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Karaweik Palace

| Kandawgyi Compound, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon (Rangoon) 11222, Myanmar
+95 9 45922 2222 ext. 290546
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Culture Show at Karaweik Palace Yangon with International Buffet Dinner
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The majestic Karaweik Palace is a beautiful restaurant on Kandawgyi Lake.At lunch time traditional Myanmar food is served from 11 AM to 3 PM. In the evening there is a spectacular show of Myanmar cultural performances and a delicious choice of international food at the buffet from 6 PM to 8:30 PM.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“buffet dinner” (36 reviews)
“cultural show” (48 reviews)
“buffet style” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
| Kandawgyi Compound, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon (Rangoon) 11222, Myanmar
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+95 9 45922 2222 ext. 290546
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"buffet dinner"
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"cultural show"
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"buffet style"
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"traditional dance"
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"kandawgyi lake"
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"western cuisine"
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"the buffet area"
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"extensive buffet"
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"dancing elephant"
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"floating restaurant"
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"beautiful restaurant"
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"burmese dishes"
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"local snacks"
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"myanmar culture"
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"take photos"
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"entrance fee"
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"stage"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant located on a lake, picture perfect look like an ancient ship sailing on water, big beautiful golden color design, the best spot to take a photo of your trip to Myanmar, one price include buffet dinner and culture show, we bought the pre-pay...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wish i was told no show at lunch time when i rung and booked table, really no point going there if no show on

Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Karaweik Palace is a very ornate building designed to look like an old royal barge. I went in the evening for dinner and show. Dinner was buffet and had a very good selection of Asian and European food. Taste was also very good. The...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The price is reasonable for an international buffet and significantly long cultural performance. The place is clean, including the toilet. And it’s a good chance for many picture opportunities to bring home these fond memories. My 2 friends and I enjoyed our time there. We...More

Thank Chin71
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

My friend & I booked online and is close to USD40. No regret as the ambient of the place is wow! The outlook of it & it decoration are wonderful. Before you enter the restuarant, there are 3 stalls letting you try the local snacks....More

Thank JPCH
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Everyday , it starts open from 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm , so we arrive at 06:00pm . This time is very suitable to get best seat . If you want to try more and more foods items , the show is break just 15...More

Thank Robert J
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

A highlight in Yangon. We came here on our first night in Myanmar after deciding to sample the local culture show and buffet. Karaweik Palace is unmissable, seemingly floating on the edge of Kandawgyi Lake. We arrived early and enjoyed a drink in the nearby...More

Thank deborahk3
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We were informed by our guide this was a floating restaurant however as we had seen it from across the lake brightly illuminated on our evening stroll we ventured no further. It is however an impressive golden structure & worth noting in passing, especially at...More

Thank Sue L
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Karaweik P, Customer Service at Karaweik Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for enjoying our architectures! We are sure you can also have a great evening too inside! We have a lot of Myanmar Culture Performances and buffet dinner! Atmosphere filled with lively Myanmar Traditions!! Thank You!

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It wasn't crowded at all when we arrived and it was all quiet at the entrance we thought there was no show. On the way in there are a few local sweets for sampling. No sashimi in buffet and actually nothing really to shout about...More

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Karaweik P, Customer Service at Karaweik Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you so much for your review!! We are glad that you enjoyed your time at Karaweik Palace!

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Karaweik Palace Restaurant is unmissable floating on Kandawgyi Lake. The setting and the decor of the place is arguably the best in Yangon. The impressive presentation of the set lunch of two meat dishes and several vegetables, was unfortunately not matched by the taste as...More

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Karaweik P, Customer service at Karaweik Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Hello, Thank you for letting us know about the food. The taste of the food depends on you. Most Myanmar Foods are heavily flavored, you can request the chef to cook in whichever flavor you would prefer (Dont make it too salty or put too...More

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6 March 2016|
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Response from Karaweik P | Property representative |
Hello, we are glad for your concern to have a booking at our Karaweik Palace. The evening buffet consists of both meals and the Royal Culture Show, of which the standard rate is at 35,000 Myanmar Kyats without tax, which is... More
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hau h
22 February 2016|
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Response from Karaweik P | Property representative |
6:30pm sir.
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