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L'Elephant Restaurant

Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 252 482
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Many delish entries on the menu. I had Caesar salad and the local mushroom tortellini in Thai basil sauce while my husband had the wild boar pate and buffalo steak. Really tasty and special for my birthday, whuch is how we justified the price!

Thank CourtneyPriceCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked in off the street and opted for a set menu featuring the tomato carpaccio, water buffalo skewers and fruit salad complemented by local beer and it was in-and-out for $25 a head and a lovely dinner all around.

Thank Brad W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is located in a corner and easily spotted. Came to this place after visiting the night market which was about 10mins walk away. There were 7 of us and we each had various dishes to try out our options. They also have fresh...More

Thank Ptrcks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We generally liked food and the service was good. They had a nice selection of tasting menus, however when compared to others at this price point we preferred the other restaurants in town both for food as well as ambience.

Thank Loizend
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We find l'elephant restaurant on TA and decided to book for dinner first arrived restaurant look great good staff with beautiful uniforms after we ordered some food the taste was ok but the price very expensive and food very small

Thank Souk L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice food, a taste of French Laos. Basic but classy dining room. Only one draw back was that the vegetables seemed to be cooked from frozen, a shame given all of the fresh local produce on offer in the market close by. Slightly more...More

Thank Jayne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is great, the menu interesting, and the prices high. Food is excellent, done to perfection.

Thank Wendysdd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Still of the best French Restaurant in Luang Prabang for more than a decade now. Thanks to Yannick & Gille.

Thank cristy g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful spot to rest, dine and pass time. Great food and wine. And so convenient to walking around town. Definitely try this restaurant.

Thank lisawHartfordCT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on the reviews in trip advisor. We were greatly disappointed in this place. First off with wine it turns out to be one of our most expensive places in Laos. Not a big deal but the food was very average at...More

Thank Keith H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 482
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