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Lao Laan-Xang Restaurant

1146 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-4841
+1 608-280-0104
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“squash curry” (12 reviews)
“rangoon” (3 reviews)
“spicy peanut” (2 reviews)
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1146 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-4841
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Reviewed 21 June 2012

I have been eating at both locations for more than 10 years. They easily have my favorite SE Asian food in town. The curries are great, but don't miss the house specialties. I can also just spend the night with a few appetizers. I love...More

Thank DJAfterbar
Reviewed 17 April 2012

Loved everything about this place. The server was quick to stop at my table and was well versed in the menu. She helped me with my choice and it was perfect! Looking forward to a return visit.

Thank Dura A
Reviewed 16 April 2012

I went to this restaurant after reading the food blogs about Madison. This was a charming, neighborhood restaurant serving home-cooked Laotian food that tasted very authentic (I have been to Laos). I ordered the squash curry with chicken. It was a lovely combination of sweet...More

Thank pacyabags
Reviewed 18 March 2012

We travel to eat at this restaurant. The curries are my fave, but lots of other dishes are wonderful as well. Worth the trip every time. Casual, not fancy, cozy.

Thank OlGreyMare
Reviewed 12 March 2012

This is a little restaurant and overall I like the food. The reason I gave the rating of 3 is because it lacks of Wow factor. Don't get me wrong, overall, it tasted good. We ordered spring roll (not fried kind) with Chinese sausage. Well,...More

Thank Air747
Reviewed 8 March 2012

My husband and I went to the Lao Laan-Xang on Williamson, and it was delicious. I got the squash curry with chcken, and my husband got the beef with peanut sauce. I got mine with a level 3 heat, and hubby a 2. I was...More

Thank Kimshiro B
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Seriously. Good vegetarian and meat options. Would recomend the peanut sauce with tofu.

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 20 February 2012

I live in Madison, and this is one of my top, top, top restaurants. I take every out of town visitor to eat here. Their curries are just incredible. The squash curry might be my favorite meal to eat in Madison. And you get enough...More

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed 16 February 2012

Delicious vegetarian entrees, limited vegan fair and difficult for the vegan who is also trying to avoid oils. But all in all, delicious food and a very nice atmosphere.

Thank HappyVeganTraveler
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Our family stopped here while passing through Madison. Our server was exceptional taking time to explain the menu options and describe each dish in detail. She was on top of her game the entire meal. An order of Crab Rangoon was delicious. No grease here,...More

Thank pk2211
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1146 Williamson St, Madison, WI 53703-4841
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-280-0104
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