Here comes another round of new eateries in Yangon. This time we’ve got a beautiful cafe, a diner in a prime spot downtown and more.
As the name suggests, the whole room is illuminated with a starlight projector giving you a space-themed atmosphere. The menu is a blend of Korean, Thai and Western with Tteokbokki, Tom Yum soup and Caesar Salad co-existing.
G-16, Urban Asia Centre, (9) Ward, Centre of 48 th Street & Mahar Bandula Road, Yangon
09 980 638284
1pm – 10pm (closed Monday)
This very instagrammable dessert cafe opened its doors last month. They serve pastries and coffee and you can also order cakes for special occasions. The place is not that wide but it has two floors.
No 123, Thein Byu Road, Botahtaung, Yangon
09 964 2020 54
9:30am – 6pm
Mookata, or Mu kratha, is a Thai-style meal where BBQ and hotpot are enjoyed at the same time. It has become growingly popular among Yangon foodies. This restaurant serves in buffet style with two options: the lite set (Ks13,500) and the premium set (K16,800). The latter includes beef balls, prawns, octopuses, etc. The time limit is 1 hr 45 mins.
No 14/A, Sint Oh Tann (Lower Block), Latha, Yangon
09 750 152570
11am – 9pm
Another eatery has opened its doors in the iconic The Secretariat building. It serves Western food, beers and drinks. This is your chance to witness the building’s night scene.
No 300, M-2/4, 1st Floor, The Secretariat, Anawrahta Road, Botahtaung, Yangon
09 8838 220 20
10am – 10pm
This cafe is so new it is not even open yet. But we have a buzzing that it will open in the first or second week of this month. What intriguing are its retro vibes with a collection of vintage items, repurposed furniture and paintings. Follow their page for updates!
Nilar 1st Street, Ward 5, East Dagon, Yangon
09 88 111 2292
Cover photo credit: Me& Dessert Cafe Facebook