Looking for some great food to try in the Bangsar area? Here is a list of the 15 best Bangsar Cafe, full of delicious eats!
Let’s face it. All good things come surrounded by food, drinks, friends, and family!
It’s a good thing that in Bangsar, Malaysia, many cafes offer the perfect place to socialize, make memories and enjoy all of the culinary delights the city has to offer!!
The perfect Bangsar cafe has an unforgettable ambiance, delicious food and coffee options, and is perfectly Instagrammable! But with so many cafes to choose from, how is it possible to narrow them down?
Your days and nights are about to get better now that we have narrowed down the choices for you! Keep reading to find out about the 15 best rated cafe in Bangsar.
1. Best Bangsar Cafe - Niko Neko Matcha 1.5
Matcha! Matcha! Matcha! That’s the first and last thing you need to know about Niko Neko Matcha 1.5. Okay, so this hidden gem offers more than just matcha, but people come from far away to enjoy their excellent matcha and green teas!
The cafe style is minimalist and modern with the color white dominating the space for a super zen vibe. Seating is limited but when you are in, you are in for a special treat!
They offer beautiful, creative matcha, genmaicha, and houjicha drinks and cocktails that are definitely fun to drink and delicious.
All this matcha leaving you feeling hungry? Niko Neko Matcha 1.5 offers several different food options as well—sandwiches, small cakes, cakes, and desserts. For a complete experience, try the unforgettable “crunch cubes”!
2. Best Bangsar Cafe - Burrow BSC
Can you say canelé? It’s okay if you can’t, but you should know that Burrow BSC is known for this canelé, a famous french pastry. Canelés are moist little cakes with a crispy crust that are filled with creamy custard. It’s worth a trip to Burrow to sink your teeth into one of these delicacies!
The cafe has a beautiful atmosphere, with lots of natural light pouring in the big glass window, lots of green plants, and cozy seating nooks. A perfect, Instagrammable spot to take a quick journey to France for a special treat and excellent coffee.
Have a sweet tooth? Burrow BSC is for you! The canelés are excellent but they make many other delicious desserts that are sure to impress!
3. Best Bangsar Cafe - Lisette's Cafe & Bakery
You know you have found the perfect cafe when it hits all the right style and taste notes. You know what they say—”choose things in life that spark joy”—and this charming café definitely does!
Your friends will be oohing and aahing over your social media feed when you post photos of the most beautiful flower walls in Bangsar! The ambiance of Lisette’s is one of its trademarks, filled with an airy atmosphere full of greenery that soothes and calms even the most stressed-out among us!
However, at the heart of Lisette’s, beyond the stunning walls of cascading pink peonies, is the food. They are known for fresh, high-quality, and delicious baked goods, snacks, meals, and a legendary buffet twice a week. And they offer a perfect cup of coffee, too!
4. Best Bangsar Cafe - Breakfast Thieves Bangsar
“We are all thieves when it comes to fine food.”—that’s the Breakfast Thieves statement that sets the tone for the experimental menu with a blend of Australian and Asian influences. An eclectic restaurant with a unique menu in the heart of Bangsar, it’s a great place to gather with friends and family or for business lunches or casual meetings.
The tone of the café is lively, chic, and welcoming. The food they offer is delicious and eye-catching—totally social media-worthy dishes that also taste great! On the menu are beautiful brunch items, captivating coffees, and magnificent main dishes. Be careful—these “Breakfast Thieves” might just steal your heart!
5. Best Bangsar Cafe - Jaslyn Cakes Bangsar
Jaslyn Cakes is the perfect fusion of a cake shop, bakery, and cafe! The place offers a comfortable, homey atmosphere and a mouthwatering selection of fresh baked goods. Delicious cakes, excellent coffees, all served with a smile? Yes please! (But good luck deciding what to order!)
The cafe has a relaxed, cozy vibe with a few tables indoors and a few outdoors as well. But while the location is all in size, it makes up for it with oodles of personality and charm!
And the desserts and baked goods? Second to none! (hint—try the vanilla bean cheesecake and carrot cake!) Pair your sweet treat with a steaming cup of coffee and you are in heaven. Jaslyn Cakes definitely deserves a spot amongst the best of Bangsar’s cafes!
6. Best Bangsar Cafe - Hani Eatery
It’s not just hype, people. Hani Eatery is definitely one of the best cafe in Bangsar! It’s a unique, relaxed cafe with a chic design, with a vibrant buzz. The staff is super friendly and knows how to pick the best music!
They serve excellent signature coffees, teas, and matcha as well as a big selection of delectable desserts and sweets. They do have some savory dishes, mostly miso and udon and noodle dishes, and they are top-notch choices for a savory start (or end!) of your meal!
The great food, great music, and vibe, along with the energetic and attentive staff make Hani Eatery a wonderful choice of cafe.
7. Best Bangsar Cafe - Sunbather Coffee
Sunbather Coffee is a cool, trendy cafe decorated in light colors, with wood finishes and potted greens. They offer beautiful coffee and drinks, along with Japanese fusion light meal options served in a compartmentalized bento style.
They have a wide variety of unique drink options, as well as what is known to be excellent smooth tasting, strong coffee. Sunbather Coffee is known for its unique sandwiches and Japanese-style breakfast, and its food is all delicious and plated beautifully.
There are so many great cafes to choose from in Bangsar, and Sunbather offers a unique Japanese-tinged experience that sets it apart from the rest!
