Get your phones ready and head to Bangsar’s most photogenic, highly stylized cafés if you’re crazy about capturing lovely images for your Instagram page. These locations are ideal for all your cafe aesthetic posts, with raw, rustic decor in heritage shophouses to sleek, minimalist interiors. Come for the aesthetics, stay for the good food and amazing ambience! With that, Glitz is listing out the best cafes to head to when you’re out and about in the snazzy Bangsar district!
Best Cafes in Bangsar
1. Naj & Belle
You can never go wrong with the cakes and main courses at Naj & Belle since they will only offer you the greatest cuisine, presented in a beautiful way that will appear fantastic on camera! Naj & Belle is a popular café with a second location in SS15, Subang Jaya! Try their soft-shell crab linguine and squid ink Aglio Olio for the main course, then finish with one of their delectable desserts! Furthermore, this café exudes a quiet and tranquil atmosphere, providing you with the necessary tranquillity.
|Address||Jln Tandok, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Every day (11am – 10pm)|
2. Vernakular Store
Vernakular is more than just a cafe; this one-of-a-kind facility on Bangsar’s Jalan Telawi is really a concept shop and experience retail environment, with a section dedicated to a broad range of well-crafted timepieces! This is the place for you if you enjoy both coffee and timepieces. The store’s interior has a rustic, cosy feel to it, with wooden furnishings, rattan seats, and a stone floor.
|Address||33, Jln Telawi 3, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Every day (8am – 9pm)|
3. Lisette’s Café & Bakery
Lisette’s Café & Bakery strives to give you a great eating experience by being lavishly beautiful and comfortable. The magnificent abstract decorations on the cafe’s walls and ceilings will take your breath away, but you’ll be even more taken aback when you walk in and see heaps of pastries right next to the counter. You should also sample their main courses, which include black nasi lemak and the Sanchoku Wagyu burger!
|Address||No. 8, Jalan Kemuja, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Every day (8am – 10pm)|
4. Hani Eatery
Hani Eatery is one of Bangsar’s truly hidden treasures, set in a rustic, cheerful room with plenty of natural light, big windows, brutalist walls, and adorable furnishings. We especially adore how some of their seats are actually lovely camping chairs! Aside from beverages and sweets, the café offers a variety of Japanese-inspired rice and noodle meals for breakfast and lunch.
|Address||20A, Lrg Ara Kiri 2, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Thursday to Tuesday (10am – 10pm), Wednesday (Closed)|
5. Breakfast Thieves
“We are all thieves when it comes to fine food,” says the Breakfast Thieves, a restaurant in the centre of Kuala Lumpur. The original Breakfast Thieves café is located in Australia, but it has earned such a good reputation that the Malaysian co-founders decided to create a branch in Kuala Lumpur! The Breakfast Thieves’ motif is chic and trendy at the same time. Indulge in their sophisticated Australian breakfast menu, which includes Asian influences.
|Address||Lot M, 29-5, Jalan Riong, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Tuesday to Sunday (9am – 5pm)|
Huckleberry is one of Bangsar’s most well-known cafes, and it lives up to its reputation by serving delectable cakes, pastries, and main courses that will make you fall in love! The ambience is laid-back and ideal for hanging out with friends or going on a date with your significant other. Because this place may get rather packed, arrive early to get a table.
|Address||G108 & GK2, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 285, Jalan Maarof, 59000 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Every day (8am – 12am)|
7. Burrow BSC
Burrow, located in Bangsar Shopping Centre, offers freshly baked delicacies ranging from cakes to cookies, as well as their unique maple pecan canelés, which are infused with organic maple syrup and Madagascar vanilla bean before being topped with butter toasted pecans and cream! Burrow isn’t just about sweets; they’re also passionate about their coffee. The café is presently only available for takeout, but as the weather improves, we can’t wait to check out their bright interior and get a cup of coffee from one of their window seats.
|Address||LOT GK12, Ground Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 59000 Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Tuesday to Sunday (8am – 7pm), Monday (Closed)|
8. Huck’s Cafe
If you’re looking for a quiet, personal, yet cosy café, Huck’s Cafe is the place to go because it’s housed in a bungalow unit in Bangsar. The environment of this cafe is a pleasant eating space, so you’ll feel right at home the moment you walk in. Despite the fact that this café is somewhat secluded, the food is excellent, prepared by the proprietor himself, who has considerable expertise in preparing Western, Italian, and even sweets! Because seats are limited and this café is constantly crowded, make your reservations ahead of time!
|Address||22, Jalan Abdullah, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur|
|Operating hours||Tuesday to Sunday (7pm – 11pm), Monday (Closed)|
9. Niko Neko Matcha
For non-coffee fans and matcha lovers, Niko Neko Matcha is one of the best cafes to visit in Bangsar. Once you’ve had your lunch, head on over for matcha-based drinks and desserts that surprisingly complement one another. The modern-themed cafe is composed mainly of white interior that lets the lush green of their matcha menu standout and look vibrant – especially in photos!
|Address||82A, Lorong Maarof, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Operating hours||Monday to Sunday (11am – 6pm), Wednesday (Closed)|
|Contact||+60 1156 2086 92|
10. Botanica + Co
A resto + cafe inspired by the botanics, surround yourself in lush greenery in their greenhouse-interior while indulging in their cuisine that mixes local dishes with Asian flavours. Their food is made from best and freshest produce harvested locally to bring you quality food that will have you coming back for more. Bond and share over large servings of hearty and satisfying food with your friends or family.
|Address||58, Jalan Ang Seng, Brickfields, Bangsar|
|Operating hours||Monday to Sunday (8am-10pm)|
11. Urban Daybreak
All-day breakfast options, anyone? Visit the Urban Daybreak to get your breakfast-to-brunch Australian options with a twist. Pair your meal with their Arabica coffee to start your day right. The humble atmosphere and great service will surely complete your cafe experience to hang anytime – from when you need a breather during Hump days or to just hang out at during the weekends.
|Address||11, Jalan Telawi 5, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Operating hours||Monday to Sunday (7:30am-5:30pm)|
|Contact||+60 3-2303 0172|
12. Sunbather Coffee
Treat yourself to Japanese-inspired meals, drinks, and desserts at Sunbather Coffee! This cafe is part of one of the best cafes in Bangsar because of their aesthetically pleasing dishes and beverages that taste as good as they look! Snap around for Instagram-worthy spots along with your food and enjoy a peaceful day at this home-y cafe.
|Address||UG-12, The Sphere, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Operating hours||Monday to Sunday (10:00am-10:30pm)|
|Contact||+60 18-229 9986|