Le Calao is an exceptional restaurant nestled on the banks of the Mekong River on a backstreet in the heart of Luang Prabang. The historic building welcomes visitors with its whitewashed pastel yellow exterior and wide open arches. Wooden staircases wind between floors with plenty of space between table settings to feel comfortable and relaxed. Great impressions do not end there, the menu is exquisite with an extensive selection of wines to match. This is no surprise when you learn that Le Calao is managed by the owners of L’Elephant, one of Luang Prabangs most renowned French restaurants. Le Calao is ideal for couples and groups alike, with plenty of space to set up larger tables. Attention to detail and impeccable service match the high standard of food leaving the kitchen – a great choice for those visiting Luang Prabang.