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Inn Thar lay

| Near Phaung Daw Oo Paya, Taunggyi, Myanmar
+95 9 910 10636
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good70%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“on stilts” (3 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“inle lake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Burmese, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Near Phaung Daw Oo Paya, Taunggyi, Myanmar
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant on stilts on the Inle lake. Pull up from your boat and sit in covered seating over looking the water. Enjoy a fairly good meal and watch the boats go by and the daily life of the locals. Moderate prices and pretty good...More

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This restaurant fills up for lunch as tourists pour in from morning excursions. So to get a waterfront table, get your guide to phone ahead to reserve a table The restaurant is on stilts, and is reachable only by boat. The dining area is a...More

Thank moraira
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Went here around 5pm. Was quiet, not many tourist and very friendly. Only reachable by boat. Prices were ok. Not too expensive and great value.

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Our tour guide brought up here and we were a bit hesitant at first. You have to go up the stairs to the patio and you discover a great open air restaurant. We were the only patron but I suspect that had to do with...More

Thank DoctorTrouble
Reviewed 3 February 2015

A lovely elevated view of the canal from this open-air restaurant, with beautiful fresh Myanmar food & friendly, but unobtrusive service is the essence of this, one of the many restaurants around the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda in Ywama, Inle Lake, Myanmar.As usual here, we...More

Thank SteveandWendy2010
Reviewed 24 January 2015

As our canoes got stuck by Water Hyacinths blocking a briidge, whilst trying to get to our booked restaurant, we had to turn back. Our guides phoned around and the restaurant took us at 30 mins. notice for 37 people-and it was great. How many...More

Thank BandD59
Reviewed 20 October 2014

After visiting nearby Phaungdawoo Pagoda we went to The Inn Thar Lay Restaurant, which is in a quaint two-storey wooden hut/house, above the brownish lake. It got a very earthy feel to it, a very relaxing place, with the full view of the canal. Food...More

Thank kitty C
Reviewed 9 April 2013

One of the oldest restaurants in the area but still the best. Delicious Shan food in a great setting, although with the way level dropping you may need to walk down from Hpaung daw Oo pagoda rather than mooring outisde

Thank ohnmarkhin
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Our boat slowed down as we approached the Inn Thar Lay Restaurant and I could see that it was chock-a-block full with diners. Our sweet guide, Win Win, must have called ahead for a reservation because we were seated right along the canal with the...More

1  Thank Mona2446
Reviewed 11 February 2013

The Inn Thar Lay is, of course, built on stilts on the lake, like everything in Inle. We had wonderful fish in clove sauce, and we asked for the recipe - we do cook it regularly back home, and it reminds us of this truly...More

Thank Cloudtail10
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Near Phaung Daw Oo Paya, Taunggyi, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Shan State  >  Taunggyi
  • Phone Number: +95 9 910 10636
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