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Green Elephant Restaurant

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No. 37. University Avenue, Shwe Taung Kyar 1st Quarter, Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
95-1 537 551
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Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Recommended by your guide. Place was empty when we arrived. Service prompt. The best dish was the spring rolls. We tried the pork curry which tough tasty, the meat was tough. The fried kale was nicely done with lots of garlic. Home cook fare.

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Thank AnnaSS54
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is some of the best Myanmar food that you can find. They also have a restaurant in Mandalay to be highly recommended.

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Thank John H
Toulouse
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the food there was delicious, the decoration is original and beautiful, prices are a bit high but ok regarding the service/food i recommend the curry pork with mango pickle

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Thank Math97435
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic little place. Food were freshly prepared and so very tasty. The spring rolls had the nicest sweet chilli sauce I've ever tasted. Lentil soup was amazing. Lovely little curio shop attached to the restaurant that sells mainly rattan goods.

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Thank ReneMacQ
Brisbane, Australia
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Well it may not be hidden for some but it came as a surprise for our little troupe. The menu was extensive and everything was just so scrumptious I wish I had more room to fit more in. I highly recommend this excellent venue.

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Thank DeanneS228
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

The food was wonderful, to try out the taste of Myanmar cuisine. You will not be disappointed. They also have some good local wine. The service was great and the venue, lovely.

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Gießen, Hessen, Germany
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

I was having a business dinner there. The foods and the services were great but a table next to us were full off girls wearing cheap makeup and checking our table out. It was not long that I found out they were escorts and making my guests uncomfortable. It should be more family friendly establisment.

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1 Thank Nowniz
Utrecht, Nederland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Great reatuarant with very very goed food. You can have traditional Myanmar kitchen or several other alternatives.

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Thank Koktraveler
Suva, Fiji
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This restaurant in Yangon has an extensive and authentic collection of South East Asian food which is not only perfectly prepared, but also beautifully served in a very quaint environment.

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Perth Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Well 7 of us are here last night and Wow what a feed . We had pre booked and ordered suckling Pig which was to die for . The sweets were fantastic as well a pear strudel . Great selection of beers and a great ambiance in the restaurant . Top marks to the whole team and we will be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Thai, Burmese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 37. University Avenue, Shwe Taung Kyar 1st Quarter, Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Yangon Region  >  Yangon (Rangoon)
  • Phone Number: 95-1 537 551

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?