I-Beam Bar

I-Beam Bar is swanky two-level restaurant near the centre of Vientiane, specialising in Spanish-style Tapas and European wine. Arrive in the evening and you’ll usually find a buzzing atmosphere – conversation in full flow around the various plates of tapas and bottles of wine on each table. The tapas itself is delicately prepared and presented,

Restaurants in Bokeo

For many travellers, food is one of the main ways of engaging with another culture. Food certainly plays a big role in Lao culture and society. Sharing food is the focus of any special occasion or gathering, offering food is a way to be polite and welcoming, men and women learn cooking skills from a

Joma Bakery

Joma Bakery does some of the best freshly made sandwiches in town, and proves to be a popular spot for locals and expats craving that morning cup of coffee alongside a freshly prepared snack – all with free Wi-Fi of course. Cafés serving up tasty, reasonably priced food and quality coffee are certainly not unique

Kong View Restaurant in Vientiane

Kong View Restaurant offers a charming riverside setting in which to enjoy the greatest spectacle Vientiane has to offer – the sun setting into the majestic Mekong River. Popular with both locals and tourists, the restaurant is set in an attractive house and garden, and serves a mix of Laos, Thai and Western cuisine. Diners

Vangthong Evening Food Market

Vangthong Food Market is the place to come from sunset onwards to sample the best of everyday Laotian food that is authentic, delicious and amazing value. Some tourists may worry that the food preparation is less than sanitary but it is such a popular eating spot that demand is high and the ingredients are always