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Le Cafe Ban Vat Sene

Sakarine Road, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
+856 71 252 482
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lemon tart” (30 reviews)
“baguette” (39 reviews)
“salad” (41 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Asian, French, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sakarine Road, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
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Reviewed 27 April 2014

A nice little french cafe in a very unassuming setting, good for an afternoon coffee break or a cheap dinner with nice dessert to end the night. It is on the main tourist section in the old quarter part of Luang Prabang, between Sisavanvong Road...More

Thank Ms_pacificexpat
Reviewed 27 April 2014

I love love love this cafe. I love almost everything about it: the decor, the menu, the atmosphere. It may well be one of my favourite cafes in the world. This is usually the first place I visit when I come to Luang Prabang. The...More

1  Thank eevis
Reviewed 24 April 2014

We visited this place 3 times: once for dinner, another time just coffee and the third time for cakes (lemon tart and pear tart) they were divine! Crumbly, sweet but not too sweet, tasty like your grandma would make. We were also impressed with their...More

1  Thank Gabycalvehider
Reviewed 21 April 2014

As a baker myself, I must admit that they simply have the best lemon tart I've every tasted so far. Very nice atmosphere as well :) p.s. Mango mousse was just so so tho.

Thank Pu P
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I very enjoyed a lunch here Pho (beef noodle) and lemon tart. Very reasonably priced for the quality of food and cosy atmosphere. Will be going back before we leave Luang Prabang and try more meal.

Thank Ohmchai
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Had a good evening meal here. It felt like it was more of a cafe vibe but actually we had great food, and there were a few tables full. Drove past in the day and it was packed out. I rate the food here, would...More

Thank LondonLondon8
Reviewed 21 March 2014

We were looking for a good, strong cup of cafe Lao after finding only weak stuff around town and thought going to an upscale place would yield success. Unfortunately it was some of the worst coffee we've had - reminded us of the swill that...More

1  Thank Queen_of_Canada
Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Food is great, staff are lovely and the cafe it's self is neat and pretty. It's a great place to sit during the day and watch the world go by. Would definitely go back.

Thank Ellie C
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Nice pastries and tarts served with local coffee and local herbal tea. Cosy atmosphere and away from the crowd who goes for the night market

Thank Zingg H
Reviewed 17 March 2014

We enjoyed an evening meal here, buffalo beautifully cooked, nice salad and a basket of fresh bread too. Very reasonably priced for the quality of food. Will be going back before we leave Luang Prabang.

Thank Michael A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sakarine Road, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 482
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