We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Mya Pyin Village | Ngapali Beach, Ngapali, Myanmar
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (11 reviews)
“fish” (18 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Mya Pyin Village | Ngapali Beach, Ngapali, Myanmar
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (142)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in a nearby (and expensive) hotel and sought local food. There are plenty of small restaurants available along the Ngapali Road and it was largely chance that made us stop at Mingalabar. It is family-run, relatively basic but clean and attractive, and...More

Thank MrYoux
Reviewed 1 June 2017

First things first the service was excellent - super attentive and timely. However not sure why this place rates so highly for Mandalay, the food was really average - we ordered a grilled mutton salad that I'm still chewing and a Myanmar beef curry which...More

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Had selection of good meals here. Sweet/sour squid & chicken curry. When I said I wasn't feeling very well, owner gave me a Burmese pill & a lime to sniff & then provided a 10 minute neck massage - different to normal restaurant! What a...More

Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Ngapali beach is known for its seafood. Well, that's not very helpful for a couple of vegetarians on holiday! We were in Ngapali for three nights and four days, and overall, the food options were disappointed and/or overpriced. Mingalabar Restaurant was the exception. Reasonably priced...More

Thank bzchrmr
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I'd read fantastic reviews online and so I had high hopes for this restaurant and have to say I was slightly disappointed. The staff were very friendly and helpful, however the food itself (I had potato and chicken curry) lacked flavour.

Thank SLouB44
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is one of several good restaurants situated along the road that runs behind the hotels at Ngapali Bay. We ate grilled red snapper and barracuda, and whilst the barracuda was very good we found the red snapper rather disappointing. The staff were however lovely...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Just opposite the Sandoway Resort entrance (the Italian F&B manager at the Resort eats here!) is a well established (18 years) restaurant run by two generations of the same family Spotlessly clean. . Seafood is so fresh and excellent - we ate barracuda, snapper and...More

Thank dcbstandlake
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Excellent food, excellent service, excellent prices! We obviously tried seafood, it was fresh and just delicious!

Thank Macio77
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We loved our first night at Mingalaba that we returned to same restaurant 2nd night. Amazing Barracuda Fillet and Snapper and the Avocado Salad is devine. Thoroughly enjoyed with a beautifully chilled bottle of red wine. Thank you so much for making our meals so...More

Thank Leanne G
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a definite must if you are in Ngapali area. It is a family run business and it looks like each family member has their own share of responsibility in running it. We have been greeted by a lovely young lady and served...More

Thank luis b
Nearby Restaurants
Ngapali Kitchen
265 reviews
.82 km away
Sunset View Beach Bar & Restaurant
190 reviews
1.41 km away
Min Thu - Traditional Seafood Restaurant
234 reviews
.72 km away
Pleasant View Islet Restaurant
387 reviews
1.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ngapali Beach
1,007 reviews
.23 km away
Shwe Nandaw Pagoda Hill
5 reviews
9.16 km away
Oriental Ballooning Ngapali
36 reviews
.61 km away
Akauk Taung
18 reviews
80.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mingalaba staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mya Pyin Village | Ngapali Beach, Ngapali, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Rakhine State  >  Ngapali
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing