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Spirit House Bar & Restaurant

) #22 of 354 Restaurants in Vientiane $$ - $$$ , Asian, European
93/09 Fa Ngum Road | Ban Seetarn Neua, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 243 795
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Asian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
93/09 Fa Ngum Road | Ban Seetarn Neua, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spirit House is everything the reviews say - a classy, comfortable place across the street from the river, perfect for enjoying a drink before dinner. I tried the Lao Tai cocktail, which was pretty good, but was intrigued by the ingredient 'Lao Whisky' - did...More

Thank EB D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place and location. Cocktails and food are very good. I think it is a little bit expensive for Vientiane.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Spirit House is a living testimony to what happens when you keep it classy, delicious and dynamic. Featuring indoor and outdoor seating next to the Mekong, Spirit House is a mainstay for locals and tourists alike who are after a relaxing sundowner and a great...More

Thank Gabriel E
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

As others have mentioned, this is a great place for cocktails. The food was great too, we had the whole steamed fish and some chicken dish. It was raining but the tree protected us

Thank Ludo-Owen
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Their cocktails are good and not pricy (especially on happy hour...) and so is the food ! The service is a little bit slow but waiters and waitresses are nice. They don't have a direct view of the Mekong river but the place is nice...More

Thank Laure_R_Z
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Easy to default to the Spirit House each evening for their cocktails and cold beer laos. Food is good. Easy to meet people. A riverfront no brainer

Thank WaratahPastoralCo
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This place was recommended to us and I can see why. It is popular with locals as well as tourists. Service was very efficient with our waiter coming and having a chat with us after the meal. We had 2 gin and tonics, a large...More

Thank elias501
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This popular bar and restaurant became our local during a week in Vientiane. It's not the cheapest place in town but it offers a stylish venue, massive drinks menu (with every cocktail imaginable) and great food choices to suit all palates. It's very popular with...More

Thank jennifer b
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Stopped in for a relaxing drink - out of the sun and rain. Good apperitif before dinner at one of the restaurant seating areas along the Mekong River

Thank kathmandu91
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My friends and I ate here, there was good food, we had good wifi, I would absolutely reccommend taking your lunch here.

Thank Maria S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93/09 Fa Ngum Road | Ban Seetarn Neua, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: +856 21 243 795
  • E-mail
Whether you are looking for a peaceful waterfront breakfast, a lunchtime burger washed down with an ice cold beer, a simple glass of wine as the sun sets and ignites the Mekong or a seductive evening with the finest classic and contemporary cocktails in Vientiane, our stylish wooden interior, shaded riverside beer garden, music to suite the mood and a stunning sunset view make The Spirit House a must visit.
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