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Nice place to visit on Friday Night

Eat, Drink and Dance.. this is what the place is for. Very nice Experience, one can enjoy dancing... read more

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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We started our night at Boronia Rest. Great service and the food oh my, delish I had the 1.5lbs... read more

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154 Cll Dos Hermanos, San Juan 00926-2822, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed yesterday

Eat, Drink and Dance.. this is what the place is for. Very nice Experience, one can enjoy dancing on streets and in the clubs with a huge variety of drinking options and also a lot options available to eat. Easily Accessible, almost in the center...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We started our night at Boronia Rest. Great service and the food oh my, delish I had the 1.5lbs snapper with mamposteao rice and tostones. After that we walked around and did some bar hopping and stopping at Los Vazquez for live music and dancing....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoying our mini vacation with our friends more like family. Food was AMAZING especially The Chuleta Kan Kan.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank margiem1983
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must see area. So many locals and tourist that just blend together having a good time dancing, singing , eating and drinking. No out of control people. Plenty of kids and everyone is having a blast. I bought a couple of hand...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sam T
Reviewed 4 days ago

It hardly gets any more local than this -- on a lively Friday night, we were two of no more than a dozen tourists. The Placita is surrounded by a mix of restaurants and quite a few bars, a few of which have live music...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keithgct
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came out for a chill Friday night ... live bands and $5 mojitos (strong) lots of dancing music and folks enjoying themselves. No English music whatsoever but hey, it’s a street party. Very short walk from Condado palms

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MrsBlackson
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to San Juan and, truthfully, we can't remember how we found out about La Placita. Nonetheless, we visited each trip on Friday night. La Placita is a small neighborhood which is blocked off from vehicular traffic at sundown, allowing people...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank bigmw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Placita is like my second home and where I get the best food anytime!! Weekends tend to get a little busier and becomes more of a nightlife scene. You can find live music, DJ's, karaoke sometimes, or during the holidays, the local parranda marching...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DeeWiseGuy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Placita de Santurce is where it's happening. Tons of restaurants and a lot of live music. This place is jumping. The Placita sells fruits and vegetables, but all around it are bars and restaurants. My favorite is La Taberna de los Vazquez, where it's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Hiram C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

With various dining (José Enrique the very best) and drinking options, La Placita offers an exciting outdoor ambiance that celebrates diversity. Musical renditions of mainly Salsa genre is free in 3 or four focal points where the audience stands, listens, dances, enjoys and socializes. Go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Alex E
21 October 2018|
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Response from Gerardo D | Reviewed this property |
Salsa and Bachata are on 24/7 all over the island. But here, it is a way of life. So yes it is.
Carmen B
16 September 2018|
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Response from dubon61a | Reviewed this property |
Thursday is more a relaxed crowd. Friday is more mixed.
Margarita P
12 June 2018|
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Response from Andersok | Reviewed this property |
La placita is more of a place to visit and hang out at like a market versus a place to stay. If you catch my drift.