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Kong View

183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 20 59 477 771
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chilli” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“mekong river” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviews (97)
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1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, do not go there unless you have thought about how you will get back. It is a good idea to have your own mode of transportation or else made arrangements to be picked up. We made the mistake of taking a Tuk Tuk...More

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

First was obviously good, (possibly 3.5/5) as we want back again. But like others who have reviewed, I'm finding it difficult to understand why the most basic etiquette meal rules are so hard to follow. My partner had to watch as I ate my starter...More

Thank Franck M
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Very good view of the mekong. Unpaved road between the mekong bank and the restaurant. Very well done at night with lamps in the trees. Excellent service as well. We didn't try the food, little pricey, but worth it for the view.

Thank Arijit S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A short distance away from downtown by Tuk Tuk. Not visible from the main street. Excellent view of the Mekong . Shady trees... Great ambience. Good choice of food. The green curry was great. Having a cold Beerlao while enjoying the fresh air and the...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Right on the banks of the Makong river is this restaurant that really stands for its name. I ate here twice during my stay in Vientiane. Both times the food was amazing and the staff is really friendly, maybe a bit on the flirty side....More

Thank LimpanProductions
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I am for the most part a huge fan of Kong View. Have been to the restaurant many times over the last 2 years. Was excited to return after being back in the USA for the past 6 months. My goodness, I just can figure...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Kong View is tucked away from the main road sitting on the edge of the Mekong. It is an ideal place to go to see the sunset over the river while grabbing some beer. Dinner is good, but not necessarily outstanding.

Thank stan w
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

beautiful lively music,candle light,and the laterns,dilicious food,not noisy like as other lao food restaurant,good view of mekong river,the singer handsome,

Thank dopson l
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Great food, nice view and ambiance. Entertained by the musician while you having your meal by the side of Mekong river. Try the Mekong fish, tasty and crunchy.

Thank CK_Ong8271
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This Restaurant was nice, I really like the view here,can see the Mekong river between Laos and Thailand. The staffs was friendly and professional. The music in here was great with live music. I been here many time with friends, we really enjoy the food,...More

Thank Ephapra
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 20 59 477 771
  • E-mail
Lovely new restaurant directly at the Mekong
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