Yangon Lockdown Home Cooking

Whilst I love cooking, pre-covid19 it is fair to say that I ate most, if not all of my meals either in restaurants, or via delivery services to my house. With restaurants in Yangon having been closed to dine in guests for the past 2 months, lockdown was a good time for me to rediscover…

Wai Wai’s Noodle Place (Downtown) Bo Aung Kyaw Yangon

** wai Wai’s downtown has now closed ** With the traffic as bad as it can be in Yangon, it’s very common for people to stick to their neighbourhoods when choosing where to eat or drink and I very rarely head to places like Sanchaung for example, even though it is home to restaurants, like…

Locale Cafe, The Central, Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Yangon

The newest lifestyle concept from Pun & Projects, Locale Cafe in the Central on Kabar Aye Pagoda Road aims to fill the gap in the local market for food that is healthy, delicious and interesting (no sad limp salads here) with the promise of special menus to cover different dietary requirements to follow. The cafe…

Bodhi Nava, Yangon.

Owned by the same owners as downtown Yangon’s much loved “Green Gallery”, Bodhi Nava is a boutique hostel and cafe in the shadow of the Shwedagon Pagoda in Bahan. We were there for lunch, shortly after they opened (I can’t believe it has taken me so long to get around to writing this up!) and…