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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner


Asian, Thai
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Reviewed February 24, 2013

I ate at the Rainforest my second night in Mandalay and thorouglhly enjoyed it. It's a small restaurant above an "antique" shop, directly across the street from the better-known Marie-Min. The Rainforest is a Thai restaurant, with a good, simple menu and well-prepared dishes and...More

Date of visit: February 2013
1  Thank impatiens
Reviewed February 12, 2013

We ate at Marie-Min across the street on the night before and were told that this place was owned by the same people. So next night we tried Rainforest. It's in a lovely building in a quiet cul-de-sac and you can sit at the open...More

Date of visit: January 2013
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Reviewed January 28, 2013

We stumbled across this place and loved it - the owners were lovely, the service attentive, and the food was delicious. I especially reccomend the fish baked in banana leaves. Good prices too.

Date of visit: January 2013
2  Thank Myxie
Reviewed January 16, 2013

We landed here by chance and were very pleased with the outcome. We had a table on their nice terrace on the top floor and enjoyed the authentic thai food and chilled beer. The prices are quite reasonable and the quality is high. The owner...More

Date of visit: December 2012
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Reviewed December 22, 2012

We decided not to have Myanmar food for dinner at the Lonely Planet recommended Too Too across the street, because the food had been sitting out there all day. We should have gone there for lunch instead when it's fresh. Rainforest was a lifesaver! Not...More

Date of visit: December 2012
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

On a side street directly opposite Marie Min (and seemingly owned by the same people), we had a very pleasant, if not overwhelming meal at this restaurant. Unfortunately the upstairs was full, so we had a less scenic downstairs inside table. The food was very...More

Date of visit: October 2012
2  Thank fartoomanyusers
Reviewed October 14, 2012

As we walked and investigated our own way around Mandalay, we found a very nice looking restaurant. We decided to try it and it turn out to be the best Thai Food we ever had.We loved the antique decoration around it and the atmosphere.The service...More

Date of visit: October 2012
3  Thank berawA69
Reviewed October 3, 2012

We visited this place during our stay in Mandalay more than one time. Food was always delicious, especially the Tom Yam Gung and the Haw Mok. We've also enjoyed the Banana Fritters for dessert very much and the fruit juices. The service is good, they...More

Date of visit: August 2012
3  Thank lavitaebella_77
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