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Ban Lao Beer Garden

Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 212 930
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“pad thai” (5 reviews)
“sticky rice” (2 reviews)
“nice food” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As long as I stay in Vientiane, yes this is the cheapest place for a beer. But for food ... almost , yes. But if you order pad Thai - don’t expect pad Thai. Or rice with veg - don’t expect much. It’s a cheap...More

Thank Yana N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dont order noodles, they were the worst I ate in Asia...they even didnt look like noodles. The only good is the garden they have

Thank Ana Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is lovely, surrounded by a garden and the lady Who is in charge knows English really well so if you have any special peticion you can make It. The food is good too, tipical Lao food, noodles, rice, and some pizzas, burgers, falafel...More

Thank Mario V
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here last night as the beer garden looked so inviting, lots of greenery and low lighting. Very lovely older Lao women showed us a table and pointed fan at us. Ate larp, chicken and basil, and pad thai. Washed down with a...More

Thank Gareth E
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Back from the street and set in quiet green gardens. Family run with authentic Lao dishes. Cheap dishes around 25000 kip

Thank blaughlan
Reviewed April 29, 2018

well cooked food presented nicely .extensive menu.including western foods .worth a visit .nice and clean which is a positive in this city .

Thank terrycastbury
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Big menu with lots of variety, Lao, Thai and western. Affable owners + good food = great experience.

Thank estevens
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

I had a path thai, which tasted ok, but the portion is rather small and it came without the traditional peanuts. My husband had a chicken kebab. It was half a pita bread that was boring and cold with salad in the bottom and chicken...More

Thank Hogl89
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

We are big fans of larb, the minced protein dish that is a staple of both Issan and Lao food. However we have generally been disappointed by the Lao version. The larb here though is great. We also enjoyed the other dish we ordered as...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the food and the prices were good a mix of Laotian and Thai. The cucumber salad was great and so were the Banlao noodles; morning glories, and laab. They have Somerbee cider.

Thank internjim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 212 930
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