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Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant

Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
+856 71 254 900
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only write about the absolutely wonderful breakfasts we had at this beautifully situated restaurant while we stayed at the Mekong Riverview Hotel. Each morning was a delight. Perched above the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers -- we had a stunning...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sojourner_xx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good local food at reasonable prices. eg kip60k for mains. Great location on the river, so go whilst still light to enjoy the view.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank gmbklm
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Our hotel restaurant. Real Lao food of excellent quality in superb surroundings. Choose the Lao dishes for the best food and the best experience.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hrcollier
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Dear hrcollier, Greeting and thank you for your sharing your experience of our restaurant. So glad you loved our Lao dishes during your stay at the hotel. From the whole team, thank for your kind words. Kind regards Mr. Chansouk Dabouasack (Aoth) Restaurant Manager, Viewpoint...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

It’s all about the view here as you over look the meeting of the Mekong and Nara rivers. The food was good, but the setting greatMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dara-Khmer
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Dear Dara-Khmer, Thank you for sharing your experience here on TripAdvisor, it's great to read how much you enjoyed the food and the view across the rivers. From all of us at the restaurant thank you and we hope that we will have the pleasure...More

Reviewed November 16, 2018

The cafe has an spectacular view with two rivers meeting at a junction. A great place to watch sunset. The food was just ok. Coctktails were not outstanding verging on bland taste and price on the steep side.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank t0ur201819
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Dear t0ur201819, Thank you for visiting us at the Viewpoint Cafe and enjoyed the spectacular views we have to offer. I like to use all feedback recieved in a poitive manner and I will be using this review to make sure we improve and keep...More

Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

if you’re sit at the corner it’s hard to get waiters, I love this place it’s one of the best view in town, love to chill out there and do some paper work but sadly they don’t have no WiFi, electricity outlet isn’t working (...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank visryan
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Dear visryan, Thank you for visiting us at the cafe and we really appreciate your feedback. I am glad to read that you enjoy to come and relax with one of the best views in town and get your paperwork done, but I apolgize that...More

Reviewed November 8, 2018

Ran into this place while strolling the river. Glad we stopped for sunset drinks. Amazing views and the prices of drinks was cheap! Well worth the stop and the staff are nice with free wifi!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank extravelagent
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Dear extravelagent, Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate this. I am so happy to hear that you visited us on your first night here and enjoyed some drinks with the amazing sunset views. I hope you enjoy your time in Luang...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

Sat there watching the festival with friends. Food was nice , views were excellent but the beer wasn’t as cold as it should be which was a bit dissapointing.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 909eves
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear Eva, Really happy to know that you enjoyed your time at the resteraunt watching the light festival with friends. Pleased to know that you enjoyed your food and the view, but let me appologize for the beer tempreture. The beers should allways be cold...More

Reviewed October 30, 2018

We very much enjoyed our lunch here after a morning of touring Luang Prabang. Service was friendly and helpful, even though we speak not a word of the language. We enjoyed the setting and the river view. Spring rolls were great and we liked everything...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Peggionthego
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear Peggionthego, Thank you for taking the time to leave such nice comments regarding your visit for lunch. Really nice to read how much you enjoyed the setting of the place and the quality of both service and food. From all of us, thank you...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I loved sitting on the terrace, seeing the Mekong flowing by and watch what is going on. Staff is very nice and food is also great. I had fresh spring rolls with pork and peanut sauce. As it was for lunch, this “appetizer” was enough...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chimru
NoiKeonida, Manager at Viewpoint Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear Chi A, So great to read your comments regarding your visit to the resteraunt after some temple touring. Very nice to know that you enjoyed some fresh spring rolls while relaxing and watching the view of the river flow by. From all of us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$2 - $85
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mekong Riverside Road | Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang 183, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 254 900
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Description
Viewpoint cafe offers you a fantastic view added to your breakfast, lunch and dinner. It is easy to eat a long breakfast in silence here and in the dinner at night the place has changed and gives you a cozy place with palm trees as your roof.
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