Café Libre

February 14, 2009

Café Libre. Valentine’s Day Special.

Filed under: Cafe Libre, Cafe News, Promotions — Shoot @ 1:05 am


If you are in the Taman Desa area today, and fancy somewhere quiet, cozy and relaxing for you and a significant other, here is today’s Special. 🙂


February 4, 2008

Site very overdue for an update!

Filed under: Cafe Libre, Cafe News, Special News — Shoot @ 7:00 pm

Thanks to Suanie, for her gracious comments on our Cafe, of which we are justifiably proud. And, yes, Yasmin rules the roost here most definitely, as I, Grant, spend more time helping out with logistics at the local gym and training to be a Certified Fatness Fitness Instructor.

The menu now is much expanded and offers much more variety, we cater for special occasions both at the Cafe and for private functions (quite a few under our belt now – all a great success), do special English Sunday Roasts (on Sundays!) and therefore I must get this site up to date and more informative, with some decent pictures and revisions.

It was a pleasure having the Happy crew visit and visibly enjoy themselves so much at their gathering, and the blogging community spirit will hopefully give me the impetus to revise this blog/site so that it reflects what Yasmin & I, and our dedicated team genuinely feel to be the best continental style cafe in the area, with undoubtedly the best coffee – we have had visitors from far and wide, home and abroad, say our coffee is the best in KL!


So stay tuned, updates will emerge as time permits. 🙂



September 12, 2007

Cafe Libre – How to find us

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map-to-cafe.jpgA basic map, which anyone familiar with the area around Taman Desa Waterpark should be able to follow. Please note: Parking is a complete pain (isn’t it everywhere?) so if you cannot find a space there is a secure multi-storey car park round the back, where they charge RM3 per day per entry. Show us your ticket from them, and we will reimburse you RM1 for any purchase, or the full RM3 for a total bill over RM50. Better safe than ticketed! 🙂

1. If approaching from Jalan Kelang Lama from town, turn left at traffic lights into Jalan Desa (Landmark – fire station), continue straight on at traffic lights and then left at next traffic lights into Jalan 2/109F, straight up to T-junction (landmark – Shell Station), turn right and next right into Jalan 3/109F, which continues as Jalan 5/109F. Cafe is on left,few doors after Watsons pharmacy.
2. If approaching from Federal Highway towards town, pass Mid Valley exit and join Seremban/Cheras Highway (E2),* take first left exit to Taman Danau Desa/ Desa Water Park,keep left and turn left at traffic lights (landmark – mosque) into Jalan 109F, then right into Jalan 3/109F which continues as Jalan 5/109F. Cafe is on left, few doors after Watsons pharmacy.
* If you do exit into Jalan Kelang Lama by mistake at this point,which can happen, simply follow 1st directions to get to cafe.
I suggest taking any available parking space along Jalan 3 or 5/109F, or use the multi-storey car park behind cafe.

September 7, 2007

Cafe Libre – Food menu

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“What do mean you ordered scrambled. instead of sunny side up, Dimitri?”

All Day Breakfast – Eggs fried or scrambled, tomato, mushrooms, chicken sausages, baked beans & toast with Tea or Americano 14.90

Set Lunch (available 11am to 3pm daily)– Any Pasta (excl. Mexican Bolognese) or Rice dish with Tea or Americano & Ice Cream 14.90


English Muffin with butter & jam or honey ( plain or wholemeal ) 2.50

Speciality Toast / Bagel with butter & jam or honey 3.90

Bagel with Cream Cheese 5.50

Fried or Scrambled Eggs on Muffin or Toast 5.30

Extra 1.00 each for cheese,Turkey Ham or Beef Salami or 1.50 for Chicken Sausages

Speciality Jalapeño Scrambled Eggs on Muffin 6.90 Salmon Scrambled Eggs on Muffin 12.90

Cheese & Tomato Toasties ( white or wholemeal bread ) 6.00

Cheese , Tomato & Turkey Ham or Beef Salami Toasties ( white or wholemeal bread ) 6.50


Sandwiches on Speciality Breads

Choice of –

Bagel : Seeded Plain or Onion

Sun-dried Tomato : Wheat sour dough bread with sun dried tomatoes,paprika,dried onions,herbs & spices

Veggie : Wheat flour bread with veggie mix of sun dried tomato,onion,celery,carrot,peppers & seeded crust

Seven Grain : Made with rye flour,oats,barley,corn,millet,linseed & sesame seeds

Cheese & Tomato 7.50 Turkey Ham or Beef Salami & Tomato 8.50

Turkey Ham or Beef Salami, Cheese & Tomato 9.50

Corned Beef & Branston Pickle 7.50 Cheese & Branston Pickle 10.90

Corned Beef, Cheese & Branston Pickle 11.50 Lemon Chicken Mayo 8.90 Mexican Tuna 9.90

