20 and More New Instagrammable Cafes in 2021

Still reminiscing the days of traveling around before the pandemic? No worries! We still can go cafe hopping in KL during the weekend. Here is a list of more than 20 new cafes perfect for Instagram shot for you to choose from.

*Remember to always practise physical distancing, keep your mask on and follow SOP.”

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Recently opened, Yue Coffee Bar is located in Batu 11 Cheras. The cafe incorporates itself in an old terrace house and is full of traditional kampung vibe. Other than the usual coffee and cake, they are also selling main dishes like chicken gyoza and ikan bakar which match well with their craft beers sold here.

Address: 114, Jalan 15, Batu 11 Cheras 43200 Cheras, Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 9am- 6pm (Closed Tuesday)

Newest cafe in town! The interior design of Zeneyes Cafe in Kota Damansara is simple and clean. A perfect retreat to calm your mind in the bustling city.

Address: EMPORIS, PERSIARAN SURIAN, SEKSYEN 3, TAMAN SAINS SELANGOR 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 1am- 6pm Tues-Thurs,  10am – 9pm Fri, Sat & Sum(Closed Monday)

W Cafe and Dining serves mainly Japanese fusion dish. Influenced with modernism, most of the furnishing in the cafe comprises of wood with simple design. You will enjoy the comfortable ambience here if you like MUJI concept.

Address: Jalan PJU 1/42, Dataran Prima, 47301 Petaling Jaya,Selangor
Operating Hour: 8am – 7pm Mon to Fri, 9am – 6.30pm Sat & Sun

Located in Ampang, Fine Coffee and Flowers was started in December of 2020. It is a Korean style cafe that also sells flower. The dining space is equipped with minimalistic wooden furniture. The western breakfast and various kind of cake  served here are generally photogenic and Instagrammable.

Address: C2-1, Jalan Ampang Utama 1/1 68000 Ampang, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 9am – 6pm

DAE.JANJI has a dark green facade, giving the passersby an enticing premium look. The interior is decorated with colorful geometrical designs and further accentuated its refreshing playfulness by the bright lighting. The cafe mainly serves western dish with Asian fusion. We especially like the nasi lemak with Korean fried chicken which is surprisingly matched and delicious.

Address: G-3, Grand Subang, Jalan SS 13/3 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 11am – 7pm ( Sunday closed )

Pun Shan is located in a relatively quiet part of Cheras, a perfect spot to chill during the weekend. You may get your breakfast, lunch or dinner here as they serve all day, from 11am till 12am!

Address: No.33A & 35A, Jalan Jintan Taman Supreme Cheras, 56100 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 11am – 12am

Bakery Cafe The Butter Pantry is located on the upper floor of Hanwoori Korean Restaurant in Ampang. The cafe is actually a physical store opened by ‘The Last Bite’, an online baking course provider. It is selling all kinds of handmade cookies and cakes. The interior gives a cool vibe with its unpainted concrete wall yet the soft lighting, wooden furniture and spacious space provide the necessary comfort to chill in the afternoon.

Address: C6-M, C7-M, JALAN AMPANG UTAMA 1/1 68000 Ampang, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 9:30am – 7pm (Monday closed)

Rising in popularity in KL, White Land has an exceptionally white and clean interior lighted by natural light which is very Instagrammable. The reservation-only cafe serves many kinds of sandwich, dessert, coffee as well as begel. The unique begel recipe is a must-try here which is perfect to go with a cup of iced coffee.

Address: 1-15, CENTRIO, NO. 1, Jalan Pantai Murni, Pantai Hillpark, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 12pm – 4pm Fri, 10am – 4pm Sat&Sun
*Reservation Only*

Tofu Magic also has an overall white color tone but with softer lighting and futuristic design. As the name suggests, the cafe is selling various flavors of soymilk (signature green tea soymilk is the best IMO), pure soy milk and soy-milk products like tofuhua. The cafe receives a lot of good review due to its affordable pricing, cozy ambient and tasty soymilk.

Address: 20, jalan radin bagus 7, sri petaling 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 12pm – 11pm

Halley by Wondermama is serving halal dim sum, one of the most spectacularly furnished dim sum restaurant in town. All the dishes are aesthetically pleasing and definitely highly Instagrammable. Their signature dim sum platter consists of crystal prawn dumplings, scallop dumplings, chili crab yam cakes, fried carrot cakes and cheong fun, a must-try while visiting here.

