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Le Banneton Cafe

46 Sakkhaline Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 30 57 88 340
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“croissants” (176 reviews)
“bread” (80 reviews)
“crepes” (29 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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46 Sakkhaline Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only had a couple of croissants here so can't comment on anything else however not sure where people raving about the croissants have eaten before to think these were good. Not flaky and tbh quite rubbery. Was disappointed and ended up tossing them and walking...More

Thank Goon161
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got takeaway pastries from Le Banneton twice during our short stay in Luang Prabang because we didn't fancy our hotel breakfast and the café was nearby. Aside from that, we also chose to go there because the pastries are really tasty! The café is...More

Thank gracereeswilliams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a total of seven days in Luang Prabang last August-2018-and dined at this restaurant each day.This is a lovely place to dine at.I had breakfast there each morning.The eggs and bacon were perfectly cooked and presented and the croissants and danishes were so...More

Thank Derry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come here for the famous croissant but it was ok, not wow. The croissant costs about 9,000 kips which is acceptable. But other dishes are quite pricy.

Thank Chillingbear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been hearing and reading about Le Banneton for two years now, and finally decided to give it a try when we passed by this morning. We were quite excited about the menu because it offers something that's not commonly found in town. Unfortunately, this...More

Thank KNSYC1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wanted to find something cosy but I feel it the representation of a french cafe located in high class neibourhood in paris, for high class people. My breakfast, musli, portion was small, there is NO wifi so impossible to check mail or working with...More

Thank Logda
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Staff has troubles working anything at all. They are lazy, unattentive and couldn't care less. Place was almost empty and all six staff memberes where more or less useless. The sugar had ants in it so our coffee was spoiled...at least they changed the coffee...More

Thank Paspy7711
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We ordered the hot chocolates...awful. The crepes were ok. The service was pretty poor. Collected our own menus. Then were forgotten again so went to the counter to order which prompted them to come over. Then forgot a drink. Wouldn’t bother when there are so...More

Thank thehornsbys
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food! Lovely baguettes which we bought and brought along to the waterfalls ! Once we discovered it, we visited every day for lunch!! Highly recommended!!

Thank SydneyMumsie
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast at Le Banneton. A short walk outside the main town, it has a cool atmosphere and a great selection of food. Baguettes/ croissants and coffee were all fantastic and there is also a really nice little souvenir shop inside which is worth...More

Thank Oliver M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 30 57 88 340
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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