Taking its inspiration from the 1st millennium tribe that settled across Southeast Asia, LAO reflects the rich culinary traditions of the LAO people, heavily inspired by the natural beauty and intrinsic cuisine of Vietnam.

LAO aims to elevate traditional Vietnamese cuisine through Chef Mai's menu, fusing traditional cooking techniques with modern presentations developing unique flavors and sensory experiences.

LAO creates a truly unforgettable dining experience with both indoor and alfresco seating overlooking the hotel's central gardens. A spacious and creatively designed private dining room is available for intimate parties and dinners.

Special Nights At LAO

Enjoy a variety of fresh, steamed, poached, grilled oysters, prepared to perfection by the culinary team at LAO every Saturday night.

Embark on a culinary journey at LAO every Tuesday and Thursday and discover the fresh mud and Atlantic crab specials, prepared by Chef de Cuisine Mai Nguyen.

Opening Hours:

Monday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Sunday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.


Reservations are strongly suggested. Kindly call
971-4-818 2222 or email Dubai.restaurants@waldorfastoria.com


Lower Ground Floor
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