Looking for an off-the-cuff bar? We suggest a few cozy watering holes where chic-ness and intimacy reigns.
This quaint locale assimilates into the fabric of the neighbourhood it sits in and yet it is located close to KL’s main tourist attractions. It serves inexpensive beers, wines and a selection of craft cocktails that include a must-try Lemongrass Gin & Tonic.
How to find it: 3, Jalan Sin Chew Kee, Bukit Bintang, 50150 Kuala Lumpur
Malt & Leaf
If you’re shying away from the city’s hustle and bustle and want to literally look down on the masses, Malt & Leaf is the place for you. Situated high above First Avenue at Bandar Utama, this is a bar that serves cigar and single malt aficionados.
How to find it: Sky level, 1 First Avenue, Bandar Utama 47800 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.
Omakase + Appreciate
Curated by two top Malaysian bartenders, this little nook blends East and West seamlessly. Just like the perfect cocktail the decor and ambience of the bar caters to those who truly want something out-of-the-box when it comes to their drinking experience. Try an Elderflower Martini or one of the old favourites made to perfection.
How to find it: Lebuh Ampang, near Masjid Jamek, Kuala Lumpur