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Xang Khoo Restaurant

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68 Pangkham road, Vientiane, Laos
+856 21 219 314
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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687 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 725 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is excellent, and the European owner is obviously doing his best to give his customers a memorable experience, but his grumpy sour faced waitress is not helping him. I chose the menu of the day, Filet Duck Honey with salad and coffee for 55,000 kip. A good place to come if, like me you are sick of... More 

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Mandal, Norway
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98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

It was Monday evening and there were only a couple of guests in this rather nice bar / restaurant when we arrived. We both fancied fish for dinner. My wife prefers seafood and chose the tom yam seafood together with a portion of steamed rice. The fillet of fish with a white wine sauce tempted me. This was served with... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had lunch here today. We had been walking around for a couple of hours and needed some food and a drink. We just happened to walk by this place and it looked good from the street with several customers enjoying a meal. My partner chose the Rustic Crepe from the specials menu and she enjoyed every mouthful. i had the... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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327 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I arrived for a late lunch at 3:00pm. The solitary waitress was engrossed in her smartphone behind the bar. I asked if the kitchen was open and she begrudgingly said yes. I sat at a table and nothing happened. I eventually retuirned to the bar for a menu. Nothing happened. I got up again and beckoned the waitress. She eventually... More 

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Cloquet, Minnesota
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107 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to Xang Khoo. Very nice atmosphere, clean. Menu was two laminated pieces of paper. Choices of food on both sides. I chose the tenderloin with french fries and salad. Service was relatively quick. When my food came, I looked down at the 10 mini french fries and thought, wow "cheap". As I continued to eat... More 

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Vientiane, Laos
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274 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant is located within city centre, however it is located in a small lane but there is still many people who know about this restaurant. I believed the owner is a French, but the internal decor of the restaurant is Asian fushion, though the place is not air-condition, but it is not hot neither. I have gone for dinner... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We stopped here for lunch and were surprised to find that they specialized in galettes--savory, French buckwheat pancakes. They were delicious.

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Thank Claire S
Singapore, Singapore
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Love the crepes. Very authentic buckwheat crepes. Prices about 55000 for a full on savoury crepe. Great selection of beers. End of a little road. ..non air-condition but plenty of fans

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Vientiane, Laos
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We wanted crepes, and this restaurant has them--hearty Buckwheat crepes for main dishes and traditional dessert crepes. Other food too, including delicious pumpkin soup. We visited in April, the "low season", very few customers. Excellent food, very reasonable prices. No AC--just circling fans, so by the end of our meal we were pretty sweaty!

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Roudnice nad Labem, Czech Republic
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

Service quick, efficient and genuinely friendly and welcoming. Owner / operator present and took notice of his guests adding to the pleasant atmosphere evident within seconds of entering the restaurant. We had traditional Laap food consisting of sticky rice with fried beef and lemongrass combined with a host of other vegetables, herbs and spies. Low lighting and soft music added... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Cuisine
European, French, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Pangkham road, Vientiane, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 219 314
Description
XANG KHOO Restaurant (Tyna creperie before) in now open 7 days a week, 8am to 10pm, from breakfast to diner, brunch on Sunday (11am to 3pm)! Come to enjoy our French specialties, great beef filet or crepe (French pancake), and our local food in a cozy atmosphere! Great French wine list. (MSG and papain free)

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