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Xuan Mai


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Asian, Vietnamese
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed March 11, 2019

For the owner...please talk to your staff. I came in for an early dinner about 5pm, just me in the restaurant. All the staff we looking at their phones...had to shout to get attention. Brought me a dirty menu still holing her phone and wearing...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019

I had 2 dishes here, one dish had fishsauce in it, and this is a dish where fishsauce does not belong. Second dish came with a complimentary hair, so that went in the garbage.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank levi693
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

A week into our trip in Thailand / Laos, I realized I was craving a “dry” bowl of noodles like we can get in many Vietnamese restaurants back home in Canada. We found Xuan Mai walking about town and seeing a picture of a noodle...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bbilmer
Reviewed December 5, 2018

We found this restaurant on TA and it was close to our hotel (Royal Pakse). When leaving the hotel, turn left and go to the corner, maybe 150 meters. This seems a three generation place (grandmother, daughter and granddaughter), working extremely well together. Welcome was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Good choice of Lao, Thai and Vietnamese food, including vegetarian. Nice food with reasonable price - also service fresh fruit juices and smoothies - service is friendly. Well situated opposite the Hotel Pakse - went 3 times during my stay in Pakse.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Pretty average food, cheap beer, would have been good to sit outside but was raining very hard, staff initially forgot the 1 beer we ordered and bought 1 plate of something we didn't order. The 2 guys who sat there indoors smoking and flicking cigarette...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Discovered this lovely restaurant recently during Pakse visit...had all my meals there because cuisine was delicious and service so friendly and kind. Nice menu with Western and Asian food. Excellent location! Eating outside on patio very nice. Highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MichaelCaven
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Cheap, tasty, varied menu and really friendly. Also, you can eat on a big long table next to the street,which is really entertaining. Great for a large groups too.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank CEOEdinburgh
Reviewed April 18, 2018

This is located almost opposite the popular Pakse Hotel where I have stayed a few times in the last 6 months. I have always found this is a pleasant place to drink tea or beer and to people watch. Plenty of outside tables and chairs....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Trav53
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Xuan Mai was a sight for sore eyes after a long bus journey. I stumbled over from my hotel and immediately ordered a cold draft beer and a large bottle of water for rehydration while perusing the menu and connecting to the wifi. I chose...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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