The city is never short on patisseries, where you can find drool-worthy pastries and instagrammable petit gateaux. But some patisseries, in our opinion, deserve more than just a single visit for weekend brunches. After having tried many spots, we’ve compiled some of our favourite high-end patisseries in KL that you need to try. From high-quality french desserts to the best kougin-amann in town, these choices are sure to delight your tastebuds.
Located in Damansara Heights, this artisanal bakery produces everything from flaky pastries to creamy petit gateaux. You can find sweet pastries, savoury pastries and tarts on its menu. The pumpkin chicken tartine is a unique find while some common bites you might want to get include the kouign-amann and blueberry danish. Croisserie
Specialising in French desserts, Lacher Patisserie makes all things too pretty to eat. Pastry chefs from the patisserie intricately combine a medley of textures and flavours into a single cake. We’re talking sponge cakes with nutty praline and chocolate mousse, it’s a texture galore. It’s one of our favourite high-end patisseries that offer a plethora of options like Uji matcha tart and delightful petit gateaux for tea time. Lacher Patisserie
JCL Patisserie offers a wide selection of pastries so you’ll always be spoilt for choice. If you enjoy something tart then try the yuzu raspberry or orange chocolate, or go for something classic like the lemon tart. The patisserie also offers choux and petit gateaux in unique flavour combinations. JCL Patisserie
Kenny Hills Bakers
Aside from their famous peach strudels, Kenny Hills Bakers are known for their extensive pastries menu. From sweet and savoury croissants to doughnuts and baklavas, it’s impossible to try them all in one sitting so you’ll have to drop by a few times. Other must-try items include the cruffin and kougin-amaan. Kenny Hills Bakers
The Lemon Tree
The Lemon Tree may be new to the high-end patisseries in KL industry but they’ve quickly gained popularity among pastry lovers. Their wide array of items include nutella croissants, blueberry danish, pistachio croissants, strawberry tarts and more. But their menu also features savoury dishes like breakfast spreads and fresh baked sourdough crust. The Lemon Tree
Featured image by Lacher Patisserie.