Grooming guide: 13 Barbershops to go to for a clean cut and shave

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By Redzhanna Jazmin

Grooming guide: 13 Barbershops to go to for a clean cut and shave

Looking a little scruffy lately? These barber shops in KL and PJ will get you cleaned and preened up nicely in no time.

Nothing beats the feeling of a clean shave and a fresh haircut. And now, with the sheer number of barbers open for business, getting groomed up doesn’t even have to be a laborious chore! In fact, there’s no time like the present to get shaped up—why not kick 2024 off on the right foot with a fresh cut?

Of course, finding the right barber can be a challenge—that’s why we’re taking the guesswork out of the process for you. Ahead, we’ve rounded up the best barbershops in KL and PJ to get your grooming rituals sorted:


Rif Studio


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For those hoping to rock a little extra length, Rif Studio is here to shape you up. From your classic long-top and short-side combo to a full-on punky mullet, they do it all! To book your appointment, click here.

Address: P-1-26, Tropicana Avenue, No.12, Persiaran Tropicana Golf & Country Resort, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Petaling Jaya, MY, 47410

Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday 10am – 7pm, Saturday 10 – 6pm, closed on Sunday

Contact: +603 7886 1337

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Barber at the Ru Ma Hotel And Residences by Truefitt and Hill

Whether you’re hoping to schedule a long-overdue haircut or go for an indulgent shave service, Barber at the RuMa Hotel And Residences by Truefitt and Hill has you covered. For the full list of services and price list, click here.

Address: 7 Jalan Kia Peng, Kuala Lumpur 50450 Malaysia

Opening Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10am – 7pm, closed on Mondays

Contact: Call +603 2778 0888 or email [email protected]



Somar James

Nestled in the heart of Solaris, this barbershop is touted as a modern grooming destination. It’s your one-stop shop for a full pampering session. Stop by for a wash, style, shave trim or facial treatment—they do it all!

Address: K-01, 03, Jalan Solaris 2, Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Wednesday – Monday : 10am – 9pm, closed on Tuesdays

Contact: 0362112028



The Barber Bus


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If you’re looking for a truly unique barbershop experience, this is the place for you. The Barber Bus is exactly what it sounds like—a barbershop on a bus parked in Mont Kiara. The first of its kind in Malaysia, you can expect the novel experience to include sports, music and men’s grooming under one roof.

Address: LG5 Lower Ground 5 Level Arcoris, Jalan Kiara, Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 11am – 8pm, closed on Mondays

Contact: +6012-600 8589 or email [email protected]

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The Oven Cuttery by Mentega

This barbershop comes complete with a bar, so you can treat yourself to a refreshing beverage while you get cleaned up. Plus, if you’d like to take the grooming experience home, the Oven Cuttery also handcrafts its own Mentega grooming products for sale and in-salon use.

Address: 21, Jalan SS 21/34, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Opening Hours: Tuesday to Friday 8am – 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 7pm, Closed on Mondays

Contact03-7497 6891 or book through their online portal

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Nimroc Barbershop


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Established in 2009, Nimroc has made a name for itself, with six locations under its belt and a loyal clientele to boot. From classic haircuts to straight razor shaves, you’re in good hands with their expert barbers. Plus, for those interested, they also offer bob haircuts for women! Book your slot here.

Address: For a full list of locations, click here.

Opening Hours: Everday 10am to 10pm

Contact: For the contact information of each branch, click here.

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Sweeny Ted


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This local barbershop is a supplier of the world-famous O’Douds and Burly Fellow grooming brands and offers haircuts, beard trims, and full hot towel shaves. Book your session here and find out more about Sweeny Ted on their website.

Address: The School @ Jaya One, 72A Jalan Universiti, PJS 13, 46200, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 10am – 7pm, closed on Sundays and Mondays

Contact: Email [email protected] or DM through Instagram and Facebook

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Truefitt and Hill

Known across the world, Truefitt and Hill needs no introduction. Established in 1805, this barbershop boasts an impressive array of services and its own brand of products. To book your session and see the full list of services available, click here.

Address: For the full list of locations, click here.



Gentlemen’s Tonic

This UK-based luxury skincare brand actually has two outlets in Malaysia to explore—one at Publika and one at Shoppes at the Four Seasons Place. Trust them to bring you clean cuts and shaves with a premium experience.

Address: For all outlets, click here.

Opening Hours: Everyday 10am – 8pm

Contact: For contact information, click here or email [email protected].



52 Barbers


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Based in Bangsar, the artisanal barbershop staff pride themselves on their craft. Namely, their specialities include pompadours, contours, standard classics, and razor fades. Book an appointment here.

Address: 52 Barbers @ The Basikal, 89 Jalan Bangsar, 59200 Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 11am-5pm, Sunday 12pm – 4pm, closed on Mondays

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HUUK Barbershop


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Kick back and relax at Huuk Barbershop without breaking the bank—the barbershop offers prestige services without the hefty price tag.

Address: For all outlets, click here.

Opening Hours: Everyday 10am – 10pm

Contact: +6017 3328591 or email

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Zenon Barbershop


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This barbershop offers trims and shaves of all kinds, set against a vibey background of jazz and vintage bikes.

Address: 51, Jalan Dwitasik Dataran Dwitasik, Bandar Sri Permaisuri, 56000 Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: Saturday to Thursday 10am – 10pm, closed on Fridays

Contact: +6010 235 5000

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Joe’s Barbershop


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For those based outside of KL and PJ (specifically in Johor), rejoice! This barbershop has locations in many convenient locations so you can stay looking fly no matter your location.

Address: For all locations, click here.

Opening Hours: Mondays to Saturday 11am – 10pm, 3pm – 10pm on Sundays

Contact: 03-6411 3391, 013-787 3115 or email [email protected]

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