Café Hopping Like a Hipster in Port Dickson
Published January 8, 2021
Known as a favourite destination for Klang Valley folks to getaway to especially during weekends and public holidays, it comes as no surprise that the quaint coastal town of Port Dickson has garnered quite the reputation on the Malaysian map of popular tourists’ destinations. Other than gorgeous beach resorts and hotels, another major draw for travellers and revellers alike would be the unique hipster cafes in Port Dickson that have been popping up and offering the locals and tourists new dining options and more fun interesting places to past their time.
Other than the traditional kampung style “kedai kopi” and “kopitiam” that awaits you at every corner, you can now take your loved ones and friends on a fun café-hopping hunt and visit the unique Port Dickson cafes that are featured below:
1. Inns J Café
Located just a 10 minutes’ drive away from Lexis Port Dickson, Inns J Café is a Port Dickson café located in Taman Perindustrian Lukut Indah within the Lukut town vicinity. As one of the best café in Port Dickson, the moment you step into this Port Dickson café you will be amazed by the contemporary interior design of the space that surprisingly sets an emo, gothic tone with dark hues and abstract arts, even the furniture and walls are black in colour and decorated with decals and creative murals, perfect for cool eccentric hipsters who are seeking the perfect hangout place.
But don’t be fooled by its dark exterior, this Port Dickson café’s menu actually offers a cheerful fusion of crowd-pleasers that are guaranteed to make you happy in the tummy. From local favourites like nasi goreng and popiah, to continental delights like chicken chop and fish and chips, you will be spoilt for choice at this Port Dickson café.
Address: No.1, Taman Perindustrian Lukut Indah, 71010 Port Dickson Negeri Sembilan
Operating Hours: 11.00am – 11.00pm (Daily, closed on Tuesdays)
2. Oyako Dining Lounge
Situated along Jalan Seremban in Kampung Gelam, this Port Dickson café is just a 7-minute drive away from Lexis Port Dickson. So next time you check in to Lexis Port Dickson, don’t forget to drop by the bright and cheery Oyako Dining Lounge to enjoy a nice elevenses or high tea with your hipster traveling companions.
The space of this Port Dickson café is decorated with plenty of cutesy furniture and art pieces that is guaranteed to bring out the giggly Japanese girl in you. The extensive menu with plenty of Japanese and vegetarian dishes makes this Port Dickson café one of the best café in Port Dickson. Local hipsters who loves local dishes will also feel right at home as this cutesy café in Port Dickson also offers plenty of local inspired dishes like nasi lemak etc.
Address: No.3, Wisma Gaya, Jalan Seremban, Kampung Gelam, 71000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan
Operating Hours: 10.00am – 10.00pm (Daily, closed on Mondays)
3. Kafe Kampung Kaw Port Dickson
Located about 20-minutes away from Lexis Port Dickson if you’re driving, Kafe Kampung Kaw is a container-theme breakfast spot that has made its way onto the list of the best cafes in Port Dickson. This hidden gem of a Port Dickson Café is famous for all the right reasons, the main draw would be its lip-smacking menu of local favourites with a twist (or two), such as Roti Bakar Telor Goyang, Kueh Gemok, and the Malaysians’ favourite breakfast – Nasi Lemak that is served with juicy grilled lamb ribs!
Another reason this Port Dickson café tops the list of must-visit best café in Port Dickson is that all the food here is very reasonably priced and served in satisfactory portion. We personally love to come to this hipster Port Dickson café for breakfast because of the finger-licking food, fun people and ample parking space!
Address: Jalan Haji Sirat, Kampung Baru Sirusa, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan
Operating Hours: 7.30am – 2.30pm (Daily, closed on Fridays)
4. Legato Floral & Café
If You are looking for yummy meatless meals, look no further than Legato Floral & Cafe. This delightful cafe will also satisfy lovers of beautiful blooms, as it is surrounded by lush flowers and plants.
Located just a mere stone throw away from Lexis Port Dickson, you can easily find this beautiful Port Dickson café along Jalan Mahajaya. A quick 12 minutes’ drive will bring you to this vegetarian café in Port Dickson where everything is surrounded by flowers and greenery. Everywhere you turn you will see flowers displayed along the entrance, on the wall, hanging from the ceiling, as well as in vases of different shapes and sizes, making this the best café to visit in Port Dickson for all hipster horticulturists.
The menu at this Port Dickson café boasts a glorious array of vegetarian dishes, delightful desserts and plenty of caffeinated beverages. Tea lovers will surely fall head over heels for this Port Dickson café as it offers a wide selection of floral teas with impressive health claims, perfect for health freaks with a sweet tooth and soft-spot for all things dreamy and colourful like yours truly.
Address: 48, Jalan Mahajaya, PD Centre Point, 71000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan
Operating Hours: 10.30am – 7.00pm (Daily, closed on Mondays)
5. Mykōri Dessert Cafe
What better way to cool down on a hot summer’s day than with a cooling bowl of shaved ice? Head to Mykōri Dessert Cafe at Waterfront Port Dickson, to enjoy their signature kakigori, a traditional Japanese summer treat of shaved ice with syrup or condensed milk and flavourful toppings such as fresh fruits, matcha, red bean and ice-cream.
Just a 10 minutes drive away from Lexis Port Dickson, this Instagrammable Port Dickson café which features pastel decor, is known for its sweet (milk) and sour (yoghurt) kakigori. Some of the bestsellers include the Chocolate Banofee Kakigori - a sinful chocolate concoction featuring dark chocolate ice, Oreos, brownies, caramel, banana and chocolate; and the Melon Kakigori - a refreshing melon ice dessert featuring big chunk of fresh melons with silky smooth melon milk, rock melon nata de coco and topped with almond flakes.
If shaved ice desserts are not your thing, you can choose one of the many savoury desserts including their signature toasts or their famous Chicken Slice & Cheese Taiyaki - a fish-shaped Japanese pastry, made of croissant.
Address: 1-G-07, Persiaran Waterfront, PD Waterfront, 71000 Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan
Operating Hours: 1.00pm - 9.00pm (Daily)
Can’t wait to pay a visit to all the Port Dickson cafés mentioned above and let the hipster side of you shine bright and proud? Then don’t forget to save this article for easy reference the next time you pay the beautiful Port Dickson a visit! Also, visit our official site or book direct at the Lexis Port Dickson, to be closer to the above amazing cafés.