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Tamnak Lao Restaurant

Sakkarine Road, Opposite Villa Santi | Ban Watsene, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 252 525
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“bamboo shoots” (12 reviews)
“fish stew” (3 reviews)
“pork” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sakkarine Road, Opposite Villa Santi | Ban Watsene, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

This is at the other end of the Night Market and we sat out on the front terrace. Although the food was tasty (Aubergine with Pork and Minced Beef with Morning Glory), the waiter was not attentive. Possibly because there was a party of 20...More

Thank blairabroad2012
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I would say this place had better food than many places in Luangprabang. They did very good laos food but not so popular amongst tourists. Good for lunch and dinner.

Thank thpmm
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We really enjoyed our evening meal here. The food was good and the verandah was as a lovely place to spend a beautiful, warm evening. Best of all was our waiter who had theist smile you've ever seen and happily changed our wine when we...More

Thank mtvgb
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Our second time in two years visiting this place. Really good, delicious, local cuisine. Friendly staff. Nice views from the terrace. Highly recommend.

Thank WorldDiner2014
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We came here because the Tamrind Restaurant was fully booked, the staff of Tamarind recommended the Restaurant Tamnak Lao. And we were surprised by the quality of food. The service was very friendly and we got a table on the first floor's outside terrace where...More

Thank Marc196150
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Take a set menu here and you get a real taste of local food. The place is central but on a quiet road so you get a peaceful meal with good service.

Thank Bobdally
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Their tasting set meal piqued my interest and it didn't fail. For only 100,000 KIP, i had a full set meal (3 items plus sticky rice and dessert), which i think is a convenient way to taste Laotian flavours. i went to 3 Nagas and...More

Thank Alipinofw
Reviewed 15 February 2018

cant complain about the quality but its a bit boring and lacking on spices. i would not think that Lao people eat this tasteless.

Thank Isabel S
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We ate here on our first night and loved the veggie spring rolls so much we had to keep returning, and they were the best we tried in Luang Prabang! The rest of our meal wasn't as good unfortunately, and the vegetarian curries which lacked...More

Thank Cedel946
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Tamnak Lao for lunch. The waiter was hiding most of the time (I had to get up and search for him to place an additional order). The food was average at best and the price way too high for what was served....More

Thank Fenugreek12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sakkarine Road, Opposite Villa Santi | Ban Watsene, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 525
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