8. Best Bangsar Cafe - Urban Daybreak
Feel like changing things up and enjoying some Aussie delights in Bangsar? Urban Daybreak is the cafe for you!
Urban Daybreak is a small, charming cafe that offers a delicious Australian-inspired menu. It features attractive indoor dining as well as a small outdoor seating area. But food is what really counts here! It’s an all-day brunch destination that is known for breakfast and brunch items that will remind us of the “brekkies” served down under.
If filling, tasty brunch items like eggs, waffles, avocado toast, and a steaming cup of coffee are a part of your preferred dining repertoire, Urban Daybreak is the cafe for you!
9. Best Bangsar Cafe - Antipodean Café
COFFEE + CAFÉ + CULTURE. These three “C”s are everything you need to know about Antipodean Cafe! The inspiration of the cafe is to bring out the history and soul of Antipodean coffee culture that was influenced by the great coffee houses of Europe.
Socialization is what it’s all about at Antipodean Cafe, and it’s the ideal place for meeting, chatting, romancing, or catching up on the latest gossip and trends. What’s best is you can do all this over an excellent cup of coffee!
But not only coffee of course. They also offer a long list of top-notch snacks and meals—breakfast plates, sandwiches, salads, soups…(big breath)….pasta, crepes, waffles, healthy juices, cookies, and delicious cakes.
So, at Antipodean Cafe you get quality coffee, a lively cafe atmosphere, and a plethora of delicious food items to choose from? Sounds like a no-brainer to us!
10. Best Bangsar Cafe - VCR
With a list of menu items that will make the mouth of even the most serious foodie water, you are guaranteed to get a great meal at VCR! The food is creative and satisfying with great options for meat-lovers, fish-fanatics, and vegetarians.
The style is minimalist and modern, but with a welcoming, calming atmosphere. As eye-popping as their breakfast brunch, lunch, and dinner food options are, their coffees are swoon-worthy as well. Coffees are high-quality and beautifully presented, and perfectly paired with their wonderful selection of sweet treats.
The best part of VCR besides their great ambiance, great food, and great drinks? The smiling, friendly service. Your experience at VCR will have you coming back—guaranteed.
11. Best Bangsar Cafe - PULP
Coffee is king at Pulp. All of their coffees are made with premium coffee beans and hand-brewed by experienced baristas, so it’s a perfect destination for the true coffee aficionados among us!
Don’t miss out on the nitro coffee, a cold brew named for the nitrogen gas that is mixed with the coffee to create a smooth texture. The baristas at Pulp are bringing epic nitro coffees to the Bangsar cafe scene! Don’t miss out on it!
Located in what used to be a historic print factory, Pulp is a welcoming place with lots of natural light that has a lovely zen vibe about it. Excellent coffee is a big draw here, but don’t forget they also have a wonderful selection of pastries, desserts, light bites, breakfast plates, and main entrées.
12. Best Bangsar Cafe - Dew
What happens when you combine cakes and flowers? You get the prettiest cakes you have ever seen! No, really! And that’s what Dew offers: the most exquisite cakes and desserts, in slices as well as in small, individual cake formats known as “petit-gateau”.
The cakes come in unique and delicious flavors, prepared with a high level of skill and attention to detail, making them beautiful and Instagram-worthy! Dew has a chic vibe featuring elegant and modern decor. It has limited seating but it’s definitely worth a visit!
13. Best Bangsar Cafe - Planter Chin
Planter Chin is pure happiness tucked in the walls of an unassuming location! It’s filled with green plants (that are also available for purchase!), bathed in lots of natural light, and has a lively, cheerful vibe.
When you meet the owners, Jeremy and Jan, you realize that they are just as warm and welcoming as their café is. So, with such positive energy, you must be thinking their food and drink offerings are amazing as well. You would be correct!
Planter Chin offers a wide selection of coffees, teas, matcha as well as house-brewed kombucha. When it comes to food, the breakfast and brunch items are out of this world, as are their main courses and sweet treats. You can feel the love in this place!
14. Best Bangsar Cafe - Naj & Belle Bangsar
Before we go any further, we need to tell you something about Naj & Belle. They are known for….(🥁🥁🥁)…their watermelon cake. Yes, Naj & Belle has figured out a way to combine cake and watermelon, and it’s magical!
But the food fun at Naj & Belle doesn’t end there. Aside from offering a range of unique and delicious cakes, their menu is bursting with savory appetizers and main courses that will knock the socks off of the most adventurous foodies!
This welcoming cafe has a bright, airy, modern feel to it, and features high ceilings and lots of natural light. It’s the perfect place to chomp down on any of their most talked-about offerings for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, or to enjoy a perfect cup of coffee.
15. Best Bangsar Cafe - Huck's Cafe
Want a cafe that takes you on a trip to the Mediterranean? Then check out Huck’s Cafe! Just don’t expect a bustling vibe of a traditional cafe, this place is exclusive, and has a strict reservations-only policy.
Huck’s Cafe offers a private home-style dining experience located in a bungalow in Bangsar. I know, sounds iffy, right? But fear not! This cozy dining room may be secluded, but the food is absolutely, downright amazing!
It’s a unique 3-course dining experience that is chock full of surprising dishes and amazing drinks to pair them with. With a selection of risottos, meat dishes, fish dishes, and vegetarian options all cooked by the owner who is also an experienced chef! Huck’s cafe is definitely worth a visit.
The Best of the Bangsar Cafe Scene
Craving an excellent coffee, some good eats, and the perfect place for social connections? I know we are! It’s time to get out there to try every Bangsar cafe that made our list!
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