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Laci's Tapas Bar

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International, Spanish, Tapas, Healthy
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304 Hawley Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203-2318
315-218-5903
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Laci's Tapas Bar is located in the heart of the Hawley Green District in...
Laci's Tapas Bar is located in the heart of the Hawley Green District in the City of Syracuse. Having their own large parking lot with an extremely hospitable atmosphere creates the need to make reservations ahead of time to ensure your seat to eat! Our motto is "Eat Small, Live Large" plus every day the owners Laura Serway and Cindy Seymour are very thankful to own and operate the only Tapas restaurant in Syracuse, New York! Come see us for some Tapas!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A treasure in the City

A wonderful oasis far from the national chains, Laci's is a rarity: very good food, excellent service, and an eclectic, welcoming atmosphere. Being lactose intolerant, I can only assume my tablemates were accurate in raving about the baked brie garnished with circular apple slices. The small-plate... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Syracuse, New York
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Binghamton, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Went to Laci's on a Friday night and yes, Virginia, you should make a reservation. The unique atmosphere of an old, vintage home built in the late 1800-s adds to the cool factor but the service and tasty tapas are where the rubber hits the road. Many amazing food choices made it hard to decide but I don't think you... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

OMG the bacon wrapped dates are a must! Everything they do it 5 star We love it there! Jen and Jordan are the best so ask for either of them to wait on you!

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Buffalo, New York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Such an amazing restaurant. Great for a romantic night out or having a fancier feeling girls night. The food is incredible, small plates styled meant for sharing. The Mediterranean dish is one of my favorites as are the flat breads and any of their seafood. Really everything I've had there is amazing. They have an abundance of cocktails and a... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A wonderful oasis far from the national chains, Laci's is a rarity: very good food, excellent service, and an eclectic, welcoming atmosphere. Being lactose intolerant, I can only assume my tablemates were accurate in raving about the baked brie garnished with circular apple slices. The small-plate menu is a relief from the over-stuffed servings of some restaurants. The roasted artichokes... More 

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Southbury, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Our first time in Syracuse and once again the opinions of fellow Tripsters led us to a great restaurant. Laci's Tapas Bar gave a warm welcome on a really wet Saturday night. We got there at 6.30 and were glad we had a reservation as by 7 it was full. The waiter, Adam, explained the procedure of ordering three or... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This place was awesome! It was my first time at a tapas style restaurant. You can't lose! everything we sampled was good. I went there with two other people and we ordered about ten plates and we shared each one. The drinks were really good, too! I had the kinky cosmo and I could have had ten more. The staff... More 

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DeWitt, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

To celebrate my birthday my friend treated me to this unusual establishment. It has a bar in the middle of the place, but does not take over the space. There are numerous "rooms" on the main floor and upstairs of this restored historic house in the Hawley-Green district. I liked the different table and chair heights. But it is all... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Just tonight I hosted a group at Laci's. The food is delicious. Tapas means a lot of choices for different tastes. I had my group upstairs. Relaxed and cozy. Laura and Cindy and the crew are marvelous at service and making everyone feel at home. I have had private regular dinner here, but I also recommend for the group dinner... More 

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Syracuse
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

This place is so close to being really good, as good as they want you to believe and almost bully you into thinking but there are a few things missing. Decent vegetarian options. Probably the easiest thing to fix. Umami, also an easy fix, the humus needs it. There is a feeling of Sandra Lee in some of the dishes.... More 

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Paramus, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Our daughter got us this reservation and boy are we glad she did. The home where the restaurant is in is gorgeous. it is from the early 1800's and was a physicians house. Upon entering you are greeted by the sweetest friendliest maitre d' She was so exhuberant . Once seated she explained how the menu worked. Our waitresswas also... More 

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Additional Information about Laci's Tapas Bar

Address: 304 Hawley Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203-2318
Phone Number: 315-218-5903
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: International, Spanish, Tapas, Healthy

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 304 Hawley Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203-2318
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: 315-218-5903

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: International, Spanish, Tapas, Healthy

Description

Laci's Tapas Bar is located in the heart of the Hawley Green District in the City of Syracuse. Having their own large parking lot with an extremely hospitable atmosphere creates the need to make reservations ahead of time to ensure your seat to eat! Our motto is "Eat Small, Live Large" plus every day the owners Laura Serway and Cindy Seymour are very thankful to own and operate the only Tapas restaurant in Syracuse, New York! Come see us for some Tapas!
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?