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Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery

85 Thida Lan, Kalaw, Myanmar
+95 9 767 472669
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (21 reviews)
“cakes” (22 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Thida Lan, Kalaw, Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit whilst in Kalaw. Jim and his family were really friendly. The coffee is some of the best we’ve had in Myanmar and their dark chocolate cake with salted caramel ice cream was divine. The conscious approach to sustainability and giving...More

Thank Kyle F
Jim C, Owner at Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed the food....we really love the salted caramel ice cream too!!! Lovely to have a chance to talk with you also...safe travels and hope we meet again!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing treat and a great find in Kalaw. The food was delicious and certainly filled us up for the trek. It was all from Kalaw market and made fresh, and full of goodness. You must try the ice cream!!

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Jim C, Owner at Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comment. We really appreciate it. We are glad you enjoyed everything and so glad you liked the ice cream!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

"I was in kalaw for two days, and i came here everyday... I just couldn't get enough of this place, the food was the best food i have had in Asia, the bread was the first pice of real bread i have had sence i...More

Thank adrew7168
Jim C, Owner at Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments!! We are so happy you enjoyed the food and your experience with us at Sprouting Seeds!!! Please come back again soon!!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great cafe to hang in and chill. The food is so fresh and delicious. It is also a fantastic social enterprise training so many women and girls in cooking, waitressing, handicrafts etc. They sell some fantastic eco organic products as well. Really loved...More

Thank upmarketadventurer
Jim C, Owner at Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your thoughts!!! We are so happy you enjoyed your meal and your experience with us at Sprouting Seeds!! Hope to see you here again soon!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me try to condense all the great things to love about this place into one Trip Advisor-sized review. I'm hooked and keep going back, so I have a lot to say: first, you feel the happiness when you walk in, from the genuine smiles...More

Thank Sonya M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great homemade ice cream, friendly staff, a perfect place to sit and read a book with a cup of tea. Highly recommend!

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We went over for a quick break as we were wondering around and were very positively surprised. The people are super friendly and speak very good English. The menu is interesting and we had one if the best pancakes ever! We also had the opportunity...More

Thank Sónia S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing place in this little town of Kalaw. Beautiful people, delicious organic little or big meals, cakes, smoothies, ice creams, everything homemade and made with a lot of love. Don’t miss this eden garden if you are in Kalaw!

Thank Schneider M
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Outstanding food, service, design - you feel very welcomed and really warmly taking care of. I spent four hours just eating and reading about buddhism and Jim's(owner) projects to really help orphans and sustainability of Kalow's nature and farmers way of living. SADHU JIM!

Thank Radek P
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing home made food ! The place is quiet, so chill and relax. Everything is made perfectly. I really enjoyed it !

Thank Marie F
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Pwint Z
26 February 2018|
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Would make most sense to ask the cafe directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Thida Lan, Kalaw, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Shan State  >  Kalaw
  • Phone Number: +95 9 767 472669
Fresh homemade locally sourced food, baked goods and ice cream, a warm welcome and a comfortable place to eat, relax and play games is what we offer at Sprouting Seeds Café and Bakery. Whether it is the taste of home found in our fresh baked bread, the hit of real ground coffee or the comfort of a lovingly prepared meal that you are looking for, we have it all and more! We offer large outdoor space and games for those looking to fill the time and comfy indoor seating for those looking to relax with a good book and a nice meal. We offer backed goods, snacks and full meals and you won't want to miss our homemade ice cream even if we do say so ourselves!
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