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Pleasant View Islet Restaurant

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Ngapali Beach, Ngapali Ngapali, Myanmar
+95 9 851 6367
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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is the best spot in town and it offers very good meal options. Everything is super fresh. We just loved the Rhakine tomato and avocado salads. The view is amazing and it has good shadow which is pretty cool at lunch time. THEY TAKE CREDIT CARDS (with the customary 3% fee) -Alleluia! The staff is very young and can... More 

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Thank Myriane L
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt the best view while having lunch or dinner. A small island on which a restaurant is build. The view is great. The place looks beautiful and staff speaks English well. Great management. Food is perfect as well. A must do!

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Thank DannyvanderSluys
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, beautiful atmosphere! Very nice and friendley Staff. During day time easy to visit, evening by a short time on a boat cause the flood. Restaurant is on the end of a pier.

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Thank JesseM12345
Sydney
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70 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here a the Pleasant View and the food and the service were both great. It was low tide so we were able to walk along the beach and jetty to the restaurant. It is a stunning location, and the ocean breeze was very welcome on a hot day.

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Thank scarlett345
New York City, New York
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162 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for sunset cocktails, though, depending on the time of the year, it may set behind the adjacent island instead of the water. Don't go expecting a great meal, but the food is fine.

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Thank nomadale
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service is outstanding, the view beautiful, the drinks are 3 times what you find on the streets. This would be acceptable; however, they are literally watered down. We could barely taste the passion fruit in our drink because of the amount of water. Other guests complained about it as well. I'm not sure why this is ok.

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Thank Plcorless
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We expected better from what we had read and we actually got a better sunset from our Hotel the Merciel north of Ngapali Beach. Having said that the squid and the gin and tonics were fab.

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Thank Karen A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Offers good views and has a nice ambience, however, food ordered was average. Ordered a 'crispy fish' mentioned on the menu but what came was more like steamed fish in a bowl of gravy. Banana and strawberry smoothie ordered was wayy too sweet, i wonder how much sugar syrup they added in there and i had a sore throat the... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a beautiful table for cocktails whilst we watched the sunset. The drinks were very well made, although they had run out of the 4 cocktails I asked for! Food-wise, we weren't impressed - it was the worst meal we've had in Burma. The pad Thai wasn't nice and the calamari tasted like UK frozen stuff. At the end... More 

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Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, The Netherlands
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85 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the islet, in front of our hotel, to have lunch, sunset drinks or dinner. At high tide you'll have to wade through the water, or the PVI-vessel will take you there. Loved the food, which was (of course) priced a little higher then in town. Drinks are expensive (never before paid 5000ks for a beer). Staff very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Burmese, Delicatessen
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ngapali Beach, Ngapali Ngapali, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Rakhine State  >  Ngapali
  • Phone Number: +95 9 851 6367

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?