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great little bar in Kakaw, the only proper pub I found there and I'm Scottish. No pints just rum... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Inverbervie, United Kingdom
What a gem

Came here in 2015 and loved our night! Rum sour, great music played by some locals and nice chats... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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Mar 3, 2018
Dec 29, 2017
“What a gem”
Kone Thae St., Kalaw, Myanmar
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

great little bar in Kakaw, the only proper pub I found there and I'm Scottish. No pints just rum sours and whisky - we also had fried bamboo worms which were delicious.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Came here in 2015 and loved our night! Rum sour, great music played by some locals and nice chats with the owner! Very laid back and great to meet new people. Left a small locker and keep telling all our friends who visit myanmar to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank cathrin1234
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I had an excellent time at Hi Snack & Drink. The owner welcomed me immediately and I almost felt like I was at a tiny dive bar in NYC, but filled with Burmese men. There was a great mix of tourists and locals as the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Lyssatravels
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Hi Snack&Bar for a drink after dinner. Great places to meet other backpackers. The people working there are very friendly and even introduce you to other travellers in the bar. It is very small, but everyone seems to find a spot. There...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ReneZ180
Reviewed 29 June 2016

such a cozy nice little bar. perfect to have a few or a lot of the delicious rum-sour and chat with the locals. loved this place

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Salome S
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stopped in on New Year's Eve. Actually, we got our drink and joined the crowd outside by the front door. The place is very, very small, but the crowd is very, very friendly. A guitar was passed around and the music gently spilled into...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank FrankR_Austin
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Tiny bar hard to found, very typical. Place is small and looks dark but after you enter you'll see it all, the graffitis on the wall, the friendly faces, the atmosphere, sounds. Alcohol is cheap, people are kind, there's a guitar, you can see and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Cha656
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

Nice place and downtown area.Good madalay rum .Enjoyed with music .To fine friends easily who drink rum in this bar.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank phawhtel
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Small, simple and perfect. Mostly bar seating with two tables at the front this place would feel right at home in Brooklyn. Graffiti on the wall, Rum sours and a guitar being passed around... what more could you ask for? Also make sure to see...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Enjoy a nice "sour" here. Choices are limited between whisky, gin and rum. But who needs more! No karaoke here. Just cheap alcohol and if you listen closely, a good story or two.

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