is more than mariachi music
. There are many other rhythms and kinds of music to be found in the city, and one of the favorites for Tapatíos
is salsa. Here are the best places to dance and hear salsa in Mexico’s second largest city.
The number one place to go to dance or learn salsa in Guadalajara, Salón Veracruz is a veritable tradition for locals. There are many parties and contest events. Here, you can see many great dancers and listen to the best salsa orchestras in the city. This large venue has a large dance floor and is an ideal setting for dancing.
Manzano 486, Moderna, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, +52 44 449 340 6952
Callejón de los Rumberos
Right on Chapultepec Avenue, one of the most vibrant areas in Guadalajara, this place has a Cuban feel, with old cars and the music, food, and drinks to transport you directly to La Habana. A great venue for having fun with friends or to meet someone.
Av. Chapultepec Sur 287, Americana, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, +52 33 3811 3575
The Bodeguita del Medio
The world-famous Cuban restaurant and bar has a franchise in Guadalajara. If you have been to the original location in Cuba, you know there is always good music, food, drinks, and, of course, salsa dancing – a great place to have a weekend night.
Vallarta 2320, Centro, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, +52 33 3630 1620