KL has seen more artisan coffee cafes and stores pop up lately than anything else. KLites are finally getting serious about their coffee, ordering it in all forms (espresso, mocha, or latte) round the clock. If you’re in the city and eager to fuel up, here are two options-
Stands for ‘Raw and Wholesome’ and it serves fresh coffee as they roast their own beans. Baristas prepare coffee using the Kees van der Westen lever espresso machine. Order cappuccino, macchiato (double espresso with milk micro foam) or piccolo (double espresso with textured milk). The result – sip thoroughly satisfying sips. R.A.W Cafe serves vegetarian dishes, ideal for a quick lunch. The best place in town for an excellent cup of espresso.
150 Jalan Ampang,
50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Mon – Fri: 08:00-18:30
My Espresso Lab Coffee Roaster
Specializes solely in serving specialty coffee. Expert baristas churn out smooth coffees with their Synesso Cyncra espresso machine, using some of the best green coffee beans from around the world. Fragrant and flavorful, your latte or espresso may be one of the best in the city. No food is served here.
My Espresso Lab Coffee Roaster,
D1-G4-6, Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur.
9:30am-6pm (closed on Sundays).