Top 10 Halal Garden-like Cafes in Malaysia

There are small pockets where greenery not only flourishes but provides a satisfying belly upon your visit. Without a doubt, dining in an area where arrays of potted flowers are within your sight is just the serenity nature lovers are looking for. So let’s take a look at these garden-like cafes that are loved by Malaysians, oh and, they are halal and Muslim-friendly too!



1. Nifayyi Warung & Kafe, Ipoh

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It’s best to watch what you’re ordering if you’re a light eater because Nifayyi Warung & Kafe serves in a big portion but at a reasonable price. The place is usually packed with couples, family, and friends as most people get to feast their delectable meal in a cozy and homely setting. It is acclaimed that people will surely drop by here when visiting Ipoh.

Address: No. 77, Jalan Kamaruddin Isa, Taman Fair Park, 31400 Ipoh, Perak.
Operating Hours: 8.00 AM to 10.00 PM daily
Status: Halal-certified



2. Glaze Eatery, Cyberjaya

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The area in Tamarind Square Cyberjaya is built with pebbled pathways, leafy trees, and growing plants that just add peaceful vibes to the place. And Glaze Eatery is complementing the lush environment concept to their establishment. You can order up their yummy Western meal as they are quite satisfying. The place is usually packed during lunchtime that sometimes you have to queue. But if you’re lucky, you may get served right away!

Address: A-03-03A, Tamarind Square, Persiaran Multimedia, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 8.30 AM to 11.30 PM daily
Status: Muslim-owned



3. Pokok KL Cafe, KL

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Tucked amidst the hustling pace of Kuala Lumpur city is a gorgeous glasshouse cafe shaded by lush trees. Whether you’re dining indoors or outdoors, you get to indulge in your brunch in a calming mood accompanied by natural lighting and landscape. Appealing cafe like this, who wouldn’t want to come? So try to sneak in your time during non-peak hours to dine in here.

Address: MAHSA Avenue (Jalan Universiti Campus), Block B, Level 1 Jalan Ilmu, Off Jalan Profesor Diraja Ungku Aziz, 59100 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 10.00 AM to 9.00 PM daily
Status: Halal-certified



4. Naj & Belle, Subang Jaya

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This simplistic yet relaxed cafe will not make you spam your social media any less. Not as big as in the Kuala Lumpur branch, you still get to savor their freshly-prepared pasta meal in a serene ambiance. Just make sure to leave some room in your tummy for their signature watermelon cake. Yum! A neat place to meet up with a friend for some catch-up session.

Address: SS15 Courtyard, Ss 15, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 10.00 AM – 10.00 PM Monday to Friday, 9.30 AM to 10.00 PM Saturday & Sunday
Status: Muslim-owned



5. Warunk Koffie by Wood & Steel, Shah Alam

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Finding this cafe could be a little tricky as it’s located amidst a residential area. And the parking space may be limited but don’t let that stop you from visiting with a large crowd. Because its spacious interior and tastefully decorated with arts and potted plants are the reason why the cafe is still sought-after by foodies. Good news for burger-lovers because they serve a list of burgers you will surely be tempted to gobble up.

Address: Seksyen U17, Lot 1686, Jalan Gajah 10, Kampung Kubu Gajah, 40160 Shah Alam, Selangor.
Operating Hours: 11.00 AM – 8.00 PM Tuesday to Thursday, 3.00 PM 10.00 PM Friday & 11.00 AM – 10.00 PM Saturday & Sunday
Status: Muslim-owned



6. Bean Brothers, KL

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One of the Malaysian favorite places for a meal while staring at their laptop screen is none other than Bean Brothers. No doubt, its modern decor may steal many hearts. And the cafe’s welcoming atmosphere will also be amplified by the aroma of freshly brewed Kenya coffee emanating upon your first sip. Easy parking, friendly staff, affordable rates – definitely worth a brunch.

Address: G-1, THE LINC No, 360, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 8.30 AM – 8.00 PM daily
Status: Halal-certified



7. Rumah Kacha, Georgetown

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Erected in Penang island, Rumah Kacha is a snug glasshouse cafe that exudes a little bit of rustic charm. The best thing to chow down here is their delish local and Western fusion meals. Satisfy your belly while enjoying a crispy breeze outside or a comfy air-conditioned room inside, both proffered an amazing dining experience overlooking the natural landscape.

Address: 31A, Jalan Gurdwara, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang.
Operating Hours: 12.00 PM – 3.00 PM & 5.00 PM – 9.30 PM, Tuesday to Sunday
Status: Muslim-owned

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8. Botanica+Co, KL

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This plant-packed cafe in KL deserves a visit for sure! Never dine alone as they serve quite a generous portion for you to feast upon with your family and friends. You get to order from family combo platters to their bread and pastries. So make sure you come here with an empty stomach after securing a reservation. Certainly, an insta-worthy cafe!

Address: G5, 8, Jalan Kerinchi, Bangsar South, 59200 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 11.30 AM – 10.00 PM Monday to Friday, 9.30 AM – 10.00 PM Saturday & Sunday 
Status: Pork and alcohol-free



9. Canning Dim Sum, Ipoh

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Well, this is a garden-like eatery where you’ll be tempted to take as much dim sum as you want. Upon sitting down, the lovely server will occasionally come to you and present a tray of freshly-made and scrumptious variety of dim sum for you to choose from. Best not to come here if you’re on a budget because you wouldn’t want to miss tasting every dim sum there is. The place is usually packed with people, but undoubtedly, worth every time and penny.

Address: 1, Lebuh Cecil Rae, Taman Canning, 31400 Ipoh, Perak
Operating Hours: 7.30 AM – 3.30 PM Thursday to Tuesday
Status: Halal-certified

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10. Jibby By The Park, KL

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Jibby By The Park has a perfect interior decor, incorporated with lush greenery from ground to upper floor. There are ample seats outdoor as well with a lovely view of the park, hence the name. Their heavenly satisfying BBQ lamb and calamari are served to surefire satiate your hunger pangs. Truly, a place that’s greatly desired by most people because of the vibrant environment, courteous staff, and glorious dining experience.

Address: The Waterfront@ParkCity, No 5, Persiaran Residen, Desa Parkcity, 52200 Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hours: 9.30 AM – 10.00 PM Monday to Thursday & 9.00 AM – 10.00 PM Friday to Sunday
Status: Muslim-owned



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