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L'Elephant Restaurant

Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
+856 71 252 482
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“escargot” (24 reviews)
“coq au vin” (10 reviews)
“buffalo steak” (42 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
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11 - 20 of 955 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and service. A bit pricy. Interesting plates. A combination of lao cosine with French cooking.

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Loved this restaurant! Great service and yummy French meals. We went for lunch late- around 1:30pm and felt a little rushed to order as the kitchen closes at 2:30pm. However, we knew what we wanted and ordered straight away. Yummy starters of frogs legs which...More

Thank kysam73
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Clasic French food in the heart of Luang Prabang. Excelent western standard service. The soups are all delicious, the buffalo steak melts in your mouth & the lime sorbet was the perfect end to a lovely meal with friends.

Thank juliashepherd2017
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Im gonna rate 5 cuz the food and environment is nice. The lights made you feel like in Paris.. great for a romantic date for two. The staffs greet you so good when u get in.. even pull the chair for u to sit. Very...More

Thank Soudala P
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Best meal so far in Laos. Quality French cuisine with western standard service. Cheap for the quality. £30 each inc drinks.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Our meals were good, service ok and the setting was stylish but for all the hype and all the $$$, I expected more!

Thank JanusAAA
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Is an amazing French restaurant. As soon as you are seated you are given a lovely cold glass of water to sip while you peruse the extensive menu. I can recommend the Coq au vin as I ordered it twice whilst dining at L'Elephant. The...More

1  Thank Christine-Tina
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Coming here since many years Very consistent No changes Good food Good service Had to give a good instead of excellent because two times we where there we had to experience very load Chinese groups

Thank pbs8888
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

In an interesting building from the 60’s concrete architecture, there is this nice restaurant: good French style service, high level French and Lao food menu even though plates are good but not as impressive as the menu. Meet is good: ratatouille, nice goat cheese salad...More

Thank Arnaud R
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very nice food both Western and Lao. My buffalo steak surprisingly good. Service fine. Interesting architecture. A class restaurant. A bit warm as the room is open to the outside.More

Thank Simon C
Management response:Responded October 3, 2017

Dear Simon, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant and we are very happy to hear you enjoy our food. Our restaurant features with a full air condition room next door from the main dinning room, the staff should offer...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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 06000, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 482
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