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Calle Hermanos Machego 2586, La Paz, Bolivia
2-243-4682
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Ranked #85 of 234 Restaurants in La Paz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dublin, Ireland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This restaurant was very nice. The food was extremely tasty. Good service if a little slow. All at reasonable prices. Worth a visit.

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London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were surprised that this was featured in Lonely Planet guidebook as a 'must go'. We did not find the taste authentic and representative of Asian cuisine. One of our dishes was curry but I only tasted sweet coconut sauce and not much curry. It also taste like coconut powder was used instead of coconut paste. We are skeptical of... More 

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Luanda, Angola
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638 reviews 638 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
950 helpful votes 950 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant by chance wandering from our hotel in the Multi Cine Building on Arce. We were delighted to find an Asian restaurant in La Paz let alone one with such a lovely decor and kind staff. They have some amazing fresh juices, smoothies and teas and the staff even gave us free smoothies to try. We... More 

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San Francisco, California
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86 reviews 86 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This place is reasonably priced and has some pretty good Asian food. The egg rolls were my favorite. We also ordered pad thai and fried rice. Both were good but be careful if you ask for spicy...it's really spicy.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The restaurant has a great vibe, good atmosphere, but took a very long time to get our food. Also, the menu is actually really expensive for the amount of food that you get. I ordered the Pad Thai and frankly, it wasn't very flavorful at all. My friend got a curry chicken dish which was much better, but still the... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We had to wait nearly 2 hours for our food so by the time it came it was 11.30pm and none of us felt hungry anymore. We were a group of 7 and the place wasn't that busy so we couldn't understand why the food took so long and no apology was given by our waiter. When the food finally... More 

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Winnipeg
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We went as part of a group and had a reservation. The restaurant wasn't equipped for the 2 groups it had and it took 2.5 hours to get our meals. We had expressed our concerns to the owner, and instead of dealing with us, he got mad and left the restaurant. We had all ordered our meals according to which... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

I was looking forward for some nice Indean food: more ir less ok to disappointing. But the worse: we waited two hours for our meal to be delibered. Yes, we came there with a big group but thatfore we had made a reservation. No excuse from the owner and he simply disappeared and only agreed to give us a 5%... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Had heard mixed things about Maphrao On, and definitely dubious about any restaurant claiming to be Asian "fusion", but we had a great night. Firstly, as others have said, do not go expecting authentic Thai or Indian cuisine. It has been Bolivianised. It is however very tasty, portions are HUGE (we ordered 3 starters and two mains and couldn't finish),... More 

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Washington, DC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I was tempted to give this four stars; by other La Paz standards, I would give it a clear 4 stars; but for general Thai/Asian fusion quality and authenticity, I would rate it as average. Whatever dish you order will bear only a passing resemblance to its namesake the Thai, Indian, Indonesian, or Chinese dish; however, flavors are good, if... More 

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Address: Calle Hermanos Machego 2586, La Paz, Bolivia
Phone Number: 2-243-4682
Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz
Cuisine: Asian, Thai

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