Top Choice Cocktail Bar in San Juan Del Sur


A great addition to 'gringo street', this small tiki-style bar serves really good cocktails – the passionfruit mojitos and the watermelon margaritas, in particular. As the evening progresses, the tequila and coco ru…
Bar in San Juan Del Sur

La Cascada

The hilltop bar and restaurant at Pelican Eyes is a lovely spot for canoodling with your sweetie over sunset cocktails by candlelight – happy-hour specials often include access to the small but scenic swimming pool.…
Bar in San Juan Del Sur

Big Wave Dave’s

A long-time expat fixture on the scene, Big Wave Dave's serves up all sorts of American comfort food, while regulars knock back beers around the bar. Monday is Trivia Night, Tuesdays it's poker, Saturday mornings a …
Bar in San Juan Del Sur

Bar Republika

When you're tired of Toña and rum, this cool French-style bar should be your first stop: it does martinis, White Russians and gin and tonics – to name just a few – and offers food specials from tacos and burgers to …
Club in San Juan Del Sur


A sedate place for a beer during the day, by night this place heaves to DJ sets. Arribas is an active participator in Sunday Funday and attracts a fun/rowdy crowd of backpackers and young locals.
Pub in San Juan Del Sur

Loose Moose Canadian Pub

Where else in Nicaragua can you pair watching hockey on the big screen with a nice plate of poutine and an ice-cold beer?
Club in San Juan Del Sur

Crazy Crab Disco

The original SJDS disco. The mirrored balls and colored lights start spinning at 9pm, but the in-crowd doesn’t show up until at least 11pm, primed for a party into the wee hours to the salsa pulse. This area’s a bit…