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Douang Deuane Restaurant & Wine Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Asian, Italian, French, European, Wine Bar
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Th Francois Nginn, Vientiane, Laos
+856 21 241 154
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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568 reviews
379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 368 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I've been to Douang Deuane on every visit to Vientiane, and apart from one visit, it has always been a good place to sample good quality Laos food. This time, the food reached new hights. The salmom larb is a must - unlike salmon Thais in Thailand, the chef cooked the salmon and then added the larb seasoning. It was... More 

Thank BMF60
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Good prices nice menu selection,tasty food! Owner was very accommodating. Had a chicken dish with mashed potatoes, very tasty. Duck Laab although not the laab I am used to in Thailand... was quite nice. Another small gem in the rough on the side-streets of Vientiane. Legit reviews for this restaurant with many contributors having written more than 20 reviews. Other... More 

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Fremantle, Australia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is a great little restaurant. The French owner is a really nice guy and entertains with the piano sometimes in the evening. There are few places in Vientiane where the Lao food is as good as the International food but this place seemed good for both options. They also do a very decent, good value steak. Good prices all... More 

Thank gpwilliamson
Melbourne, Australia
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This French Lao restaurant was fantastic. Plenty of vegetarian/vegan options. Top quality food and friendly staff.

Thank Alice W
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Been in this place for two nights! It is a very simple place, simple decoration, but very worming. THe owner and his wife are very friendly and the food is sublime. I really suggest the steak or, if u wanna avoid meat, i lao dish called ''Souk Pak''. Amazing! I will come back again! And u will also enjoy when... More 

Thank TonyMontyCh
Novi Sad
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We went for a dinner yesterday and everything was fine. We had fish, grilled chicken and papaya salad. All was delicious

Thank NS-Sim
Tacoma, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Go out of your way to seek out this restaurant..... the owner was born in Italy and grew up in France MAYBE....8 of us just enjoyed a wonderful meal....

Thank tacomareviewer
Castiglione del Lago, Casamaggiore
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Finally no karaoke, but very pleasant after-valentine-piano music from the owner.... And a very good and various menu. Very good! Please try and get your surprise!

Thank workshopah
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Honest, good quality food. The place is a bit neglected, but nevertheless, food is worth it. Try the nam kao (rice with herbs)

Thank David S
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78 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Zelda and I had our lunch at Douang deune on January 11th, 2016. As always , it wassimple and good. And Claude wasvery pleasant, taking care of us. We sat on the terracce, upstairs. We had a salad nicoise, then magret de canard for two and a bottle of Beer Lao.

Thank Morbihan56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 15
Asian, Italian, French, European, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Th Francois Nginn, Vientiane, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 241 154

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