Japanese and Korean Coffee & Dessert Cafés You’ve Got to Try!

A sweet treat for your weekend café adventure!

Craving for Japan’s Shibuya Honey Toast or South Korea’s bingsu ice shaven desserts? Or are you simply on a hunt for some Eastern Asian eateries? You don’t need to travel far cos’ we’ve got the next best thing here on our shores. We’ve gathered a big list of Japanese and South Korean cafés, serving you famous desserts and patisseries all around town so you guys can trot to this weekend and give them a go!


1. Komugi Cafe

Need some breakfast like a king to fight away Monday blue feeling 😴😴

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Where: Level 6, Pavilion, Kuala Lumpur

Why: A mix of Japanese café culture and the mastery of French baking, come to this patisserie and try their uber soft matcha baom cakes.


2. Namoo Korean Dessert Cafe n Bistro on the park

Where: 1st Floor, IOI City Mall, Putrajaya

Why: Opened up by two Korean natives serving authentic Korean desserts perfect for the king like danpatjuk (sweet red bean porridge) and yakgwa (korean cookie).


3. {X} Coffee

Where: Level 3, ISETAN of Japan Sdn Bhd, Lot 10. Kuala Lumpur

Coffee lovers can enjoy a taste of Japanese-roasted coffee at their new outlet in Isetan, Lot 10 and be surrounded by dim light atmosphere and books.

4. Tsujiri

Where: 58, Jalan SS21/58, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya

Why: Two words – MATCHA HEAVEN!


5. Miru Dessert Cafe

Where: 62, Jalan SS21/58, Damansara Utama

Why: Enjoy the warm crispy exterior and buttery soft inside of this Shibuya Honey toast with some vanilla ice cream on the side and experience the mouth-watering dessert!


6. BingSu Cafe

Where: 28, Jln SS21/35, Damansara Uptown

Why: Don’t you just want to dig into that mountain of shaved ice goodness???


7. Beans N Beans Uptown

Where: 107, Jalan SS 21/1A, Damansara Utama

Why: They serve premium Korean desserts that has ingredients flown all the way from Jeju Province, Korea. Try their best sellers – Green Tea Bingsu & Chocolate Bingsu!


8. Exhibit Cafe

很好吃的 Cheese Cake!

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Where: 86A, Jalan Burhanuddin Helmi, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur

Why: A minimalist ambience for a perfect chilled out weekend with a good cup of Japanese roasted coffee and patisserie.


9. Haraju Cube

Where: Level 1, Empire Damansara, Damansara Perdana, Jalan PJU 8/8, 47820 Petaling Jaya

Why: Squares have never looked so sweet! Their Japanese honey toasts are to die for and a definite Insta-worthy centrepiece!

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