It is a given fact that Yangon is the biggest city in Myanmar, thus you will have a lot to discover each time you visit. If it’s your first time here, some of the attractions you have to check out include Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, Chauk-htat-gyi Buddha Temple and Kandawgyi Lake. In addition to the numerous attractions to discover, Yangon also boasts incredible architecture, wonderful culture and an incredible food scene. Exploring Yangon usually takes time and you will need to re-energize every now and then. In case you get tired and need to refill your tummy, check out our list of some of the best rooftop bars in Yangon, Myanmar, for an ideal place to unwind.
1. Yankin Heights Rooftop Bar/Restaurant
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Located at the heart of Yanki Township, Yankin Heights is a rooftop bar that takes pride in offering panoramic views over Yangon. In addition to the stunning views, their menu can be compared to none. The restaurant offers an array of cuisines including Italian, Thai, and Chinese. Whenever you visit Yangon, you have to stop by and try out their special BBQ pork ribs, this is the type of ribs that will keep you coming back for more. Thanks to the stunning views it offers, this cozy restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy your coffee either during sunset or sunrise. Free parking is also provided by the hotel.
Yankin Heights Rooftop Bar/Restaurant
Address: 29 Aung Zeya Road Floor R, Myanandar Residence Yangon, 11081, Myanmar (Burma)
Opening hours: 7:30am - 10pm (daily)
2. Fratello Rooftop Dining
Boasting stunning views of Shwedagon, Fratello Rooftop Dining is located on Pyay Road just on top of Regency Offices, and it features an incredible interior. The restaurant is known for serving its guests authentic cuisines, mostly Italian and Greek with some Mediterranean fare. While you are here, you have to try out their special truffle gnocchi, which is basically potato gnocchi, roast spring chicken and truffle cream sauce. You will love the taste of your wine as you enjoy stunning views of Inya Lake. The bartending services are also outstanding. There is no better place to enjoy your meals than at Fratello Rooftop Dining.
Fratello Rooftop Dining
Address: Pyay Road, San Chaung Tsp, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Fratello Rooftop Dining
Opening hours: 11am - 11pm (daily)
3. Cocoon Cafe and Bar
If you are looking for a place with a cool environment with romantic views where you can have your drink or meal in privacy, you have to try out the Cocoon Café Bar. The café is famous among locals for providing its host with authentic Mughlai, Chinese and North Indian dishes prepared using only the freshest ingredients from the market. While you are here, you have to try out their famous cocktail named Black Out; you have never tasted anything like this ever before. Be warned that, because of the quality of their treats, you may find the café to be a bit pricier than some of the cafés in the area.
Cocoon Cafe and Bar
Address: Corner of Shinsawpu &, Baho Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Cocoon Cafe and Bar
Opening hours: 11am - 11pm (daily)
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4. The Penthouse
The Penthouse is a unique café with a mix of Mediterranean vibe, and it is located on top of Parkside One right at the heart of downtown Yangon. The restaurant offers breathtaking views of the Shwedagon Pagoda and the town center, making it the perfect joint to enjoy your business, casual or romantic lunch. In addition to the views, you will also love the menu. You have to try out the chef’s special octopus salad; it’s rumored that the secret behind its unique taste is marinating it in tomatoes, onions, parsley and lemon juice. The restaurant is spacious enough to host birthday parties, wedding receptions or any other group gathering.
Address: Parkside One Building, 271, 273, 8th Floor, Bagaya St,
Website: The Penthouse
Opening hours: Mon - Wed: 11am - 1am; Thu & Fri: 11am - 2am; Sat & Sun: 5pm - 1am
5. Atlas Rooftop Bar and Lounge
Atlas Rooftop Bar and Lounge is one of the few places that promise you fine dining and amazing views of Shwedagon Pagoda, the town center and spectacular sunset over the Yangon River. The award-winning restaurant is situated on the 12th floor of the Uniteam Building and it takes pride in serving its guests a unique combination of both local and international cuisines. In addition to the mouth-watering menu offered, the restaurant also features a diverse entertainment program that includes performance art and live music. This is the perfect place to enjoy a romantic date, casual meetings or business meetings.
