We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 608 Syracuse Restaurants

Laci's Tapas Bar

304 Hawley Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203-2318
Improve this listing
Ranked #26 of 608 Restaurants in Syracuse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Tapas, Eclectic, Healthy
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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!
Write a Review

72 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Syracuse, New York, United States
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I tried the Basil Vodka Gimlet and ended up having two. Quite tasty! Next we shared the Pow Shrimp, Shrimp skewered and properly cooked. Sauce a little bland for the hot rating. Good, but not spectacular. Followed that with the Mediterranean Flat bread which was tasty. Next meaty perfectly cooked lamb chops with a small amount of a side chutney.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Warrenville, Illinois
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I always look forward to local dining when traveling for business. We picked Laci's from a Yelp review and were not disappointed. Great service and we tried a little bit of many things. Loved the dates and creme brulee.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

It pains me to write this, since we have had some pretty good experiences here. Went the other night and it was disappointing...the food was spotty...some dishes were warm, other dishes were cold...The mac and cheese in particular most likely sat out for 20 minutes before it was served....The table that we sat at (corner straight ahead when you walk... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I recently went out to dinner at Laci's with friends and was expecting a great experience as I always receive. Our waiter was wonderful...he knew the menu very well and had a fabulous personality. My Sangria was delicious! Our tapas was generally good except our beef was over-charred and our cordon bleu bites came out freezing cold. They were gracious... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Found Laci's on tripadvisor on the way to a college visit to Syracuse University with my son and husband. The fabulous reviews and varied food and wine menu drew us in on our trip up. I recommend calling ahead and making a reservation in advance. We visited on a Thursday evening with an 8:15 reservation and the restaurant was packed.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I attended a wedding reception in the room upstairs. Every dish served was both beautiful and delicious. The bar tenders and serve staff were among the best I've ever experienced. If you are ever in the area you must try Lacy's

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Long Island
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Nice change from average restaurants. The choice of tapas is varied and interesting. The menu should have listed where the tapa's derived from. The meatballs (a real pleasant surprise) from were else. Nagamki (a little overcooked) Japan, etc. Four of us ordered 5 tapa's, 4 would have been enough. Very nice wine menu. Reasonable cost for a nice evening. Oh... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We actually traveled in from Georgia for a getaway and found Laci's via TripAdvisor. We really wanted to find places we couldn't find at home. Its a neat location; looks like a house among houses. We walked in to find they were full with reservations, butshe offeredfor us to sit at the bar if we'd still like to try it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Camillus, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had a group visit for dinner recently. It's a neat concept, and it was a fun night, but some of the dishes need work on either execution or ingredients. Ingredients: Tuna tartare was delish. They served it with lettuce, alfalfa sprouts, and cucumber slices, but the cukes completely overwhelm the taste of the tuna. Also could not detect any... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Syracuse, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Went to Laci's for my Birthday. The waitress couldn't have been nicer. The owner came over to our table and made some great suggestions for our meal. The food was outstanding. It was a great experience and I will be back!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Laci's Tapas Bar also viewed

Syracuse, Finger Lakes
Syracuse, Finger Lakes
Syracuse, Finger Lakes

Been to Laci's Tapas Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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: Tapas, Eclectic, Healthy

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Laci's Tapas Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?