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Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery

85 Thida Lan, Kalaw, Myanmar
+95 9 767 472669
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“cakes” (21 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
85 Thida Lan, Kalaw, Myanmar
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Really nice place to just chill, play some cards, eat guacamole, drink coffee and eat cake. Everything is organic and they also support the locals.

Thank MarieLouise25
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

All the staff is very thougtfull and willing to change around some dished for dietary reasons! The portions are of good quality and worth the money!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The food here was excellent, and the staff was very friendly and interesting to talk with. This restaurant provided a relaxed atmosphere with board games available. This was the best restaurant I found in Kalaw.

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Staff is very friendly and a great resource for learning more about Myanmar. Location is nice. They have board games that were free to use, so we were thrilled. Food is safe.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

It is a pleasant place to have coffee and cake or some creative meals like traditional tea leaf salad with home made bread. Cappuccino and apple cinnamon cake were excellent. They also have delicious home made ice cream. It is good place if you just...More

1  Thank shwezinhs
Jim C, General Manager at Sprouting Seeds Cafe & Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Sorry about the washroom. This is a very, very old house from British era and we are only allowed to do some kinds of repairs...so it makes somethings difficult for us!!! Sorry for this...we are doing our best to make people as comfortable as possible!!!...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

What a nice place in Kalaw! Juice and coffee are delicious. We also had the guacamole and homemade bread. So yummy! The homemade ice cream is also amazing. We highly recommend this place!

Thank Marie-Hélène B
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We went there for coffee and cake and ended up there again for dinner. Everything was newly baked, the smoothies were very fresh and the coffee was good. Dinner was even better

Thank Álfsol Lind B
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

It’s not just the setting, the private romantic villa, it’s also not only the food and the amazing ice cream, it’s not even the good cause all the money from the cafe supports- it’s the whole thing. When you know that the delicious cakes and...More

Thank Kamala11
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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