Nightlife

Top Choice Salsa Club in Cali

Zaperoco

If you only visit one salsa bar in Cali, make sure it's Zaperoco. Here the veteran DJ spins pure salsa con golpe (salsa with punch) from old vinyl while rows of industrial fans try in vain to keep the place cool. So…
Salsa Club in Popayán

New York

On the outskirts of town, this vibrant neighborhood salsa place is as authentic as it gets. Take a seat in one of the vintage booths beneath the hundreds of old LPs, plastic toys and portaits of salsa heroes that ar…
Club in Cali

Pérgola Clandestina

Located on the top floor of a tower block in downtown, this open-air bar has DJs spinning quality crossover music, plus great cocktails and even a swimming pool. It's the hottest ticket in town, but unfortunately th…
Cafe in Popayán

Oromo Café Ritual

One of the best cafes in town, Oromo prepares a wide variety of hot and cold beverages using high-quality beans from around the country. There are so many combinations you'll never have to try the same drink twice.
Bar in Cali

Topa Tolondra

Popular with locals and travelers alike, this large salsa bar near Loma de la Cruz is always buzzing. The tables are all pushed right up against the walls leaving plenty of floor space to get your boogie on.
Bar in Pasto

Cola de Gallo

Down one of 80 different cocktails or a steaming mug of locally sourced gourmet coffee while listening to a hip jazz/blues/world music soundtrack at this swanky cafe-lounge.
Bar in Cali

La Colina

Friendly neighborhood shop-bar hybrid in San Antonio. Cheap beer accompanies classic salsa and bolero.
Bar in Popayán

Bar La Iguana

The place to go in the center to show off your salsa moves. It sometimes has live bands.
Salsa Club in Cali

Viejoteca Pardo Llada

Hosted in a lovely open-air dance hall upstairs at the senior citizens association, this is Cali's original and best viejoteca (seniors disco), where the city's old-timers dress up in their best threads and show off…
Salsa Club in Cali

Tin Tin Deo

This iconic, unpretentious 2nd-floor salsa joint features a large dance area overseen by posters of famous salsa singers. While it sometimes feels like an expat hangout (especially on Thursdays), it's an excellent p…