Laos food is some of Asia’s freshest, generally incorporating herbs and grilled or steamed meat and fish, with many regional delicacies to discover. This is list of the best restaurants to eat Laos food in Vientiane.
Han Sam Euay Nong Restaurant
Add: Th Chao Anou, Vientiane, Laos
Opening hours: 8am-7pm
Cheap, tidy and tasty, this busy family-run restaurant features must-have dishes like naem khao, crispy balls of deep-fried rice and sour pork sausage shredded into a salad like dish,and the delicious khao pun nam jaew, thin rice noodles served in a pork broth with pork, bamboo and herbs. This unmarkedrestaurant is located directly adjacent to the Lao Orchid Hotel.
Khop Chai Deu Restaurant
Add: 54 Th Setthathirath, Vientiane, Laos
Opening hour: 8am-midnight
In a remodelled colonial-era villa near Nam Phu, Khop Chai Deu has been a travellers’ favourite for years because of its range of well-prepared Lao, Thai, Indian and assorted European fare. Upstairs is a new low-lit bar with slick urban swagger.
Nam Ngeum restaurant
Add: Ban Na Khuen, Vientiane, Laos
One of a handful of restaurants to eat Laos food is Nam Ngeum retaurant. It gets good reviews for its tasty tart and spicy fish salad, fish soup and steamed fish with fresh herbs.