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Shan Yoe Yar

169 War Tan Street, Lanmadaw Township, Yangon, Myanmar., Yangon (Rangoon) 11131, Myanmar
+95 9 250 566 695
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish rice” (7 reviews)
“pork belly” (11 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (17 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
169 War Tan Street, Lanmadaw Township, Yangon, Myanmar., Yangon (Rangoon) 11131, Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pork curry un banana leave, potatoes paste , chicken soup are amazing. Staff speaks English and many foreigners come there. Ask the staff for recommendations to your liking... I pointed out about foreign object in a dish and they replaced a new one. The taste...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and welcoming staff, warm atmosphere inside the restaurant. Quite busy even during the week, delicious Shan food! We ordered steamed chicken in banana leaf, pounded fan-shaped dry mushrooms, mustard fried rice and perfectly balanced not-to-sweet deserts to end the meal (sticky corn and coconut,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sophiept
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some friends who live in Yangon took us there because we requested local food. Every dish was so good. I particularly liked the tea leaf salad. I can’t remember all the dishes but every one good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jill I
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This 100 year old house is a part of Yangon colonial heritage...our waiter Ye Theay guided us through the extensive menu. We enjoyed the popular dishes of Fried Fish with Ginger and peanuts. The Shan mashed potatoes were lovely and the Lotus bean and asparagus...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PhillipaO6
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We had visited there for the first time for reunion and tasted shan food. All are so delicious and fresh that I have tried in Yangon and I am still looking more items for next time.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cruiser62704418482
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My son and I visited here without a reservation - we were quite frankly lucky to get a table. Food, the best we've experienced in Myanmar, service is as good as anywhere. Quite honestly, you will not be disappointed, a really lovely restaurant - but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JB1234Tewkesbury
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

The drinks? Incredible. The food. OMG. Just eat everything. Do it. Try the Shan style dishes with a refreshing pennywort juice. Amazing.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mtndodo
Reviewed October 14, 2018

This is one of the best places to try the authentic Burmese food that we had never tried before. I booked the restaurant for my friend's birthday dinner. As requested in adance, the staff had prepared very nice cake. Besides that, they decorated the resturant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KayoJapan
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was touted as one of the best restaurants in Yangon to eat the cuisine of Shan state. So I figured let me give it a shot let's see what it's about. When looking for the restaurant it is quite easy to miss because...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank hanroaming
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We were seated upstairs, but the ambience downstairs seemed better... try to get a table downstairs if you can. I went with a friend who had been to this restaurant before and she knew what to order... get the pounded fish, the fried pork belly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AP1188
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Sorry - have absolutely no idea as I live in London. Send them an email and ask? Have a great trip in Myanmar - such a great country.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$716 - $4,536
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 War Tan Street, Lanmadaw Township, Yangon, Myanmar., Yangon (Rangoon) 11131, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Yangon Region  >  Yangon (Rangoon)
  • Phone Number: +95 9 250 566 695
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We are native of shan people and we are the very first shan traditional fine dining restaurant in yangon. Our restaurant name represent our whole shan nationality, which is SHAN YOE YAR Restaurant. We sell cuisines which are mainly focus on shan diverse authentic cuisines and aim to bring the most traditional dishes from all corners of shan state. Additionally,our future aim is to introduce our shan traditional cuisines to worldwide. For us, your health and wellbeing are top of priorities. Therefore, we ensure the usage of fresh ingredients which are directly imported from shan state and we have ingredients carriage everyday. We have no nature storing raw materials and we made sure each and every of our ingredients are fresh. Moreover, our building is obvious that housed in a century-old with beautiful wood accents and renovated in the style of Shan Haw Palaces, offering a wholesome dining experience- authentic Shan food at its finest , served in a atmosphere rich and heritage.
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