Tanintharyi Region restaurants

Top Choice Burmese in Myeik

Shwe Mon

This Bamar restaurant serves what is one of the richest, tastiest chicken curries we've come across yet, as well as a yummy prawn curry. Be sure to order one of the vegetable side dishes that change daily.
Burmese in Dawei

Hla Hla Hnan

In addition to selling the requisite ingredients for leq·p’eq thouq (Burmese tea-leaf salad) this vendor also serves a selection of other equally delicious Burmese-style salads including ginger, tomato, pennywort (a…
Seafood in Dawei

Esso Seafood Restaurant

Many of the beachside restaurants at Maungmagan close during the week. This place stays open and offers good baked crab, prawn dishes and steamed and grilled fish at reasonable prices. You eat on raised platforms un…
Burmese in Kawthoung

Daw Moe

This tin-roofed restaurant (no roman-script sign) serves up a big spread of Burmese curries, as well as good vegetable side dishes. Located on the uphill portion of Neikban St, about a mile from the pier (K500 on a …
Burmese in Dawei

Tavoy Kitchen

Simple but cute restaurant-cafe with a friendly English-speaking owner. The vegetarian-friendly menu ranges from noodle and rice dishes to more adventurous options like a fish-ball coconut curry. It's fine for a cof…
Burmese in Myeik


Myeik institution that serves immense bowls of kyè òu and other noodle and rice dishes to hordes of locals. Look for the big white villa and the small English sign. There's outdoor seating and an English menu, but…
Chinese in Dawei

Pearl Princess Restaurant

We'd recommend avoiding the same-named hotel, but the attached restaurant offers a decent take on Chinese-style dishes, as well as more pricey seafood, and it's one of the more popular restaurants in town at both lu…
Burmese in Myeik

Zan Pya

Zan Pya is a small place serving heaped plates of delicious chicken biryani that often sell out early. Look for the large aluminum pots a couple doors down from OK Mobile (there's no roman-script sign).
Burmese in Dawei

Tha Hto Daw San Family Rice & Curry Shop

Daw San has been serving tasty Burmese curry dishes to the people of Dawei for over 40 years. Be sure to add a vegetable dish (K500) to your curry order.
Burmese in Myeik

Kaq Kyi Kaiq

This hole-in-the-wall noodle vendor specialises in kaq kyi kaiq: scissor-cut noodles fried with seafood or chicken in a wok over a wood fire. The shop is in the Muslim quarter (no roman-script sign), just down the r…