I don’t know about you, but the weather in Malaysia is scorching these days! Sometimes, a glass of ‘teh ais’ just won’t do the trick. Where then can we quench our thirst and cool down from this excruciating heat? Well, look no further because Hanbing Korean Dessert Cafe could give you a ‘chilly’ escape. Labelled with #BestBingsuInTown, Hanbing pride themselves in their soft and fluffy shaved ice dessert. What’s even better is that Hanbing also offers a wide variety of Korean meals and snacks. Diners can get a small taste of Korea in this place.
Not sure what to get in Hanbing? We’re here to help. We’ll let you in on some of the items on the menu. They’re also the crowd’s favourite!
If you’re looking to try their signature shaved ice or bingsu, indulge yourself in some of these flavours :
- The Bonfire Smores Nutella Snow Ice
- Strawberry Snow Ice Cheese
- Green tea Snow Ice
- Injeolmi Snow Ice
- Blueberry Snow Ice Cheese
- Oreo Snow Ice
- Mango Snow Ice
Besides shaved ice, you can also find delicately prepared sandwiches that will make your mouth water. There is something unique about these sandwiches because diners can have a few options on what kind of sandwiches they would like. There are different proteins that you can choose from. With that said, let’s have a look at some sandwiches that are popular in the menu :
- Seafood Sandeuwichi
- Cheese Pull Sandeuwichi
- Korean Fried Chicken Sandeuwichi
- Tuna Mayo Sandeuwichi
- Umami (Octopus) Sandeuwichi
- Beef Bulgogi Sandeuwichi
- Inkigayo Sandeuwichi
There are many other Korean style meals and snacks on the menu. If you’re planning to fill your stomach with a heavy meal, there are rice, noodles and sides to choose from. For example, Bulgogi, Bibimbap and Hanbing Yum Box would be an excellent option for a rice-based meal whereas Ramyeon, Budae Jjigae and Japchae are ideal for a noodle-based meal.
Want to know more about their menu and what they have to offer? Click here for Hanbing’s menu gallery. You may also check their Instagram page here for the latest updates and mouth-watering pictures of their food.
Operation Hours: 11 am to 12 am (daily)
G-09, SS15 Courtyard, Jalan SS15/4G, Ss 15, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
LG-75 West Wing IOI City Mall, 62502 Putrajaya
LG-21 NU Sentral Shopping Mall, 201, Jalan Tun Sambanthan, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Great news! Besides Hanbing Korean Dessert Cafe, there are other cafes where you can visit for their yummy bingsu and desserts. That is why we have prepared a list of 3 other cafes that you can pay a visit to escape the heat.
1. Miru Dessert Cafe
Miru Dessert Cafe is also another great place to fix your bingsu cravings. Not only that, but Miru is also known for their Shibuya honey toasts, waffles and pancakes. What’s interesting about Miru is its selection of shaved ice flavour. Diners can choose from a few flavours which are Strawberry Cheesecake, Milo, and Two-tone Kakigori; which is a combination of Horlicks and Milo. Customers are happy to know that they can also purchase a variety of drinks from this cafe. Last but not least, Miru also included a local flavour to their shaved ice dessert. Fellow Malaysians, they have recently just released a Gula Melaka Cendol Kakigori dessert (what?!). What are you waiting for? Check them out here.
Operation Hours : PJ Branch (2pm-11pm daily), Pavilion KL branch (11am-10pm daily)
62, Jalan SS 21/58, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Lot 6 . 35 . 00, 168, Bukit Bintang Street, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Kakigori is a minimalistic cafe that offers a wide array of flavours for your shaved ice dessert. There are as much as ten flavours that you could choose from with some seasonal flavours offered from time to time. Some flavours include Uji Matcha, Tiramisu, Avocado, Hojicha and Watermelon. Besides that, Kakigori is also famous for their other desserts such as the Matcha Warabimochi, a mochi-like dessert. There are also cakes, cookies and sweet soups that you can order from Kakigori. If you’re looking for a minimal and urban cafe to enjoy with friends, this is the place to be.
Operation Hours : Tuesday to Sunday (2 pm-11 pm)
Address : 25, Jalan 20/13, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
3. MyKori Dessert Cafe
MyKori Dessert Cafe has taken shaved ice desserts on a whole new level. That is because you can choose from almost 20 flavours for your shaved ice! Another interesting thing about MyKori is they offer a choice of mini or large sizes for your shaved ice. The ability to choose different sizes would be incredibly useful when planning how much is enough to eat with a few or a large group of friends. Besides that, diners can also choose to try their other signature desserts such as their signature toast, Croissant Taiyaki, yoghurt desserts and refreshing drinks. If you plan to visit, don’t forget to give their honeydew flavour ‘kakigori’ a try. It’s a crowd favourite!
For more on their menu, click here.
Operation Hours : 2 pm to 11 pm (daily)
Address : Old Klang Road – SS2 PJ – SS15 Subang – Puchong – Kota Kemuning – Mahkota Cheras – Bukit Tinggi Klang.
For specific address and operation hours, find out here.
That’s all folks! We hope these recommendations for delicious and cold desserts will help you escape the heat. What are you waiting for? Bring a friend and visit these places today.
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