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Monsoon Restaurant

Asian, Burmese
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85,87,Theinbyu Road | Botataung Tsp, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
943121431
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely atmosphere, broad Asian menu and delicious food!

Title says it all. Went for dinner with a local friend, who suggested it and ordered for our table. Delicious!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
ivygirl2244
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Atlanta, Georgia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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113 reviews 113 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

If I wanted to feel like an ex-pat trying to secure some familiar surrounding in the tropics, this would be the place to go. It has a wide ranging menu; almost too wide. Must pay in cash.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Title says it all. Went for dinner with a local friend, who suggested it and ordered for our table. Delicious!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Monsoon is a very nice restaurant and has a good atmosphere. It is set in a colonial style house. The food is fairly good. The variety is far too much and I think they should concentrate on one kind of cuisine. Currently they offer Thai, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodian, Vietnames and Western. They should stick to just a few! I once... More 

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Australia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The food was lovely and the service very attentive but not over-fussed. A definite gem in Yangon. Although we dined, some singles 'worked' on laptops, the wifi is free.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The atmosphere was very nice at lunch time. Lots of natural light through the big windows. There was a good selection of Southeast Asian food. All the dishes we ordered were very good. Initially, I dismissed this place as it is clear to be targeting tourists but then when the food tastes great I don't see anything wrong with that.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Cuisine is edable here unlike majority restaurants (though they don't deserve to be called so) in Yangon. I had tried three dishes. All of them was regular. Nothing special.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Good food, ok atmosphere, decent bathrooms. Food from neighboring countries are available such as thai, Laos, etc.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Our guide brought us hear for lunch. She ordered a variety of local dishes. Soup, salad and entrees were delicious. The atmosphere was clean and bright. Would come back again

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

The cocktails were very well made, apple martini, gin fizz, very good. The starters were a kind of cannelloni with a spicy sauce. My main was squid stuffed with pork, like lulas recheadas in Portugal, very good . Very nice dinner.

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Goulburn, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We 'killed' two birds with one stone.. Delicious lunch at Monsoon and a visit to Pomelo next door to spend our left over cash. At Monsoon we were able to choose from a variety of Asian cuisines and all meals were received most favourably. The cocktails were also delicious. After many meals at simple restaurants it was nice to visit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 85,87,Theinbyu Road | Botataung Tsp, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Yangon Region  >  Yangon (Rangoon)
  • Phone Number: 943121431

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Burmese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic

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