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Le Banneton Cafe

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46 Sakkhaline Road | (main street opposite Wat Sop), Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 30 57 88 340
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06:00 - 21:00
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Tue 06:30 - 18:00
Wed - Mon 06:00 - 21:00
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

After reading positive reviews thought we would pop in and have breakfast but was quite disappointed, the croissants were the worst we have had it asia and the bread was stale and easily forgettable, while everything looked amazing the quality didn't follow through but at least the coffee was good. Much better and much cheaper options avaliable all around town.

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Thank alextlindsay
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Good Bakery in Luang Prabang, good taste and value for money. A lot of bakery for your choses. Coffee is good taste too.

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Thank Duan T
London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We ate here every day of our visit, because we just couldn't help it. It is such a lovely setting across from a temple, and sitting at little tables outside on the pavement felt like we were in Paris, just a tropical version. The croque monsieur, crepes, gallettes, cappuccinos, pastries and baguettes were all delicious and authentic - we tried... More 

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Chico, CA
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33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Desserts looked great, but went for baguette. Actual baguette was great texture and bread tasty. I was REALLY disappointed in their fillings. Boar pate sounded good on the menu, but had a cloying sweet relish. Chicken and roasted eggplant had no flavor. The price is high enough that they could have added some sauce or better fillings to bump up... More 

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Thank Just_Get_Out_There
Gold Coast, Australia
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103 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Was sent here by our guide being told that it was a really good place to eat. Had a lunch and an afternoon coffee here. The lunch Baguette was good, fresh with ham and pickles, the coffee was ok nothing to rave about. Decided to give them the benefit of the doubt and go for a coffee and pastry. the... More 

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Thank StevenL4212
Luang Prabang, Laos
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121 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Situated in the main street 400 metres from the pointy end of the famous peninsula. Best salads in Laos, Good French bread, lunch and breakfasts. Regular Ex-pat customers. Friendly staff an ice cream.

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Thank John T
Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

We ate here a couple of times, afternoon coffee and pastries and finally for breakfast. Coffee was very good... rich and full flavoured, excellent flaky pastries and baguettes straight out of a Parisian Patisserie. Top notch! We also ordered filled baguettes from the lunch menu as take-aways for our minibus trip to Vang Vieng which were really delicious. Prices a... More 

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Thank TilleyMan
Bangkok, Thailand
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33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

This place really amazing, coffee is good. I was ordered Apple pie, it was sooooooo good. Recommend to sit in front of, great view with temple and people walking around. Just only one thing, maybe because I was sitting in outsideof the shop so they kept me wait to order over 10 minutes which is I had to walk to... More 

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Thank VictorBualoyde
Milpitas, California
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215 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Visit here for the pastries and bread! We purchased baked goods as take out for our snacks at Kuang Si Waterfalls. We enjoyed the freshly baked baguette, berry tart, and the coconut cream pastry. So divine. Half of the baguette was consumed on our way to find a tuk tuk.

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Thank KeroppiQueen
Leicester, United Kingdom
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141 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

They do a large range of delicious French pastries it's hard to choose! Very nice coffee too. A good choice for breakfast

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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