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Garden of the Small River Restaurant

Unmade Road From the Ferry to the Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good53%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“horse cart” (2 reviews)
“great setting” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Unmade Road From the Ferry to the Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This place wasn't bad. Service was friendly, the terrasse was clean and food was all right. Just not sure it is worth it as this is food for tourists - clean, tasty but nothing special and nothing local.

Thank Swissfreerider
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We dined here on the advice of our guide. We sat outdoors, under a shade sail. The weather. like the food, was beautiful. We enjoyed our meal very much It was all the better for the icy cold Myanmar beer. The food was typical Burmese....More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is right where you hop on and off the horse and cart when exploring Innwa so it's very convenient. Thankfully, the food is excellent too! It serves mostly chinese food but I suspect all the vegetables are grown on site as it was...More

Thank MinickL
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We visited for lunch before taking the horse and carriage ride to the wooden monastery. Our table was under a beautiful and truly huge mango tree. We started with tempura vegetables. These well cooked, al dente, with a commendably thin batter, and served with a...More

Thank BroLucius
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

After sightseeing with horse ride it seems that this is the place the guide take tourists. Basic Asian food is quite basic. Overpriced but.. Why not, this is the place package tours come from.

Thank R_Sweden
Reviewed 31 October 2017 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
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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