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Makphet Restaurant - CLOSED

Sethathirat Rd | Chanthabouly District, Vientiane 01000, Laos
+856 21 260 587
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (8 reviews)
“sticky rice” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Sethathirat Rd | Chanthabouly District, Vientiane 01000, Laos
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Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

As I love to see people who get a chance to learn a trade, I love to support this project. The food was delicious, the presentation fantastic. The pumpkin dessert absolute yummy! The teachers are dedicated and the students excited and response with a huge...More

Thank loopedy
Reviewed July 6, 2012

Visited here with a group of fellow vegans; the food was delicious, nicely prepared, and the staff was attentive and welcoming. Would return here in a heartbeat!

1  Thank N A
Reviewed July 5, 2012

This restorant is just so authentic and has the most tasties dish Ive had in Vientiane. Its colourful and has a great atmosphere. It also has amazing service and in the corner there is a gift shop where you can purchase, crafts e.g. bags, soft...More

1  Thank Mata29
Reviewed July 2, 2012

This is a great cause, the people here are wonderful and really helpful with the kids and the food is great. The Lao beef was amazing and is probaley the best Ive tasted so far on my trip. Its a nice break from the menus...More

1  Thank BrookeJavier
Reviewed July 2, 2012

We went to Makphet based on the Trip Advisor reviews. We were not disappointed. Both our meals were great. We had the beef salad with apple eggplant which was delicious. Our other dish was the Lao sausage with tomato chilli rice which was even better....More

1  Thank Wayne B
Reviewed June 22, 2012

We are sitting having a wonderful meal as I type. The buffalo wraps are delicious and we highly recommend the ancient fish and chicken curry too. The food is top quality and the staff are lovely...

1  Thank gemw84
Reviewed June 22, 2012

Food probably the best we had in Laos- creative, thoughtfully presented and a wonderful combination of traditional flavors with modern re-interpretations. Don't miss the Laab and the Buffalo stew. Meanwhile as a clinician who works with severely mentally ill homeless folks when i'm NOT on...More

1  Thank Steve007NY
Reviewed June 22, 2012

I used to stay close to this hotel and hence have visited it a couple of times. Has a decent assortment of foods. Service is fast and people are hospitable. You should enjoy food here. Its a little pricier then the rest but its ok

1  Thank Salilsa
Reviewed June 21, 2012

We had a fantastic meal here. The service and food were both exceptional. First and foremost, this restaurant serves the purpose of training at-risk kids in the restaurant industry. As someone who works in the industry, I was thrilled with my experience here, and thoroughly...More

1  Thank SoreA
Reviewed June 21, 2012

Visited at a lunchtime. The serving staff were very friendly but the group found the food to be a little average for the higher price.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $10
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sethathirat Rd | Chanthabouly District, Vientiane 01000, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 260 587
Open Monday to Saturday from 11am to 10.30Pm (Kitchen closes at 9.30Pm) This award-winning restaurant (Miele Guide) is the culinary destination of choice in the Laotian capital, Vientiane. Makphet offers creative Lao cuisine, as well as great shakes and cocktails, all in beautiful surroundings. The restaurant also has a small gift shop attached to it, selling products made by families which will help keep their children in education.
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