The customers did not recognise the King of Mandopop and he was also mistaken for a Yakuza boss.
The 41-year-old was dressed in a dark print shirt along with a beanie and sunglasses.
This type of outfit is reportedly commonly worn by local gangsters and his appearance raised the alarm.
When he sat down and ordered drinks, other customers started to quickly settle their bills and leave, leaving Chou alone in the cafe.
He is reported to be on vacation in Japan before his concert tour starts in October.
Some of his fans waited in line for four days just to buy tickets to his upcoming concert.
It also reported that only some of the RM738 and RM838 tickets were still on sale.
According to the organiser, the response from fans was overwhelming.
“Due to Chou’s schedule, this will be his only performance in Kuala Lumpur,” the daily quoted the organiser as saying.
The Carnival World Tour will be held at Bukit Jalil National Stadium, Malaysia.
Prior to his stop in Malaysia, Chou will be performing for two nights in Singapore on 10 and 11 January.
Chou last performed in Malaysia in January last year, before returning again in October to accompany his wife Hannah Quinlivan, who was shooting a movie on location here. -/TISG