By Ili Aqilah
With the love she had for food, Khaleeda Khadri and her family decided to run their first cafe, Bonda’s Baker, located at Brewster Road. The cafe serves both Asian and Western cuisines that are prepared by Khaleeda herself with the help of her sister and staff.
“Before residing in Ipoh, we ran a catering business for small events. Our mom is an amazing cook and it has been our dream to open a cafe,” said Khaleeda who first wanted to open a food truck but later decided to open a cafe instead.
At Bonda’s Baker, guests will be spoilt for choice with pastas, rice, waffles, pancakes and desserts too. Their Grilled Salmon, served with potato and beef bacon salad is priced at RM21, while Green Pesto with crispy chicken (optional) is good at RM12 and Bonda’s Baker signature fried rice, Special Prawn Fried Rice is priced at RM8.90.
For those who fancy a breakfast meal, Bonda’s Baker is having a long list of All Day Breakfast items such as American Breakfast (RM12), Omelette (RM8), Pancakes with assorted sides (RM8-RM12) and Waffles (RM8-RM12) too.
Mocktails such as Virgin Mojito (RM12), Arnold Palmer (RM12), Virgin Pina Colada (RM12) and Milkshakes (Vanilla, Chocolate, Caramel, Oreo, etc., RM10 each) are also available at the cafe. Their drinks menu cater to coffee lovers, non-coffee fans and also those who love fruit juices and floats.
Desserts such as Bonda’s Very Fudgy Brownies come with Ice Cream (RM8), Tiramisu (RM12), Creme Brulee (RM12), Bread Butter Pudding (RM7), varieties of cakes and pies (RM7/slice) are made specially by Khaleeda and her team.
The cafe opens everyday except Monday from 4pm to 11pm. The cafe also accepts orders for small gatherings and guests can hold parties at the cafe itself. For more information visit their Instagram at www.instagram.com/bondasbaker or Facebook page at www.facebook.com/bondasbaker or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 011 3228 2568 for reservations. Bonda’s Baker is located at 146 Brewster Road, Ipoh.