Tag: Dumplings

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 […]

800 bowls review – bowling over the Yangon dumpling competition

800 bowls review – bowling over the Yangon dumpling competition

New downtown spot 800 bowls serves up the best soup dumplings and hand pulled noodles in Yangon. It’s only been a couple of months since 800 bowls opened its doors, but already it’s made its mark on the Yangon scene. Luckily, it’s not just hype; […]

Imperial Garden review – adequate dim sum in Yangon

Imperial Garden review – adequate dim sum in Yangon

Imperial Garden serves up decent – if not brilliant – dim sum (Cantonese brunch dishes of dumplings, steamed buns and more…) in Myanmar Plaza, Yangon. Authentic dim sum can be an overwhelming experience to the uninitiated. Here’s the low-down: It’s composed of a seemingly infinite number of […]

Xi Yang Yang review – dumplings and much more in Yangon

Xi Yang Yang review – dumplings and much more in Yangon

Xi Yang Yang serves up some of the best xiao long bao (soup dumplings) in Yangon, but there’s much more to the menu than just dumplings… Xi Yang Yang will always have a special place in my heart. Just down the road from where I […]

The battle of the Xiao Long Bao – where to find the best soup dumplings in Yangon

The battle of the Xiao Long Bao – where to find the best soup dumplings in Yangon

800 bowls takes our vote for best xiao long bao in Yangon, narrowly edging out Xi Yang Yang for the quality of the meat. But it still has something to learn from its competitors when it come to quantity of the trademark soup filling.  It’s […]