Top 7 most famous restaurants in Yangon


In recent years, Myanmar becomes one of the hottest tourist destinations in Asia. There are more and more visitors visiting the country each year so the related services like hotels or restaurants are also being developed. If you have the opportunity to travel Yangon, you can go these restaurants to enjoy the delicious Myanmar’s cuisine.

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Pan Swel TAW restaurant & café

Pan Swel TAW Restaurant & Cafe is one of the famous restaurants that are selected by many tourists while visiting Myanmar. The restaurant specializes in serving traditional Myanmar food such as Shan Rice, Tea Leaves Salad, Shan Noodles, etc. The food and drink here are quite varied, offering you a lot of choices. The space is clean and airy. After dining, you also can go to the cafe shop of Pan Swel Taw to taking a rest, chatting and taste some delicious drinks. This restaurant is considered one of the best restaurants in Yangon, Myanmar.

Address: No. 228, Ahlone Road, Ahlone Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

Pan Swel TAW Restaurant & Cafe (via Wongnai)

L’Opera Italian Restaurant

As its name, the L’Opera Italian Restaurant specializes in serving Italian dishes like pasta or pizza. The restaurant’s design is unique and eye-catching with the combination of both Eastern and Western architecture. Staffs are also very enthusiastic and caring that will bring you most comfort and satisfaction. In addition, the L’Opera Italian Restaurant also serves fine wines imported from Europe so don’t miss the restaurant if you want to taste European flavors in this Southeast Asia country.

Address: No. 20, Thu Waddy Kha, Yankin Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

Green Elephant Restaurant

The Green Elephant Restaurant is located in Yangon – an ideal place for tourists to enjoy Myanmar’s dishes. The restaurant mainly serves traditional dishes of locals such as tea leaves salad, Myanmar curry, Shan Rice, Shan tofu, Shan Noodles, etc. Dining in the restaurant, you can not only taste stunning food but also enjoy wonderful space with green color making you feel like you are having meal in a forest.

Location: No. 519 (A), Pyay Road, Thirimingalar Lane, Yangon, Myanmar.

Green Elephant Restaurant (via Travel Beyond)

Le Planteur Restaurant & Bar

Le Planteur Restaurant & Bar is located near the Nikko hotel. The menu of this restaurant is very varied, from traditional food to the international dishes of many countries in the world. The restaurant is designed and decorated impressively, harmoniously creating a beautiful space for visitors to dining. It also features a bar to meet the entertainment needs of guests. The restaurant surely brings you many interesting experiences in Yangon.

Address: Sein Road, near Nikko Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar.

999 Shan Noodle Shop

999 Shan Noodle Shop is the restaurant is mentioned most on TripAdvisor and travel blogs. Situated right behind City Hall on 34th street, the restaurant is a popular dining address of travelers. It is best place for those who want to enjoy local cuisine. There is a variety of local dishes and noodles for you choose.

Address: 30/B 34th Street, Yangon, Myanmar.

999 Shan Noodle Shop in Yangon City (MYANMORE Yangon)

50 Street Bar and Grill

The restaurant is located in the bustling center of Botataung Township, Yangon city. However, the restaurant brings a cozy and friendly space like you are at home. The restaurant’s design brings guests a cozy feeling with a large bar in the middle and surrounded by satellite TV, magazine journalism.

Address: No. 9/13, 50th St., Botahtaung Tsp., Yangon, Myanmar.


Gekko offers the very stunning sushi, Yakitori dish and cocktails. Gekko means “Moonshine” which is located in Sofaer & Co Tower in Rangoon downtown. The restaurant also serves buffet meal in the weekends with the price of $25 for unlimited food and $35 for unlimited food and beers.

Address: 535, Merchant Street, Yangon, Myanmar.

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