• Tommy le Baker

    by  • December 29, 2011 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats • 3 Comments


    A cheerful ‘hello’ greeted us when we first stepped into Tommy le Baker. It was the affable owner/baker, Tommy.

    Having lived in France for many years where he honed his craft, he set up this bakery when he returned to Malaysia.

    I was instantly attracted to these beautiful loaves of bread, and ordered a sourdough toast. The crumb was moist and dense, and slightly tangy. The crust – thin, crisp and caramelized brown.

    sourdough bread lemon tart

    Tommy likes eating the buttered sourdough toast with a sprinkle of sugar. And he’s right. It is yummy this way.

    Tommy le baker

    To support the local community, the bakery gets its supplies from the nearby provision shops. I like that.

    apple tart 2 apple tart

    The ingredients are substituted with local produce where possible. For his banana almond tart (RM6 per slice), Tommy substituted the pears in the original recipe with bananas. It’s scrumptious. I was told this is one of his most popular pastries.

    stollen banana almond tart

    The bakery specializes in bread made with long fermentation process. The bread are free of preservatives with no added sugar. It also serves pastries, a selection of sandwiches, quiches and the occasional soup (when time permits).

     tommy le baker bread

    Now you know where I get my fix of artisan bread and pastries.

    bread rack 

    Tommy le Baker is located at Jalan Suppiah Pilley, Off Jalan Ipoh.

    Address : B-LG-7, Viva Residency, 378 Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur 51200.

    Google map here.

    Telephone : 03-40432546

    Tuesday – Sunday : 10am – 4pm

    Close on Mondays & some public holidays


    tommy le baker shop

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    3 Responses to Tommy le Baker

    1. July 29, 2012 at 1:03 am

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    3. March 9, 2013 at 1:03 am

      Howdy! This post could not be written any better! Looking at this article reminds me of my previous roommate! He continually kept talking about this. I will send this article to him. Pretty sure he will have a great read. Thanks for sharing!

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