Looking for a place to enjoy the quintessence of Burma culinary - a country has been separated from the world for a long time which bears an excellent cuisine. Be prepared to indulge in the delicious flavors of the golden land with these 6 outstanding restaurants in Yangon.
1.Aung Mingalar Shan Noodles Restaurant
A familiar spot of many locals and travelers in their Yangon tour where offers an interesting menu of Shan dishes as well as Burmese delicacies. The fried dumplings here are especially delicious which you should try it once in the restaurant.
Location: 34 Bo Yar Nyunt Road (corner with Nawaday Road), Yaw Min Gyi Quarter, Dagon Township.
Opening hours: 11am to 10pm
2. Myanmar Culture Valley
Situated in the area of the People’s Park, Myanmar Culture Valley is a not – to – be – missed spot in Yangon which features a number of great restaurants with a wide variety of eating options and the one – stop shopping area. Tourists can enjoy a walk in the park or go for a shopping tour then take a rest and enjoy the exquisite cuisine of Myanmar in this wonderful complex.
Opening hours: daily from 9 a.m to 9 p.m.
3. Padonmar Restaurant
If you are looking for a high – end restaurant with authentic Burmese menu, Padonmar is definitely a great idea. The place offers the less greasy food made from home - grown ingredients which can easily charm any guests.
Location: 105/107, Kha-Yae-Pin Road, Yangon 11191, Myanmar
Opening hours: 11am – 11 pm
4. House of Memories.
This unique restaurant is actually an old colonial villa which is listed in the historical and national heritage where used to place the head quarters of the Burmese Independence Army and the office of the national hero – General Aung San. House of memories brings an amazing menu of both Eastern and Western food with a reasonable price. Especially, the restaurant offers 50% off cocktail on the happy hours from 6pm-8pm daily.
Location: No. 290, U Wizara Road, Kamaryut Township, Yangon
Opening hours: 11am – 11pm
5. Taing Yin Thar Restaurant
Taing Yin Thar restaurant offers a wide range of food options from different regions of Burma. The restaurant also features the terrific vegetarian recipes.
Location: No.(2/A), Kanbae Road, (6)Quarter, Yankin Township, Yangon
Green Gallery is a great restaurant that you should not miss in your Yangon culinary tour with the menu focuses on salads and Thai food. It not only attracts the locals but also the foreigners to come to enjoy the most exotic and delicious meals. When eating in this restaurant, you can see the chef herself serves the dishes in some nights.
Location: Mahabandoola No 58, 52 street (Lower Block), Botahtaung Township, Yangon
Opening hours: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM (Closed on Mondays)
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