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L'Elephant Restaurant

Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 252 482
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 7 min
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French, European, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for my wife's birthday, thinking it might be nice to have a change of pace from Asian food. What a mistake! It's overpriced and tasteless. Seriously, every dish was a letdown. Don't make our mistake of believing some of the positive reviews...More

Thank geldolphMcLeanVA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious. Friendly and attentive staffs. But mostly, my partner and I loved the decor very much. It was a lovely dining experience for our last night in Luang Prabang.

Thank Cest T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table, arrived on time, after 10 minutes no one had offered a drink or even water. At least 7 staff were standing around looking bored and disinterested Walked out no one even asked why, went to the 3 Nagas around the corner. Awesome....More

Thank Tommydeee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The family wanted a break from Asian food didn't. The Buffalo steak was extremely tasty and the genuine thing as a touch tough. My done finished it with gusto. The pork medallions met firm approval from a fussy daughter and my wife's pepper fillet steak...More

Thank Stewtop
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious French food with a variety of prefixed menus. I recommend for about $22 the prefixed menu that has a coconut pumpkin soup, with pork loin in a sauce with mushrooms and sauteed vegetables. Excellent portions and attentive service. I dinned at fresco. The fans...More

Thank karen_ralph
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a tourist destination. The food was very good, although the juices were not as wonderful as suggested. Menu is good in having a variety of spices. Both Lao and French food add to the variety.

Thank RocketrobMiami
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our best evenings in LPB. Food is simply delicious and they have a great winelist. We had a truly lovely romantic dinner, the place is lively with a mic of regular locals and tourists. One of the more pricier places in the city,...More

Thank DirkJan151
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a place with authentic tasty Lao food this is the place to go. We've visited L'elephant on our first night in Luang Prabang and it did not disappoint. I recommend you go for a set menu if you haven't experienced...More

Thank StellaBella17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite expensive given the area but overall worthwhile. Food was very good and the service attentive.

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely dinner at this restaurant. The food was excellent and yummy. The service attentive with great atmosphere. The wine list was extensive. It is good value for money.

Thank Betty P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 252 482
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