Tag: Cheap eats

Irrawaddy Princess review – our top spot for breakfast noodles

Irrawaddy Princess review – our top spot for breakfast noodles

Specializing in breakfast noodles, Irrawaddy Princess offers some of the best nan gyi thoke in the area, providing you get there on time! We’ve already professed our love for nan gyi thoke (big round noodles lovingly coated in curry sauce). And while we’ve yet to find […]

Myaungmya Daw Cho Mohinga – award winning mohinga shop

Myaungmya Daw Cho Mohinga – award winning mohinga shop

Serving up light fish-laden ‘Myaungmya’ style broth, there’s no wonder why Myaungmya Daw Cho continues to win awards for its mohinga noodles. “I only eat mohinga from Myaungmya Daw Cho” declared a friend. So it was with great anticipation that we tasted our first bowls […]

Agape Kachin Food Channel review – top of the soup noodle game

Agape Kachin Food Channel review – top of the soup noodle game

Ultimate comfort food in the form of spicy herbaceous broth, indulgently sticky noodles and tender stewed beef in a popular Kachin diner in Sanchaung Township. Myanmar’s not short of noodles. There’s seemingly countless variations, dozens of different types of noodles, preparations, broths, sauces, fillings, from […]

Nying Ko Ko review – hidden lunch spot between Mount Popa and Salay

Nying Ko Ko review – hidden lunch spot between Mount Popa and Salay

If you happen to find yourself on the bumpy road between Mount Popa and Salay, stop by Nying Ko Ko for flavourful curries in the sleepy town of Kyaukpadaung. Let’s say you want a break from the awe-inspiring ancient pagodas of Bagan. And let’s say […]

The best breakfast in Bagan – Pyi Wa noodles & Min Myanmar teashop

The best breakfast in Bagan – Pyi Wa noodles & Min Myanmar teashop

Ditch your hotel breakfast of lukewarm sausages and stale toast and immerse yourself in the Myanmar breakfast culture with noodles, tea and deep fried goodness. When your hotel package comes with breakfast, why wouldn’t you eat there? Perhaps because you can find ten times the flavour […]

San Thi Dar, Bagan review – little village gem in Myin Ka Bar, near New Bagan

San Thi Dar, Bagan review – little village gem in Myin Ka Bar, near New Bagan

Sweet family-run restaurant, with a vegetarian-friendly menu, in a village near New Bagan. Perfect for a break from temple exploration. Exploring ancient temples may not seem like hard work, but by the time mid-day rolls around, you want somewhere to rest and replenish your dust-caked, sweaty […]