After 50 years of history at Benta, Kuala Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia, today, K3K Kopitiam (Kwai Sam Kee) carries on the family’s traditional a step further by setting up the 1st branch in Damansara Perdana, Selangor. Kwai Sam Kee’s 3rd generation has churned out numerous delicacies besides serving their villagers with their heirloom of aromatic cultured coffee, tea, “kaya” and bread.
The concept of the K3K kopitiam resembled to those of the days back in 60’s and 70’s. It carries the ambience of the actual set up if an original ‘New Village Kopitiam’ – one can feel that he is a villager having his “kaya”-buttered steamed or toasted bread with the aromatic coffee to go with it. With music and songs from the 70’s, one could sit down and relax while seeking refuge in the kopitiam to reminisce the good old days!
The moment you flip K3K’s food menu, you are probably like “Wow” because of the food varieties. For Kaya alone, there are more than 10 items go with Benta Kaya. The menu that has been bloggers’ topic is the Kaya Char Kiuh. It is common to dip the Char Kiuh into brewed coffee, have you ever tried Char Kiuh with Kaya on top? There are alkaline dumpling, soft bun toast and baked crisphy bread to go with Kaya too.
When going into the outlet, do look around of the shop. You would find something amazing. Yes, that is the curry puff which can be only found in K3K Kopitiam. It is impressing with it size which is as long as around 20cm. Despite the size of the curry puff, the outer crust is not thick yet crispy and crunchy. The curry chicken and potatoes cubes which being stuffed inside are aromatic and best paired with crispy crust. Hold it carefully with both your hands!
With their meaningful voyage from zero until now since 50 years ago, K3K Kopitiam had been featured in famous eatery programs such as “Jalan jalan Cari Makan” and Astro program “Five Meals in A Day”. The following video clip is from K3K Kopitiam to share with their fans .
K3K Benta Kaya Kopitiam
Damansara Perdana, G10, The Place, Bandar Damansara Perdana, 47820 PJ, Selangor OR TEL : 03-7729 9678