Have an Irrawaddy at this laid-back beer station
Beer by the railway tracks
Shwe Li Hlaing BBQ - formerly known as Summit - is a famous beer station in Yangon. Starting at 400 kyat this a great place for a beer and a selection of meat and vegetable skewers to choose from.
Order an Irrawaddy
A popular local drink is called an ‘Irrawaddy’, which is a dash (or more) of the local ABC stout mixed with Myanmar beer.
Myanmar beer’s history
The history of beer in Myanmar is long and filled with stories of royalty and British colonial officers. Until 2015 Myanmar Beer was the only beer on the market. Controlled by the military junta with a very effective import ban on foreign beer to ensure market share.