Yangon is bustling again with new restaurants and market events. If you’re looking for a new place to chill this weekend, check our list.
The latest contestant to Yangon’s rooftop establishments. Aji’s menu is Japanese-themed. Pair your sushi and sashimi with a cocktail The Beauty of Osaka and enjoy the view of the sunset from the 14th floor.
No 51/D, 14th Floor, Hotel S.Y.H , Kabaraye Pagoda Road, Yangon
09 256 805 380
4pm – 11pm
This juice bar has a distinct style. Its smoothies and mocktails are made of different fruits and herbs and are named after Myanmar’s major cities like Mandalay Mist and Ayeyarwaddy Adventure. The only snack available is french fries served with 12 different sauces. The atmosphere is as bold and unique as its drinks.
No 150 (B), Sin Yae Twin Street, Kamayut Township, Insein Road, Yangon
09 979 199 097
10am – 8pm
This restaurant is simple yet neat. The menu is dominated by Asian food. You can it indoors or outdoors.
Block (73), No 5 & 6, Chin Su Road, Nawaday Housing, Hlaing Tharyar Township, Yangon
09 541 3753
6am – 9:30pm
Bars are always a welcome presence in Yangon’s F&B scene. Bar 81 serves Asian fusion food with beer and drinks. The meals are affordable yet fulfilling. There you can either chill on Friday nights or have a hearty lunch.
No 81, Aungtheikdhi Road, 3rd Quarter, Mayangone Township, Yangon
10am – 11pm
Nothing screams TGIF louder than smoky BBQ and beer. Dip your satay in four different sauces while sipping on a beer. An unplugged band is available on weekends.
No 53, Sayar San Road, Bahan Township, Yangon
09 880 111 067
4pm – 10:30pm
Cover photo credit: Smoke Grill & Pub