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Le Cafe Ban Vat Sene

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Sakarine Road, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
+856 71 252 482
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Buenos Aires
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Make sure to visit this place while in Luang Prabang. They make THE best garlic bread I've ever had in my life. It's a whole toasted baguette, hot and juicy, a beautiful thing really. They even have a great happy hour which includes not only beer and drinks but also these type of snacks to go with it.

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London
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188 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Good, relaxed atmosphere. Good bistro food. Friendly and willing service, A nice place to eat, drink and watch the world go by. Definitely recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
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88 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2014

After ending up in another French restaurant (reviewed separately) when in search of Le Cafe Ban Vat Sene, we persisted the following night and were rewarded for our efforts. Highly recommended by many travellers (and even other restaurants) the nicely decorated Le Cafe offered a good selection of food, drinks and great service. It appears that Ban Vat Sene is... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

What a comfortable place this was! The waitstaff was attentive and the food was very good. The soups were especially good.

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cyprus
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Small and pretty luxurius resteaurant , giving the feeling of sitting at the lounge of a designed house. very clean place with EUROPEAN STANDARDS sevice and food quality

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant. In the evening it had a nice atmosphere, good service. Not typically oriented at tourists.good value for money.

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Shanghai, China
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Everything we ordered for dinner was very good, especially the won ton soup. The carafe of house wine was good for the price. Portions are quite large and easy to share.

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2014

Great Café that is part of the L'elephant group of restaurants. We ate there several times and enjoyed every meal. The won ton soup is excellent as is the pizza. They even placed heaters outside to keep us warm in the unusually cold weather.

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Thank KathyTravels2014
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014

Reasonably priced, very nice Pizza and coffee, friendly staff. We sat and read our books, and they didn't mind. On a quieter part of town , so nicer to watch life go by

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Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Don't miss their coffee ice cream and, believe it or not, their vanilla ice cream. In addition, the staff there were particularly nice folks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 30
Cuisine
French, Cafe, Asian, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sakarine Road, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 482

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