Restaurants

Top Choice Indian in Pyin Oo Lwin

Taj

The standout Indian restaurant in town, this opulent lakeside eatery is much more reasonably priced than its extravagant look suggests. Best by night, the fish and prawn tikka are some of the best we have ever taste…
Top Choice European in Pyin Oo Lwin

Lake Front Feel

The upmarket yet casual lakeside setting is an obvious attraction. Its menu spans Europe and a fair chunk of Asia, making it the only place in town where you can sate your sushi craving. The waterside terrace is a r…
Southeast Asian in Pyin Oo Lwin

Club Terrace

One of the most popular of Pyin Oo Lwin’s restaurants, this place occupies a gorgeous half-timbered colonial bungalow with tables spilling out onto the garden terrace. The food favours a tasty combination of Thai an…
Indian in Pyin Oo Lwin

Aung Padamyar

One of the most popular Indian restaurants in Pyin Oo Lwin, this is a secluded, friendly, family-run eatery with a range of curries, all of which come with side dishes to create a veritable feast. Take the first rig…
Burmese in Pyin Oo Lwin

Feel Cafe

Not to be confused with the superbly located Lake Front Feel, this is the Bamar budget experience compared with the international offerings at the lake branch. Choose from a tasty array of Burmese favourites. This p…
Indian in Pyin Oo Lwin

Ko Zaw's Krishna

On a back street near the town centre, this cheap and cheerful South Indian restaurant offers simple yet flavoursome curries. Choose from vegetarian, chicken or mutton – the rice, chapati and sides are all included …
Southeast Asian in Pyin Oo Lwin

San Francisco

A long way from the Bay Area, this airy joint attracts many locals with its mix of Chinese and Thai dishes, along with a few Kachin and Western specialities. The servings are generous. It's equally good for a beer.
Chinese in Pyin Oo Lwin

La Yone

Almost every restaurant in Pyin Oo Lwin features Chinese-influenced dishes, but La Yone is run by immigrants from Fujian and so the flavours are authentic. At night, it also acts as an unofficial beer station.
Chinese in Pyin Oo Lwin

Sain Mya Ayar

A cute, Chinese-style, open-air restaurant run by a Shan family serving tasty dim sum in the front yard of a modest half-timbered colonial-era house. It does noodle dishes and juices too.
Burmese in Pyin Oo Lwin

Family Restaurant

The decor is bland and there’s no alcohol served, but the delicious curry spread comes with complimentary veggie side dishes, salad, rice, soup, pappadams and chutneys and dips.