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Saffron Coffee

Khem Khong Road | Ban Wat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 212 915
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“falafel wrap” (10 reviews)
“coffee beans” (8 reviews)
“carrot cake” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
Khem Khong Road | Ban Wat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Totally worth the try! Very good coffee bean & not too acidic. Even better than many places I have soon for coffee.

Thank dna_audrey
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Saffron Coffee! Glad you enjoyed it. Safe travels, Derek

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the latte and cheese cake brownie here. I'd say you should sit upstairs as it is much quieter, and the walls are filled with stories about the coffee beans and the people behind them. I like how the cafe contributes to the income of...More

Thank rachlyf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee and sustainability sourced thru local farming families. Late is creamy and smooth as it should be and shake are thick get ready for brain freeze

Thank dayspaholic
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Saffron Coffee! Glad you enjoyed it. Safe travels, Derek

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch here. Staff very good - polite and friendly Food excellent Coffee excellent Quite expensive in comparison to other places however worth the money to support this company who only sell coffee from northern Laos and promotes education and medical projects

Thank D P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we travel, we enjoy fresh coffee in our room in the morning before venturing out for breakfast. We carry a little Vietnamese one cup drip coffee maker so we don't have to drink instant coffee. On this trip, we didn't bring enough coffee so...More

Thank Gene S
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Gene S, We're stoked you enjoyed your time at Saffron Coffee. We're super proud of our farmers, and all those involved right through the baristas and servers in the Cafe. I'll let our Bakery Staff know you found the carrot cake a real treat...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this coffee shop! You have all the options for seating: upstairs for ac, downstairs for open air and also across the street for river views ! The coffee was amazing and so were the gingerbread pancakes. And I don't even like gingerbread. Highly recommend...More

Thank Harpers0512
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the lovely review, Harpers0512! It made me laugh actually..."And I don't even like gingerbread." Hahaha. Hope the rest of your trip is enjoyable. Warm regards, Derek

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here today and had the absolute best coffees we've had in all of SE Asia. My husband got a flat white and I got an iced latte both were great. We also ordered some food which was equally delicious. We got the big...More

Thank JEC0926
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited this coffee house numerous times in our 3 days in Luang Prabang! A great place for a quick coffee or to relax and enjoy the river views or air con inside, thoughts as follows: - Coffee is delicious with wide range of smoothies...More

Thank Nick J
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Nick, Thanks for this detailed review. Stoked to know you enjoyed your (multiple) visits to our Espresso, Brew Bar, and Roastery. Please feel free to follow our story on Instagram or Facebook as we gear up for a big planting season in June /...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

The best ever coffee i have during the days in LP even visited Jomx, Le Bennatxx and etc place for coffee The carrot cake is so nice

Thank Xueyi L
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

There is great seating across the street beside the Mekong River, or downstairs on by the street. Upstairs air conditioned. Their coffee is exceptional, their service is also terrific. Had their falafel wrap - one with fries and one with salad. Both were excellent and...More

Thank Paulgmoulton
Derek S, General Manager at Saffron Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Wow. Thanks for taking the time to highlight the finer details of the menu that would suit fellow vegan / vegetarian diners. Much appreciated, and glad you enjoyed the coffee too. I'll pass on your kind words to our staff too. I'm so proud of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Cash Only, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 17:30
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khem Khong Road | Ban Wat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 212 915
  • E-mail
Description
Saffron Espresso, Brew Bar and Roastery is the flagship store of Saffron Coffee. It provides a window into the full journey of local highland specialty Arabica from hand-picked cherries to your cup. Enjoy the unique flavour notes of the region's coffee through the alternative brewing methods, have an espresso made by our expertly trained baristas or sample our cascara (coffee cherry tea) by the beautiful Mekong river. Freshly baked goods, all day breakfast and lunch menu, with vegetarian and gluten free options available.
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