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Top bar recommendations from locals

Jazz Club
“Sophisticated & bright jazz club on the top floor of a shopping center, with bay views & Cuban fare.”
  • 73 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
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“King Bar is perhaps the most centric bar in havana. Located in the popular 23 Street, their premises flaunt an alternative space designed to please all tastes.”
  • 71 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“ Afternoon shows feature hip-hop, salsa, rock, pop and traditional Afro-Cuban music. For the nighttime shows the very best big name salsa groups play until 3am.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Upscale bar & nightclub since 2003 offering late hours & live music ranging from salsa to reggaeton.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“"El Turquino" is a nice bar located on the upper floor of the Habana Libre Hotel. There you will find live Cuban Music and a nice view of the city!”
  • 27 locals recommend
Bar
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“Friday evenings at the after work party with happy hour it is getting lively there.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Address: Linea No.112 e/ L y M, Vedado. Description: Restaurant & Bar. This rooftop bar is a perfect place to grab a beer or mojito. They offer food, drinks and hookah. This place is wonderful for a warm night! It's filled with locals and character. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
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“This bar / pub is one of the hot spots in Havana right now. Theme nights: Happy Hour on Friday night, Reggeaton on Saturdays & LGBTQ+ on Monday nights. Great music & ambience. Safer and fun alternative to big clubs. 100% cuban party mood.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is really a special place. A beautiful bar with great drinks and snacks,.There's sometimes a jazz band or a pianist playing classical music. Owned by a renowned cuban film director”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Located near El Malecón, the 3D Café is a modern establishment with a decor inspired by trendy nightlife in Miami. The 3D Café is one of those places that save you a night that stretches, since it opens every day of the year until 3:00.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“En la última planta del Teatro Nacional. Muy buena opción para tomar una copa en un ambiente agradable y acogedor. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Awesome bar to hang out and meet locals. Music is techno, fusion. They often have live music, not your tradicional Cuban music but more avant guard mix our tradicional rhythms with world trends. It only really gets going at 11pm or 12am”
  • 11 locals recommend
Cinema
“This bar is named after the first Cuban film that had a gay theme. It has a very cinematic atmosphere. While most places are geared toward men, there are events here that are specifically for women. On the first three Fridays of the month, an all-girl pop group performs from 8 pm to 2 am, accompanied by female dancers. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
“Restaurant. Not cheap, the food is very good and has very good chef. The restaurant is very nice.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Hidden in the bowels of Edificio Focsa, this TV-themed cafe is a funky dinner/performance venue lauded by those in the know for its cheap food and hilarious comedy nights. If you're willing to brave the frigid air-con and rather foreboding underground entry tunnel, head here for fresh burgers, healthy salad, pasta and chicken cordon bleu.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“I recommend it for dance lovers, especially for those who know or want to learn to dance Salsa ..”
  • 5 locals recommend