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Couleur Cafe and Restaurant - CLOSED

86/04 Ban Vat Sene | in Sainamkhan River View Hotel, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 254 694
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
20 Aug 2016
“Simple, with great view”
9 Mar 2016
“Brilliant Coffee and Tea - good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Asian
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86/04 Ban Vat Sene | in Sainamkhan River View Hotel, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 23 February 2015

We ate our lunch at this café on the riverside of the street. The riverview and open air was much appreciated. I ordered the homemade pasta with carbonara sauce and a garden salad. My husband ordered chicken curry. Their restrooms were clean. The food was...More

1  Thank sisterandersen
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

Our travel group recommended it and claimed it had been favorably reviewed by the NY times but we doubt it.The place looked lovely but the food was not.what was translated as fried prawns were small steamed shrimp covered with tasteless vegetables .The river weed was...More

Thank echoryan
Reviewed 2 January 2015

The Couleur Cafe has a great situation overlooking the Nam Khan river... The food is interesting (some great local dishes) and we really enjoyed our lunch here... the veggies with spicy shrimp sauce and the river weed with chile sauce were particularly good. Would definitely...More

Thank Geoff and Jenni G
Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

Had dinner last night. My daughters sausage was deep fried! So was the gnocchi! And the chicken was overdone. Nice setup but poor food. To their credit they comped my beers but I asked for the sausage to be comped which they did as well.

Thank Smart_Traveler_333
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Situated on the Nam Khan River this restaurant is a bit of a hidden gem. As well as indoor seating in the actual restaurant you can eat al fresco on the terrace overlooking the river. The menu offers a comprehensive choice and we found the...More

Reviewed 28 February 2014

Initially we were surprised to find Couleur closed on Saturday evening, but returned the following day and booked. There is inside seating, but it was just warm enough to sit on the terrace overlooking the Bamboo Bridge on the Nam Khan river. Though the menu...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 February 2014

The service here was immaculate, discrete attention brought a firepot to warm our legs and the arrival of pre-booked groups in no way delayed our food. If only the food was as good as the service. It was here that I developed a rule of...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Searching for another 'French Restaurant' we stumbled across Couleur so settled in for dinner. Being 'winter time' (25 degrees) we sat indoors, but others were enjoying the river view outside. The service was very smooth and efficient despite the place being quite full. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 29 January 2014

have lunch and dinner there during my stay in luang prabang, i try western and lao food, both was great, have lunch in the terrace with this fanstatic view on Nam Khan river, reasonable price, very good service.

Thank mike r
Reviewed 23 January 2014

Ate lunch here twice during our stay. The view over the Nam Khan River can't be beat, the location is quiet and romantic and the food is superb and quite reasonable. We loved this place!

Thank 198Diane155
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86/04 Ban Vat Sene | in Sainamkhan River View Hotel, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 254 694
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