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Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery

101 Chao Anou Rd. Wat Chan, Vientiane Vientiane, Laos
+856 21 255 057
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mango chicken” (4 reviews)
“greek pita” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Mexican, Cafe, Australian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
101 Chao Anou Rd. Wat Chan, Vientiane Vientiane, Laos
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11 - 20 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We found this gem after a wearying trek around town. An oasis for food and coffee lovers. Can highly recommend the coffee and sugarless fruit drinks. We shared pulled pork roll and nachos and all I can say is WOW! So fresh and beautifully cooked....More

1  Thank PerthSpray
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This cafe is so clean and nicely presented. They have something on the menu for everyone! As a vegetarian I was very happy with the menu to read everything can be done vegetarian! Honestly delicious meal. Only thing is it is quite expensive, but your...More

1  Thank scarswell63
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

My partner and I are eating breakfast right now and I couldn’t wait to post this review. The cafe is light and airy. Staff is very welcoming and friendly. The menu has plenty of options. My partner got the breakfast combo, I opted for a...More

Thank AndreaInCT
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Woohoo!!! Thank you so much, Andrea! We appreciate your great review and hope you come back to visit us!

Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is a great cafe with excellent coffee and a clean and spacious environment. Go there for just coffee, lunch or one of their yummy cakes - you won't be sorry. It is a good environment to work, or to socialise. I love the fact...More

Thank Maytrea
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Wow, Maytrea! Thank you so much for your very kind review! We are grateful and so glad you enjoyed the full experience of Common Grounds! And, yes, some of the Interwoven jewelry is made with real Lao silk! They make beautiful jewelry, don't they?!?!? Hope...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Found this joint on TripAdvisor and happened to be 2 mins from where I stayed in Vientiane. I’m a coffee snob and I can say they make excellent coffee. Got my morning coffee fix for 2 days there.

Thank syd_mike
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The coffee is simply amazing. We had lunch and came back for desserts. The menu is diverse, from tacos, to sandwiches, and desserts are really good. Owned by a Canadian couple, whom we never got to meet, but the decor is really nice. Staff is...More

Thank Canuckdaturk
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your review! We are grateful for our customers!

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and polite. The location is great, great place to work. Food is nice with a good choice. Coffee also good

Thank Daniel G
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your review! Glad you were pleased with your visit! Hope you come again!

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Lovely breakfasts and fresh lunches with a varied menu. Yummy shakes and coffees too. Staff constantly on the move working and topping up glasses with water. Clean toilets. Positive signs on the wall. Children’s indoor play area is unusual to find and appears excellent. Lovely...More

Thank Janice R
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Wow! Thank you for your review! We are grateful for our customers! Hope you come back again!

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Common grounds cafe is a bright, airy coffee shop with a healthy food menu, delicious drink concoctions and yummy desserts. There is a choice of Mexican dishes and a vegetarian option for most items on the menu - just ask the staff. There is Free...More

Thank HasilRoshni
Jill H, Guest Relations Manager at Common Grounds Cafe and Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for your gracious review! We are glad you came in and had an enjoyable experience at Common Grounds! We hope you come back again!

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Good food, plenty options for vegetarians/vegans, cool space, provides wifi, good working space, friendly english speaking staff, good coffee: excellent. If there would be one thing that could be changed is the plastic straws. Maybe only give this upon request, because it is such a...More

Thank Katerkaat
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DeniseJE
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Sorry, we do not have any credit card facility. We are cash only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Chao Anou Rd. Wat Chan, Vientiane Vientiane, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 255 057
  • E-mail
Description
A haven in downtown Vientiane that provides a welcoming environment and spaces for business meetings, relaxation and families; a variety of fantastic fresh food; great organic, fair trade coffee and sensational shakes, juices and desserts all made in our onsite kitchen and bakery.
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