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Best Friend Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


Seafood, Burmese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol

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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We only rented the E-Skoter here - really helpful. We rented several times, good prices and very good service always.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 606j_rgf
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Best Friends Restaurant is not located correctly on the TA map, its up tge road slightly. Ngapali has had a lot of changes with a seaside retaining wall being built and many restaurants have moved or no longer exist. We were so glad we found...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank auski65
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Very friendly staff prawn noodles and chicken curry was so tasty went 2 times during our stay always busy always got complimentary fruits or fried bananas with honey nice little touches

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Gun55
Reviewed March 21, 2017

One of the few restaurants inline next to main road (we tried them all :-)) Best Friend offered really good Rakhine style sea food. I don't know (yet) how they do it so delicious but if you want to try - pop in! :-)

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Macio77
Reviewed February 19, 2017

we were slightly put off by other reviews saying that service was extremely slow. We booked 24 hours ahead. On arrival we were shown to the only remaining table and were given menus within a few minutes. The food arrived within ten minutes. We ate...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank KillyQwertyuiop
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

It was the worst restaurant experience we have had in Myanmar. Staf coups be friendlier, the coconut soup and papaya salad were horrible: no taste at all it was a great unexpected shock. The grilled fish was fine on the other hand.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank s0n12016
Reviewed January 19, 2017

Loved the setting and the food is excellent with a better choice than other restaurants on Ngapali Beach

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank LizzyinStone
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Very good and fresh seafood with friendly owner. You can get anything at very reasonable price, just name it, lobster, sea cucumber, octopus, oyster, clam, prawn, fish, etc.. We had 2 meals there and we were extremely happy with quality and price.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank maymyatmonwin
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a refreshment break after walking along the main road. Beers were ice cold and refreshing. Ordered some avocado salad to tie us over and it was really tasty. Looking at the foods ordered around us it is a real busy little restaurant....More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank ReneMacQ
Reviewed November 20, 2016

We had dinner here two nights while at the Ngapali Beach, - enjoyable atmosphere, good seafood - shellfish, grilled fish - prawns (lobsters - to be preordered) - and surprisingly acceptable local Myanmar Sauvignon Blanc wine. Very friendly service - and an entertaining owner taking...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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