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Lin's Cafe

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Asian, Coffee Shop, Vegetarian, International
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Latsaphanit Rd., Xaiyaphoum Village, Savannakhet, Laos
+856 20 99881630
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8:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 64
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Perfect little cafe in Savannakhet!

This little cafe/restaurant is in an atmospheric old Chinese merchants building a few streets from the river. It has a mixture of Laos and western dishes, salads, soup, breakfasts, burgers,Thai curries and homemade desserts. We ate a range of things in our two visits there and the food was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
helenc8291
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This little cafe/restaurant is in an atmospheric old Chinese merchants building a few streets from the river. It has a mixture of Laos and western dishes, salads, soup, breakfasts, burgers,Thai curries and homemade desserts. We ate a range of things in our two visits there and the food was excellent both times. About 40/50,000 kip for mains. The staff couldn't... More 

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Savannakhet, Laos
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

good food , good service,clean nothing to say they can provide you services they got old house pictures of the city

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I have been to Savannakhet twice now and been to Lin's both times. The Breakfast is great (scrambled eggs, baguette, home made passionfruit jelly) coffee is really tasty. From the dinner menu I had the Green curry, it was one of the best I've had which is surprising since I live in Bangkok. I gladly recommend Lin's a as oasis... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This place is excellent. Good food and a pleasant ambiance. Fast wifi. Lots of tourist information on the walls as well as an exhibit about the history of Savanakhet town.

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Kaeng Khoi, Thailand
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88 reviews 88 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Everything I read about making my Visa trip to Savannakhet as hassle free and enjoyable kept referring to Lin's as a great place to chill out and pass the time - (not to mention complimentary WiFi) Well it certainly was all as promised. Great coffee, real French Baguettes, Pastries and more substantial snacks not to mention the delicious Lao Beer.... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

If you go to Savannakhet, this is a must-go. Attentive staff, fantastic foods and drinks and affordable prices all of it in a nicely decorated place, frequented by tourists. Definitely recommended!

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Melbourne, Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I found this to be a fantastic little café with a very good menu to choose from The friendly staff cant do enough to please you I went for breakfast and dinner and found the food to be very good at very affordable prices

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This is the first place you should visit in Savannakhet. Very friendly staff, they give you tips on where to visit, and will help out with everything else. Great food in a relaxed atmosphere, and free wifi as an added bonus :)

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Holland
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44 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Very nice restaurant with great food. We went there several times. Everything we ate was delicious. Lin also helped us arrange things and gave us tips of what we could visit.

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

we had an afternoon snack and it was delightful owner was more than helpful on directions and what to see

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Latsaphanit Rd., Xaiyaphoum Village, Savannakhet, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Savannakhet Province  >  Savannakhet
  • Phone Number: +856 20 99881630

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 5
  • Cuisine: Asian, Coffee Shop, Vegetarian, International
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?