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Ban Gai House of Chicken Tex Mex Cantina

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Indian, Thai
Sokpaluang Road | Across from Phonsavanh Bank, Vientiane 123, Laos
+856 20 56 607 840
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“nachos” (4 reviews)
“mexican menu” (4 reviews)
“ufo” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Indian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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Sokpaluang Road | Across from Phonsavanh Bank, Vientiane 123, Laos
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11 - 20 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Love their ice tea and nachos. Nice friendly staff, pleasent setting. Recomend most of the Tex Mex menu. I hear they will moving to new location soon

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Food ok, but they serve Mexican menu here. Nothing special here except the Mexican menu. the taste is not bad and not great either. if you looking something different you should come to this place.

Thank Fransis N
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Ban Gai is a great place to have in the neighborhood. Some favorites include the burritos and enchiladas, the stir fries are decent too. The downsides are lack of consistency and it keeps getting more expensive without a noticeable increase in quality or quantity. The...More

Thank Tony2150
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This place is more like american comfort food style mexican. I enjoy the food here and hope they stay in business so i can continue to enjoy it..

Thank Mirkov T
Reviewed 4 December 2015

This once great Mexican took a nose dive. It's under new ownership and seems to be getting better, though it has a way to go to get back to how it was. The service was OK and the food was fine, if not great.

Thank LaosLife
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Went here for lunch and ordered a supreme nacho. It was disgusting! This restaurant failed at it's attempt to cook Mexican food...

Thank Lcf L
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I have eaten here several times but have noticed a significant change in food and customer service. The previous owner and the food was of a high standard. However the restaurant is under new ownership and the standard has dropped significantly. The food was very...More

Thank roxy457
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Very friendly wait staff and new owner Glen is very nice and helpful. However the food is a bit disappointing. We ordered "queso and chips" (exactly as listed on the menu) as a starter and when salsa was brought out instead, we nicely asked Glen...More

Thank travelgirlLH13
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

I had dinner here and had the curry chicken on the Lao menu with sticky rice and it was delicious and really affordable. The service was also good. I did not try the Tex Mex but the pictures on the menu made the food look...More

1  Thank floridaboyinhershey
Reviewed 25 July 2015

For us expats this place is great. For travelers it could be hard to find. The new owner, Glen, makes a very good chilli con carne, great with Mexican rice. Been through the menu and it is ALL good food. The service is quite slow...More

Thank paullaos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sokpaluang Road | Across from Phonsavanh Bank, Vientiane 123, Laos (Formerly Ban Gai House of Chicken)
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 20 56 607 840
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Please come visit Vientiane's premier Tex Mex serving the finest and freshest dishes from scratch made fresh everyday.Sizzling imported beef fajitas, authentic enchiladas, tacos, giant stuffed burritos, and MORE!! We still serve Laos first and only Fried Chicken fresh spicy Hot Wings, Sweet PotatoAuthentic Tex Mex. Asian food, US Southern Comfort food, if it's chicken, we make it!! We have many vegetarian and vegan options as well.Open Tues-Sun, 11:00-9:30 WE DELIVERell...
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