Coffee and Tea

best cafes in PJ

Garage 51, Bandar Sunway, PJ, Malaysia

 Eugenie Chan and Monica Tindall Compared to its neighbours, Garage 51 is immediately set apart with a bold exterior mural that just draws you to it. With an up-cycled interior, tonnes of natural light, great service, and food made with fresh ingredients – …

best cafes in PJ

Beans Depot, Kelana Jaya, Petaling Jaya

 Ross Jones and Monica Tindall Tucked away in a small corner of Petaling Jaya is a place where coffee is a form of expression; it is spoken of reverently and given a royal treatment. This place, Beans Depot, has been open for quite a while and is the product of LS […]

cafes in Kuala Lumpur

Awesome Canteen, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Words:  Dominique Montiel       Photos:  Monica Tindall When a restaurant’s name starts with the word ‘awesome’, it’s safe to say that you develop a sort of straightforward expectation of not only amazing food, but also service and atmosphere. I found myse…

best bakeries in KL

Kenny Hills Bakers, Bukit Tunku, KL

Aisling Cullen and Monica Tindall Nestled in a row of shop houses in a leafy and peaceful setting is Kenny Hills Bakers, a new bakery specialising in stone milled flour and organic ingredients for their breads and pastries.  The interior very much reflects the ar…

cafe in TTDI

Pickle and Fig, TTDI, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Words: Louise Miller         Photos: Monica Tindall If you’re in the mood to while away a few hours, grazing on wholesome and tasty paninis, salads or pasta dishes whilst sipping on fresh smoothies or a great coffee or two, head to TTDI’s Pickle and Fig where the …

cafes in kl

Specialty Coffee Roasters in Kuala Lumpur

The Revolution Has Begun! Coffee aficionados are becoming increasingly spoiled for choice with the uprising of the micro-roasting industry in Malaysia. Consultation with a local expert notes no less than 12 boutique roasters around the city. That’s not to m…