SALSA CLUBS


[last edited 11/7/18.  If you know of any needed changes, please email dena@vidasalsera.com]

MONDAYS

THE LIGHTHOUSE CAFE – 30 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach CA 90254 / 8 p.m. Salsa dance class / 9:30 p.m. live music by Con Cinco / thelighthousecafe.net / concinco.com

TRES VINOS – 201 N. Citrus Ave., Covina CA / Bachata lesson at 8.45 p.m. with Joe Quinones / Super DJRobby / Free parking / $5 cover

EL FLORIDITA – 1253 N. Vine St., Hollywood CA 90038 / (323) 871-8612 / http://www.elfloridita.com /Dance lessons at 8 p.m., social dancing follows / Cover charge $10 / no cover if dining /Limited street parking available; valet service $6.50 / No under 21 allowed by the bar; all ages allowed at the dinner tables for dining.

WEST END – (formerly Zanzibar) 1301 5th St., Santa Monica CA 90401 /(310) 494-6832 / Dance lessons from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., followed by social dancing. /Cover charge is $7 on DJ nights and $12 on band nights. /Free street parking after 9 p.m. / 21 and over

THE PCH CLUB – 6285 E. Pacific Coast Hwy Long Beach 90803 / Classes 8pm Bachata, 9pm Salsa / 10pm dancing / $5 cover / beginners classes included with cover, $5 more for advanced Salsa / Free parking / www.salsainlongbeach.com / www.facebook.com/salsainlongbeach

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TUESDAYS

FUEGO –  205 E. 2nd St., Pomona CA 91766 / 18 and over

V LOUNGE – 6101 Reseda Blvd., Tarzana CA / $12 cover includes 3 classes and social dance / 21 and over / More info at salseros-la.com

SENATOR JONES LOUNGE – 2020 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica 90403 / (310) 829-1933 / nightsofdance.com /

ENVY LOUNGE – 4647 MacArthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92660 / 8 pm to 1 am / https://envyloungeoc.com/ 
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THE GRANADA – 17 S. First St., Alhambra CA/ (626) 227-2572 / http://www.thegranadala.com / Dance classes start at 8 p.m., followed by social dancing. / $5 cover / Free parking in city lot across the street. / All ages

IXTAPA CANTINA – 119 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena CA 91105 / (626) 304-1000 / Ixtapa’s Salsa night / Bachata dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. ($10) and Salsa dance lessons at 8:30 p.m. ($10) / No cover charge for social dancing after 9:30 p.m. / Free meter-street parking after 8 p.m. or $5 at parking lot next door. / 21 and over

 

TUKUT INSIDE SAN MANUEL CASINO – TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR REMODEL – ABOUT 2 MONTHS

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WEDNESDAYS

THE EDISON – Every other Wednesday – 108 W. 2nd St. #101, Los Angeles CA 90012 – class at 8 pm / Live band at 8:45 pm / $5 cover / See https://www.edisondowntown.com / (213) 613 0000
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THE MIXX –  443 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena CA 91101 / (626) 500-0021 / dance lesson at 8:30 pm / Deejay JorgeH
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AGAVE’S BAR – 200 Pine Ave. in Long Beach 90802 / DJ Karloz / $10 before 10 p.m. and free cover after 10 p.m. / 18 and over / closes at 1 a.m.
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MANSION COSTA MESA – 841 Baker St., Costa Mesa CA / http://mansioncostamesa.com/
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ALPINE VILLAGE – 833 West Torrance Blvd. in Torrance 90502 / $5 cover

SEVILLA RIVERSIDE – 3252 Mission Inn Ave Riverside / Doors Open at 8PM / Salsa Lesson at 8:30 with Jo & Vince / Salsa & Bachata with Dj’s Luis Pachanga & Vince / $5 B4 10PM & $8 after on Dj Nights / $8 B4 10PM & $12 after on Band Nights / 21 and over / for more info: www.facebook.com/Ralph.LardiSalsa 

 

BOGIE’S BAR – 32001 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village CA 91361 / Free parking / Dance lessons by Jose Hernandez start at 6:30 p.m. / $12 with live band or $7 after 9 p.m.  on DJ. Nights/ $12 on live band nights / See www.Salseros-LA.com / Call Jose Hernandez at (818) 681-8806

DESCARGA – 1159 N. Western Ave, Los Angeles / Live quartet from 10 p.m. to 12:45 a.m. No cover. Button shirt for men required.

