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Donde Fidel Salsa Club

In between De los Coches Square and Aduana Square, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 314 5261892
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“cold beer” (5 reviews)
“old city” (5 reviews)
In between De los Coches Square and Aduana Square, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 314 5261892
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very nice place to have a cold beer and listen to/dance salsa. Usually has a mix of tourists and locals. Be aware that they don't offer any food, drinks only.

Thank Thiago R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this place for the first time with my boyfriend and another couple. After seeing it super busy and hearing some great salsa music playing loudly I thought why not check it out. It was really loud though inside so we decided to sit...More

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The place might be playing salsa music, but inside there is literally no space for dancing salsa and we were going there hoping to get a glimpse of a local salsa culture, but we were very disappointed. The bar was also really poor, serving beer...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Fidel is one of the must-see places in Cartagena inside Walled City. We visited it on two occasions. The first time was during the evenings, so we opted to sit outside, enjoyed cold drinks and people-watch. During the evenings, especially Thurs-Sun, this is THE pick-up...More

1  Thank HJ703
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Donde Fidel has that great mix of locals with foreigners who enjoy listening to Salsa music! Staff is "ok", beer always cold, negative point when u are seating there after 11pm starts a particular parade of "señoritas" looking for men, something not so cool for...More

Thank FaHACoster
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This placebos a joke. They have tables outside just like any other place in Cartagena with the exception that you can only sit there if you are over 18. We were there with our 17 year old daughter and my husband and I just wanted...More

Thank Ivette R
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Fidel (the owner) himself can be found mingling with the large crowd of salsa lovers that come to enjoy his bar. The walls are covered with pics of The Who's who of salsa that have personally visited this bar. The tables across from the entrance...More

Thank MishkaPiska
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoy salsa, the coldest beer in Cartagena, the place "Donde Fidel" is the most famous corner in Cartagena, in the Portal de los dulces, in front of clock tower! Dance, drink, enjoy Cartagena culture! Don't miss it!

Thank TELLY93
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Been here several times, the place has bot changed since three years ago. A classic Colombian very well-lit salsa joint. OK salsa music, good cocktails, but in fact very few people dance. Most people sit outside-good for people watching- while in the inside people mostly...More

1  Thank jst1313
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for oldies salsa music....photos on the greatest on the wall....good mature crowd...good beers...just like in old havana...

Thank baronwillie
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