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Spirit House Bar & Restaurant

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93/09 Fa Ngum Road | Ban Seetarn Neua, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 243 795
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New York City, New York
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185 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Terrific spot for drinks and sunset on the Mekong. Full bar, excellent cocktails and food served by attentive wait staff while gazing at the setting sun over the Mekong River.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived back in Vientiane about lunchtime after 2 weeks near the Vietnam border and local Lao food, so the idea of a full fry up was great, and so was the fry up, the full monty. But some of our group stayed Lao and we returned one night and all went Lao, great food, good service, very clean toilets,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Stopped in for a few drinks on our first afternoon in Vientiane. Tried their mojitos and the singapore sling. Affordable and adorable!

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Thank Katie T
Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Nice place to chill by the Mekong River , chicken laap a must, delicious fish goujons and a decent and reasonable white wine ! Polite and efficient staff Returning every time I'm in Vientiane 👌

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Thank Kawilab
Vancouver, Canada
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98 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

The serving staff were being trained the morning we visited, so were hesitant and obviously needed more experience. But the eggs benny were great, freshly squeezed OJ...and pleasant views of the Mekong made it a lovely place to have Sunday brunch....

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Thank mesentericmuse
ontario
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937 reviews
382 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

Overlooking the river in the foody end of town. Very good food, great service and good value. Great place to sit and watch the world go by.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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480 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant, situated beside the river, has a nice view and very good food. Serving staff were polite but not too sure at times what we wanted, even though we pointed to it on the menu. The menu is quite large with western and Laotian food. Portions are large. Our bill for 4 with a bottle of wine was 51$... More 

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

I stopped on my way back to my hotel. I ordered take away. All the staff members were friendly and warm as I waited for my meal. Bith the inside and outside area are comfortable and charming. I will return when I come back to Vientiane.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We arrived at happy hour and enjoyed the cocktails and beer before having a lovely dinner of cashew chicken and sweet and sour pork. Service was prompt and friendly.We had forgotten our mosquito repellent and they were happy to provide some.

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Penrith, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Nice atmosphere by the River, Good quick service, generally clean. Food was tasty & good value for money as were the drinks. Would come back here again 😊

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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