Food

Dairy Queen opens riverside store

Dairy Queen opens riverside store

0 by / on 18/06/2014, 10:50 am / in Food

Dairy Queen Laos officially opened its second branch at the Mekong riverside on Quay Fa Ngum today, opposite the Chinese Opera House (Hor Kang). Dairy Queen is running a special Buy 1 Get 1 Free opening promotion until 20th June. Plus, Dairy Queen is now introducing ice cream cakes for all kinds of celebrations. For more information call 021 255 […]

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Sputnik Burger

Sputnik Burger

5 by / on 13/06/2014, 10:38 pm / in Food, Restaurants & Cafes

By ZK   What does a Red Volkswagen Beetle sliced in half have to do with burgers? Well, not much to be honest but it makes for a pretty unique seating option that’s for sure! From today, you can now sit in a ‘half beetle booth’ while you watch the world go by and chow down on a pretty sensational […]

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Kualao Restaurant. Serving authentic Lao food since 1994

Kualao Restaurant. Serving authentic Lao food since 1994

0 by / on 20/05/2014, 11:38 am / in Food, Restaurants & Cafes

By The Omni Traveler  It was a breezy Saturday evening and we found ourselves at the Thatdam red light area at the brink of dusk. We looked to our left and there stood a humble house that carried a silent yet majestic aura reminiscent of a past French colonial era that dared to refuse the winds of time. While the […]

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Lao Luna D’oro

Lao Luna D’oro

2 by / on 09/05/2014, 4:15 pm / in Food, Restaurants & Cafes

Lao Luna D’oro: Starring great pizza By ZK One might think being located along the main strip would make Lao Luna a tourist trap, or one of those lucky dips of Italian restaurants, where aiming for the stars actually means landing in the mediocrity of processed, tasteless pizza? Fortunately for pizza lovers, there is a clear absence of mediocrity or […]

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When you’re InTown

When you’re InTown

0 by / on 28/04/2014, 10:51 am / in Food, Restaurants & Cafes, Wine

By ZK It’s not often you walk into a restaurant in Vientiane and feel like you’ve just stepped into a sophisticated outdoor dining oasis. Introducing InTown restaurant. A visually and gastronomically impressive venue, InTown is a new-found heaven for socialites and foodies alike. The restaurant’s three expansive two storey buildings form a U-shape that surrounds a large, open outdoor dining area, with […]

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Five Guys, Five Nights, Five Burgers

Five Guys, Five Nights, Five Burgers

12 by / on 25/02/2014, 9:12 pm / in Food, Restaurants & Cafes

Five bold men, representing four great civilizations, undertake an epic search over five nights to find Vientiane’s ultimate burger.  Behold! A definitive answer to Vientiane’s most pressing question. In order to eliminate personal bias, we developed a proprietary algorithm to mathematically deduce which of Vientiane’s top burgers was best. To safeguard the integrity of the experiment, we have elected to […]

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Price of Meat Still Too High in Laos

Price of Meat Still Too High in Laos

0 by / on 24/02/2014, 10:59 am / in Food, Street Food

Meat is an important food that we eat every day and is one type of food, according to many Lao diets, that is indispensible. Since meat prices have become volatile, it has affected the daily livelihoods of everyone. But why have meat prices increased so much, and how can we resolve this situation? These are questions that many are struggling […]

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New Beerlao Gold brewed with Khao Kai Noy

New Beerlao Gold brewed with Khao Kai Noy

0 by / on 12/02/2014, 4:03 pm / in Bars, Food, Wine

(KPL) Lao Brewery Company (Beerlao) introduced yesterday its latest product Beerlao Gold brewed with indigenous rice “Khao Khai Noy, or small chicken rice”, which can only be grown in Xiengkhuang and Huaphanh Provinces. “In 2010, we first introduced Beerlao Gold. Since then it has been well received, but today increasing competition prompts Beer Lao to do a research on how to bring about a better beer and this one is made […]

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Festival of India held in Vientiane

Festival of India held in Vientiane

0 by / on 11/02/2014, 3:18 pm / in Food, Street Food

  (KPL) The Festival of India began on Monday in Vientiane Capital  and will continue until 11 February. The Festival of India features six interesting events at three major venues, including the National Cultural Hall, the Dhamma Assembly Hall (close to That Luang), and Don Chan Palace. Chennai-based Kalakshetra Foundation is performing Ramayana in ballet form, while the other events include: a Buddhist Festival, Ramayana […]

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Khao Kai Noy (Little Chick Rice)

Khao Kai Noy (Little Chick Rice)

1 by / on 07/02/2014, 5:54 pm / in Food

Khao Kai Noy (Little Chick Rice) is quite fragrant. It is delicious, full of vitamins and healthy. Khao Kai Noy is famous because of its good smell and taste and it can be planted only in the northern provinces of Laos. The husk of Khao Kai Noy is black and yellow. It has a very good smell; and this smell […]

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