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Nuyorican Cafe

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Address: 312 Plaza San Francisco | Old San Juan, San Juan 00927-5812, Puerto Rico
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Best Music Venue in San Juan!!! Music Theater Poetry Ambiance, Salsa, Latin...

Best Music Venue in San Juan!!! Music Theater Poetry Ambiance, Salsa, Latin Jazz, Folklore, Hip Hop.

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Wow...Amazing Salsa Dancers

Fun salsa band...amazing salsa dancing. Intimidating but we tried to dance. Fun time if you want to dance and/ or watch dancing.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
ehd555
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Glendale, Arizona

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Glendale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun salsa band...amazing salsa dancing. Intimidating but we tried to dance. Fun time if you want to dance and/ or watch dancing.

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Libertyville, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

Great place if you like salsa and have a partner. Not so good just to hang out. It is tight and gets sweaty. Does not really get going till late, after 1:00 a.m., like most of San Juan.

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Panama Province, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

If you want to get a table be there at 10pm. They have great plates for dinner and drinks. You can still have a table and not order anything. Cover was only $5.00 and they had live music which was too great. If you want to dance salsa, you have to come to his spot. Uber cars pick up here... More 

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Warrington, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to hang out for the night in Old San Juan. Band was great and the people were extremely friendly. It doesn't look like much from the outside but a definite place to stop in for a drink.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

AWESOME place! We visited last Wednesday and didn't want to leave! Live music, drinks are good and reasonable price. Go on a Wednesday!

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2 Thank RosieBrian
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Live music, and real salsa dancing class. It was a great experience. People were welcoming. It was a workout, I enjoyed the music. It was a full band. Nice Vibe. Be aware of "Map man" he hangs around club and this area. Preying on drunk tourist. He will have a map, directing you of places where to go. He has... More 

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Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

It's very funny! On Wednesday and Friday you can join salsa lessons starting at 09.00 pm. At 10.00 pm live salsa music. Entrance is 5 euro. It's full of people dancing very well but you can try also if you are a beginner because anyone will help you. It's worthy to visit in Old San Juan

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Right of San Francisco street after Plaza de Colon. $5 dollar cover, drinks are reasonable and the mojito is pretty good. No worries if you ain't Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, folks are just dancing for a good time. There are limited tables and chairs, so get there early. If not, the crowd spills over in the alley to take... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Live salsa music and lots of dancing! This is a fun place to visit. There is a $5 cover to get in. The live salsa band is entertaining and lots of people dance there. The only downside is that it is very small and feels cramped.

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Los Angeles, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

We visited here on a Saturday night around 10:30pm. Paid $5 each to get in. Small place inside with not a lot of tables but got lucky and asked to share a table with a few others that had room at their table. The live music was NICE! The dancers were even better! Hubby and I took a beginners salsa... More 

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