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Lao Kitchen

Rue Hengboun | opposite KP Hotel, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 20 54 846 421
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“laab” (60 reviews)
“sticky rice” (52 reviews)
“fish cakes” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rue Hengboun | opposite KP Hotel, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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1 - 10 of 655 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a delicious meal here. The staff is friendly and nice. The place is clean and the food is tasty. Definitely worth a try!

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good place to have a dinner. Not fancy, but the food is tasty, the prices are reasonable (cheap) and the portians are great. If you stay in this corner it is an ok place! Recommended!

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for a casual dinner and had such excellent food. Fish cake, grilled Mekong fish, enboiled (?) vegetables (the dipping was very nice) all tasted beautiful. The highlight, however, was the attentive service from a middle aged man who took the order (who...More

Thank Minh V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place earlier in the day and checked out the menu which is extensive and very appealing for anyone wanting to try more Lao food without eating on the streets (my wife can be hesitant). The food was tasty, fresh and hit...More

Thank Jameshil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good dinner with very tasty local dishes. The pork laap was very good, chicken in pandan leaves and spring rolls excellent. The Buffalo stew cam in an exquisite sauce, and was genuine Buffalo given how tough it was! Morning Glory was also very tasty. Worth...More

Thank Stewtop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner last night after a recommendation and were not disappointed. Very clean and airy restaurant with very efficient staff. The Lao beef stew, Laab duck and fresh spring rolls were excellent as were the fish cakes and all at a very reasonable price....More

Thank jacnmok
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lao kitchen provides a nice dinner with lots of local dishes in a spotlessly clean location in the center of Vientiane Mostly touristy patrons can enjoy typical Lao food which is much milder then the e sahn style from across the river

Thank Clinton N
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Expensive considering the food was just ok. And they didnt accept credit card. Also a bit slow. But place was clean. And portion of the veg was quite big. If you were Asian you would think its just average.

Thank Nor Hazla M
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner. I got a chicken fried rice dish and my fiancé got a chicken ginger dish. Both were very tasty and wholesome made with lovely fresh vegetables. Very good value meal. The service was very good. Would recommend this place.

Thank SarahBlen
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I was trying to avoid the boutique restaurants and cafés when I read about this place. The food is delicious and in line with what I understood is authentic Lao cuisine. The food is clearly marked how hot 🌶 it can be. 🌶🌶 hot was...More

Thank Kawasakiguru
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23 January 2017|
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Response from mmmharrington | Reviewed this property |
Probably not the place to go to if you are looking for a happy hour as it is about the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 9
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Hengboun | opposite KP Hotel, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 20 54 846 421
Opposite the KP Hotel near the National Cultural Hall. Open from 11am to 10pm everyday.
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