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Bor Pen Yang

$$ - $$$, Asian,
Quai Fa Ngum, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 261 373
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good53%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“night market” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Asian, Pub
$$ - $$$
Quai Fa Ngum, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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21 - 30 of 137 reviews

Reviewed December 9, 2017

This is probably the place with the best view over the river Mekong with a great atmosphere and good drinks, but the food quality is really rather poor.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank abloe2001
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

A perfect place for an afternoon drink and snack. Marvelous view through Mekong river especially in sunset time.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank babikos81
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Bor Pen Yang is a curious restaurant bar. Situated on Fah Ngan Quay on the bank of the Mekong river. Located on the 4th floor and requires a climb of several flights of stairs (no elevator) A large wood central bar dominates the restaurant. It...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank stuart c
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Service was completely terrible, food took over an hour to come out and even when it started to come out it took an extra 30-40 minutes for everyone at our table to get their meals. Food was extremely average and proportions weren't great compared to...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank kaitoshea
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This roof top offers a nice view, a nice cocktail list and a very special and entertaining atmosphere. A lot is going on in there.... You can easily make new friends... and have a fun evening..

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Bernard C
Reviewed August 24, 2017

It was one of the first bars that opened and is still popular. Located on the 4th floor, it offers great river views ( unfortunately no lift ). Prices are very reasonable. Mix of foreigners and locals, and a lot of " freelancers offering their...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank pierremichelshanghai
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly and helpful. It's the best place to view the sunset and the bustling of the night market down below. Some "working girls" can also be seen roaming around.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank rendiaw
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Sometimes it is good to go with friends and see the locals over there. Of course it is not my favorite

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank D1308VBdanielg
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Very busy on the weekend, a great sunset option. I wish they hadn't built that annoying night market in the way of the view but what can you do? This place has been around for years and is perennially popular. Cold beer, nice food and...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank angstas
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a very nice bar facing the Mekong River. Cheap good drinks with very good services rendered. Nice background music and there are also pool tables available. The only setback is that this bar is located on the 3rd floor of the building and...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank MadmanAdventure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Asian, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai Fa Ngum, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 261 373
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