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Main Street | The Green Building, Luang Namtha LNT, Laos
+856 20 55 680 031
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:30 pm
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate there two nights, having the the gluten free pizza with added cheese, friendly service if not lacking slightly in english skills, but hay you are in Laos, and they do try to help when they can put their mobiles down.

Thank Mcyennik
dallas, tx
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't judge, it's been many days of noodles and veggies I didn't recognize and zero English, and I'm so glad I did it. BUT, there is something so helpful about ordering a pizza and a coke and getting both exactly as you'd expect :) When interesting is constant, boring is sometimes desirable. Food was great. Good service with a smile... More 

Thank jjmichelsen
Perth, Australia
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I visited there were no other customers so no ambience but the food was good and beer cold. Wifi would not connect for me and they refused to reset because it worked for the staff so in their mind nothing was wrong. Possibly a cool place to hangout if you were a group.

Thank BeritK123
Montreal, Canada
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here 3 times to eat we had the pizza the burrito and the pasta. Great vegetarian options. Excellent food and good atmosphere and service. The place promot responsable behaviors toward environment. You can refill your water all the time, no paper napkin. Love it

Thank iguanawolf6
Seoul, South Korea
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75 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was terrific, i ate a few things here including the pizza which was very nice. Their drinks were good and it seemed to be a great place to meet and share travel stories with others. They seem to market well which can benefit the customer. Look online or when you arrive for specials including drink specials which is good... More 

Thank devis0n
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

If you have been in a South East Asia for a while and are missing western food, stop here! I thoroughly enjoyed my Spanish style wrap with fresh ingredients. The BLT was thoroughly enjoyed by my partner. All washed down with a cold glass of beer. Comfortable seating which makes a welcome change from tiny plastic chairs. Dinner was fantastic... More 

Thank Stephen N
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2017

I was lucky enough to volunteer at Bamboo Lounge last May, and I can honestly say every single thing I tried while working there was delicious!! All of the ingredients are fresh - including the CHEESE!!! Great pizza, great pastas, great breakfast foods. By eating here, you are supporting an amazing cause and helping individuals from rural ethnic areas improve... More 

Thank Lyndsay M
Cairns, Australia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017

Quality of the food was outstanding, I was very pleased with my veggie big breakfast and found it to be good value for money. This is a training restaurant that supports local schools and the staff come from rural ethnic minority tribes to learn English and cooking skills. They also make a point of being environmentally friendly and provide free... More 

Thank ThriftyBusiness
Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017

We only stopped by for a beer, so I cannot comment on the food. But there is a proper Pizza oven which suggests that things are cooked well. it is very comfortable and informal, with lots of plants.. which make for a good good feeling. Staff seemed very competent and friendly.

Thank afsl0nd0n
Jerusalem District, Israel
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

They have so much to offer in the menu. And it's sooooooo tasty! There are so nice and fanny staff :)

Thank yifat_92

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Green Building, Luang Namtha LNT, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Namtha Province  >  Luang Namtha
  • Phone Number: +856 20 55 680 031
We use authentic delicious western food to empower the local community. Food you're craving from home with a combination of fresh local ingredients and imported specials such as real cheese, bacon, olives from our nearest supermarket 7 hours and an international border crossing away. We have woodfired pizzas, Italian pastas and risottos, big breakfasts, awesome sandwiches, real espresso and top notch cocktails. All our staff are local ethnic minority people with no prior English language, food preparation or customer service skills. They come to work with us to learn English and how to work in the hospitality industry. Our profit is donated to the Luang Namtha Books In Schools program to increase the number of textbooks in the local schools from the current 1 per 3 students to everyone having their own set of textbooks. So far we've donated over 2,800 textbooks to local students. Come in to our training restaurant to help us support northern Laos!

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