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Cafe Benoni

Setthathirath Road | Near the Fountain, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 213 334
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (18 reviews)
“baguette” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Setthathirath Road | Near the Fountain, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Yes, we have got to that point of the holiday where we fancy a burger and this was a great place for it. Not ridiculously overpriced as we have found in some western food places, but well priced, homemade patties and beautifully presented. Just wished...More

Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this cafe by chance as we looked for a place for lunch. The menu displayed outside showed reasonably priced local and western dishes. Inside, the tables, chairs and floor are immaculate and comfortable. Plus, there’s free WiFi. We tried the basil chicken...More

Thank YellowJello00
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Come here for the cakes and the cakes only. Poor service, forgotten drinks, no knowledge of the menu, empty plates left for half an hour. Pasta was bland, raw garlic in chopped tomatoes with far too much parsley. Friend enjoyed her baguette but the bread...More

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for some drinks to cool off with. Prices were the same as you find most places but the beverages were quite a bit smaller. Would have been okay with it as I was paying for air conditioning as much as anything. Then the...More

Thank purplemunky
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This cafe does an amazing porridge for breakfast! We also managed to get hot English tea which was also good. The prices were reasonable and the service was friendly. We never had lunch here but it did look very good too!

Thank MelissaG94
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Good coffee and cake is super mouth-watering. Price is reasonable. Many choices for lunch. Wifi is good. Would like to recommend.

Thank Happyman-ith
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We were there for a long time waiting for those to pass until we had to go to the airport, we had 2 large coffees, french fries, 2 plates of soup and 2 pad thais and paid like 169,000 k. Everything was delicious and the...More

Thank Paulina M
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We always had good meal. They have nice variety of drink and deserts. Our favorite dish is clear noodle Padthai.

Thank Jai P
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Currently living in Thailand- coming to this cafe was such a treat- proper crusty bread and delicious Brie was just fabulous. My husband also really enjoyed their pasta. Would definitely recommend this place to eat. Also try the hot Caramel! Never tasted anything like it....More

Thank munchkinwanderer
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Good meal and not expensive. Good price quality. Staff very friendly but good explanation is necessary english rather poor. Really good dessert cake.

Thank Phimippe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Setthathirath Road | Near the Fountain, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 213 334
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Established in 2007 Benoni Cafe is a popular spot among expatriates and locals alike. Due to its great location in the heart of the capital the cafe is becoming a great stop for tourists after their stroll in the city center. Serving home roasted coffee, homemade cakes and unique dishes from our very own family recipes, using local and imported ingredients. We are famous for our fresh fruit juices and crispy baguettes among "falang". Always striving for quality and improvement to ensure always a memorable visit to our customers.
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