12 Healing Cafes To Unwind & Uplift Your Mood In KL & PJ (2023 Guide)

Wanting to escape the chaos of the daily grind while finding some inner calm? We’ve got you covered! Step into these relaxing ‘healing’ cafes with us and let peace flow all around you as every sip of coffee and nourishing bite of pastry becomes a ticket to tranquillity. Destress, rejuvenate and let these soothing experiences wash away all your worries.  


Here Are 12 Healing Cafes To Relax & Unwind In KL & PJ

1. The Coffee Dock

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Take a deep breath, hit pause and indulge in life’s simple moments with a cup of coffee in hand at The Coffee Dock. With the cafe’s beautiful park-like scenery all around you, prepare to be whisked away on your healing retreat. It’s the simple pleasures that matter most! (IG)
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The Coffee Dock

Address: Taman Wetland, Seksyen 8, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor

Operating Hours: Friday to Tuesday (5 pm – 11 pm), Closed on Wednesdays & Thursdays

Status: Muslim-owned

Link (s): Instagram

2. If Only.

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With a logo that’s inspired by the On/Off switch, If Only. makes healing their priority and promises to leave diners with ‘A Progressive Experience’ as they disconnect from the fast-paced world in a cosy space. Specialising in Australian and Japanese fusion food, take a break at this Insta-worthy spot by treating yourself to some of their eggs benedict, chicken katsu soba and fruity Manna smoothie bowls. It’s time for you to slow down, hit refresh and savour comforting moments. 

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If Only.

Address: Ground floor, Regal House, 1, Jalan U Thant, Taman U Thant, 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur


Operating Hours: Tuesday to Saturday (7 am – 6 pm), Sunday & Monday (7 am – 6 pm)

Status: Pork-free

Link (s): FacebookInstagram


3. Broom (Bukit Bintang)

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By breathing new life into a near 100 year old heritage home, Broom blends on the old with a dawn of the new in their Bukit Bintang outlet. Make sure to come here on an empty stomach so that you can devour lots of their signature bakes such as the hojicha filled croissant, honey sea salt croissant, matcha tart and espresso cake. From snap-worthy spots to rewarding pastries, come for the Gram and stay for the flavour!       

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Broom (Bukit Bintang)

Address: 4, Jln Sin Chew Kee, Bukit Bintang, 50150 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur


Operating Hours: Wednesday to Monday (8.30 am – 5.30 pm), Closed on Tuesdays

Status: Halal-certified

Link (s): WebsiteFacebookInstagram

4. Jibby By The Park

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Are you in desperate need of a nature getaway? Enjoy your cafe hopping trip with a healing feeling of serenity at Jibby By The Park, which looks exactly like a greenhouse! With such an aesthetically pleasing forest-like environment and welcoming ambience, it’s the perfect place for weekend catch ups with your besties over hearty Malaysian and Western fusion food! 

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Jibby By The Park

Address: The Waterfront@ParkCity, No 5, Persiaran Residen, Desa Parkcity, 52200 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: Monday to Thursday (10 am – 10 pm), Friday to Sunday (9 am – 10 pm)

Status: Halal-certified

Link (s): WebsiteFacebookInstagram

5. dou dou bake

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When you find a cafe that serves warm flakey pastries with a delightful ambience, you know you’re in for a special treat. dou dou bake is a gem of a cafe/bakery that is sure to become your new favourite brunch spot! Their wholesome avocado toast, tomato danish, croissants, sourdough and coffee are some definite must-haves here as you kick back and relax. 

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dou dou bake

Address: 38, Jalan SS 4c/5, Taman Rasa Sayang, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (7.30 am – 6 pm)

Status: Pork-free

Link (s): WebsiteInstagram

6. RaRa Coffee

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‘Be Raw, Be Rare, Be Yourself’ that’s RaRa Coffee’s motto. With a perfect balance of outdoor and indoor elements, dining at RaRa Coffee will definitely steal your heart. Their snacks such as truffle fries, popcorn portobello and burgers hit amazing here. Everything is on point! 

