It’s been over 2 months since cafes, restaurants and other public places have been closed due to the pandemic. Now, the government has eased some regulations and many cafes and restaurants are back to served the dine-in customers. Check our list of new restaurants and hidden gems worth your visit.
It serves with an aim to introduce the world-renowned Mediterranean dishes to the local people. Must try is Paella, a savoury Spanish rice dish with an array of seafood. It doesn’t accept dine-in yet but offers free delivery. If you’re a morning person, you can order breakfast sets starting from 8 am.
Hours: 8 am – 9 pm (up to 10 pm on Friday and Saturday)
From well-spiced biryani to delicate confectionery, Indian food is always ideal for a big, fulfilling lunch. Both dine-in and delivery are available.
Hours: 9 am – 11 pm
Address: Near Sule Pagoda, opposite the City Hall
Order: GrabFood, Yangon Door2Door, Food2U
Cafe in the day, bar at night. The Tea Club is located at Central Boulevard, where you can enjoy a selection of tea and beverages from all over the world, along with local and international food all day long.
Tel: 09 673 799 515
Hours: 11am – 7pm
A new restaurant in town where you can get the whole chicken stuffed with sticky rice. The Bash Yangon does not offer a lot of menu items, yet it has got interesting and delicious meals that will meet the taste buds of both local and international foodies. And guess what- the food also comes together with a bottle of Heineken! Only takeaway and delivery service is available at the moment.
Tel: 09 509 6069
Address: No. 144, Dhamazaydi Road, Bahan Township, Yangon
Made with coffee beans from Shan State in Myanmar, Origin Coffee offers a wide range of coffee and other beverages, together with a great food selection from breakfast to dessert. It has got such fascinating food items such as Origin’s Homemade Granola, Rice Burger, Ice cream sandwich and more.
Tel: 09 964 175 265
Address: Shop 19, The Central Boulevard, Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Yangon
Hours: 9am – 7pm
Are you a fan of grilled chicken or any type of chicken? Then, DD Chicken is the perfect place where you can get charcoal grill chicken whether original or spicy plus chicken sandwiches with sides. DD Chicken has now also added its newest menu – char-grilled pork neck with sticky rice.
Tel: 09 755 083 653
The Couscous Kitchen has been established to deliver the home-cooked meal to anyone who is willing to experience the taste of the most famous dish, Couscous from North Africa. You can choose your favorite meat or keep it vegetarian. Just order one day in advance and let it be delivered to your home.
Tel: 09 261 389 288
You can never go wrong with fresh pasta! Pasta Box offers several pasta dishes – Fusilli, Penne, or any of your choice. Just check its menu and order them through its Facebook page or give a call!
Tel: 926 138 9330
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Transporter bar is finally reopened again for those who would like to enjoy a fine evening with good food and drinks. Whether you are in need of BBQ or your favourite drinks or Shisha or even good music, you can all get at Transporter Bar and it is now offering Ladies’ Night special promotion – 1 Shisha or 1 Beer Tower free for 5 ladies.
Tel: 09 8900 76005, 09 8900 76009
Address: No. 50, 8th Block, Waizayandar Road, South Okkalapa Township, Yangon
Hours: 11am – 11pm
It’s been around for a few months but worth visiting if you still haven’t. Moon Cafe adds a traditional Japanese flair to the rooftop bar and bistro experience. Enjoy the monsoon breeze and the view of Shwedagon Pagoda with a glass of Rosé and salmon sashimi.
Address: No.55, Old Yay Tar Shay Rd, Near Bahan 3th Street Market, Yangon.
Hours: 5pm – 10pm