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The Garden Restaurant

Don Khone, Laos
+856 30 93 67 136
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“papaya salad” (4 reviews)
“sticky rice” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Don Khone, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came back to the garden several times. As soon as you order the whole family gets involved and makes everythibg fresh in the open kitchen. Done is an excellent host and cook. All very relaxed but very efficient. Top place. The espresso coffee comes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ronnyvs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere and kind staff. Although A bit expensive for the quality. There are better options in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NataliaM570
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for dessert, had mango and sticky rice. It was very tasty, but the mango was too sour. Can't know for sure if they neglected to check before serving, or just decided not to peel another one

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AlonG142
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Very pleased to find this restaurant, for dinner, which is very attractive and clean. The staff were smiley and attentive. We enjoyed watching our dinner being freshly prepared. We particularly liked the Lao green chicken curry and sticky rice with mango for pudding. Would be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Anne C
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I really can’t understand this much positive feedback. All the meals we ordered was nearly not eatable. We never will visit their again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rundschall
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We randomly came across this restaurant on our walk to Chez Fred and fell in love. Sorry Chez Fred, The Garden Restaurant stole our hearts. So much so that we returned the following day for more. Recommended dishes- Pad Thai, green curry and the grilled...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 806kalena
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We liked it soooo much we came back for a second time. Food will take a while so be prepared for a wait. Lovely fresh food prepared in an open outdoor kitchen. Staff are lovely and so friendly. Highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ETNZ
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

What a find! Fresh authentic SE asian food cooked in open kitchen in front of you. Clean looking place with white tablecloths and very reasonably priced, we ended up eating here for our whole stay on 4000 islands! Perhaps 35,000 kip for a curry. Some...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank travel6898
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We ate here once during our stay and we were delighted to see how the cook managed to serve, take orders, prepare absolutely delicious food without making us wait too long ! We read other reviews which are far too severe, this place is fantastic...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rdasset
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had dinner (laap with chicken and papaya salad with chicken). The food is freshly cooked, thx open kitchen. It was really tasty, the service is nice and the atmosphere relaxed. Good choice!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank valueformoney71
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Don Khone, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Champasak Province  >  Don Khone
  • Phone Number: +856 30 93 67 136
Cozy restaurant with a nice ambience and open kitchen. Lao and Thai meals, but a little different, with a great vegetarian alternative. Lovely interior with some nice details. Take away is possible.
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