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Ban Vilaylac Restaurant

Between Chou Anou Road and Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 222 049
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“laap” (7 reviews)
“papaya salad” (7 reviews)
“sticky rice” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Between Chou Anou Road and Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely excellent restaurant! Superb food! High quality local food that is going to leave you wanting more and more. My husband and I ended up eating here every night of our stay in Vientiane! One word - delicious!!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OKWhite
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with family of teens. Entry starts with lots of garden and foliage on street frontage that creates a nice ambience. There are a few tables outside with rest inside. Staff and owner friendly although for a small restaurant they were a little frazzled...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevebY1055OZ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came here after other reviews and it was close to our hotel. We accepted the owner's recommendations rather than study the huge menu. Our meals contained nothing like the fresh ingredients that others have provided photos of. Mine was a grey tasteless mush in an...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank marcuscale
Reviewed December 4, 2018

We went here with a vague notion of the foods we wanted to order. The owner, Ms vilaylac, made other suggestions based on what was fresh and we let her guide our meal. We thoroughly enjoyed the amok, papaya salad and dried beef we ordered....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FellowTraveler759395
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Went there as it was nearby and looked cozy and authentic. Totally authentic it was!! Excellent lao food. We had the bbq pork and the fish soup, along with fresh spring rolls. And sort of a bean soup for dessert. All felt freshly cooked, tasty...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank galacsea
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The food was excellent, very tasty and a huge menu to choose from. The owner, who was both serving and cooking when we were there, was very friendly. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 178innesm
Reviewed August 5, 2018

The food is very good with many choices and also vegetarian/vegan options. The staff is very friendly also.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Petra E
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We just happened across this atmospheric local restaurant while wandering around the streets of Vientiane. It’s tree & plant lined street frontage drew us in & while service was as a bit slow at first, the owner was busy chatting down the street, once she...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank susanvC8034IY
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Lovely rustic restaurant with a big welcome. The enthusiasm of the lady running it is great. She was mending a fan on our arrival and the other member of staff was not able to take our drinks order so a short wait for service. We...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jane M
Reviewed March 7, 2018

We actually found this place by mistake as we were looking for Phakhao Lao which is just around the corner , glad we did as this was just an amazing experience. The lady who ran this place told us on arrival that she was the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank HughRichardStacey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Between Chou Anou Road and Rue Francois Ngin, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 222 049
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