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Cafe Havana

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Address: Calle Media Luna and Calle del Guerrero | Getsemaní, Cartagena, Colombia
Phone Number:
+57 315 6902566
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Thu - Sun 08:30 - 04:00

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Nice coffee break

My friend and I recently stopped here to enjoy local coffee during a cruise ship excursion. Service was good and the coffee was great. Check it out!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
William J
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Ellicott City, Maryland
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Ellicott City, Maryland
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228 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I recently stopped here to enjoy local coffee during a cruise ship excursion. Service was good and the coffee was great. Check it out!

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Thank William J
Milan, Italy
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37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a drink before dinner. The bar inside is quite spacious and typical with all photos on walls. The drinks were good. A bit pricey for colombian standards but worth it. When we were here it was quite empty inside but after dinner we come back and it was packed with people waiting outside. So i recommed... More 

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northern NJ
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166 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel told us Club Havana was sold out the evening we planned at the end of December, but we ignored them and went anyhow. No problem getting in with the cover charge- the bouncer insisted on seeing cash but let us in. Completely packed but we got a spot at the bar right across from the band. Great evening,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lets start with the music was so good I went 3 times during my stay. Walking in is like going back in time into a night club in Havana. Saw 2 great Cuban Orchestras that made you move weather you were seated or standing. My bartenter was the best. So want to shaky that booty to spicey Salsa Music this... More 

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Shanghai
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was packed on a Friday night with live music and lots of dancing! Many friendly locals and it was open till late. Would recommend if you want to practice your salsa ;)

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Thank Jing W
Somerset, New Jersey
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59 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Such a great time, the band was great & the recorded salsa music playing during the rest of the night was classic. We got a chance to dance, have conversations with fellow patrons. The bands start around 11 - 11:30 p.m., so ignore the 9 p.m. start time they may tell you. But you may want to get there before... More 

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Thank Kirreck
New York City, New York
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

You just have to go for the history and music and the vibe. Great place and fun. Everything including the cover charge is overpriced though....

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Oakland, CA
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

I am an old lady who never goes out to hear music at home, but this place was fantastic! We arrived at 9:30 for a 11:30 show on a Monday night, which was too early as we could have arrived an hour later and still gotten a table. But we whiled away the time chatting in our terrible Spanish with... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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53 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Best place to have fun and dance salsa in Cartagena (with live music) I went there with some friends, and we loved the place. The only negative thing is that it´s always crowded.

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Thank Susana2020
Medellin, Colombia
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132 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Plentiful a la carte rums to choose from. Barranquillan, Cartagenian and Colombian rums to taste by the glass. With ice or in shots, a great place to be in the old city. Prefered to be visited late at night, but on fridays go before 8 pm to get a good seat with friends.

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