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Habana Panama - CLOSED

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Expected more :(

There was so much hype around this place, so we thought we HAD to go there. The live salsa music... read more

Reviewed December 13, 2014
travelista_md
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Ottawa, Canada
Can you mix it up, please?!

The salsa band was good, but far from great. I've experienced better bands in California. Also... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2014
Adam3282
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Santa Monica, California
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Dec 13, 2014
“Expected more :(”
May 17, 2014
“No what I expected”
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Habana Panama es un homenaje a aquella epoca dorada de la musica afroantillana. Salones de baile donde se presentan no una, sino dos orquestas cada semana. La epoca del glamour y la elegancia manifestados en musica y canciones que invitan a la...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle Eloy Alfaro y Calle 12 Este. Barrio San Felipe | Casco Antiguo, Panama City, Panama
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+507 212-0152
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Reviewed December 13, 2014

There was so much hype around this place, so we thought we HAD to go there. The live salsa music was the best part, and was fun to dance along with. But the cover and drinks were a bit steep for the place... it probably...More

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank travelista_md
Reviewed May 17, 2014

I tried to convince my friends to visit Habana Panama as I heard good comments. I was thinking we will dance and had a good time. They left because after 50 minutes of only regaeton music and electronic the dj was not doing fine. There...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed April 28, 2014

The salsa band was good, but far from great. I've experienced better bands in California. Also, there weren't many experienced salsa dancers, and the ones that could dance, only knew Cuban style. The part that drove me nuts was the DJ. Between sets, the DJ...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Adam3282
Reviewed January 19, 2013

Do you like Bueno Vista Social Club style music? Watching stylish, expert salsa dancing? Seco with soda, lime and ice? A vibrant party mood? Beautiful dark traditional dance hall, really atmospheric, exciting, fun night out. Loved it! Great big red leather booths, book your space...More

Date of experience: December 2012
2  Thank Smikey2
Reviewed January 8, 2013

This place was so much fun! The live band starts at midnight, and the place has such a great vibe. We paid $10 to enter the back room with the stage. Get your salsa on! There are girl dancers who are so fun to dance...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank LionRoyalty
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