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Le Banneton Cafe

46 Sakkhaline Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 30 57 88 340
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“croissants” (177 reviews)
“bread” (80 reviews)
“au chocolat” (11 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
46 Sakkhaline Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

One of the only dedicated French places in Luang Prabang, really quaint setting, a little out of the centre, croissants were pretty good and waiters were nice.

Thank 10Jack
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited Le Banetton and as a vegan i didn’t expect to be able to eat anything there, i made up my own baguette and the staff were very attentive. I had a baguette with onion jam, potatoes, tomatoes and salad and it was absolutely...More

Thank nicoleconstantinides
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Whilst I see a lot of other people enjoyed their experience, we certainly did not. Whilst the service was ok, the food & trying to pay was very poor. We ordered the breakfast package, which included bacon, eggs + baguette. The bacon was poor quality...More

Thank Nikks B
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

That’s about the limit of my French. Anyway, this is a fantastic restaurant. Everything we had was absolutely delicious! My duck crepe was outrageously tasty and my fellow diners were very pleased salmon salad and cheese sandwich. Lovely desserts too: lovely pain aux raisin in...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed March 30, 2018

coffee ok almond croissants very good . Got them fresh out of the oven. bought extra to take home other pastries looked fine

Thank pete h
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

We had scrambled eggs for breakfast. They were surprisingly absolutely tasteless. The almond croissant was also disappointing. Extremely good looked the patisserie but we didn’t have a chance to try some.

Thank Icedancer1
Reviewed March 21, 2018

I would have given 5 stars but I ordered a beef baguette sandwich (really good, with a small tasty salad) and the "Belgian" fries and a lime drink. The waitress forgot the drink and brought the fries in the last part of the sandwich- so...More

Thank WhyteWind
Reviewed March 20, 2018

I don't know why anyone would be surprised to find a great French cafe in the former French Indochina. Frankly, the only surprise is that there are not more of them. But this one is just marvelous. We had a delicious light lunch with great...More

Thank John G
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We went to Le Banneton café and bakery, to have ONE croissant each, but we had to buy ONE DOZEN! If you want a break from Asian food, (as delicious as it is, I’m not complaining!) just treat yourself to a cup of tea and...More

Thank DomusLulu
Reviewed March 1, 2018

It seemed a bit bizarre to be sitting in the heat of Luang Prabang, eating excellent baguettes with the hammer and sickle flying merrily outside! This well known café has great baguettes, good coffee and pastries, and is an excellent place for breakfast or lunch

Thank vickieplum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Sakkhaline Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 30 57 88 340
Excellant french bakery which also has a branck in Vientiane. Has over 30 types of bread & pastaries. Open from 6.30AM to about 9PM. Very good coffee. I am a regular there for my morning coffee & pastry. I can upload a photo.
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