Bolikhamsai & Khammuan Provinces restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Tha Khaek

Khop Chai Deu

Classy and low-lit, this fine restaurant is as sophisticated as sleepy Tha Khaek gets. Based in a pretty French colonial-era building, the open-range kitchen, visible but behind glass, dishes up tasty Lao salad, bur…
Laotian in Tha Khaek

Smile Barge Restaurant

Riverside Smile is atmospheric with lanterns hung from the walls, and decked verandahs under the shade of trees where you can coolly work your way through a menu of steak, soup, salad, fried fish and vegie dishes. A…
Laotian in Tha Khaek

Sabaidee Restaurant

Catching whatever breeze is going, this joint sits on the riverfront and serves rice dishes, láhp variations, soup and some heaped portions of international favourites like fish and chips. Nice place for a sundowner…
Laotian in Lak Sao

Only One Restaurant

Although it's no longer quite the 'only one' in town, it remains one of the best. The cavernous restaurant has a great terrace out back which looks on to the karsts and makes a good place to eat your láhp, barbecued…
Cafe in Tha Khaek

La Parisian Cafe

Our French friends will have to excuse the spelling, but this is a delightful little cafe opposite the post office. Mains are limited to salads and sandwiches, but the real draw is the delectable dessert, which incl…
Laotian in Paksan

Saynamsan Restaurant

In town, at the northwestern end of the bridge crossing the Nam San, this friendly riverside restaurant is a great spot to catch the breeze on its terrace. The menu dishes up spicy squid soup, curry and láhp (spicy …
Laotian in Tha Khaek

Local Food Place

Head to this busy local food place alongside the river if you fancy tasty Lao favourites such as pîng kai (grilled chicken) and sticky rice for next to no money. There are also plenty of similar stalls lining the ne…
Laotian in Tham Kong Lor

Mithuna Restaurant

Close to the entrance to Tham Kong Lor, this semi-alfresco, fan-cooled restaurant serves up noodles, fried rice and pork láhp, as well as Western breakfasts. It's good for a refuel before or after a trip into the de…
Fusion in Tha Khaek

Kesone Restaurant

With dining in the garden or indoors, this is a popular local place serving a mix of Thai, Thai-Chinese and Lao dishes, but be warned that karaoke is also on the menu. The ice cream is an appealing option after a ho…
Laotian in Pak Kading

Bounxou Restaurant

Whether the nearby waterfall is in full flow or dried up, Pak Kading is a good place to stop for a meal at the Bounxou Restaurant, where the fish dishes are fam­ous with Lao itinerants passing this way.