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Le Banneton Cafe

46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 30 57 88 340
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“croissants” (158 reviews)
“bread” (59 reviews)
“crepes” (22 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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131 - 140 of 674 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2016

I fell in love with this cafe when I first went to Luang Prabang. It was a low season and very quiet. Right opposite Wat Sop. Imagine you are having coffee and monks are seen right in front of you! Could feel that I was...More

Thank slowwalk
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The sandwiches and salats are not cheap but they did not taste bad. Just average. How on earth can you have a place like this for foreign tourists without having a good Wifi network. Too bad I placed my order already because I would have...More

Thank guestapril2013
Reviewed 18 June 2016

In line with the strong french heritage in LP, this is one of the superb old-style French cafes in town. Probably a bit expensive by LP standards, but still very reasonably priced. Had 2 ice creams and 1 yoghurt for 43K kip (USD 5.5). Beautiful...More

Thank Nish_SG
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Went to a lot of cafes in Luang Prabang, and this place has by far the best looking (and tasting) pastries. Plus reasonably priced. Had snacks there also (tartine and baguette sandwich), it was all good and well portioned. Quiet place to spend a few...More

Thank vivwanders
Reviewed 11 June 2016

This was our favourite lunch spot in Luang Prabang and we ate here a number of times. The ham/cheese and almond croissants are to die for, as are the amazing array of fresh salads, with creamy French cheeses, grilled eggplant, toasted walnuts, olive tapenade, crusty...More

Thank mkj30
Reviewed 8 June 2016

After reading positive reviews thought we would pop in and have breakfast but was quite disappointed, the croissants were the worst we have had it asia and the bread was stale and easily forgettable, while everything looked amazing the quality didn't follow through but at...More

Thank alextlindsay
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Good Bakery in Luang Prabang, good taste and value for money. A lot of bakery for your choses. Coffee is good taste too.

Thank Duan T
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We ate here every day of our visit, because we just couldn't help it. It is such a lovely setting across from a temple, and sitting at little tables outside on the pavement felt like we were in Paris, just a tropical version. The croque...More

Thank SallyB186338
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Desserts looked great, but went for baguette. Actual baguette was great texture and bread tasty. I was REALLY disappointed in their fillings. Boar pate sounded good on the menu, but had a cloying sweet relish. Chicken and roasted eggplant had no flavor. The price is...More

Thank Just_Get_Out_There
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Was sent here by our guide being told that it was a really good place to eat. Had a lunch and an afternoon coffee here. The lunch Baguette was good, fresh with ham and pickles, the coffee was ok nothing to rave about. Decided to...More

Thank StevenL4212
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 30 57 88 340
  • E-mail
Excellant french bakery which also has a branck in Vientiane. Has over 30 types of bread & pastaries. Open from 6.30AM to about 9PM. Very good coffee. I am a regular there for my morning coffee & pastry. I can upload a photo.
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