Earliest evidence of coffee drinking was found in Arabia in mid15th century. By the 16th century, coffee had reached Middle East, Europe, Americas. As for chili, the spread worldwide can be attributed to the dominant maritime power then, the Portuguese. The historical significance of these humble culinary wonders in connecting the world inspired the name Chili Espresso!

Food, entertainment & social interaction are also now being conveyed in cafes. With this change in lifestyle, Chili Espresso offers Urban Malaysian Cuisine.

The menu and cooking methods is mainly Malaysian inspired with a small selection of classic western dishes with urban styled presentation.