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La Gruta

Avenida 23 | la Rampa, Vedado, Havana, Cuba
8369320
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Review Highlights
Great atmosphere and fabulous dancers

A Wednesday night at this club was recommended to us by our salsa teacher who is Cuban. It is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mr C S
via mobile
Great place for salsa

La Gruta is a fun place to practice your salsa moves with a live band or DJ. A great location that... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
Jim B
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“salsa dancing” (7 reviews)
“hot salsa” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Avenida 23 | la Rampa, Vedado, Havana, Cuba
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8369320
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"locals and tourists"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A Wednesday night at this club was recommended to us by our salsa teacher who is Cuban. It is a basement club down a short flight stairs. The DJ booth is in one corner of the dancefloor with the other corner occupied by a small...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

La Gruta is a fun place to practice your salsa moves with a live band or DJ. A great location that starts relatively early for Havana, Cuba

Thank Jim B
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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

We danced ALL Night! Ladies: you have to check your purse at the door. Plan to check it or don’t bring one at all. The young lady remembered which purses belonged to each one of my friends! So don’t be alarmed if you don’t get...More

1  Thank Erica G
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Hot Salsa spot Full of locals who are amazing dancers I found this spot with my Salsafari guide through Havana’s top Salsa spots. La Gruta is literally HOT - poor ventilation or insufficient A/C made one local refer to it as the oven... But it’s...More

1  Thank Pat D
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

if you want to dance salsa, here you will be enchanted to see so many local people having fun. they even take the time to dance and teach you for fun. people dance in groups and couples. you can just watch or join in. fun...More

2  Thank ameliepoul
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

This place is HOT - I mean really HOT The Salsa Dancing is off the hook. The lack of proper ventilation makes it very hot and sweaty. The dancers are sexy I was introduced to this place by one of the local dancers - she's...More

3  Thank Will D
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Reviewed April 9, 2017

Located on Calle 23 between O y P, El Vedado, La Habana, Cuba. El Vedado is a busy urban artery preferred by the locals for night entertainment. This club occupies the basement area of ​​a cinema, so it is necessary to go down a small...More

1  Thank ClaraInch
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Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

If you can't dance salsa, you'll learn and if you can dance salsa you'll have some competition. This dance floor really is a spectacular show where Cubans and tourists mix in a fabulous dance off in the night.

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Reviewed March 26, 2017

Nice dancing club, we were there on a Tuesday (3 CUC) and we enjoyed the ambience, of locals and tourists, music misc (raggaeton, salsa, hiphop)

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Reviewed November 20, 2016

We went to see Salsa dancing and we enjoyed ourselves very much. The place was packed,the music was great and the dancing was awesome

2  Thank Karen S
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Response from ClaraInch | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the specific days they are open, but for sure on weekends (we went on a Saturday night). The entrance was no more than 10 CUC and the local beers were 3 CUC, We had a lot of fun watching the locals dance to the... More
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