he Flavor of Yangon Fried Rice Shop invites readers on an enticing culinary tour through Yangon, showcasing the rich street food scene with a spotlight on five standout fried rice vendors. Each shop offers and served a unique flavor profile and a memorable dining experience, reflecting the diverse character of Yangon.

Yangon, Myanmar's bustling hub, is a melting pot of cultural history and culinary delights, with its street food scene being a highlight. The star among the varied street fare is Fried Rice, a dish that embodies both comfort and tradition. "Yangon's fried rice is more than a meal – it's an immersive experience with a few dollars" This blog post delves into the distinct stories, secret spice blends, and loyal patronage of each featured fried rice stall, from hidden lanes to vibrant night markets, providing a window into Yangon's soul.

Myanmar Fried Rice

Phat Tee Ma (ဖက်တီးမ) 

Located on 17th Street, Latha Township, Phat Tee Ma comes to life from 7 PM to midnight. It's famous for its variety of fried rice paired with pork curry and the much-lauded mutton soup, drawing a diverse crowd in downtown Yangon.

Phat Tee Ma Fried Rice Shop

Htoo Myat - Delicious Food & Rice Noodles

Situated in Kyi Myint Taing, Yangon, Htoo Myat is a haven for Chinese cuisine lovers. Open from 10 AM to 8:30 PM, the shop is renowned for its Fried Rice, Chinese Curry, BBQ, and more, making it a go-to breakfast spot. Delicate vermicelli rice noodle are typically accompanied by a rich fish broth, a boiled egg, and crispy fritters. Shan noodles with shrimp and squid, meat are hot meal of our served table. The fish soup, fried noodle, salad condiments are the best choice for lunch and dinner

Food from Htoo Myat Shop

Kyauk Myaung Good Shal (ကျောင်းမြောင်း - ဂွတ်ရှယ် )

Nestled on Thatipatan Street, Tamwe Township, Kyauk Myaung Good Shal is known for its butter fried rice and affordable meals, reminiscent of traditional tea shop offerings. Many office staffs are eating the mix of butter and rice with good salad and peanuts. Shan noodles taste is also famous breakfast of that shop. You can enjoy a delicious lunch with the food from Good Shal.

Food Preparation from Good Shal

Than Lan Friced Rice Shop (သံလမ်း ထမင်းကြော် )

Find this quaint stall at Than Lan Bus Stop, Hlaing Township, and indulge in their flavorful fried rice with a hearty serving of curry, especially their steamed chicken and pork. The burmese cuisine on the open fire is very delicious when you eat chili flakes, garlic, tomatoes,chili together with slide dishes

Street Stall of Than Lan Friced Rice Shop

Ko Mhan Gyi Shop (ကိုမှန်ကြီး - ဝက်အဓိပတိ)

Famed for its pork curry and fried rice, Ko Mhan Gyi Shop in North Dagon operates from 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The owner's warm hospitality and the signature curry make it a must-visit.

Food from Ko Mhan Gyi Shop

Join us as we uncover the secrets behind the sizzling woks and aromatic taste and flavors that make each of these fried rice restaurant a culinary destination. We'll meet the masters behind the pans, learn about their techniques, and dive into the ingredients like fried garlic that make each version of this iconic dish with boiled egg a reflection of Yangon's diverse and dynamic character.

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February 10, 2024