Yuè Coffee Bar, retro cafe in Cheras


While modernity is a sign of progression and growth, we do appreciate the good old nostalgia of the olden days every now and then. And that is what Yuè Coffee Bar aims to do. Nestled in a Cheras neighbourhood, this cafe will transport you back in time with their bucolic ambiance and retro decor.


Authentic wooden kampung house-turned-cafe


Yuè Coffee Bar brings back memories of balik kampung during Chinese New Year as it is set in an authentic wooden kampung house. With their unique yet familiar ambience, you get to experience modern coffee and pastries in a yesteryear setting without even needing to travel away from the city.

Yue Coffee Bar in Cheras - interior  Image credit: @yvonnesoo

They also double as a mini library with stacks and shelves of old-school books perfect for diners to browse while they are here and to while a lazy weekend afternoon away. 

Yue Coffee Bar in Cheras - coffee bar
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Serves affordable drinks, pastries, and craft beers 


Yuè Coffee Bar may have a traditional setting but their gastronomical offerings are as modern as they can get. Their menu comprises the customary cafe assortment of light bites, coffee, juices, tea, and pastries at reasonable prices.

In fact, a cup of black coffee is only priced at RM8, while various options of Chinese tea go for RM12 a pot. Those who prefer non-caffeinated beverages can opt for their fresh juices – orange juice, lemonade, and more for around RM10 a glass.

Yue Coffee Bar in Cheras - food
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@3.3teatimes

One can also find unconventional craft beers here – from the likes of pale ale and IPA for around RM30 a bottle. It’s the perfect drink to sip on as you unwind and catch up with friends on a sunny day.

Meanwhile, peckish diners have the option of munching on some light snacks such as their Egg Mayo Croissant Sandwich (RM14), Creamy Mushroom Soup (RM14), Toast With Butter (RM12), and the like.

Yue Coffee Bar in Cheras - food
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@yuecoffee

Those with a sweet tooth will definitely want to check out their cake menu. As they bake their goods fresh every day, the menu isn’t fixed. But you can expect to see their Lemon Poppyseed Loaf, Key Lime Cheese Tart, Japanese Strawberry Yogurt Cheesecake, and Matcha Burnt Cheesecake (all around RM15/slice) making frequent appearances. 

Yue Coffee Bar in Cheras - pie
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@yuecoffee


Yuè Coffee Bar charms cafe-goers


The cafe scene in Klang Valley continues to boom with new outstanding and unique cafes opening their doors every so often. It’s clear that newcomers will undoubtedly face a lot of competition to stand out. 

In this case, Yuè Coffee Bar turns out to not just have successfully stood out, but is proving to be a strong competitor as evident through their steady stream of happy customers.

Address: 114, Jalan 15, Batu 11 Cheras, 43200 Cheras, Selangor
Opening hours: Wed – Mon 9AM-6PM (Closed on Tuesdays)

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Cover image adapted from: @yvonnesoo and @3.3teatimes

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