Ippudo Ramen, Junction City, Yangon.

Yangonites were treated to a taste of Bangkok living with the opening of new mega mall, Junction City, earlier this year. I’m not really much of a “shopper” however the lure of the Food Streat (sic) the 5th floor food court, numerous restaurants & most importantly, good aircon, have proved themselves increasingly invaluable as rainy…

Le Bis Tro Ke, Yawmingyi, Yangon

I always love hearing which restaurants other people in town are currently enjoying, especially as word of mouth is still very much one of the best ways to hear about new restaurant openings, and after one of the best Chefs in Yangon told me his current favourite restaurant was Le Bis Tro Ke I was sure to…

Taco Tuesdays at Union Bar & Grill, Yangon.

Ever since the closure of Gringos Chilangos and the menu concept change from Mexican to Isaan/Burmese at TinTin, Downtown Yangon has been suffering from a severe shortage of Mexican Food, with the nearest option being MaΓ±ana at Pearl Condo, which given the notoriously bad Yangon traffic is simply too far for me to travel for…

Sofaer & Co, Lower Pansodan, Yangon.

Yangon seems to have seen a spate of recent restaurant openings in the months since Thingyan, many of which focus on local, or South East Asian cuisine. Sadly, as with many new openings here, the overall offering is somewhat lacklustre, all style over substance and it is safe to say that none of them, except…