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Tamarind

Ban Wat Sene, Old Town, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 213 128
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sticky rice” (228 reviews)
“granita” (34 reviews)
“tasting platter” (81 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Ban Wat Sene, Old Town, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tamarind really is excellent. The dishes were surprisingly different from other places we went but still very Laotian. We had the pumpkin, the lemongrass stuffed with chicken and the bbq pork. All were outstanding, with these amazing, unexpected flavors that popped out all over the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lk1968
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Served their authentic local food. Friendly and warm serving. Their staffs especially lead by their captain made great efforts to explain the way the Laos eat. Truly a great experience. 👍😘

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jcsingap0re
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We read about the good reviews of Tamarind restaurant in blogs and on TA so we wanted to try it out. We didn’t have any reservations (highly recommended) so we went in early when they opened for dinner at 1730H. We ordered their set dinner...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MamaSqueak
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is rated one of the best restaurants in Luang Prabang on the banks of the Namkhan River for it's authentic Lao Food & it's cooking school. There is a sampling platter of all the Lao favorites - bamboo & vegetable soup, savory Luang Prabang...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank andyjyk k
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the most amazing, delicious meal inspired by traditional Lao cuisine, which is so subtle and unique. You can go shopping and learn how to cook with the chef, which I will definitely do next time, so I can understand the ingredients that make...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John-Mario S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here overlooking the river ( across the road) The food was fantastic subtle, tasty a different. The chicken with lemongrass was stunning.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rusanjos
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered fresh rolls, papaya salad, stuffed lemongrass chicken. All dishes were so good. Papaya salad is a tad different from the Thais, it is more watery but very spicy.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GoodImpression
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Luang Prabang and want a taste of Laos, this is definitely the place to go! Great food, full experience with explanations and different options to try several plates. The food is delicious!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 123mateusp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local food. Service was ok. Get there before 6pm if you don’t have a booking. Price is ok but if you want super cheap go somewhere else. Good quality.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Auswander65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food and non alcoholic drinks. I had the 5 bites platter of Lao specialities, accompanied by sticky rice and famous stuffed lemongrass. The sausages from the platter were one of the best I ever tried and the dried seaweed with sesame seed was just...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marcin44
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sanfrankate415
23 February 2017|
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Response from TamarindCaroline | Property representative |
Hi Sanfrankate. Sadly, you've missed the transport that takes people from the restaurant to our lakeside cooking school. So it's not really possible to join the class after it has started. It's unfortunate you didn't phone... More
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752ryann
18 February 2017|
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Response from TamarindCaroline | Property representative |
Hi Ryan, we have a number of dishes that are naturally gluten free, and several that can be customised to be prepared without soy sauce (which in a Lao menu is the main offender). Our Senior Staff should be able to guide you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ban Wat Sene, Old Town, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Luang Prabang Province  >  Luang Prabang
  • Phone Number: +856 71 213 128
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