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Garden of the Small River Restaurant

Unmade Road From the Ferry to the Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good54%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“steamed rice” (2 reviews)
“horse cart” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Unmade Road From the Ferry to the Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After crossing Myitnge, the small river along Ava, we had lunch at this place, under beautiful trees. Menus are in English, which is helpful and the customers were 100% tourists when we were there. We found the food ok, not really savory. I wouldn't recommend...More

Thank Rratatouille
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We ate here as part of our tour . It wasn't great. We had to eat outside which is not a good idea here because of flies and nothing being covered of course. The service was slow the food coldish We didn't get our rice...More

Thank Jacqui E
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is a huge outdoor restaurant, not sure what happens if it rains. The food was very nice and service was very quick. There was lots of flies, we had a guy standing at our table waving a fan like thing to keep them away....More

Thank Kensingtoncarole
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very nice locate and wide ,many small river restaurant ,you can choice a lost of seat and tables for eat.

Thank Myo Min L
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here as part of a tour group, as did every other tour group it seems so not a great choice for independent travellers. You sit outside under the shade of the trees and eat fro a set menu, the food was barely warm...More

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 17 February 2017

If you want to eat while visiting Inwa/Ava then this is it and considering that they have a monopoly, it's not bad. We were brought here by our guide after the horse cart tour, as I guess is the case with a lot of diners....More

Thank nojoNbeans
Reviewed 1 February 2017

After a jumpy horse carriage ride in the fields, visiting the temples, this restaurant is a nice stop to rest before embarking the boat. It is nice to eat outside in the garden. The food is okay but not special.

Thank Nesligul D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We went there for lunch as a couple. The restaurant garden looks really nice and had a great atmosphere. At the time we went to the restaurant it was quite busy and a lot of groups were eating lunch there. It was hard to find...More

Thank reisepack
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We had lunch here while on a tour of the area from Mandalay. The weather was perfect for the outdoor seating; we're not sure it would be so good during the hot season ! As we were part of a group our food had been...More

Thank Johnpsau
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Nice space to sit and eat your lunch after sight seeing. We were taken here on a tour and the catering was good. Food was nice. Recommend it.

Thank Craig S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unmade Road From the Ferry to the Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Mandalay Region  >  Mandalay
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