enjoy greeneries. It a great escapade from the busy city where you’ll be surrounded by luscious greens leading up to an enchanting glasshouse. This café is a relaxing place to do your work or read a book quietly. As for the breakfast choices, you can try their Smoked Salmon Benedict, which comes in a hearty portion with mouth-watering bites.
Opening hours: Daily, 9 am-6 pm
Address: MAHSA University, Jalan Universiti Campus, Jalan Elmu, Off Jalan Universiti, Petaling Jaya, 59100 Kuala Lumpur
Blonde is another Instagrammable cafes in KL that you’ll never get enough of. Their Western influence in architecture is the reason for all. You can enjoy the Asian-flavoured comfort food here while chilling with your friends and family. Also, get your hands on their unique mocktails and meticulous hand-brew coffee.
Opening hours: Daily, 10am10pm
Address: G.03A, Republik, Jalan Medan Setia, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
There you have it – 6 amazing cafes in KL that are guaranteed to give you that holiday chill vibes. You can also check out these hidden cafes in Bangsar and KL to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
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