London's Best Salsa bars
Salsa dance is getting more and more popular in London as it is one of the easiest social dances that can spice up your life and improve your fitness level, co-ordination and musicality, while you have fun! What's not to love about it? Salsa dance movements originate from the Cuban Son dancing of the 1930s and can now be found in various London Party locations for you to try your hand at. If you have always wanted to learn salsa but you don't know where to go, then we are the people that can tell you where it's all going down for some Salsa boogie and a good night out. Several London bars and clubs offer salsa classes during the week, and offer after work lessons, which are often followed by free practice once or twice a week. If you fancy listening to irresistible tunes and unlashing your inner sensual moves then join a Latin night. Check out our recommended top London bars and clubs to get the best London salsa classes!
Apres Bar London, Mayfair
Après Bar & Lounge is the only late lounge and cocktail bar in Mayfair and Marylebone. Situated in the heart of Central London adjacent to Selfridges, amidst the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, Après is stylish cocktail bar, perfect for drink receptions and social events. With free Salsa classes every Tuesday alongside a great Happy Hour, Après is sure to impress with its stellar bartenders mixing all manner of special drinks. Book your spot at Apres and enjoy all it has offer.
Salsa, Leicester Square
Salsa! in Piccadilly is an authentic London DJ bar which plays Latin music and is famous for hosting live music every night of the week. The food menu presents a range of traditional Spanish light bites to accompany your amazing night out as well as exotic and tropical cocktails. Take advantage of their Happy Hours to get more cocktail for your money while you learn some new moves. Latin Krazy is their usual Thursday salsa class night. Can't make Thursday? Don't worry, they host some form of Salsa spectacular every night at Salsa!
The Cuban, Camden
The Cuban bar brings you Latin flavours with an atmosphere that capsulate the spirit of Cuba. Fresh food, exotic cocktails and vibrant live music makes this a perfect London bar for drinking and dining, but most importantly, the Latin influenced live music and salsa dancing gives this bar its great characteristics. Come in and inject some Latin spirit in to you, with a salsa lesson or two.
The Two Brewers, Clapham
The Two Brewers is a popular and fun-time gay club which has been a popular venue for salsa classes in Clapham since 1997 and they have been doing it for that long for a reason.This Clapham bar is an unpretentious and drinkonomical London venue. It has the perfect size, not too big, not too small, has a brilliant dance floor and an incredible sound system. Dance away at the Two Brewers Wednesday Salsa sessions, then stay on for the rest of the party fun to begin and debut your new moves on the dance floor.
Wessex House, Clapham
Wessex House is a top London salsa bar and a popular Clapham Junction club. A nightclub or dance hall has stood on this spot since the '70s andIIn its heyday, revellers flocked here to listen to amplified music. Todays Wessex House has a scruffy looking entrance and proudly shows a vintage glitter ball and original handrails from back in the day. Every Thursday is Salsa Thursday at Wessex House. All levels are welcome to learn salsa with fantastic instructors and DJ's playing Salsa music through the night in this beautiful and spacious London club down the river.
Abbey, City of London
Abbey bar and restaurant is a fun city bar close to Fenchurch Street and Tower Hill stations. It has a unique offering of restaurant, bar, lounge, balcony and secluded booths perfect for party nights and special nights out in London. Salsa classes at Abbey bar runs every Monday from 6.30 to 8.00 pm. Salsa tropical has been running salsa classes here since 2000, teaching 4 levels at the same time cross- body style. From 8 to 10 pm Abbey bar hosts a Salsa club to give you the chance to put your moves to the test. Go to Abbey, have a drink and shake it till it's late.
Floridita, London's most glamorous Latin supper club in the heart of Soho, creates a unique vibe and a totally dedicated atmosphere to dance and appreciate live music. Experience their cocktails and some amazing Latin flavours, as Latin America's finest musicians and dancers come together to get you shaken and stirred. This is the place you want to try out your Salsa moves, or just go and learn some while having a great time.