Coming up to the Mooncake Festival on 27th September, Yangon is awash with the delightful flavour of freshly baked Mooncakes. Here is a selection of places to visit to satisfy your craving for these delightful specialties. Also make sure you take a journey down to Chinatown on 17th and 18th Streets, where there are any number of street stalls and small specialty shops selling homemade Mooncake. This is a harvest festival marked by the gathering of friends and family. Enjoy!
Savour the authentic taste of tradition this Mid-Autumn festival, with exquisitely crafted Mooncakes. You can select from a wide variety of flavours such as Red Bean Plain, Red Bean with Egg Yolk, Lotus with Egg Yolk, Pandan Plain, Pandan with Egg Yolk, Xo Plain, Xo with Egg Yolk, Black Sesame and Potato and Chestnut Paste. Available to order by email at: [email protected]
Address: 33 Alan Pya Phaya Road, Dagon Township,Yangon
Phone: 01-250388, ext 8162,8117,8118
Price Range: US$30 per box (4 pcs), US$7 per piece
Sule Shangri-La, Yangon
Their enticing Mooncake ingredients and flavours, range from lotus seed, red bean, pandan, dates, nuts, durian and custard. Buy 10 boxes and get one free! To order, email at: [email protected].
Address: 223 Sule Pagoda Road, Yangon
Phone: (01) 242828 Ext; 6401, 6402, 6403
Price Range: US$24 – US$29 per box (4 pcs), US$7 per piece
Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon
Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon offers 11 flavours of Mooncake in an exquisitely designed gift box, a perfect gift for your business partners, friends, family and loved ones. Their Chinese chef Chichtichoch Boonsab will deliver his new creation of Mooncake in various tastes – Durian, Lotus, Red Bean, Green Tea, Taro and Black Sesame, as well as your favourite baked or snow skin. Buy 10 boxes get one free!
Address: No. 40, Natmauk Road, Tamwe Township,Yangon
Phone : 01-544500 ext; 6221, 6287
Price Range : US$24 per box (4 pcs), US$6 per piece
Acacia Tea Salon
Enjoy the Mooncake Collection for MidiAutumn & Thadingyut Festival at Acacia. They have exquisitely designed gift boxes. A perfect gift. Their Mooncakes are 100% handmade, with the choice of 3 flavours; Egg Yolk, Mung Bean and Taro. All ingredients are fully imported from overseas and ensure the best quality.
Address: No.52, Sayar San Road, Bahan Township,Yangon
Phone: 01-554739, 09-73113812, 09-250359458
Price Range: 30,000 Ks per box (9 pcs)
Novotel Hotel Max, Royal Pavilion Chinese Restaurant
For the Mid-Autumn Mooncake Festival you can get traditional Mooncakes such as White Lotus Paste with Single Egg Yolk, Fragrant Golden Durian Paste, Jade Pandan Paste with Pumpkin Seed, Organic Rose Red Bean Paste with Pumpkin Seed, and and other assortments. Place your order at: [email protected]
Address: 459 Pyay Road, Kamayut Township, Yangon
Price Range : US$20 – US$26 per box (4 pcs)
Yin Fong Seafood Restaurant
There are 6 options of Mooncake: Egg Yolk Pastry Gift Set, Pineapple Pastry Gift Set, Mung Bean Pastry Gift Set, Taro Pastry Gift Set, Cappuccino Pastry Gift Set, and Assorted Pastry Gift Set (Egg Yolk Pastry, Mung Bean Pastry, Taro Pastry & Cappuccino Pastry)
No. 53/54, Laydaungkan Road,Thingangyun Township, Yangon
Phone: 01-706021, 09-792323839, 09-261772419
Price Range: 25,000 Ks per box (12 pcs)