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Kong View Bar & Restaurant

183 Souphanouvong St, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 520 522
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“river prawns” (2 reviews)
“tomyum” (2 reviews)
“pork salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
183 Souphanouvong St, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Great location by the Mekong River where you can enjoy amazing sunsets while having dinner. Come early for the sunset as well as better tables on the terrace. Beer Lao here served nicely chilled. Food average tasting and pricing on the high side.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 7 pm for diner we ate a couple, ordered drinks and 4 dishes, drinks arrived, one veg dish arrived. 20 minutes later the soup arrived, advised now that one fish not available, ok we said and waited for the fish dish, 40 minutes...More

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This restaurant has some character. Better tables on multi-tier terraces were all booked if you arrive a little late for dinner. So call to make a reservation if you want to impress your date. All the dishes are consistent in its average presentation and taste....More

Thank Kantanit
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, view, hospitality, mood. One thing I don’t like is waitresses always forget orders so food don’t come or late.

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

By the Mekong river, fairly big restaurant, has few terraces (decks). Has very nice atmosphere and it's very nice place to have dinner at. Not cheap, though

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Kong View Restaurant is located next to the Mekong river We arrived by Taxi which we arranged when we arrived in Vientiane . The restaurant has wooden tables benches which were comfortable the food was fine local Laos food pork salad river prawns and fried...More

Thank Philliplaos
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Kong view is a very famous restaurant among upper Lao society. The food price is double expensive compared to Thailand according to our experience. Anyway, it is a value for money. We really enjoyed Tomyum Kung and sea food as well as some Japanese dishes....More

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Thank Khjc1
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The restaurant is situated next to the Mekong river We arrived by Tuk Tuk which we arranged when we arrived in Vientiane so had the drivers phone number on call to make travelling around easier The restaurant has wooden tables benches which were comfortable the...More

Thank Vindiloo
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This restaurant has an amazing view of the Mekong river, and it was nice to watch the sunset while having dinner. Food was good (albeit service was a bit slow), especially the tomyum which was really spicy and flavourful and there was also a live...More

Thank angelinecheah81
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

There are better spots than this one. Service is ok. Cocktails are good. Food nothing special. Amazing view. Pets not accepted.

Thank Daniel G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Souphanouvong St, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 520 522
Lovely new restaurant directly at the Mekong
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