Restaurants

French in Vientiane

L'Adresse de Tinay

Alchemising an eclectic gastronomic landscape of snails and scrambled eggs, sea-bream fillet, beef tenderloin, rack of lamb and rosemary, plus to-die-for crème brûlée perfumed with Madagascan vanilla, Chef Tinay is …
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La Terrasse

With its old-fashioned French ambience of white-topped tables and custard-cream interior, this is a good spot for well-executed Gallic cuisine. There's plenty of choice, including steak au frites, steak Provencal, b…
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La Signature

With gentle jazz drifting onto the fan-cooled terrace of glass-topped wicker tables (and upstairs in the ochre-hued restaurant), La Signature is perfect for throwing on your smart clothes and taking a romantic suppe…
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Bistrot 22

Moved a little further out of the centre to a less bubbly locale, Bistrot 22 is nonetheless enjoying great reviews for Chef Philippe's lustrous cuisine, with dishes like pear salad, deep-fried apple and Camembert sa…
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La Cage du Coq

Named after the fighting-cock cages that ornately decorate the garden, this is a classic French restaurant offering duck confit, buffalo fillet and coquilles San-Jacques (angel-hair-encrusted scallops in this case).…
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Le Vendôme

Located behind a cascade of ivy, it's almost as if this vintage French restaurant is in hiding. The menu comprises very reasonably priced soufflés, pâtés, salads, wood-fired pizzas, terrines and steaks. The candleli…
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ParadIce

On the grounds of the Institut Français, this airy, comfortable cafe is a real oasis in which to sit and read with a coffee (and quick wi-fi). There's French news on the tube and a range of sandwiches and cakes to k…