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Cafe Benoni

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Setthathirath Road | Near the Fountain, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 213 334
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Vientiane, Laos
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is a very nice place for having different type of coffee​, noodles and so many dishes. They have good place for sitting inside and outside of the cafe. Wi-Fi is available there for free, it is a nice place for breakfast lunch and dinner.

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Thank sengar_arun
Vientiane, Laos
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017

We had a decent lunch at a very affordable price there. Nice spot in the middle of town for a quick lunch. Can get busy so if hungry get there early as the place gets busy

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Getting good veggies is a priority for us, so we like Benoni (the upper level for lunch is our favorite). The Greek Salad with eggplant, feta and black olives and the chicken salad are some of our favorites. They also have good quiche, sandwiches and curry.

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Thank ELTCONSULTANCY
Bangkok, Thailand
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2017

If you want to eat a baguette like in Europe, crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside with a nice maillard colouring this is the place to go. they also use very good ingredients. I had the ham and cheese (Paris ham, (real) cheddar cheese, tomato and salad), the freshly cracked pepper on top was a nice touch.... More 

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Thank Louise S
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

I had indian chicken curry and it was delicious! Nice clean cafe with nice atmosphere. Would def return!

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Thank Cduffy26
Vientiane, Laos
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150 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017

A new branch of Benoni's has opened in the Triple Three Condo Building on Samsenthai Road. The menu is the same as at the original site. The decor is somewhat more austere but neat and clean. Service is excellent. There is a lane between the cafe and "Vansom Delicatessen" which leads to some off street parking, which is welcome as... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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110 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Good location with lots of other restaurants and cafes around. They have european and asian dishes. Had one of the fried noodles with chicken portions. Delicious and good size.

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Thank teemu111
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe but service could be better... I ate local Laos food which was very good. I also recommend ice latte which was excellent! Menu and its variety was very good but the prices a bit more than average in capital...

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Thank Laura K
Beijing, China
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443 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 343 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Minus some things being currently sold out on the menu and limited English of the staff it was very good! Clean bathrooms too which to me is a sign of a great restaurant! Had the roasted eggplant and feta baguette and it was 35,000 kip, and it was delicious! Very friendly owner! Highly recommend!

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Thank PresPJ
milano
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Nice place with a market inside...I had an hamburger with homemade french fries and then an Ice cream...Very good...Very kindly staff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Setthathirath Road | Near the Fountain, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 213 334
Description
Established in 2007 Benoni Cafe is a popular spot among expatriates and locals alike. Due to its great location in the heart of the capital the cafe is becoming a great stop for tourists after their stroll in the city center. Serving home roasted coffee, homemade cakes and unique dishes from our very own family recipes, using local and imported ingredients. We are famous for our fresh fruit juices and crispy baguettes among "falang". Always striving for quality and improvement to ensure always a memorable visit to our customers.

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