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Bistro 22

22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 214 129
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well I've not been to all the French restaurants in Vientiane but I'd be surprised if they serve better food. The place has recently been refurbished as they had to give up the adjacent property. The new offering is tastefully decorated but if you like...More

Thank Grahame H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great food, taste and service. Ask Chef Philippe for suggestions. Bistro 22 respect all the codes of French Bistro Cuisine....was so great pleasure to enjoy Chef Philippe cooking style

Thank asean2017
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This was my first time to Bistro 22. Was looking for a good steak and a friend had made the recommendation. I was the only one in the place the entire hour I was there which seems to be the norm by other reviews. Service...More

1  Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went there on a saturday night, empty when we arrived a 8h00 ! 2 more tables came on later. Obviously, there s a lack of staff and the service is almost absent. This is not the problem here, the owner, even the place is not...More

1  Thank Dany_the_French
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal at Bistro 22. It is typically French, with white tablecloths and authentic French cooking. Between two of us we shared the Camembert and pear starter - divine! It was quite large though and very rich so would recommend sharing. Our mains...More

Thank Mae-lee G
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We stopped here for lunch early one day, hot and tired after walking around the city. We were so surprised to receive an outstanding meal of duck and lentils, along with a reasonable white wine. Great find!

1  Thank Claire S
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

For this working lunch, a colleague suggested this restaurant - and what a great choice. I'm always impressed by white table linen, and was happy to see it here. A lovely, fresh lime soda to accompany my goats cheese salad made for the perfect balance....More

1  Thank Karen V
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I have heard about this restaurant from my Japanese class mate. I was asking her for great restaurant that served good steak. So, I had dinner with my friends there. the restaurant was lovely. Food is quite good, my friend and me, we was enjoy...More

Thank phoudthavong t
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Very nice bistro, you get what you pay for i can only advise it. The owner run it himself and he definitely knows what he is doing !

1  Thank Thibault193
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I am amused by those who claim Bistro 22 is overpriced or "the food lacks seasoning". Actually this place serves very good bistro style food and has a decently priced wine list. Bistro 22 is well worth a visit.

2  Thank Doug R
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28 December 2014|
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It seems there is a mistake on this map for the location of my place. We are 300m after the position on the map, just front of the Sacred heart catholic church. Do not hesitate to give us a call if needed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 214 129
  • E-mail
The chef used to run Chez Philippe and Le central in Vientiane.
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