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Take your furkid on a date in some of the city’s best cafes where pets are welcome and people are tolerated.
To dine with your favourite four-legged fur friend is truly a privilege and while somewhat rare a few years ago; today, pet friendly cafes are all the rage. Take your furkid on gastronomical socials and let them in on the surging café culture in Klang Valley as you befriend other pet owners or go out for that cup of coffee over the weekend. Here are some pet hotspots to check out:-
1. CuBs & CuPs
Tucked within Sri Hartamas, CuBs & CuPs are run by dog-loving owners who have big hearts and great coffee skills.The café has two resident Huskies and a friendly Pomeranian, all who are loving, happy and roam free to greet and welcome anything looking for some serious pooch-loving. Customers are encouraged to bring their own dogs and they’re free to be without a leash so long as well behaved. While indulging in love and licks, don’t forget to fill your stomach as the menu offers an extensive range of usual café suspects from French toast, waffles, pizzas and pasta.
Cubs & Cups I Wisma Rapid, Jalan 30/70a, Desa Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur.
2. The Red Beanbag, Publika
Dishing up classic Australian café fare, Red Bean Bag is one of the best pet friendly cafes that allow you to enjoy a big breakfast with your pet right next to you. Customers with dogs are to be seated outdoors which means a little al fresco for you and your pooch. While you tuck into a delicious plate of eggs and sausages, your furkid can socialise with other furry friends or simply enjoy the hipster brunch experience with you.
The Red Beanbag I Lot A4-1-8, Solaris Dutamas Jalan Dutamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur I Tel: 03-6211 5116
3. Strangers at 47
A big hit with people and dogs alike simply because the café buzzes with so much good energy. As with most of these cafes, dogs are to be seated outside where tables are limited, so best to avoid rush hour. The menu offers incredibly delicious crepes made with sweet and savoury options and the waiters have a good reputation of spoiling your bubs with friendly pats and belly rubs. Come for the crepes, stay for the vibes.
Strangers at47 I 47, Jalan 14/45, Petaling Jaya Malaysia I Tel: 03-7497 2409
4. Coffee Cottage Cat Café
Tucked within the bustling area of SS15, here’s a café dedicated to purring cats of all shapes and size. The café is currently home to about seven resident cats, most of which are rescues from the streets and are now living the good life amidst cakes, pies and good cups of coffee. Customers can bring their own kitties to the café and sit down for light bites and hot cuppas. If popping by for some cat action sans contact, there’s a separate seating area that’s pet-free of course, but really, we all want to sit with these purring royalties.
Coffee Cottage Cat Café I 1-1, First Floor, Jalan SS15/8A, Subang Jaya I Tel: 03-5613-0078
5. The Bee, Jaya One
Here’s a café that’s crazy about good food and the best for its furry friends. Known for its occasional pet adoption drives, The Bee is dog friendly and allows well behaved pooches to sit outside and enjoy some al fresco dining while owners chat over pasta, nachos and cold beers. The staff are great with pets and when not bustling with customers, your dogs can certainly expect some TLC. The Bee has a second outlet in Publika, that’s pet friendly as well and holds many artsy events with music and performances - dogs are invited.
The Bee I F-85.G.1 (K-2A-G) Palm Square, Jaya One I Tel: 03- 7960 2160
6. Tom, Dick & Harry
If you’re craving an iced cold beer, a wicked brunch and some quality time with Fido then here’s a pub that’s both people and pet friendly. Dogs are allowed inside so long as well behaved and watched by the owner; so pop by for some pub grub and a good time. If you’re looking for a social spot with other dogs, weekends are highly recommended, as there’s a good stream of customers and dogs enjoying a lazy day with their furkids.
Tom, Dick & Harry I 18, Lorong Rahim Kajai 14, TTDI I Tel: 03-7710 2122
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