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Bistro 22

22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 214 129
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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11 - 20 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2015

I was excited to try Bistro 22 as I hadn't been there yet and based on the reviews, it seemed like a good french restaurant to check out. The service was okay but you had to flag down the staff to order food or drinks...More

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The reviews said everything to look forward to. It was for my last night in Laos and the place was a bit out of the way but made it out there. The place is difficult to find, and the food was disappointing. It was either...More

Thank bonvoyage2011
Reviewed 18 May 2015

It was finally time to check out Bistro 22 as my time in Laos is coming to an end and I had wanted to try out this French restaurant for some time. We had Gazpacho as a starter and the pepper steak and salmon for...More

1  Thank Tanja V
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Europe steak house style. Not far from morning market and vientiane center. Their food is very delicious. Enjoys dinner

Thank taimany
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We went there for dinner on our last night in Vientiane. We were very happy with the food and service in this restaurant. They have some good selections of wine that goes well with the food menu. The ambience of the restaurant is quite and...More

2  Thank reIneo15
Reviewed 23 March 2015

One of my favorite places in town. Very good food at reasonable prices. Interesting wine list with normal prices and some very good (and expensive wines). Strongly suggested the steak, it has been always perfectly cooked. The staff is well trained and knows how to...More

Thank Taaac123
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Though not a fine dining restaurant it serves good French food. Had Tuna Steak which was very good. Also their beef steak was tender and succulent (very unlike the typical Laotian beef) Overall good experience.

1  Thank RobbyThommy
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Expected fine dining, but found mediocre. Had the lunch special of the day. Cream of mushroom soup was good. The breaded pork steak was rather tough, although the sauce was tasty. While my daughter enjoyed the sorbet, the caramel pancake was leathery and cold. Don't...More

Thank Laxldy
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Had a good piece of beef, excellent sauce and a great red wine. Prices are not low but ok for what you get.

Thank Sialav
Reviewed 20 December 2014

We had dinner here on a Saturday night and as we arrived early didn't require a reservation. The restaurant is quite simply decorated and reminded us of a Parisian bistro... and so did the food. As a starter we had the cheese platter and a...More

Thank mbaas
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What is the e-mail address of Bistro 22?
18 January 2015|
Response from unpeuicietailleurs | Property representative |
I can't write here the e-mail adress; Tripadvisor don't allow me to do it, I 've try many times. Please find it on the review of Bistro22. Thank you.
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The location - we were unable to find it using the map provided by Lonely Planet and Trip Advisor.
28 December 2014|
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Response from unpeuicietailleurs | Property representative |
It seems there is a mistake on this map for the location of my place. We are 300m after the position on the map, just front of the Sacred heart catholic church. Do not hesitate to give us a call if needed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Samsenthai Road | Ban Khaonyot, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 214 129
  • E-mail
The chef used to run Chez Philippe and Le central in Vientiane.
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