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Le Banneton Cafe

46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 30 57 88 340
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“croissants” (158 reviews)
“baguette” (113 reviews)
“crepes” (22 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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11 - 20 of 509 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very nice baked good although a limited selection in a cosy setting. Service is okay but no where near as good as most places in Luang Prabang. We enjoyed taking a break there, but would not necessarily return. There are too many other places to...More

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Le Banneton is a great place in Luang Prabang, especially if you are French and/or French food lover. It offers a great range of viennoiseries & pâtisseries at a very friendly price. You can also head there for lunch ; the staff is kind &...More

1  Thank LG-Aude-LG
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a pleasant french bakery in the old town, with a delicious range of breads and pastries. Baguettes of wild boar pate were tasty and different.

Thank fspon
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I stopped on this place early in the morning by chance. Centrally located, Le Banneton has some of the best pastries that I've ever had. I frequently visit France, so I can confidently say that the product Le Banneton offers a phenomenal selection of coffee,...More

Thank Noah W
Reviewed 10 April 2017

best coffee so far and the pastries are sooo good, there is a beautiful buddha statue across the street to gaze at while your contemplating your pastry, they also make yummy ice-cream

Thank juliabb1
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The residue of France's Indochina empire fill this cafe. Delicious pastries and a perfect shady spot opposite one of the main temples

Thank Lazarus M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing food! The salads are hugh and amazing tasting, the lasagna also comes with salad, and the bread is as you were in France! I really recommend to check this place out! Not disappointing at all!

Thank Justine A
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Le Banneton is easy to find on LPQ's main artery. Located in a pretty old colonial era building it offers a good variety of food: Lao to French and salads to full meals. The salads alone are fabulous. The lettuce and other veg are freshly...More

Thank idefixaegean
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Stop this bakery on lunch time I take some cake and ice_coffee the taste was good ,many things also good but staff not very friendly and the rate also highly

Thank Gvv V
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The croissants and iced coffee were great. The outside seats are great to chill, to day-dream and watch people. It is definitely a significant cafe to have a taste of the Lao-French ambience.

Thank Daftsam2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 30 57 88 340
  • E-mail
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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