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NEW: Kyain Kyain, small Burmese Restaurant, Fremont w/ PICS

hhc Aug 25, 2013 08:10 PM

CASH ONLY! Tiny restaurant about 7 tables, take-out is available, that's next to Satomi Sushi in the same strip mall as QQ Noodle. Small parking lot, but there's free side street parking available.

It's Burmese food, with a small menu. Only one page I'll post here:

Appetizer:
Tender pork ear salad $5.5 - we tried it, SKIP IT. Not tender ears, onions, tiny cut up cucumbers.

crispy fried potato wrap salad $3.99

chicken roasted garlic noodle $4.99

Mains:

M1. Chicken Noodle Soup $6.99

M2. Chicken noodle Dry $7.99

M3. Pork Noodle Soup $5.99

M4. Pork Noodle Dry $6.99

M5. Yellow rice w/ chicken $7.99 - B. got this dish, dry-style curry rice w/ lots of stuff in it like raisins, cashews, & 2 fried (I think, not sure) chicken legs. B. liked it.

M6. Yellow Noodle Salad $5.5

M7. Chicken Noodle Salad Shan Style $5.5

M8. Chicken rice noodle Salad $5.5 - crispy garlic w/ oil, cabbage, onion, tamarind sauce, roasted bean flour & curry chicken. I liked this dish! Small bowl of soup broth given on the side.

Bowl of rice .99c

Ready Made dishes $6

Fried chili onion garlic dried shrimp $10

Drinks:
Soda in a can $1.25

Bottled Water $1

CASH ONLY. I'll be back, food is pretty good here. One unisex bathroom in the back.

Hrs:
Mon Closed
Tues-Sun 10-2; 4:30-8

Kyain Kyain
3649 Thorton Ave
Fremont, CA 94536
510-574-1819

 
 
 
 
 
 
  1. Dave MP Aug 26, 2013 09:51 AM

    Thanks for the report! What sorts of ready-made dishes did they have?

    The chicken noodle salad looks really good.

    1 Reply
    1. re: Dave MP
      hhc Aug 27, 2013 06:24 AM

      no ready-made dishes, all made when you order. Best to call it in & take it to-go doing busy times, only about 7 tables in the tiny restaurant.

    2. m
      Martin Strell Sep 2, 2013 06:36 PM

      We tried this yesterday. Very tasty, fresh and reasonably priced. I particularly liked the garlic noodles. They didn't look like much, but they had a nice, strong garlic taste.

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      1. re: Martin Strell
        hhc Sep 3, 2013 11:56 PM

        Martin, did you go on Sun or Mon, because I thought they were closed on Mon.

        1. re: hhc
          m
          Martin Strell Sep 4, 2013 06:36 AM

          Sorry, we went Sunday, not Monday. Got confused by the holiday.

      2. hhc Sep 3, 2013 11:54 PM

        2nd time visit:

        M1. Chicken noodle soup $6.99 - huge bowl of fat rice noodles in soup w/ round chunks of ground up chicken/fish/egg mashed together. I liked it lots!

        M3. Pork Noodle Soup $5.99 - I changed the noodles to spaghetti because I liked it last time, but it's really better w/ the fat rice noodles. Minced pork meatballs tiny w/ some green onions, fish balls, soup, & noodles. I liked it ok.

        Lady told me you can get Fish Chowder Soup Fri-Sun, not sure how many they make, ask for it, not on the printed menu.

        I want Tea Leaf Salad - I'll keep asking them, maybe they'll make it one day.

         
         
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