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Mama Leuah Restaurant

Sunrise Side | 500m South From French Pier, Don Det, Laos
+856 20 59 078 792
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (8 reviews)
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
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European, Asian, Thai, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Sunrise Side | 500m South From French Pier, Don Det, Laos
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came there and said hello to Lutz, the German owner. He is a very nice man to chat with! So we ordered Cordon Bleu, German Schnitzel and the cheese burger. Every meal was enough, it was delicious and a nice atmosphere. Go check it...More

Thank Niels Z
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

A great place to eat Lao and western food at a fair price! We came back 4 times since it was very good! We really appreciated the several kind of curry and the cocktails too! Everything was tasteful. The place is also peaceful!

Thank Marion et Pasca... H
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch, whilst cycling the island. The food was good, not amazing. Nice view over river. A long wait for lunch.

Thank Clare R
Reviewed February 17, 2018

During my five days on Don Det, I walked the circumference of the island with a variety of variations. On three of those days I tried to stop for lunch a Mama Leauh. Only once was I successful in getting a table which is a...More

Thank traveladdict5609
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Worst vegetable and noodle soup ever - a tiny grating of carrot, onion and lettuce were the only veg. Pumpkin burger was ok but the chips were very soggy.

Thank KimGales
Reviewed December 26, 2017

The environment is great, colorfully decorated on the front of the restaurant. They also have a quiet place at the back with hammocks, but sit on the ground, over looking the river. The people who run this place makes you feel at home. Food tastes...More

Thank Lohws
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

We have been travelling for 4 months now. And though we love and appreciate asian kitchen and their maximum of tastes, sometimes we are drawn to some western food for a change before moving on to laap, lok lak, pho ga, you get the idea...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

I had two types of curry — you can chose how spicy you‘d like it. The dishes were great! Even the Bruscetta was really nice. Staff was very friendly, atmosphere is very relaxed.

Thank Wilny09
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

I was in the restaurant of „Mama Leuah“ three times and had different dishes. Each one was just excellent. Atmosphere great: very well mantained wooden construction of the restaurant, cordial service of the very likable laotian - german couple with son, unobstrusiv music combined with...More

Thank Bheinemann
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Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

... this is the place to go. Sure it is a little walk down the road from the Center of Don det but it is more than worth it. You are not gonna regret one step! The food is great the while place is more...More

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December 5, 2017|
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Response from Maxime L | Reviewed this property |
I don't have a photo of the menu, but I can tell you this: Excellent selection of curries and soups. Best Massaman curry I ever ate. Also, some German-inspired dishes. The prices are fair for the curries, especially since... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunrise Side | 500m South From French Pier, Don Det, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Champasak Province  >  Don Det
  • Phone Number: +856 20 59 078 792
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Located directly on the banks of the Mekong River, Mama Leuah offers clean and simple bungalows with ensuite, balcony and hammocks - perfect for enjoying the amazing sunrises! You can also relax in the restaurant while enjoying excellent asian and western dishes, great coffee, fresh fruit shakes or a tasty cocktail. If you're lucky, you might even get to witness a breathtaking moonrise!
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