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Restaurant du Crabe d’Or

Ban Viengkeo | Ban Viengkeo, Riverside Boutique Resort, Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
+856 23 511 726
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Hours
French, International, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ban Viengkeo | Ban Viengkeo, Riverside Boutique Resort, Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had our 2 year anniversary dinner here and it was fantastic. Kit was exceptional!the service was the best I have ever experienced and the foos was sensational. We came and had a romantic meal due to it being our anniversary, however the food prices were...More

1  Thank Mitchell110616
Reviewed 8 May 2018

One again, while staying at the Riverside Boutique Hotel in Vang Vieng, we had pretty much all our meals at the Restaurant du Crabe d'Or. And once again, the food did not disappoint. Whether it was for lunch, dinner, or snacks by the pool, we've...More

Thank Dom V
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setting, overlooking resort’s pool and river. Service staff was very attentive and polite. My Boyfriend and I went at about 8:45pm and it was strangely empty, found out we were the first ones there! We ordered chicken skewers as appetisers, absolutely awful!!! They were...More

Thank Chloe L
Stekype, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurant du Crabe d’Or, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Dear guest, consistency is always a critical challenge for restaurants. We clearly did not live up to this challenge during your visit and for that we apologize. The chocolate lava cake in particular should not have looked like it did according to your picture. Regarding...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

We dined here while staying at the Riverside Boutique Resort in Vang Vieng. The menu, exemplary service, reasonable prices (compared to similar restaurants in the Wet) and setting did not fail to impress. Prior to dinner we enjoyed a drink in the gardens of the...More

Thank zenu
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We had a great evening in the Crabe d'Or. By far the best restaurant in Vang Vieng to our knowledge. Not cheap to Laotian standards but excellent value for money to European standards. The only flaw in the (for the rest very professional, attentive and...More

Thank np734
Reviewed 12 April 2018

sit outside, take in the surreal views and enjoy Laotian food served in a sophisticated setting. The food and wines were perfect.

Thank sankes
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant for a great meal with professional and friendly service from all staff. Laos degustation totally recommended

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The restaurant has a good selection of local dishes to choose from, and is reasonably priced (for a proper restaurant). The location overlooking the river, hills and hotel gardens is very atmospheric. The service was professional and friendly.

1  Thank callumx
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We ate here many times during our stay at the Riverside Boutique Resort in Vang Vieng. The variety and the quality are both great and the price is very reasonable relative to other restaurants in town. The staff is very accomodating. The only issue I...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We decided spontaneously to eat here and we were not disappointed in contrast with some other restaurants in Town. It's a good choice and a good alternative to other average restaurants in the town of Vang Vieng. If you stay here there's no reason to...More

1  Thank Marc196150
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ban Viengkeo | Ban Viengkeo, Riverside Boutique Resort, Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vang Vieng
  • Phone Number: +856 23 511 726
  • E-mail
The "Restaurant du Crabe d'Or," named after one of Vang Vieng's most famous caves, offers indoor seating, to enjoy the air-conditioned comfort of an elegantly set-up room on the first floor, as well as outdoor seating, to take full advantage of the river view and tropical garden with a magnificent backdrop of limestone mountains. In the romantic setting of the "Restaurant du Crabe d'Or," discover authentic Lao dishes, prepared with fresh local ingredients, or enjoy a more traditional Asian and French cuisine. All meals are complemented by fine wines from France and Chile as well as coffee from the Boloven Plateau. Please note that the "Restaurant du Crabe d'Or" enforces a no-smoking (indoor) and no-pet policy.
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