When mentioning barbecue, many people immediately think of meat. But barbecue in Rangoon is also suitable for vegetarian. Herbivores and carnivores alike will find an endless choice. Opt for food that looks fresh and select your desired atmosphere. The grilled okra, broccoli, mushrooms, and tofu all rocked, particularly when washed down with a clod draft beer.
Location: Rangoon’s Chinatown between Mahabandoola and Anawrahta Street
Cost: less than $3 for two people
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