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Kong View Bar & Restaurant

183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21-520522
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“chilli” (3 reviews)
“mekong river” (15 reviews)
“tuk tuk” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are better spots than this one. Service is ok. Cocktails are good. Food nothing special. Amazing view. Pets not accepted.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a bit of a search, but well worth the trip. Some lovely food. To Lao standards, not cheap, but excellent for a nice night out. Nice band that brings atmosphere. Adored the river bank view.

Thank VGriet
Reviewed June 13, 2017

First off, do not go there unless you have thought about how you will get back. It is a good idea to have your own mode of transportation or else made arrangements to be picked up. We made the mistake of taking a Tuk Tuk...More

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

First was obviously good, (possibly 3.5/5) as we want back again. But like others who have reviewed, I'm finding it difficult to understand why the most basic etiquette meal rules are so hard to follow. My partner had to watch as I ate my starter...More

Thank Franck M
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Very good view of the mekong. Unpaved road between the mekong bank and the restaurant. Very well done at night with lamps in the trees. Excellent service as well. We didn't try the food, little pricey, but worth it for the view.

Thank Arijit S
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

A short distance away from downtown by Tuk Tuk. Not visible from the main street. Excellent view of the Mekong . Shady trees... Great ambience. Good choice of food. The green curry was great. Having a cold Beerlao while enjoying the fresh air and the...More

Thank James K
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Right on the banks of the Makong river is this restaurant that really stands for its name. I ate here twice during my stay in Vientiane. Both times the food was amazing and the staff is really friendly, maybe a bit on the flirty side....More

Thank LimpanProductions
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

I am for the most part a huge fan of Kong View. Have been to the restaurant many times over the last 2 years. Was excited to return after being back in the USA for the past 6 months. My goodness, I just can figure...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed December 31, 2016

The Kong View is tucked away from the main road sitting on the edge of the Mekong. It is an ideal place to go to see the sunset over the river while grabbing some beer. Dinner is good, but not necessarily outstanding.

Thank stan w
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

beautiful lively music,candle light,and the laterns,dilicious food,not noisy like as other lao food restaurant,good view of mekong river,the singer handsome,

Thank dopson l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Souphanouvong Avenue, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21-520522
Lovely new restaurant directly at the Mekong
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