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Bor Pen Yang

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Bar, Asian, Pub
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Fah Ngum Quay, Ban Wat Cham, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 261 373
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

By no means is this place fancy, however if your looking for American music and cold beer this is your place! You can request songs by writing them on a piece of paper and giving them to the "DJ".​ There are a few tables lining the riverside with a good view of the river and night market. It's a good... More 

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Thank Jerry F
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seems one of few places in Vientiane which works till late and where can come to drink and eat and chat with people. At least , apart of night clubs, I not found other than Bor Pen Yang place which crowded and looks like live bar but not empty something... Also I noticed quite many gay visitors. Hope this will... More 

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Thank Sergey Z
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to see the beautiful sunset before the dinner, you had better come here, particularly in the dry season. You can certainly enjoy the beautiful sunset with drinking beer. The menu that I recommend are the french fried & the pizza.

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1 Thank yoshihiden768
Manila, Philippines
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Nice chilled place after all the hustle and bustle below. Came for a quick drink. listened to the good music, my vintage! Had one more cold one and some bar food. Daughter also chilled and enjoyed the food

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1 Thank Ian_in_Asia
Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food was expensive and the worst I ate in Laos. I ordered the American Burger because I was a bit tired of the local food and the place offers a western environment. The meat I am not even sure it was meat, it was a horrible paste made of fat and it was burnt black. The beer was cold... More 

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1 Thank jose a
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Good appetizers, good food, good beer. Wine, not so much. In addition to the great (3rd floor) view it has a nice atmosphere and good music. Value is, like most restaurants in Vientiane, very good. Our meal and multiple rounds if drinks came to about 28 USD. My only complaint was no elevator.

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1 Thank Peter J
Mafinga, Tanzania
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Awesome view of the sunset over the Mekong while killing a few beers. By few I mean TOWERS! Yeah it's a bit shady with all the working girls and disgusting toilets. However a night of madness needs to start somewhere.

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1 Thank Deenu A
Jakarta, Indonesia
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149 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

It is on the 3rd floor, if I remember correctly, on roof top. The building is on side of the Mekong river. The view is great from up here. you can enjoy the drink and see the view. You can play pool here, just write your name in the board and wait for your turn. You can play all night... More 

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Thank Fransis N
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I like this place, nice view, nice bar, good atmosphere and pretty busy every day, specially after 9pm. Drinks are affordable, from 2$ for a big bottle (66cl) of beer lao or 1$ for a draught beer Lao. They sell wine by the glass too and they got different types of liquor. There is tv and pool. American music and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I like the fact that the bar is located on a rooftop, though it's only 3 stories, it's a pretty decent height to get a good view of the surroundings. This will be a great place if you want to chill with friends with foods and good music available to go with your drinks. Quite a number of locals can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fah Ngum Quay, Ban Wat Cham, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 261 373

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?