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…

Mya Kan Tha, Myoma Kyaung Street, Yangon.

Mya Kan Thar is an unassuming looking Burmese restaurant that I would never have ventured into (I have driven past it literally hundreds of times without even realising it was a restaurant!!) without my lovely friends Kimmie & Hnin recommending it to me! We arrived for lunch at 12 sharp and the bustling restaurant was…

Xi Yang Yang, Nawaddy, Yangon.

I have been waxing lyrical about the joys of Xi Yang Yang in Sanchaung back in 2016, so you can imagine how delighted I was when they opened far closer to home, on Nawaddy (just across from Aung Minglar Shan Noodle, another favourite) at the end of last year. The premise is the same as…

The Pansodan, 106 Pansodan Rd, Yangon

Downtown Yangon hasn’t had many exciting openings since Burma Bistro opened over a year ago, and so I was delighted to see a whirl of activity and building work happening in one of the beautiful heritage buildings on Pansodan, just a stones throw from Rangoon Teahouse & Gekko. The Pansodan is styled as a Burmese…