Atlas Rooftop Bar and Lounge
Address: 84, Pan Hlaing Street, San Chaung 11111, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Atlas Rooftop Bar and Lounge
Opening hours: 5am - 11:30pm (daily)
6. Dine & Bar
369 Dine and Bar is a fancy restaurant located at the rooftop of Ibis Styles Yangon Stadium. The restaurant offers a unique atmosphere where you can escape your hectic life and have your meals as you enjoy the stunning views of the Yangon town center. On top of unique architecture, the interior design and the friendly atmosphere, the bar offers delicious local and international meals prepared using the finest ingredients, carefully picked from the local market. 369 Dine and Bar is the perfect spot for a romantic date or a casual meeting. An ample parking space is also provided by the management.
369 Dine & Bar
Address: 369, Lay Daungkan Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: 369 Dine & Bar
Opening hours: 11am - 11pm (daily)
7. Sapphire Lounge and Bar
Welcome to Yangon. After exploring this mind-blowing town, there is no better place to unwind than at Sapphire Lounge and Bar. Like most of the new guests, you will be fascinated by its interior design, the friendly staff and of course, the stunning views of Yangon town center. Additionally, the food here is just amazing; you have to try out the chef’s special poke bowl. You will keep coming back for more. This is the place you create romantic memories with your better half or just enjoy wine with your friends. Free parking and internet access are provided by the management
Sapphire Lounge and Bar
Address: Nawaday St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Sapphire Lounge and Bar
Opening hours: 3pm - 3am (daily)
8. Yangon Yangon Rooftop
Located on top of Sakura Tower, Yangon Yangon is a five-star restaurant offering stunning views of the city, the Yangon River and the endless ceiling of stars. The restaurant has built its reputation on serving its guests with authentic local and international treats at an affordable price. You will love the resident DJ who has specialized in playing Hip-Hop, R&B and Latin music. If you want something more special, the bar also hosts events on a monthly basis, showcasing the best of live performers and International DJs. Yangon Yangon Rooftop is also spacious enough to host wedding parties, birthday parties or any other gathering.
Yangon Yangon Rooftop
Address: 20th Floor, Bo Gyoke Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Yangon Yangon Rooftop
Opening hours: 12am - 12pm, 5pm - 12am (daily)
9. Vista Bar
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Vista Bar is one of the finest rooftop bars in Yangon, and to prove this, the bar is always crowded by locals and travelers despite its pricy menu. One of the highlights you will love about this bar is its panoramic views of Yangon City and the Shwe Dagon Pagoda. The bar is famous for serving both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and delicious dinner. You have to try out the bar snack or the calamari; it’s just excellent. Even though the bar offers delicious dinner, please note that this is mainly a drinking bar. Free internet is also provided by the management.
Address: No(168) A, Corner Of Old Yay Tar Shay &, W Shwe Gon Daing Rd, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Vista Bar
Opening hours: 9am - 2pm (daily)
10. Esperado Rooftop Bar and Restaurant
Esperado Rooftop Bar and Restaurant is a four-star restaurant that offers stunning views of Shwe Dagon Pagoda across the Kandawgyi Lake. Apart from its incredible views, the restaurant is known for serving its guests both local and international cuisines at an affordable price. One of the treats you have to try out when you stop by is the chef’s special Savour Shisha and sip it down with your favorite Mojito cocktail. This is a family-friendly restaurant that features a special vegetarian menu and children’s facilities such as high chairs and a children’s menu. The restaurant is also spacious enough to host family gatherings, birthday parties, wedding parties or any other gathering.
Esperado Rooftop Bar and Restaurant
Address: No. 23, Kan Yeik Tha Road Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Website: Esperado Rooftop Bar and Restaurant
Opening hours: 7am - 11pm (daily)
Enjoy panoramic views of Yangon
After exploring this beautiful city, there is no better way of enjoying it than with a drink as you enjoy incredible views. Above are some of the best rooftop bars in Yangon that you should consider dropping by when in the city. Start planning your trip today.
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