What makes a man is more than just how he acts and dresses. Your appearance (specifically your hair) plays a major role in how you present yourself to the world. Whether you’re looking for a stylish cut or a simple trim, a visit to a trustee barbershop is a must. We all need a little help from the experts sometimes, especially since men’s grooming topics don’t get the attention they deserve. As a result, Beauty Insider has compiled a list of the best barbershops in KL and Selangor for you gentlemen who are in desperate need of a hair makeover. 

The Best Barbershops Around KL & PJ

1. 52 Barbers

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For men who want a fresh cut but aren’t looking to spend until it burns a hole in their pockets, 52 Barbershop is the place to be. Managed by McBe, who happens to be a musician on the side, boasts an impressive list of clientele. From blowouts to intricate fades, the barbershop is known for its expert-level skills. Additionally, if that’s not enough, each haircut comes with a complimentary soothing hot towel service. It’s to ensure your time at 52 Barbers is well-spent and worth your ringgits.

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Address:29, Jalan Riong, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours:Tuesday-Sunday: 11am-5pm
Monday: Closed
Contact Information: +6012 368 9944

2. Truefitt & Hill Malaysia

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Our next pick of the best barbershops in KL is the highly rated Truefitt & Hill. Whether you’re looking for a traditional old-school men’s haircut, beard trim, or hot towel wet shave, there is something for everyone at Truefitt & Hill. The entire experience, from the interior décor to the world-class service, is not just another barbershop but rather a place enriched with timeless tradition. A place where men go to get pampered and escape from the stress of modern life.

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Address: Lot S135, 2nd Floor, Bangsar Shopping Centre, 285, Jalan Maarof, Bangsar, 59000 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours:Everyday: 10am-9pm
Contact Information: +603 2011 4321

3. The Oven Cuttery

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The Oven is a unique establishment that takes pride in being unorthodox. These small barbershops housed in the Battery Acid Club Café offers gentlemen good service whether it be a haircut, beard trim or straight razor shave. Additionally, they are also complete with a hot towel service where you can take a chance at trying out the Mentega line of oil-based pomades developed by Kevin Tan, the salon founder himself!

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Address:21, Jalan SS 21/34, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours:Tuesday-Friday: 8am-5pm
Weekends: 10am-7pm
Monday: Closed
Contact Information: +603 7497 6891

4. Zenon Barbershop

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The Zenon Barbershop is located at the corner of Jalan Pudan Permaisuri and Jalan Pudan Timur, in the city centre. These barbershops offer several different price packages from men’s haircuts starting at just RM15. Moreover, don’t miss out on their special package called Cut, Wash & Shave which comes complete with a feel-good traditional hot towel shave. It is also reputed for the barbers’ meticulous skills in executing both classic and modern hairstyles.

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Address:51, Jalan Dwitasik Dataran Dwitasik, Bandar Sri Permaisuri, 56000 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours:Everyday: 10am-10pm
Friday: Closed
Contact Information: +601 0235 5000

5. Shortcut Barber 01

Bambang Soteto, a London and Vienna-trained professional hairstylist with a clientele that includes local celebrities such as Dynas Mokhtar, Juliana Evans, and Sherry Ibrahim, launched Shortcut Barber. To add, this barbershop offers hair services for both men and women, ranging from haircuts and washes to grooming and detox scalp treatments.

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Address:No G8, Ground Floor, D/9, Jalan PJU 8/3a, Damansara Perdana, 47820 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours:Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 12pm-9pm
Friday: 3pm-9pm
Saturday: 10am-10pm
Sunday: 12pm-9pm
Contact Information: +603 7497 5555

6. Huuk Barbershop

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Good vibes, great people, and crisp cuts are the highlights (literally) of visiting Huuk Barbershop. Undeniably, they are known for delivering some of the best shaves and haircuts in Malaysia. Additionally, they’re open seven days a week, the shop is located in multiple branches such as Pavilion Fahrenheit 88, Melawati Mall and Wangsa Walk Mall. Furthermore, you come for a decent shave or haircut but stay for a nice bit of conversation with your barber or fellow patrons.