Address: G-02-02, Republik, 1, Jalan Medan Setia 1, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 8am – 10pm

Hidden in The Grange in KL, this new cafe, Fox Paradox, is selling primarily western food with much healthier recipes . We highly recommend its scrambled eggs with sourdough toast that is savory, crusty and a little bit of sour taste. The environment is spacious and cozy, suitable for small gatherings.

Address: G02-G03 THE GRANGE 218 JALAN AMPANG 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 8:30am – 5:30pm

Ruma Puteh is renovated from a bungalow in Titiwangsa. The cafe has been gaining popularity since the opening due to its Instagrammable designs such as the archway, colorful floorings and outdoorsy ambience. They serve mostly local food with fusion and taste is definitely above average.

Address: 60A, Jalan Kuantan, Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, 54200 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 12pm – 9:30pm ( Monday closed )

Wú Coffee • Gallery has a strong industrialism influence. Interior design is simple with lots of concrete and metal. Their signature spicy ramen is highly acclaimed and you should not miss it if you are spicy food lover!

Address: 38-2, Jalan PJU 5/11, Dataran Sunway, Kota Damansara 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hour: 10am – 6pm ( Tuesday closed )

The minimalist style cafe is located in a seemingly desolated business square in Taman Connaught. White color is the main tone here with some black emphasis, giving out a clean look. They serve excellent coffee and cake as well as main dishes with fusion of western and Asian recipe. There are many parking spots here and is suitable for group gathering.

Address: D-G-12 (Ground Floor) Medan Connaught, No. 1, Jalan 3/144a, Taman Connaught, 56000 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 10am – 6pm

Half & Hāfu is a half hair salon, half cafe, as the name suggests. Mysterious yet artistic atmosphere, it is  decorated with a number of colorful neon lights. They are selling tasty cookies and some special drinks. Wide range of cakes is available such as matcha chocolate cake and orange chiffon cake.

Tips: Their barista will tell you how to enjoy their signature beverage to get the most taste out of it.

Address: Lot B-1-05, First Floor, The Hub SS2 Retail Office, 19 Sentral, Jalan Harapan, Seksyen 19, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hour: 11am – 8pm (Monday closed)

A new cafe in Cheras! This Japanese style cafe is opened by a couple, serving a variety of coffee with excellent taste like rose latte, matcha tea, hojicha, black chocolate latte and so on. The place is quiet and cozy, perfect to chill out with friends.

Address: Lot 2-00-07, D’Alamanda Shop Lot, Jalan Pudu Impian 4, Jalan Pudu Ulu Cheras, 56100, Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 9:30am – 5:30pm (Wednesday closed)

Hidden gem in a row of shops yet Instagrammers flock to this cafe for shots of its industrialist interior and weirdly unique decorations. Even though it is famous for its look, the coffee and food served here also receive lots of good reviews. Our friend highly recommends us the signature dishes like braised pork belly rice. Have you tried before? Let us know the taste!

Address:  33-A, Jalan 20/16, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hour: 10am – 10pm (Tuesday closed)

Isn’t it relaxing to have a coffee while browsing books? There is a cafe that can let you do that which is in BookXcess, located in Tropicana Gardens Mall. Even though it is small, it is still worth the visit to have a look at the book collection and its pleasant interior design.

Address: 1st Floor, Lot 26 & 26A, West Walk,No. 2A, Persiaran Surian, Tropicana Indah, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hour: 10am – 6pm

19) Plan B, TRX

Plan B already is a pretty well known cafe but do you know there is a glass house cafe by Plan B located nearby TRX? Opened in October of 2020, it successfully attracted Plan B regulars here with its magnificent view of Exchange 106 Tower  from inside of the glass house, especially at night when the tower is lit up.

Address: Kafe TRX City, Jln. Barat, Tun Razak Exchange, 55188 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 9am – 10pm

Licky Chan is the hottest new ice cream house in town. The shop is painted with bright and sharp color while being decorated with neon lights and retro items, making its interior funky and fashionable. Even though it has many Instagram corners for your IG shot, you must not miss out their ice cream with wild creative taste.

Address: 24, Jalan Yap Ah Shak, Chow Kit, 50300 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hour: 12pm – 12am (Monday closed)

Butty Boy Cooks is one of the cafe in PJ with industrialist design. Its raw concrete and brick wall match nicely with the Asian and Western food served here. The cook recommends Rich & Spicy Kam Heong Lala and Signature Aglio with Jumbo River Prawn. You must try it when visiting!

Butty Boy Cooks

Address: Lot 9, B.Land, Lot 2, Jalan 51a/225, 46100 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hour: 11am – 8pm