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Viewpoint Cafe

Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
+856 71 254 900
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“satay” (3 reviews)
“fruit shakes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Viewpoint Cafe has a vantage point like no other. The owner of the Mekong Riverview Hotel surely clinched a great spot to build the cafe and develop an adjacent garden. Breakfast here each morning was something to wake up to. We would try to go...More

Thank Ophir77
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ophir77, Many thanks for your excellent review regarding our Viewpoint cafe. I am delighted that you found it such a great spot for starting your day, having a hearty breakfast and soaking up the wonderful views of the two rivers. The bamboo bridge across...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely one of the best places for breakfast! Overlooking the Mekong River, this is a nice place to enjoy good food. Tried the continental breakfast (assorted cold cuts were delicious) and the Asian option (pho was great, too!). The fruit shakes were a...More

Thank Jarjar20
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jarjar20, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our restaurant, this is much appreciated. Such lovely comments, we are all so delighted that you had such nice experience visiting us for breakfast during your stay at the hotel. From the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for a drink only. Nicely chilled bearlao, great service and a view that is fabulous.Ticked the right boxes.More

Thank Maree R
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maree R, Thank you visiting us at the Viewpoint Cafe. We are delighted that you had such an amazing time, relaxing and enjoying a refreshing chilled beerlao whilst taking in the views. We hope you enjoy your time in Luang Prabang and we hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Viewpoint Café opposite the Mekong Riverview Hotel provided the four of us with a relaxed atmosphere in a tropical garden setting with the Mekong & Nam Khan Rivers meeting. The service was excellent and the food and drinks great. We liked the idea of...More

Thank Mikey071
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mikey071, Many thanks for taking the time to review us here on TripAdvisor. It is wonderful to read that all four of you enjoyed the restaurant so much during your stay with us at hotel, soaking up the relaxed tropical surroundings on offer to...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

If nothing else were right about this place, the location, at the confluence of the Namkhan and Mekong rivers, would still make a visit worthwhile. So peaceful and relaxing. But, the service, physical setup, and drink selection, combined with location, provided a superior late afternoon...More

Thank Dan M
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Dan M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a great review regarding you and your wife's recent visit for late afternoon cocktails. Wonderful to hear that you found the experience so peaceful and relaxing. From the whole team, thank...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Viewpoint is situated on the bluff above the confluence of the Nam Khan and Mekong Rivers. Great view of the rivers and the bamboo bridge below. We didn't eat, but very much enjoyed our drinks overlooking the wonderful view.More

Thank Raintree_Thailand
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Raintree_Thailand, Thank you so much for such a lovely review of our restaurant, we really appreciate it. Great to here how much you enjoyed your visit, having drinks while taking in the wonderful views that we have to offer. From the whole team here,...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

The view is lovely and relaxing and the fans made the deck very cool but the Ipad menu didn't work and seemed overly complicated. We resorted to hot chips and a drink but would have had a lunch if the process was easier. The park...More

Thank poppetann
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Dear poppetann, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit to the restaurant. Glad to hear you found the location and view so pleasing. Not so much about the tablet menus, I will look into this today to see whether they were not working,...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were staying at the Mekong Riverview Hotel and went to the restaurant the first night we arrived. Turned out to be fabulous idea. We ate very well after we resorted to paper menus because the ipad system wasn't working real well. Loved the breakfasts...More

Thank Nancy R
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Nancy R, Thank you for reviewing us here on TripAdvisor, and such a great review also. We are all so happy that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at the hotel and your dining experience with us at the restaurant. Unfortunate that the iPad menus...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018

We ate here every morning and enjoyed all our meals including lunch and the bar was also very good. The menu has specialities from Laos but also does continental food and has a chicken curry if you are get a little desperate for a change...More

Thank tina P
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear tin P, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great review here on tripadvisor, really appreciated. So glad to read that enjoyed all your mornings with us for breakfast, and also lunch. Delighted that you were happy with our menu...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

Peaceful setting, wonderful views of the river, friendly atmosphere and pleasant staff. We didn't eat here except for breakfast but that was excellent, plenty of choices, hot and freshly cooked. Arguably some of the best breakfasts we have had in Asia, and there have been...More

Thank ChrisandMick60
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear ChrisandMick60, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, really appreciated. So glad that you both thoroughly enjoyed visiting us for your breakfasts during your time staying at the hotel. Also very nice to read that your evening visit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 85
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 254 900
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Description
Viewpoint cafe offers you a fantastic view added to your breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is easy to eat a long breakfast in silence here and in the dinner at night the place has changed and gives you a cozy place with palm trees as your roof.
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