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La Salsa

#248 of 1,684 Restaurants in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5 Pho Bui Thi Xuan | Center Area, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
Name/address in local language
+84 4 3995 0950
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09:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I moved to Hanoi a week ago and I was delighted to come across this place. It has nice decor and friendly service. However, the best service in the world cannot make up for bad food. I ordered warm goat cheese salad. This turned out to be three slices of goat cheese on some toasted slices of bread, and these... More 

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Thank Phil K
Linh D, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Dear sir, my apologies for your unexpected experience at La Salsa. I would like to confirm with you that once our clients are not happy with the food, leave food on dishes as full or almost full, we wont charge any money ever. However, as we observed, you did finish the dish quite well with a few salad left. Therefore,... More 

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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I visited La Salsa with my mother for lunch. We tried a few tapas's, served on lettuce without any nice texture. Quality was below average. We even had to return one from of the dishes (fried calamari). For the main dish we decided to try the Seafood Paella. Was simply awful. No way a paella can be ready within 15... More 

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Thank Royi S
Linh D, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Royi, Please accept my sincere apologies for your bad experience at La Salsa. We are grateful for all types of feedback (positive or negative) and we also take pride in our menu and quality of our product. We shall be sure to take your comments onboard for future and improvement purposes. Although a minor point, I hope you... More 

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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We dined at La Salsa on a Saturday evening in June as a group of six. We were delighted by our choice. La Siesta provides a great taste of Europe and a welcome change if you fancy a break from the local Vietnamese cuisine. The menu consists of a varied selection of French and Spanish dishes so there's probably something... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

It is very few we can have a nice Spanish in Ha Noi and this is the one of best now. The restaurant is located near Tay Ho and has good view and nice interior. They do not have lunch menu and need more clean, these two are challenging situation I think.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

After high recommendations for this place, we tried it out. It wasnt long after ordering that our food started to appear. Seafood is so fresh and tasty (didn't expect it to be do flavoursome) and vegetarian dishes great too! Lovely welcoming staff are always on hand and a really relaxed environment. Lyn the manager is so sweet and will go... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Read about this restaurant on T/A and thought we would give it a try, it's a little hidden away so had to resort to google maps to find it, so we were about 1/2 hr late and the staff were worried about us, once we arrived they were very polite and efficient, tapas was quickly served and very tasty, along... More 

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Thank Darts1962
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6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

La Salsa is a cozy restaurant with a nice atmosphere. The wait staff is very attentive. Our kids wanted burgers and were happy with their selection. We opted for tapas: toasted bread with tomatoes, olives, an omelette with potatoes, ham croquettes, meatballs, and a bell pepper salad. The portion sizes were what one should expect for tapas and the presentation... More 

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Thank Chenin G
Linh D, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Hi Chenin, Thank you so much for your review about La Salsa. And my apologies for not be able to fulfil your family dinner at best. I will send your comments to our kitchen staff, especially about the tomato & garlic toast as normally we do not serve with balsamic sauce but lacking of garlic favour is something needs to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

A friend and I had another restaurant in mind to go for our las night in Hanoi but when we got there they had already closed the kitchen, but the guy told us, if you walk on this same street you will see a restaurant on your right called La Sansa, so we got here and realized that the place... More 

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Linh D, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Hi Leandro, thank you very much for your great review & look forward to welcome you again one day! regards More 

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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I live in Hanoi and have frequented more then 4x. It is amazing! I have perfected the menu with my girlfriend. It is the following, sangria to start, clams, goat cheese salad, seafood pasta and cheese potatoes. Followed by mango crepe dessert! Mind. Blown. Enjoy!

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Linh D, Manager at La Salsa, responded to this review

Hi Nathan, thank you so much for your lovely comments about La Salsa. Looking forward to welcome you & Niko soon again! Best regards, Lynn More 

Weilrod, Germany
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

According to tripadvisor feedback we should not have come here but we did go. Good choice - the food was typical tapas with authentic taste. Prices are - for Vietnamese standards AND for backpackers who seem to rate everything here - quite high but we think it is great value and taste for money! Dont get We stayed for 4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Spanish, French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
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

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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?