Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam


Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam 何九海南茶店, Petaling Street KL

Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam near Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur 何九海南茶店 – A decades old traditional Hainanese coffee shop that has gained so much hype among the foodies recently. Queue started as early as before 7AM, all ready for a good old taste of Hainanese Cham drink with soft boiled egg, kaya butter toast, and more.

Where is Ho Kow Hainan Kopitiam

The new Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam is located along Jalan Balai Polis, next to YU Noodle Cuisine 渔米麵坊. Same row with Ali, Muthu & Ah Hock Cafe.  Easy to find, as it is facing the main road.

Ho Kow Kopitiam used to be a hidden gem in Lorong Panggung – an historical alley connecting Jalan Panggung and Jalan Balai Polis, which has now refurbished and opened to public as a tourist attractions, more known as 鬼仔巷.

How to Reach Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam
 It is just 5 minutes walk from Petaling Street, two streets away from Pasar Seni MRT. So you can visit by either public transportation or driving. Just that by MRT, you can save the hassle looking for a parking lot especially during weekend. Great option for overseas travelers looking for a classic Hainanese kopitiam in Petaling street area too.

When is the best time to visit Ho Kow Hainam Kopitiam
As early as possible, best by 7AM if you want to skip the queue.

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