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RaRa Coffee

Address: 1-1, BU4 Oasis, Jalan Changkat Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Operating Hours: Tuesday to Friday (10 am – 10 pm), Saturday (8 am – 11 pm) & Sunday (8 am – 10 pm), Closed on Mondays

Status: Pork-free, Pet-friendly

Link (s): FacebookInstagram

7. V88 Starhill

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Of strong coffee, quality conversations and good vibes! We’re making our way to V88 Starhill next. With an immersive jazz inspired atmosphere and gastronomical fusion of Western and Japanese food, V88 Starhill is an all-day cafe that transforms into a listening bar at night. Featuring a mix of DJs from all over Malaysia with an exciting line-up of records, bless your ears with some soulful music and perhaps enjoy a drink or two at night. It’s time to find your groove! 

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V88 Starhill

Address: L112-1, Level 1, The Starhill, 181, Jln Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: Sunday to Thursday (10 am – 10 pm), Friday & Saturday (10 am – 12 am)

Status: Non-halal

Link (s): FacebookInstagram

8. LaGula By The Hungry Tapir

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If you haven’t been to LaGula, you’re clearly missing out girls! Come with us to this pretty pink tropical paradise of a cafe and unleash your inner fabulousness for a fun-filled Barbie moment. With lots of vegan dishes like pizzas, phish & chips, French pastries, croissants and cakes to choose from, you’ll definitely be obsessed!

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LaGula By The Hungry Tapir

Address: G-02, Ground Floor, Four Points Hotel by Sheraton, 2, Jalan Balai Polis, City Centre, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: Sun – Thurs (10 am – 6 pm), Friday & Saturday (10 am – 11 pm), Closed on Tuesdays

Status: Halal-certified, Vegan-friendly

Link (s): Instagram

9. Xiao By Crustz

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Hey Siri, play us ‘Lovely Day’ by Bil Withers! Newly relocated to a quiet neighbourhood in SS2, Xiao By Crutz is shaking things up with their passion for crafting unique pastries and petit gateau desserts in a Muji-like and pet-friendly cafe setting. Let your sweet tooth shine as with everything looking so cute, you’ll surely want to enjoy everything on the menu with your furry friend!  

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Xiao By Crustz

Address: 18, Jalan SS 2/72, Seksyen 19, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Operating Hours: Wednesday to Monday (8.30 am – 6.30 pm), Closed on Tuesdays

Status: Pork & alcohol free, Pet-friendly

Link (s): WebsiteFacebookInstagram

10. POKOK KL Cafe

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Feeling hungry for more? Next head on to POKOK KL Cafe for some pastry goodies, smoked salmon eggs benedict, pastas and why not end your meal with a chocolatey fudge brownie as you dine in a sunny garden themed environment. Bruchin’ buddies unite!

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Address: MAHSA Avenue (Jalan Universiti Campus), Block B, Level 1 Jalan Ilmu, off, Jln Profesor Diraja Ungku Aziz, 59100 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: Wednesday to Monday (10 am – 9 pm), Tuesday (10 am – 8 pm)

Status: Halal-certified

Link (s): WebsiteFacebookInstagram

11. Kenny Hills Bakers (Bukit Tunku)

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Surrounded by lush greenery and warm faces, start your ‘healing’ morning with a smile at Kenny Hills Bakers in Bukit Tunku! With delightful favourites such as their peach strudel, eggy LaFayette croissant and specialty coffee, come brighten your day and soak up the sunlight as you heal with your loved ones.  

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Kenny Hills Bakers (Bukit Tunku)

Address: Lot B-2, Taman Tunku, Off Jalan Langgak Tunku, Bukit Tunku, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: Monday to Sunday (8 am – 10 pm)

Status: Pork-free

Link (s): Website | Facebook | Instagram

12. Cafe 6233   

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Saving the best for last, follow us on a healing adventure to Cafe 6233. With a chill laid back vibe, this camping themed cafe serves a pleasant variety of local favourites such as nasi lemak, bubur ayam and also has delectable cakes for you to enjoy amidst the comforts of nature on your soothing escape far away from the city. Life is sweet!  

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@Cafe 6233, Latun Amira (FB)

Cafe 6233

Address: Jalan Kampung Perepat Kapar, 42200 Klang, Selangor

Operating Hours: Thursday to Monday (12 pm – 11 pm), Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Status: Muslim-owned

Link (s): FacebookInstagram

Rest, Relax and Have A Well-Deserved Healing Cafe Hopping Break

Uplift your mood, let serenity linger and soothe your soul with a rejuvenating getaway to these healing cafes; where comfort is deliciously essential. You’ll be recharged and ready to take on the world again by storm! 

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