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Address:Check all locations here
Operating Hours:Everyday: 10am-10pm
Contact Information: +6017 332 8591

7. Joe’s Barbershop

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Experience a new way of shaving with Joe’s Barbershop. This old school vibes modern barbershop is famous for its high-quality service and classic looks. Undeniably, these barbershops owned by Joe Flizzow are responsible for the wave, demand and popularity of modern barbershops. With that, whether you want a simple trim or a bold fade, you will leave their doors looking and feeling good. They have multiple outlets outside of KL such as Bangi, Nilai and Cyberjaya just to name a few.

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Address:Check all locations here
Operating Hours:Everyday: 11am-10pm
Friday: 3pm-10pm
Contact Information: +601 3787 3115

8. Sweeney Ted

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For men looking to up their grooming game, Ted Lee’s Sweeney Ted barbershop in Jaya One is the go-to spot. Don’t be alarmed by the name that may or may not resemble the fable tale of Sweeny Todd, the psychotic Fleet-street barber.However, this is simply a punny opportunity to wordplay and we can’t deny that it does turn heads. Moreover, whether it’s a fresh cut or that luxurious beard trim you’ve been dreaming of, this barbershop offers high-quality men’s grooming services at affordable prices.

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Address:The Hub SS2, Lot A-M-06, Block A Mezzanine Floor, 19 Sentral, Jalan Harapan, Seksyen 19, 46300 Petaling Jaya
Operating Hours:Weekdays: 10am-7pm
Weekends: Closed
Contact Information: sweeney.ted@outlook.com

9. VVIP Barbershop

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The décor of this old-school Subang barbershops is minimalist retro-cool, with dark walls, hanging lighting, and a black leather reclinable barber chair, all of which appear pleasant enough the instant you walk in. Hairstylists in this salon are well-trained and know everything there is to know about hair. Moreover, whether you want a simple haircut, a complete hairdo change or a beard trim, you can rest assured that you will be in good hands.

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Address:Check all locations here
Operating Hours:Tuesday-Sunday: 12pm-10pm
Monday: Closed
Contact Information: +6018 229 8825

10. Gentlemen’s Tonic

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Wet shaves, haircuts, anti-ageing facials, and bespoke hand and foot treatments are all available at Gentlemen’s Tonic. The traditional grooming treatments at this spa and barbershop are paired with advanced skin and hair care techniques. This one-of-a-kind experience is designed to nourish, stimulate, and rejuvenate the body without requiring you to leave this elegant facility. It is one of the best barbershops in KL, thanks to its premium service and highly skilled barbers. 

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Address:D5-G3-3, Solaris Dutamas, No. 1, Jalan Dutamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours:Everyday: 10am-8pm
Contact Information: +603 6412 8660

11. The Barber Bus

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The Barber Bus promises one of a kind experience for customers who seek more than just a regular shave and haircut. Housed in a bus, they are known for offering high quality treatments. Their list of services available include presidential service, head shave, facial hair and signature adult haircut and shave as well as young man’s cut which is for children aged 12 years old and below. Needless to say, it is one of the best barbershops in KL that you need to visit.

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AddressLower Ground 5 Level Arcoris, Jalan Kiara 4, Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Opening HoursTuesday to Sunday: 11 am – 8 pm. Closed on ​​Monday
Contact Details+6012 600 8589

12. Nimroc Barbershop

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Founded in 2019, Nimroc Barbershop has six branches located across Kuala Lumpur and Selangor. Touted as one of the best barbershops in KL and PJ, they offer personalised haircuts at an affordable price.  Aside from haircuts, their noteworthy services include beard trimming, straight razor shaves, deluxe haircuts, hair washing, and housecall service. Their treatment costs as little as RM10. 

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AddressClick here to view the list of branches 
Opening HoursOpen daily: 10 am – 10 pm
Contact Details+603 8408 2009

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