10 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Th Sisavangvong (at Wat Mai corner), Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Vegan, Buffet, Fast food, Laotian
Vegan food buffet in the night market. Large selection of dishes include tofu, veggies, and rice paper rolls. As much as you can fit on a plate for 10-15,000 kip, depending on the stall. Directions: when you enter the night market from the west, walk down Sisavangvong road, past the first laneway of food stalls on you left, after 5 minutes walking through the craft stalls, you'll see the vegan buffet on your left, on the corner of Wat Mai.
Sisavangvong Road, Ban Pakham, Town Center, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Western, Buffet, Juice bar, Asian, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Nice place in Pakham Village, frequented by tourists. Offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, fresh juices. Has a separate vegan menu with around 12 dishes (including dessert). Serves a buffet from 8am-2pm on Sundays. Free Wi-Fi.
100 Sisavang Vatana Rd, Ban Wat Nong, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Organic, Juice bar, Beer/Wine, Fusion, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant with a gift shop. Makes Lao cuisine. Funded by an organization that trains disadvantaged youth. Plenty of Vegetarian and vegan options. Try the local khaiphaen and tofu dish. NOTE: Please send correct/exact map coordinates to happycow!
Vat Nong, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Raw, Asian, Lao, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. A spinoff of the original L'Elephant restaurant next door. Offers a daily changing, prix fixe, three-course raw "vegan" menu for lunch at approx. 120,000 kip and dinner at 150,000 kip. Note (Feb 2015): The "vegan menu" contains items with honey / bee pollen, as the staff is currently unclear on the meaning of vegan. Please update HappyCow of changes.
Ban Pakham Unit 4/143, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Asian, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Guesthouse with a kitchen that will make food to your specification. The host speaks English.
Kitsalat Rd (at Wisunalat Rd), Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Indian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Indian diner that advertises vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Menu has a decent vegetarian section with vegan choices. As of March 2013, dishes range from 13,000 to 25,000 kip.
126 Ban XiangMouane, Sisavangvong Rd, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Beer/Wine, Bakery, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Menu specifies what is veg; has 4 or so labeled vegan choices. Shelves of books available to borrow and Wi-Fi access.
04/72 Ban Pak Kham, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Thai, Western, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Owner speaks English and can understand specific dietary needs and menu questions. Menu has a vegetarian section where dishes without egg are vegan suitable.
Nam Khan River Road, Ban Vat Sene, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Organic, Beer/Wine, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Restaurant and cooking school. Has veg suitable dishes, and side that could be prepared vegan - ask about fish/oyster sauce.
72/4 Visounnarath Road, Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
Cuisine: Chinese, Western, Laotian, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Menu includes a 21-item vegetarian section of which some are vegan but do ask. Other basic vegan possibilities include fruit salad and mango sticky rice. Check if french fries are cooked in same fryer as meat or not. Free Wi-Fi. Has fan.
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