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80 University Avenue | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 1 514 230
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11:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Enjoyed a farewell dinner here at the end of our Myanmar tour. Lovely setting outside the grand colonial building,beside the water.Geese and rabbits add a quirky touch! We had a set menu which was good. Interesting to experience a different style of food from other meals on the trip.

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Thank World2c0
Australia
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189 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only had a set lunch here as part of a tour but the food and service were excellent. The hotel has a garden that runs down to the shore of the lake and the building is beautifully decorated. We would have liked to return for dinner if we had had time.

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Thank Davies72
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The location ( by the lake ) is lovely , as is the building. However we ate in the Bistro , so though at the time of booking we asked for a lake view , we couldn't see it. Didn't help seemed to be some filming going on either , so we had the crew walking past us , then... More 

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Thank Tony B
New Delhi, India
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

As part of a business delegation, a dinner was organised for the group at Le Planteur. The building reminded me of a a typical old British type bungalow...very well maintained with gardens around and facing the lake. There are options of seating indoors and outdoors. We were a large group, so occupied the first floor which had tables for 10,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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197 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The grounds of this restaurant would probably take one's breath away first. The setting of an indoor/outdoor bar serving amazing cocktails perched on hill in a colonial building and then steps down to the dining area overlooking a large lake (complete with geese) is perfection if you hold dreams of an indochine evening with an extensive menu of food and... More 

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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122 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

While the venue was beautiful, the food was terrible. The lamb was inedible and was sent back. The fried lobster was all breading and so over cooked. The fois gras was pretty good and the steaks were passable. For the price in Yangon, I would not return to this restaurant. There are so many better places for amazing food, maybe... More 

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BawYit, Owner at Le Planteur, responded to this review

Please keep your words and do not return. It was a shared disappointment serving you. It is a first experience for me in nearly 20 years of operation that I have to answer so straightly to a comment. More 

Singapore, Singapore
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167 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes, this is beautiful place, right on a lake, with a tastefully lit boat right off shore. Gorgeous lighting, impeccable service. It feels like there are three staff for every diner. Mise-en-plat is artistic, plates are hot, despite what mist be a 100m+ trek to the kitchen. Wine list is unbelievable, given the country. The prices are also quite expensive,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

For anyone visiting Yangon this restaurant is a must. We had heard about it from a friend and in a newspaper article both of which raved about the food and setting - we were not disappointed. We booked our table before we left Sydney to ensure that our group of 10 could be accommodated - the staff were extremely helpful... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went twice : once for lunch and once for dinner. Fabulous and tasteful experience. The food is perfection and incorporates local ingredients in the French way. It is a little expensive but well worth the money. Very classy ambience and beautiful decor. We sat in the garden next to the lake. They also have a great cheese selection which... More 

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Bangkok
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You probably feel it once you enter the restaurant. The decoration and atmosphere brings you decades back. We were lucky that the weather was not that hot when we visited. I had chicken and it's really tasty while my colleague had beef and it's also very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$150
Cuisine
French, European, Fusion
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 University Avenue | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Yangon Region  >  Yangon (Rangoon)
  • Phone Number: +95 1 514 230
Description
WE HAVE MOVED TO 80 UNIVERSITY AVENUE. Le Planteur opens a new restaurant on Inya Lake, at 80 University Road. Le Planteur (Inya Lake) upgraded even more to the next standard of finesse in quality, standard and ambience!! And so, Le Planteur (Inya Lake) remains faithful to its concept, in a stunningly attractive venue!! It is an exciting and wonderful evolution and change for Le Planteur - but the things you and I love about Le Planteur have not changed. A new Chef arrived at Le Planteur! The team is proud to welcome Chef Gil Dumoulin who will be in charge of the fine dining restaurant.

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