There is not much to do on a rainy day. It may be a good idea to call your girl friends up, ask them to put on their best dress and makeup to spend an afternoon together at these top high teas in Yangon.
- The Everyday High Tea
1The Strand Yangon
The Strand Café, home to the famous Strand High Tea, where customers can expect an a la carte menu with selection of Asian and international cuisines, signature Burmese dishes. The Afternoon Tea itself, Myanmar and Classic, is available daily until 2 pm to 5 pm for 18USD/ 20USD per person.
Address: 92 Strand Road, Kyauktada Tsp, Ph: 01 243 377
2Chatrium Royal Lake Yangon
The Lobby Lounge at Chatrium is well known for its spectacular views of the slowly setting sun from the indoor and outdoor Sunset Terrace and the Western High Tea set which includes seductive sandwiches, burgers, cakes, pastries, fruit mousses and macarons with the sweet sensations from the cakes and savory flavours from the sandwiches being perfectly complemented by freshly brewed coffee and tea only. They also have recently launched the Oriental High Tea set, featured mouthwatering rice rolls, tea leaf salad, samosas and satays with different kinds of classic Myanmar snacks and fruits together with traditional tea. Highly recommended for something truly inviting and unique as you while away the afternoon for 15USD per set/2people from 2pm to 5pm.
Address: 40 Nat Mauk Road, Tamwe Tsp. Ph: 01 544 500
3Meliã Hotel Yangon
With a whole set of savories and sweets along with free flow of tea or coffee of your choice, it is priced at 16USD per person available from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm everyday. Serving in two courses, the savory starts with Chicken Salad with Avocado, Smoked Norwegian Salmon with Cream Cheese, Goats Cheese with Walnut and Strawberry, and for sweet; Mille-Feuille, Fruit Tartlet, Pistachio Layer Cake, Plain and Raisin Scones with Whipped Cream and more.
Address: 192 Kaba Aye Pagoda Road, Bahan Tsp, Ph: 01 934 5000
4The Yangon Restaurant
Enjoy delectable freshly made savouries which include Croissant With Scottish Smoked Salmon And Dill Cream Cheese, Roasted Beef Sandwich, Cucumber Sandwich, Mini Cheeseburger Sliders, A Jar Of Duck Rillette With Tomato Chutney and Crostini, Mini Pork Pie With Piccalilli, Truffled Mushroom Tartlet With Soft Boiled Quail Egg, Tomato Bruschetta and delicious sweets with the spectacular view of Yangon’s People’s Park between 2pm to 5pm, every day only with 16,000 ks++ for one set.
Address: People’s Park Compound, Ahlone Road, Dagon Tsp, Ph: 09 9643 70177
5Acacia Tea Salon
The high-tea sets comprise of cakes, pastries, sandwiches and burgers with vivid colors and bite-sized portions. Prices are from 20,000Ks and 30,000Ks, available everyday from 10 am – 4 pm.
Address: 52 Saya San Road, Bahan Tsp, Ph: 01 554 739
6Park Royal Yangon
The concept of Afternoon Tea first started in the mid-1800’s as a tradition for the British upper class. So invite some friends over for tea and cakes in the afternoon. Now Park Royal Yangon had launched Dammann Afternoon Tea at LOBBY BAR, Level 1 from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm with only 16USD nett per set.
Address: 33, Alan Pya Phaya Road, Dagon Tsp, Ph: 01 250 388 ext. 8172
7Le Planteur Restaurant & Bar
Still the perfect weather to enjoy High Tea, with a selection of mini pastries, and finger sandwiches, all our selection is homemade & delicious! On the menu: macaroons, mini tarts, smoked salmon & cream cheese for $20 per person including 1 fresh juice & hot drink from 2:00 pm to 5 pm
Address: 80 University Avenue, Bahan Township, Yangon, Myanmar, Ph: +95 1 514 230
- Sunday Only
8Sule Shangri-La Yangon
Peacock Lounge is located on the ground floor, in the heart of the hotel. The elegant Peacock Lounge has seating for 121 guests and serves Western High Tea from 2.30pm to 5.30pm only on Sundays. Enjoy a buffet of selected items with free flow of coffee and tea for 15USD nett per person.
Address: 223 Sule Pagoda Road, Pabedan Tsp, Ph: 01 242 828