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Address: 277 Calle Sol, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Activities: Drinking
Description: El Farolito Is a small chill out bar where neighbors and local artists...
El Farolito Is a small chill out bar where neighbors and local artists hang out regularly, we offer all sorts of mixed drinks, wines, beers and tapas. Its decorated exclusively with puerto rican artwork and features local artists projects. Its considered an alternative art space in the city and the best local bar. were located at sol street # 277 Old San Juan , Puerto Rico
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A gem.

Unusual mix of forward-thinking local intelligentsia and random guests. More exciting: a Petri dish of classical and experimental regional approaches to old school cocktail form... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Unusual mix of forward-thinking local intelligentsia and random guests. More exciting: a Petri dish of classical and experimental regional approaches to old school cocktail form and function. Great staff. Aces.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Good atmosphere, excellent bartenders, very good place to hang out. If you want to go for drinks or to spend some relax time this is definitely the place. I totally recommend it

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Coral Gables, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I have been to the best in NYC. Not even close to this gem. Barmeister Tony is a wizard. Try the Rum Old Fashioned and Rum Sour. Seriously, don´t waste your time anywhere else...and the coolest divey-hip 18th Century decor to boot.

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New York City, New York, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We stumbled upon this place while walking around Old San Juan one evening. This place was actually recommended to us by a couple of bartenders at the other places we were at earlier in the evening (a good sign). As we walked in the bartender greeted us and told us to take our time to order and he'd be happy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Tiny hole in the wall seemingly popular with locals. Very high quality cocktails, you can get a pina colada made from shaved and shaken coconut flesh. One of the few places in Old San Juan that isn't a tourist trap.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

This is a little of the beaten path but not that difficult to find. On Calle Sol, as if heading towards Fort San Cristobal, you'll find this little bar in a purple building. Don't let the small size fool you because it packs a lot of fun, and the sun could come up before you know it! It's an easy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

This is the place for meeting locals and enjoying high end cocktails. Neighbors come and go and tell their stories while you try some of Puerto Rico's best mixology.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This is a little bar on Sol street, This has been here since 1968, so this has been around for a while. We found this to be a great little place to wait some time while we were waiting for a table at the restaurant across the street. Here is a tip - We discovered a new drink called the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

I was going to write a review about El Farolito, and I read a previous review, I was this day at El Farolito and was open, and the night was amaizing, good music, locals, and great drinks

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

We went to El Farolito on 21 March 2012 and it was under construction without any notice stating when it would reopen. So take your chance.

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Address: 277 Calle Sol, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan

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