Port Autonomy, Yangon – New Menu Launch

The highlight of my week was undoubtedly the launch of the new menu from Chef Kevin Ching at Port Autonomy. Born and raised in Hawaii, Kevin got his start cooking for friends while living in New York and Beijing. After graduating from Le Cordon Bleu, he went on to cut his teeth at Appia, one of my favourites restaurants in Bangkok,  before landing…

Le Bistrot, Savoy Hotel, Yangon.

It’s safe to say that I am a big fan of the Savoy hotel in Yangon (full disclosure, the hotel manager is a great mate) and have recommended it to both my parents when they visited Yangon a couple of years back, and dear friends from Singapore who are visiting next month for a little…

Union Bar and Grill, The Strand, Yangon

*** Union Bar & Grill closed in April 2019, however the new restaurant at the Union Bar & Grill site, Port Autonomy is well worth a visit!*** Union Bar and Grill was one of the first places I ever visited in Yangon, back when I came here on holiday in 2104 and I can happily…

Belmiros Pizza and Subs, Siem Reap.

Siem Reap would not be quite the same without the weekly Facebook updates from Tyler, the owner of Belmiros, informing everyone of their upcoming specials and I always look forward to seeing what eclectic dishes he has in store for us. From guilty pleasures like Chicago Deep Dish Stuffed Pizza or Spicy “PB&J” Chicken Wings to Portuguese…