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Ban Hysok | Bookings: The Full Moon Cafe in the Old Town, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 20 55 699 429
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Extra ordinary

Perfectly organized, friendly atmospher. Extremely delicious food. First time to eat real Lao... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2013
Sameh S
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Fabulous cooking class with nook

Three of us attended the market tour and cooking class run by the delightful Nook. What attracted... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2013
Bea D
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Brisbane, Australia
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Lao Experiences offers Lao cooking and culture in Nook's garden by the Mekong River. Learn about ingredients you will use to create your Lao lunch. Make a variety of popular Lao dishes using traditional implements and techniques. Learn secrets of making perfect sticky rice. Meet at The Full Moon Cafe at 8:00am for our Fresh Market Tour & Tasting, 10am for our Lao Cooking Course. Book and pay at The Full Moon Cafe (Rue Francois Ngin) Riverside Precinct the previous day.
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Ban Hysok | Bookings: The Full Moon Cafe in the Old Town, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Perfectly organized, friendly atmospher. Extremely delicious food. First time to eat real Lao cuisine which definitely worth the try.

1  Thank Sameh S
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Three of us attended the market tour and cooking class run by the delightful Nook. What attracted us to this was Nooks experience with Luke Nygen the famous Aussie chef and tv cook. Cost for both market and cooking class was $55 and well worth...More

2  Thank Bea D
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We stumbled on the sign for Lao Experiences outside the Full Moon Cafe and thought it sounded like a fun way to spend a few hours. We were right. The short tuk tuk ride along the Mekong, the lovely garden setting and our wonderful 'teacher",...More

2  Thank Steppinglight
Reviewed 20 May 2013

It was a great choice to do the cooking course with lao experience. It is a warm and welcoming place where you get to know much about lao culture and especially the lao cuisine! The food and all ingredients are well prepard and fresh and...More

2  Thank Heimberger M
Reviewed 18 May 2013

We were a little unsure - we booked online the afternoon before but hadn't had any feedback so when we inadvertently came across the Full Moon cafe that evening we popped in and paid our money. Wondered if we were crazy signing up to cook...More

1  Thank Janice3934
Reviewed 11 May 2013

We had a great experience with Lao Experiences in Vientiane. The site is quiet, exotic and well suited for cooking. Everything was well prepared and we felt very welcome in the company of sweet, helpful and skilled hosts. It really is a cooking class -...More

Thank Nina E
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Great way to spend the midday heat. Nook taught us basics (key lao ingredients like lime, galangal, different types of basil) and more advanced subtleties (lao fish sauce vs thai fish sauce). Very clean environment, beautiful setting and the food was authentic, but can be...More

Thank hahahahaya
Reviewed 5 May 2013

A wonderful time in a beautiful setting. Nook is a great teacher and does a good job introducing the techniques and spices of Lao cooking, making things friendly for foreigners (how to cook at home, etc) while also showing you the "real Lao way" of...More

Thank benlehman
Reviewed 25 April 2013

I went there withthe group consisted of just 3 people, so we were very well looked after. It was very interesting and we saw lots of new ingredients and foods - pepper wood anyone? Overall a really enjoyable day and run by lovely people& great...More

Thank bai j
Reviewed 19 April 2013

I went on the market tour which was great and informative as I am living in Laos and this is my now my market of choice! Following the market tour we stopped off for Lao coffee and a very yummy sticky rice and mango pancake....More

1  Thank Colette M
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