The famous big bright yellow smiley face of Happy Cafe & Noodles can be found in quite a few venues in town. The most enjoyable setting is in the garden of the beautiful colonial building which shelters the inya Road Branch. Their patio is the place to go for some relaxing drinks and a couple of shared plates of Myanmar foods. Their menu focuses on Myanmar snacks, rice and noodles but offers Western options too (and cheap cocktails).
Taste this delicious Shabu Shabu Hot Pot from Taiwan. Food comes either in individual a` la carte plates, or as a set of meat plus vegetables. Not a big eatery, it seats about 30 people. There are bar seats. Food costs average around 10,000 Ks for a set ; includes your choice of meats, vegies, iced teas and sauces. Staff and management are polite and friendly.
This restaurant, well situated by Kandawgyi Lake, serves tasty Chinese dishes in a simple atmosphere. Service is fast and professional. It can hold up to 300 guests and provides entertainment for those plaining to organise big gatherings.
Summer palace is your typical Chinese food served with gourmet flair. The staff are courteous and attentive, and the menu is extensive. There are private rooms available at no extra cost, and the dining area, though open, doest not feel crowded. So if you have a hankering for sea cucumber or just want one of the standbys like Kong Pow chicken, then head upstairs to Traders lobby and turn left.
One of the most famous Chinese hot pots in town. This Kamayut Branch has only indoor seating (air-con supplied). You can have normal soup or spicy soup as stock. This restaurant is also popular for its fresh hand-made Strawberry Juice in the winter season.
Both branches of Easy Cafe are popular amongst Yangon’s ‘digital nomads’ for their quick internet, relaxing vibe and well-designed decor. Brilled as your “home away from home”, Easy is an oasis of comfort with style and an open invitation to indulge in Taiwanese Asian-Western fusion of gourmet delights. The food is getting good reviews too, particularly its Taiwanese Rice and beef sandwiches.
This restaurant has several branches. The one near Cousins Grill is the most popular for its foods, while the one near Shwedagon Pagoda is most reputed for its view. The restaurants are spacious, making them ideal for large groups.
The standard of the food varies but the roast duck seems to be a dish which consistently satisfies customers. Reservation is highly recommended.
The Western Park Royal Restaurant , third associated restaurant of the Western Park Group established in 1993 and now having the age 13 years, was open in the Education zone on the Pearl Maha Myaing Kyun of Kandawgyi Nature Park near to the Bahan 3rd Street Bus stop,Bahan Township, Yangon on 1st May,2006.
The Kandawgyi Swimming Pool and Resort were organized and established under the name of Western Park Royal after the swimming Pool of the Yangon?s aged Orient Club has been renovated and upgraded.
This self-proclaimed ‘Oasis in the City’ has a certain mercurial quality. Sunset hues bleed into the pools while the vast garden area offers relaxation after a long, hot and stressful day. The restaurant provides Italian as well as local foods to match your wine, cocktail or soft drink.
Excellent hot pot buffet of fried foods, suhi, and dim-sum plus a selection of fruits, drinks and dessert (a` la carte menu is on offer if you prefer more options than what they serve for buffet),. Gets crowded fast, so come early for dinner.