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L'etranger Books and Tea

Kitterstrat | ban Aphay, Luang Prabang, Laos
+856 71 260 248
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Nice Quiet Watering Hole

Excellent light lunches and all day breakfasts. Tea anf coffee good. I liked the tuna... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dr Stephen S
Coffee crepes and books

Lovely little coffee shop/bar. We enjoyed our short stop with iced coffee and a banana and... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Simon K
via mobile
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Small café located in a small wooden house hidden behind trees where great books, tea, shakes & smoothies, good food, the best chai tea and selected movies can be found! Everything you need to feel cozy and homey far away from home.....
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“movie night” (7 reviews)
“upstairs area” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
Kitterstrat | ban Aphay, Luang Prabang, Laos
+856 71 260 248
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent light lunches and all day breakfasts. Tea anf coffee good. I liked the tuna melt. Movie nights are highly rated

Thank Dr Stephen S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little coffee shop/bar. We enjoyed our short stop with iced coffee and a banana and chocolate crepe. Good price, nice location. Could have stayed a lot longer. Thank you

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Cool place, nice owner and staff. Art achibition and local handicraft. Possible to change/buy used books. Check Facebook for lottery details.

Thank ohusby
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We came here for breakfast after reading good reviews and were not disappointed. Eggplant dip, hash brown and the coffee are particularly tasty. Nice service and an array or authentic fair trade and eco friendly souvenirs are available for purchase as well as a large...More

Thank Eangell1992
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great little spot in Luang Prabang. Yummy food and delicious drinks (get the chai!). Movie nights are super fun and such a cute idea. Love the artwork on display as well, gorgeous. Super friendly and lovely staff. 100% recommend!

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 27 May 2017

3 in 1 cafe. you can relax and read a book in this cafe. they have wide range of books which you can buy or rent or exchange. they also have movie provided you have a drink. prices are slightly higher but you are paying...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Awesome little place if you want to relax and hang out for a while. Good selection of books, and book exchange deals. Also shows movies (great varied selection) every night for free. Food and drink prices are a little bit high, but worth it for...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The most expensive cup of chai I've ever bought and the worst, it just tastes like chai powder. Stayed for the geographic magazines and the art gallery, they were wonderfulMore

Thank Louise C
booksinlaos, Owner at L'etranger Books and Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Louise, Very surprised and saddened to hear your review about our Chai. It is one of our most loved item and it is made all from real indian spices we get from an Indian Merchant in Chiang Mai. Not sure what happened but it...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

This place is amazing. They have great food and very friendly staff. Highly recommend eating there and enjoying the ambience.

1  Thank Lucas M
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This was a regular stop for us during our 10 days stay in Luang Prabang. Every day of the week, you can catch a movie upstairs as long as you order something. Everything we tried on the menu we liked. The green curry with sticky...More

1  Thank theamazingstroll
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