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Ban Thongkang Cafe - CLOSED

Sokpaluang Road | Between Soi 8 and 9, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 May 2015
“Best thai food!”
22 Jun 2014
“Good food in a simple setting”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Sokpaluang Road | Between Soi 8 and 9, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 30 May 2015

Living nearby makes us eat here at least 3 times a week. The currys are delicious, my favourite is the penaeng duck curry - but all of them are great. The restaurant also offers the best pad thai we had. Even padthais in ChiangMai/BKK/Phuket cant...More

Thank siLiQue
Reviewed 22 June 2014

This review is long overdue as we go to the cafe quite often. The restaurant is a chef owner and the food is very good. There is a mix of western cuisine but we have only had the Thai items on the menu. The owner...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 17 April 2014

We live nearby and go to this restaurant two to three times per week. The curries are outstanding! We also really enjoy the gyozas and the fish and mango salad. They offer western food as well but we tend to stick with Thai. The service...More

3  Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I went there on my motorcycle with my good friend Mana for dinner. Great service, excellent Thai food.

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 23 March 2014

This is just such a lovely little restaurant. I came away with a big smile on my face due to the food and especially the friendly reception. It feels like eating in your grandma's kitchen. The food is very good Thai fare, although it definitely...More

1  Thank Shedheadabroad
Reviewed 6 March 2014

I've eaten here three times now since we moved to Vientiane and each time the food was excellent. The only complaint was that a Lao/Thai friend of mine on holiday in Vientiane said the food wasn't spicy enough even though she had asked for extra-hot,...More

Thank Ruairi1959
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Small and popular place off of lao-thai road amongst the embassies and NGOs. Extremely good food especially for the price, good curry, feu soup, pad thai. For lunch get there before noon or it fills up - or wait until after 1pm. An oasis!

Thank Bryan F
Reviewed 4 November 2012

We love Ban Thongkang cafe. Delicious Thai / Lao and Western food that has a unique character, lovely atmosphere, always friendly staff, very clean, and very good prices; we feed our family of 4 for about $12 and it's all great food. There is a...More

1  Thank IrinaPG
Reviewed 4 November 2012

This is a wonderful low-key little restaurant with delicious food (Thai and Western) and incredible prices. We eat here 1-2 times per week because it's SO GOOD, walking distance, and can feed family of 4 with a big beer Lao for $5-$10. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank tiger372
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sokpaluang Road | Between Soi 8 and 9, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
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