Gekko Restaurant Yangon, Weekend Brunch Launch.

Whilst Yangonites have no shortage of Sunday brunch options (see my favourites here) choices for where to eat a Saturday brunch are few and far between, which is why the new weekend brunch from Gekko is such a welcome addition! The brunch menu is served (in addition to their main menu) every Saturday and Sunday…

Yangon Farmers Market.

Set up by the wonderful people behind Kokkoya Organics, the Yangon Farmers Market is a weekly market, held at the Inya lake rowing and canoe club, every Saturday morning between 8am-12 noon. Local farmers and boutique businesses sell everything from organic vegetables, to organic eggs from Shwe Taung Nyo Gyi (Myanmars first organic certified poultry…

New Menu at Parami Pizza, Yangon

Yangon’s original, home grown Pizzeria, Parami Pizza has been serving up traditional Neapolitan style pizzas to Yangonites for nearly 4 years now, from both their original Parami road branch, and their larger Sayer San location which is also home to one of Yangon’s best indoor playgrounds. Whilst it would be criminal to make too many…

Buthee – Mr Wok, Bogalayzay St, Yangon

Bogalayzay street in downtown is undoubtedly one of my favourite streets in Yangon, being home to everything from Pansuriya restaurant and gallery, Paribagwa, the wonderful Myanm/art gallery, to the newly opened Burman barbershop, and now Buthee & Mr Wok, a dual restaurant concept from the team behind Rangoon Tea House (and of course its just…