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Sapa Essence Restaurant


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$2 - $10
Asian, Vietnamese, Italian, Fast Food, International
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks

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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

After a long day of rather damp climbing the vegetarian hotspot hit the spot for us at this place. It was busy but the service was not compromised at all. Sorry no photos but was too hungry 😂

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SummitSeekingSherpa
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from Cat Cat Village for a snack. Best spring rolls in town. Will recommend but they are slow in serving.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Andrea S
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We've been here twice for lunch and once for an evening meal as it was handy for our hotel. Can't understand the review about slow service, as our experience is the opposite - waiter very efficient, friendly and helpful. We wanted good, nutritious, Vietnamese food...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 104paulaw
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located in Cat Cat Garden Hotel. Pirce is not so cheap but reasonable price, not expensive. Also view is good. Quality of food is over the average. Near cat cat village.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Journey708059
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Ordered soup, sandwich with fries and pancakes. First they brought the pancakes and the fries. After 30 minutes they bothered to tell me that they don't have the ingredients for the sandwich and the soup came after 40 minutes. Only two tablets in the restaurant...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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Reviewed January 10, 2017

We stumbled across Sapa Garden Restaurant on our walk back from Cat Cat village. The place had a nice atmosphere and the service was genuinely good. We were invited to sit near a heater to dry our drenched clothes and had a taxi ordered for...More

Thank Beata C
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Food was really nice and good priced, we paid 350k(15$) for 2 meals(rice is included in dishes), a beer, milkshake and two cofees.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Laura N
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is located at the very end of Sapa following the road down to Cat Cat, so it is an ideal stop during the way back up. We did so for lunch and had very tasty sandwiches. They were so good and big we...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank mons993
Reviewed August 6, 2016

We tried grilled duck with local honey, fried spring rolls with chicken, and fried rice noodles with vegetables, and all of them were delicious! This place has also wonderful view, so a bottle of beer or cup of tea in the afternoon is also highly...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank h0limw
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Tried few Vietnamese dishes and all was very good. I definitively recommend the BBQ duck that comes served on a hot plancha. Restaurant is located 10 min walk from Sapa center but it is worth going, very peacefull environment and view of the mountain. Only...More

Date of visit: July 2016
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