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Spirit House Bar & Restaurant

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 November 5, 2016

This place was perfectly situated right on the Mekong and the hustle and bustle of the nightlife along the river. Lots of outdoor seating, as well as some tables inside with AC. The staff were incredibly helpful and expedient. We were a large group and...More

Thank a h
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Located right on the Mekong and a terrific atmosphere. Amazing cocktails and drinks. Great food and excellent service. Highly recommended.

Thank Vanessa H
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Spirit House has to be the best bar in Vientiane with an almost perfect location on the banks of the mighty Mekong. Fortunately, for our group, it was right next door to our hotel. On our first visit, we had pre-dinner cocktails - he signature...More

Thank BMF60
Reviewed September 13, 2016

What place. Many expats and an extremely helpful staff. The staff is mostly available evry second and are really trying to serve you for the best. Food is excellent, Gin-tonic for a reasonable price and not being cheated with some fake gin. Really advise you...More

Thank frans1954
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous food. Loas style, Western food and kids menu options. Relaxed setting with view of the Mekong.

Thank parkren
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Great bar settled along the Mekong riverfront. My friend and I stopped here on our first evening in Vientiane, wanting some cocktails and some good food. The portions are BIG! Which isn't a bad thing! And the cocktails were rather good too. It is a...More

Thank AstridMagnolia
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We went here twice, once in a morning for breakfast and once in an evening for happy hour cocktails. The staff are friendly and speak good English. The menu has plenty to choose from and the prices are reasonable. For breakfast we had croissants and...More

Thank kirsteen j
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Could this restaurant in May 2016 and have enjoyed several trips. Menu is extensive and food is very well presented and tasty. Drinks are priced well and drinks/ cocktail menu is also extensive. Seems to be a hangout for a more sophisticated crowd, the live...More

Thank ginger-boy67
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to Spirit House and was not disappointed one bit. The menu has a large selection of Lao, European, and American food. Atmosphere was pleasant, service was good. I ordered the tenderloin, awesome for Southeast Asia steaks. Nice big steak, potatoes,...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed July 15, 2016

A bit out of the way from the centre heading up the promenade towards the area where everyone eats out on BBQ food. Cold beer in an original Loa house now bar and restaurant. Decent prices good service, try the chicken satay sticks there great.

Thank zammo7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93/09 Fa Ngum Road | Ban Seetarn Neua, Vientiane 0100, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Prefecture  >  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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