Welcome to Sonphao restaurant!

Laos is the only landlocked country in SE Asia. The cuisine of Laos is known for its simplicity and wholesomeness with natural ingredients from mountains and rivers.

Deluxe Lao Set Menu for 4


1. Hmong Style Wild Chicken Soup
This is the popular soup among the Hmong tribe in celebration. Fresh Wild chicken is contrasted with Lao rock salt.

2. Fried Vegetable Spring Rolls
Spring rolls containing many local specialties: jelly ear mushrooms, carrots, string beans, bean-starch vermicelli, to name a few. Please enjoy crispy and well-made spring rolls with a Vietnamese style salty-sweet sauce.

3. Crisp fried Mekong weed served with chilli dip
This is one of the famous foods in Luangprabang. Please enjoy crispy and well-made spring rolls with a Vietnamese style salty-sweet sauce.

4. Fried Lao bean & mushroom
Jelly ear mushroom is a traditional Lao food which is said to have its origins in the southern part of China. Please enjoy crunchy jelly ear mushrooms from the northern part of Laos.

5. Steamed fish in banana leaf
This is a traditional favorite; steamed fish in banana leaves are eaten with a special blend of herbs. (In Laos each family has their own way to blend herbs.)

6. Deep Fried Stuffed Bamboo Shoots
Bamboo grows naturally everywhere in Laos. Luang Prabang's bamboo shoots are very tender and sweet. Please enjoy poached bamboo shoots stuffed with special minced pork.

7. Boiled wild chicken with herb
This is the popular food among the Hmong tribe in celebration.

8. Stir-Fried onion & Pork with Ginger
Ginger brings plain taste to this dish.

Sticky Rice & Coffee & Caramel Pudding come with Set Menu.

Standard Picnic Box



1. Fried Lao bean & mushroom
Please enjoy crunchy jelly ear mushrooms from the northern part of Laos.

2. Omelet
Gentle taste comes from soy sauce.

3. Stir-Fry vegetable Curry Taste
Secret seasoning is coconuts milk.

4. Fried Chicken Cutlet with Tartar Sauce
Please enjoy tender chicken with Tartar Sauce.

5. Fried bamboo & Bean vermicelli Noodle with herbs
Luang Prabang's bamboo shoots are very tender and sweet.

Vegetarian Set Menu



1. Hmong Style Vegetable Soup
This is the most popular soup among the Hmong tribe. Rapeseed flowers are plentiful in Laos; in this mild soup, the flavor of the rapeseed flower is contrasted with Lao rock salt.

2. Fried Lao bean & mushroom
Jelly ear mushroom is a traditional Lao food which is said to have its origins in the southern part of China. Please enjoy crunchy jelly ear mushrooms from the northern part of Laos.

3. Stir Fried bamboo shoots & Bean vermicelli Noodle with herb
Bamboo grows naturally everywhere in Laos. Luang Prabang's bamboo shoots are very tender and sweet.

4. Fried Mixed Vegetable with Curry
This dish has good combination of coconuts & curry taste.

5. Fried Vegetable Spring Rolls or Fresh vegetable spring rolls
Spring rolls containing many local specialties: jelly ear mushrooms, carrots, string beans, bean-starch vermicelli, to name a few. Please enjoy crispy and well-made spring rolls with a Vietnamese style salty-sweet sauce.

6. Crisp fried Mekong weed served with jaew bong (chilli dip)
Mekong river has not much pollution yet. Luangprabang is especially famous for this dish. Please enjoy this dish with special chill dip. Sticky Rice & Coffee & Caramel Pudding come with Set Menu.


*Some foods might be changed because of season.