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Address: Avenida Venezuela | El Rosal, Caracas, Venezuela
Phone Number: 58-212-951-5575
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This popular hangout for live jazz, dancing and dining requires no cover...

This popular hangout for live jazz, dancing and dining requires no cover charge.

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Relaxing moment.

Always had a good time here. Lots of tourists and travelers and its gets pretty packed on the weekends to spend a relaxing moment, it is an adequate place, interesting music... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
per s
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Ontario, Canada

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Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Always had a good time here. Lots of tourists and travelers and its gets pretty packed on the weekends to spend a relaxing moment, it is an adequate place, interesting music selection at the beginning of the night but got better as more people started coming in.

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Florida
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Great jazz nights and we went with friends and they had salsa nights..the salsa band was amazing and the ambience was excellent... Great food and drinks selection.. Definitely a place to go..

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Thank Alfredo G
Miami, Florida
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537 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

This place is like an icon in Caracas. Always good music, good drinks, ambiance and well located. This place is not for the young crowd though... This is more of a relaxed place to have a drink and maybe why not dance a couple of songs!!! Most of all, just a hang out place to have a drink and spend... More 

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Thank Jacques R
Bogota, Colombia
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29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

When in business travel nothing better that a nice place to have a cuba libre with great latin and cuban music. For the last 5 years every time I stay in JWMarriott I come to this excellent bar. It is a must in Caracas. Do not miss it

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Thank Guillermo E
Singapore, Singapore
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2,223 reviews
1,328 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

This is very conveniently located across the road from the JW Marriott in Caracas in an area which seems pretty safe, even late at night. World class jazz inside and with salsa dancing to match. Seems to be a popular after work venue, with many people quite well dressed in suits and ties. Great spot for a few drinks and... More 

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Thank KGB777
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42 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Just across the Street in front of the Marriott Hotel is this amaizing jazz place. With my wife we took the opportunity to hear an international jazz interpreter playing at this place. This is a nece a secure place for ejoing music and basically jazz.

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Thank Jorge M
Caracas
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

One of the few places with live latin music for dance...salsa type and jazz for entertainment in a good neighborhood. Across the street is a Marriot Hotel.

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Thank CesarCaracas
Rio de Janeiro
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116 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Caracas after 6PM is always dangerous but if you are on Marriot, the Juan Sebastian Bar is your best option crossing the street. Don't be afraid about the metal detector on entrance, just ignore it and go up stairs. The food is good and affordable, everything we have ordered on menu was very well done and good portion.

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Thank RGEDRA
Paris, Francia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2006

Juan Sebastian Bar is one of the most amazing and unique (also historical by the way) jazz bars at Caracas, for the Jazz lovers this place has been 'the' gathering point for over the last 30 years. The list of famous Jazz musicians who had performed on that stage, where improvisation is the main beat, is amazing. On Thursday, Friday... More 

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