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La Salsa

#125 of 1,131 Restaurants in Hanoi
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5 Pho Bui Thi Xuan | Center Area, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3995 0950
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Entertaining clients

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  • 48
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    Very good
  • 10
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
La Salsa a nice place to unwind

We love the charcuterie at La Salsa - lots of good cheese and pate, a great bakery, and wine and spirits available at not too outrageous prices. The restaurant is also nice, overlooking the water, but depending on which way the wind is blowing, can be somewhat smelly; be warned!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Pamela F
,
Brookfield, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
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120 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • French first
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  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Good variety of food choices, all well prepaired. Lovely decor which is great mix of Western and Eastern culture Good service. Highly recommended!

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We love the charcuterie at La Salsa - lots of good cheese and pate, a great bakery, and wine and spirits available at not too outrageous prices. The restaurant is also nice, overlooking the water, but depending on which way the wind is blowing, can be somewhat smelly; be warned!

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TLynnDao, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Hi Pamela, It is great to know that you love the restaurant. We would love to inform you that La Salsa Nha Tho has relocated to a new address: No 5 Bui Thi Xuan Street, Hai Ba Trung District. It is quite close to 25 Nha Tho and very central also. Looking forward to welcoming you again! Lynn D -... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The Things I love about La Salsa: Perfect for when you're tired of Vietnamese food Very affordable tapas - we had the bruschetta, meatballs, clams, mushrooms, chorizo. All very good and comes with complementary bread (french, of course) Drinks - as a wine drinker, its nice to be able to have some decent wine to drink. Sangria was pretty good... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Nice homemade feel about this place serving all manner of tapas and Spanish dishes with a French touch as well. Very reasonable prices wont leave you out of pocket. Staff seem friendly as well. Recommend highly

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gatineau, québec
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I enjoyed a very good meal at La Salsa: tapas, cheese plate, soup, salmon and lemon pie. It eas a bit pricy but I had my moneýs worth. I received a good advice for the main dish from the manager.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

By and large our party struggled to find reasonable eateries in Hanoi.....and then we found La Salsa near the Cathedral on our last night in Hanoi. The menu displayed outside looked very good so we entered sat and received the low down on what was on offer that night. It didn't include tapas! Puzzled looks and quick exit as we... More 

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Doylestown PA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Clams tapas in white wine and garlic baked in a terra cotta pot, 30 of them for 40k dong or $2 and the best lunch special with a French pastry and ice cream for $7. in Hanoi.

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California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Authentic tapas in Hanoi!! A great find. Reasonably priced and some of the best tapas we've encountered outside of Spain. The fried calamari is excellent, as is the Tortilla, the meatballs, the pan tomaca (bruschetta), etc! The Sangria is also very good - not too sweet. And the service is good too.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We walked in to La Salsa and decided to go for the tapas - we didn't regret! The tapas are good, plenty of choice and service is friendly and fast. We really had the feeling of being out for dinner, a nice change in Vietnam. The regular menu seemed pricey, however the tapas were not expensive at all. Loved the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

In the center, next to the Cathedral. We had excellent food,such as gazpacho, salad, spaghetti etc. We can highly recommend duck (giblets), normally not our favorite, but here, finely tuned flavors! Sit on the Balcony, above the bustle of the street, watch what's going on in front of the Cathedral. We will will come back!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Pho Bui Thi Xuan | Center Area, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3995 0950

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?