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Viewpoint Cafe

Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
+856 71 254 900
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fruit drinks” (2 reviews)
“satay” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

its a great place to do nothing, admire the view and sample the food which is of good quality. Service is good. Prices a little on the high side but ok Avoid 12-2 when its packed

Reviewed 14 February 2017

In truth you go for the views and atmosphere. The food is good and slightly pricey however it's a holiday so enjoy! I'm gluten free and had no issues finding lots that I could eat. We took our time and relaxed and were made to...More

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Great location and the food was very good. Set menu was well balanced and gave a bit of everything. Fish laap was excellent. Slight let down at the end of the meal as they seemed to forget us. We had finished our meal and the...More

Thank 17HCW17
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This belongs to the Mekong Riverview hotel - we had lunch there a few times and brekky - location is great and the food and service is very good - good to go to after a visit to Wat Xieng.

Thank Kaydn215
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We came here for a late lunch. We had some spring rolls (both fresh and fried) and the laap fish. The food was very nice, especially the fresh spring rolls. We had a mango shake as well, which was also very good, as it contained...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The restaurant has a great view of the junction of the rivers Mekong and Nam Khan. It has a tranquil ambiance, totally outdoor with lots of trees and shadows. There are notes on the tables informing that this is a quiet restaurant, encouraging people to...More

1  Thank Gustavo M
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Yes, this restaurant has great location. Unfortunately it goes downhill from here. Husband ordered pork, got chicken curry. My chicken laap average. My cocktail didnt look or taste like long island iced tea. Sign on table outlines restaurant courtesy ie no phones, speaking loudly, but...More

Thank LizzyLizburger
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is really good! First, the name says it all and the view indeed is really nice. The food is also quite good. Prices are high by Lao standards but the meal remains quite cheap if you are used to Europe or America prices....More

Thank nicolasvl
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This cafe is in a wonderful position overlooking the junction of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers. The cafe itself is beautiful, with excellent service and good food - a bit more pricey but you pay for the upmarket experience. Try the lime mint shake...More

Thank Suzanne2303
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had been to Viewpoint for drinks and loved the location and 'feel' so we booked for dinner the next night. Staff asked us which table we would like (as a couple there were many options) and as we thought they suggested the 'best table'....which...More

Thank Andrew S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 85
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, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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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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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