A cosy place to relax in a cosy house. That is exactly what Levain Boulangerie & Patisserie is. Placed inside a cosy bungalow, the house is renovated to have a neo-classical interior design mated with high ceilings, perfect to get away from the busy lifestyle of work and leisure from the city centre. Located not too far away from the shoppers’ haven of Bukit Bintang, where Pavilion Kuala Lumpur thrives, this coffeehouse and bakery, provides customers with a very different ambiance as they indulge in their cup of coffee and savour the freshly baked pastries.
Over 60 types of breads as well as pastries are available for people to choose from with an addition of an average of four new items every month. The breads and pastries are baked in a classic but modern specially imported stone oven that keeps heat in and its circulation. This is to tend the natural yeast to rise. Speaking of yeast, the yeast used in all of the bakery's breads and pastries are homemade everyday using a special yeast-making machine that mixes flour, malt together with water.
Among the breads sold here includes Levain Bread, Wholemeal Loaf, English Bread, Raisin English Bread. Some of the pastries to try has to be the Turkey Ham Epi Bread, Crab Stick French Bread, Tuna Pizza and Mashed Potato Bun. Besides that, Big Breakfast set is also available together with omelette and Macarons. Must try cakes includes their chocolate cakes and cheesecakes.
No amount of pastries or breads would be completed without a nice cup of coffee, at least for all the coffee lovers out there. Among the espresso-based drinks available are, the traditional Caffe Americano, Cappuccino, Caffé Latte and espresso itself. Other than that, chocolate drinks, tea, fruit juice and soft drinks are also sold.