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Patio del Desimista

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Vinales, Cuba
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Lovely place with great live music and people dancing salsa like it should be done. Great to just watch or join in if you were to feel like it.

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Athens, Greece
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

That's a nice place with live music, dance and a good selection of cocktails and rums! The service is really friendly to!

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Portland, Oregon
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105 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

Actually, this little hangout on the main street in Vinales is a gem. The patio out front is great to watch the world drift by during happy hour. Then the place lights up after dark with local music, professional salsa dancers and a mixed crowd of locals and tourists that have no problem mixing it up. We spent an entertaining... More 

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Dundas
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

They have live music from 5:30 to 8:30 on the outside patio and from 9 to close on the inside patio. The groups switch every other night. This is a small intimate place where you are always part of the action. A real fun place to get a cocktail or cervasa.

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Halifax, Canada
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2013

Did not eat here but went two nights to catch the music. Absolutely great son and salsa both nights. More laid back than the bigger club by the church and have to say that the bands we saw there were as good or better than any we saw in Havana. Young woman singing would blow the doors off any pop... More 

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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2012

Had a good lunch here twice and visited in the evenng for live muic and a dance

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Thank Symont
Tacoma, Washington
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112 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2011

We just stopped in for a couple of cuba libres and mojitos to listen to the music. Two different bands played that got the crowd (mixed tourist and locals) up dancing. Very nice atmosphere and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Cuban
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vinales, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Pinar del Rio Province  >  Vinales

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?