Special Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Bagel 14.90



Jacket Potato with butter & Baked Beans 6.75 Jacket Potato with butter & Cheese 7.90

Jacket Potato with butter, Baked Beans & Cheese 8.50

Jacket Potato with Lemon Chicken Mayo 8.90 Jacket Potato with Mexican Tuna 9.90

Jacket Potato with Mexican Chilli ( Chicken or Beef ) 12.90

Jacket Potato with Vegetarian Mexican Chilli 10.90



Home-cooked Nasi Lemak with Chicken or OZ Chuck Tender Beef Rendang 10.90

Home-cooked Nasi Minyak with OZ Shoulder-cut Lamb or Chicken Curry 10.90

Spaghetti Bolognese ( Chicken or Beef ) 10.90 Mexican Bolognese ( Chicken or Beef ) 12.90

Vegetarian Bolognese 8.90 Vegetarian Mexican Bolognese 10.90

House Speciality – Spicy Seafood Spaghetti 10.90

Chicken or Beef Stew with Mashed Potatoes 10.90

Steak Sandwich with Salad 15.90

Fish & Chips 14.90



Soup of The Day, served with french bread slices 6.50

Mixed Salad ,with Italian or Caesar dressing; as a side 5.00 or as a main 9.50

Feta Cheese Salad 12.50

Caesar Salad served with Roast Chicken or Anchovies 12.50

** All items subject to availability, as our food is freshly prepared daily **

Cafe Libre – Drinks menu.

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“I can no longer sit back and allow the international Neo-Con conspiracy to sap and impurify all of our precious bodily fluids.”


Americano 4.50 Espresso Solo 5.00 Espresso Doppio 6.50

Espresso Macchiato 6.50 Espresso Con Panna 6.50

Cappuccino 7.00 Café Latte 7.00 Café Mocha 8.00

Iced Americano 5.00 Iced Latte 7.50 Iced Mocha 8.50

Add extra flavour to any of our coffees with a dash of Monin syrup @ 2.00 per shot.

Our flavours include Almond, Caramel, Cinnamon, Hazelnut & Vanilla

Or add an extra shot of Espresso to any of our coffees for that extra “kick” @ 1.50 per shot.

Luxury Hot Chocolate, topped off with whipped cream 8.00

Cappuccino / Mocha / Chocolate Chunk Frappé 9.50

Ice-blended coffee confections – cool and refreshing

Premier’s Tea 6.00 per pot

English Breakfast, Darjeeling, Earl Grey, or try our range of naturally flavoured teas: Peach, Passion Fruit, Lemon, Mint, Caramel, Apple, Strawberry, Cherry, & Celebration.

Premier’s Iced Tea 6.50 per glass.

Any of our teas can be offered as an iced drink – try some of the more unusual flavours!

Premier’s Iced Lemon Tea, served with fresh lemon slice 6.50 per glass

Premier’s Herbal Infusion – Camomile or Peppermint & Ginger 7.00 per pot

Premier’s Mint Tea, with Honey and fresh mint leaves 6.50 per glass


Mineral Water 3.00 Soft Drinks ( Coca Cola / Coke Light / 7 Up / 100 Plus / Soda ) 3.50

Esprit ( Lemon & Lime, Passion fruit, Raspberry, Orange Tangerine ) / Perrier 7.00

Thomas Kemper Soda ( Root Beer / Vanilla Cream / Ginger Ale) 7.00

Monin Flavoured Syrup Sodas 5.00

Our flavours include Green Apple, Passion Fruit, Blueberry, Blackberry, Strawberry, Kiwi, Lime & Peach.

Or add a scoop of Ice Cream, to create a flavoured Soda Float 6.50

Monin Flavoured syrup ice blended 6.00

Ice blended fruit smoothie 9.50 (You must try these! OMG – delicious!!111)

Our flavours include Black currant, Kiwi, Mango, Lime, Passion Fruit, Peppermint, Sour Sop, Strawberry,Orange, Grape, Lychee & Pineapple

Freshly squeezed Juices – Apple / Orange / Carrot / Apple & Carrot 8.00

Apple & Pear / Kiwi & Watermelon 9.50

Large glass of iced or warm water 0.50

August 24, 2007

More Cafe Libre news

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Random 038, originally uploaded by Grant S.

A few more refinements to Cafe Libre. A damn fine Table Football, where the regulars kick my ass despite my former track record. Sheesh, getting older and slower!

A nice big TV with Astro Sports every evening – motorcycling for those of us so inclined, football for those that care about such things! 😉 i.e. My wife – I know nothing about football! 🙂

An updated and improved menu! About time, too. 😉

Few more things to come, so come and visit and give some support, but mainly come to enjoy a decent, relaxed atmosphere in the heart of Taman Danau Desa. See you there!

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