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Amphone

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37 Soi Wat Xieng Gneun | Setthathirath Road, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 212 489
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Some of the most delicious Lao food in Vientiane Always high quality ingredients Wide variety of choices with great vegetarian options The tomatoe relish, grilled fish & yellow curry are stand outs The bamboo dishes are excellent Good wine too

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Nice quiet Lao restaurant a few steps off of the main road. Looks like an old home restored and decorated nicely, with a large outdoor patio if the weather cooperates. Good menu, particular for single travelers as they have an offering of several combination meals that will let you try several things.

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Thank EB D
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Avoid!After eating fish I had stomach problems, people said it is very good but personally i went once and i had issues after... I don t know if i will go again.. Probably the fish was not fresh...

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I have to say I loved the food. It might be a bit expensive but worth the kip we paid. We ordered the curry spring rolls, the pork 'or laam', and a fried fish dish which I forgot the name but had the most unforgettable sauce. I might be overselling it a little but I really did thoroughly enjoyed every... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and good atmosphere. The prices are reasonable. My friends and I were happy with those foods.

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London, United Kingdom
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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

We booked a table outside in the courtyard and had a really nice meal. The starters were really good. We had the lemongrass chicken and some spring rolls both were really nice. We had a local curry as a main course which was also good although I prefer the Thai curries. Service was also good and the place seemed to... More 

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Wedmore, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

We visited Amphone on the recommendation of the front desk at Green Park. We were one of two tables inside on a steaming evening on a Saturday night. We ordered a couple of appetiser dishes-as described on the menu - and two main courses, with steamed veg and rice. The main courses arrived first. We asked for them to be... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Been to this restaurant on visits to Vientiane. Consistently very good local cuisine. But their lemongrass chicken starter is so good it gets ordered every time. Similarly their spring rolls are excellently done beautifully crisp and dry outer with the ne'er moist filling.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Located in the center of the city. Authentic food. Special river sesame "seaweed", nice lemongrass shrimp paste grill and steam fish. But took long for the food to be served even though the restaurant was partially occupied on weekday..

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

pleasant atmosphere , close to the FOUNTAIN , you can experience very nice LAOS food with excellent service ; tables inside as well as outside good ( effortable) wines but of course excellent food ; we had the traditional LAOS duck and pig classic dishes which were excellent

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Soi Wat Xieng Gneun | Setthathirath Road, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 212 489

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