Vientiane offers travelers a variety of restaurants. In terms of traditional Lao dining, there are several options to choose from as you walk along the sidewalks of Vientiane.
Try the Khao Niaw (sticky rice), the Laap (meat or fish salad) and the Tam Mak Hoong (spicy papaya salad), the Sea Weed with its Cheo Bong (spicy sauce). Restaurants like Kualao and Kong View offer the local cuisine with great views of the Mekong river and charming ambiance at reasonable prices.
Vientiane also provides travelers with authentic cuisines from over the world, so be adventurous and try as many as you can. Don’t miss the PDR – Pizza del Roby which boasts the best pizzas in town, or the mouthwatering Indian curries at Delhi Durbar. Be sure to also try the Cordon Bleu at the Sabai Café in the City Inn Vientiane.