Hawaiian food trend hits Yangon

Poké (pronounced “POH-keh”), a Hawaiian staple of raw diced fish tossed with rice, vegetables, and sauces has come to Yangon. The healthy dish is not...

Krispy Kreme prepares to open its doors in Yangon

American doughnut giant Krispy Kreme will open its first Myanmar outlet in Yangon at 8am on Sunday (September 16). The first 300 customers at the...

Japanese comfort food galore at Gohanya

New Japanese restaurant Gohanya is enticing students and other Yangonites with its traditional donburi rice bowls. Set on the third floor of Kaplan Myanmar University...

The Indian restaurant-cum-nightclub that Yangon has been waiting for

A two-floored bar with the interior of a grungy club and the kitchen of a top Indian restaurant is set to spice up Yangon’s...

Sprouts opens second Yangon cafe

Five years ago an expat couple decided the best way to remedy a lack of healthy options in Yangon was to convert their apartment...

LGBT community welcomes charitable Yangon café

In a progressive trend, LGBT-themed bars and cafes have popped up around Southeast Asia over the years—and now Myanmar has its very own. My Place...

A taste of Hong Kong at Canton Paradise

Diners are enjoying a taste of Hong Kong at a new restaurant in Bahan Township. Canton Paradise on Saya San Road offers an all-day menu...

Best rooftop bars in Mandalay

A new trend is slowly emerging with the arrival of several rooftop bars in Myanmar. Like their swanky Yangon counterparts, these venues are attracting...

Barbecue and beer at The Social House

Yaw Min Gyi’s latest watering hole is an ideal place for sports fans to enjoy some beer and barbecue, writes Anabelle Ayma and Lou...

Fratello Rooftop, Yangon’s very own Above Eleven

Boasting a view of Shwedagon Pagoda and Judson Church, new restaurant and rooftop bar Fratello offers customers a mostly Italian menu, with some Mediterranean...
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