Chaiwalla & Co. Container Cafe is definitely one of the cafe in Johor Bahru that will give you completely different sensations during the day and night. It was founded by Mr. Nazrul Hakim Putra who was previously a sailor by occupation. If you want to take in some sunshine and pleasant breezes, then it is best to pay a visit before the sun sets down. And if you want to witness the beautiful and a chilly starry night, then come here after the sun sets.
Chaiwalla & Co Container Cafe
Chaiwalla & Co. Container Cafe has been Malaysia’s first ever cafe that adopted the concept of a container and you will fascinate to find that this café is actually in a container. The inspiration to build this small café inside a container came from the idea of being a captain of his own ship. If you ever walk past by him you will see him in his sailor dress mumbling around the Aiy Aiy captain.
Unlike other cafes in Johor Bahru, which are quite flashy and trendy, Chaiwalla & Co. is a nice and comfy open air cafe which is decorated with simple and modest designs. Altogether, this small cafe is furnished quite beautifully with a modern vintage touch added to it. Like its name suggests you are sure to find some decent “Chai” here, along with a wide assortment of drinks like Chrysanthemum Tea, Thai Milk Tea and superb Vietnamese Coffee along with sweet and savory items.
As a specialty, the cafe also adds halal pearl jellies in their customer’s drinks and it is definitely worth trying. Chaiwalla & Co let you customize your drinks in terms of sweetness level, size, flavor and your choice of toppings. You can customize the base of your drink like tea, milk tea, smoothies, coffee and fresh milk and pick your very own flavor like strawberry, caramel, vanilla and etc. You can also pick from their preferred toppings like pearls, ice cream, nata de coco and etc.
This beautiful and homely Johor Bahru cafe is located somewhere close to Jalan Tan Hiok Nee. You can come along for a hearty breakfast and coffee before heading off to work. Or you can simply have a nice high-tea with a group of friends in the lovely evening breeze.
Their special Chai Latte regular size will cost you around RM7.80, which is actually a blend of tea with spice, a completely unique combination. Similarly, there are so many unique foods waiting for you, just give it a try and you shall be their permanent customer for sure. It has also been also listed among the best cafes in Johor Bahru. You shall definitely not regret eating out here and will recommend others too.
How to Reach?
You can reach Chaiwalla & Co. Container Cafe on this address: Jalan Tan Hiok Nee, Bandar Johor Bahru, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
For more details contact on Phone: +60 12-735 3572
They are open the entire week. Mon-Thru you can come between 12:00pm-12:00am, Fri-Sat you can come between 12:00pm-1:00am and on Sunday 12:00pm-12:00am.