TRES VINOS – 201 North Citrus Ave., Covina CA 91723 / (626) 624-4209 / http://www.3vinos.com / Wednesday dance class starts at 8 p.m. followed by social dancing. / No cover charge / Free parking / 21 and over

KELSEY’S BAR & GRILL AT PECHANGA CASINO – 45000 Pechanga Pkwy, Temecula / facebook.com/salsafama / FREE dance Lesson 8:30pm / No Cover

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THURSDAYS

SASSAFRAS SALOON – Every other Thursday only – 1233 N. Vine St., Los Angeles 90038 – Free class at 8:30 pm. Live band at 10 pm / No cover / Sassafras (323) 467-2800 / https://www.instagram.com/sassafrassaloon/https://www.facebook.com/pg/SassafrasHollywood/events/?ref=page_internal

RAIN – 12215 Ventura Blvd, Studio City CA 91604 / Classes by Danny Kalman / Recorded music by DJ Aleks / 1 class $10, 2 classes $12, social dancing $5 / 818.770.069

THE PALMS RESTAURANT – 8060 E. Florence Avenue, Downey 90240 / (562) 776-0905 / http://www.thepalmsrestaurant.net 

CENTER STAGE THEATRE – 8463 Sierra Avenue in Fontana / $5 cover / (909) 429-7469 / See the VidaSalsera.com club review

OLIVIA’S at OCH – 11502 Ventura Blvd. Studio City CA 91604 / Lessons start at 8 p.m. www.salsaymas.net

THE PCH CLUB – 6285 E. Pacific Coast Hwy Long Beach 90803 / beginners and advanced classes 8pm Bachata, 9pm Salsa / 10pm dancing till 1:30am / $5 cover / beginners classes included with cover, $5 more for advanced classes / Free parking / www.salsainlongbeach.com / www.facebook.com/salsainlongbeach

CONGA ROOM – Open on Thursdays ONLY for special events, which you can find on their calendar / 800 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90015 / (213) 745-0162 /http://www.congaroom.com / Cover charge varies depending on event. / Underground parking is $15 after 9 p.m. / 21 and over

STEVENS STEAKHOUSE – 5332 E. Stevens Place, Commerce CA 90040 / (323) 723-9856 / http://www.stevenssteakhouse.com / Cover charge ranges $5 -$15 / Free and valet parking available / All ages until kitchen closes; 21 and over thereafter

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FRIDAYS

FUEGO –  205 E. 2nd St., Pomona CA 91766 / 18 and over

OC SALSA NIGHTS –  2980 McClintock Way, Costa Mesa / 18+, Free Parking, Tacos Outside, Big wood dance floor. Different guest DJ Every week. 7:30pm Bachata class, 8:30pm Salsa Class (2 separate classes,  beginner and intermediate level classes). $15 a class (includes dancing), 10 for $99 punch card. Dancing from 9:30pm-2am$10.

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WOKCANO LONG BEACH –  199 The Promenade N. Long Beach CA 90802 / (310)-625-6980 / FREE Beginning Class @ 8:00 / Intermediate Class @ 8:30 / Salsa & Bachata Lessons with Isaiah Meders & Guests / Dancing till 2:00AM / $10 cover / FULL Bar & Restaurant / Venue: 21+ / LIVE DJ / LIVE Congas / www.imdancehappy.com

 

EL POLLO INKA – 1425 W. Artesia Blvd in Gardena / No cover / Lessons by Jorge “Rumba y Sabor” 6 pm beginners, 7 pm Intermediate-Advanced / $10 per class / Facebook event page / https://www.facebook.com/events/135766520328360 / Social dancing after 8 pm – No cover / Free parking

THE PALMS RESTAURANT – 8060 E. Florence Avenue, Downey 90240 / (562) 776-0905 / http://www.thepalmsrestaurant.net

THE WAREHOUSE – 4499 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey / Lessons start at 9 p.m. / DJ Charlie / 18 and over / $10 cover

THE COCOPALM – 1600 Fairplex Drive, Pomona CA 91768 / (909) 469-1965 / http://www.cocopalmrestaurant.com / Dance lesson starts at 8:30 p.m., followed by social dancing. / $12 cover charge / $5 valet parking / 21 and over/ See the VidaSalsera.com club review

THE GRANADA -17 S. First St., Alhambra CA/ (626) 227-2572 / http://www.thegranadala.com / Dance classes start at 8 p.m., followed by social dancing. / $15/$20 most Fridays/ Free parking in city lot across the street. / All ages

TAPAS – 27741 Crown Valley Parkway, Mission Viejo CA 92691

STEVENS STEAKHOUSE –  5332 E. Stevens Place, Commerce CA 90040 / (323) 723-9856 / http://www.stevenssteakhouse.com / Cover charge ranges $5 -$15 / Free and valet parking available / All ages until kitchen closes; 21 and over thereafter

EL FLORIDITA – 1253 N. Vine St., Hollywood CA 90038 / (323) 871-8612 / http://www.elfloridita.com /Dance lessons at 8:30 p.m., social dancing follows / Cover charge $10 / no cover if dining /Limited street parking available; valet service $6.50 / No under 21 allowed by the bar; all ages allowed at the dinner tables for dining.

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SATURDAYS

SALSA AT THE SHAW – On the last Saturday of the month only – (Crenshaw Plaza Promenade) – 3650 W. MLK Jr. Blvd., Los Angeles 90008 / Outdoors by the Rave Theater with the Farmers Market / 10 am to 3 pm / DJ Rhythm Ron / Free / Questions to (323) 803-3973

SONATA ROOM – 210 North First Ave. Arcadia CA / (626) 286-0373 / This is a studio, not a club / Your $10 cover includes coffee, water, cake and other finger foods / Salsa party is held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month only / Right at the Arcadia stop of the Gold Line train / http://www.sonataroom.com / See the VidaSalsera.com review here.

ROMEO CUCCINA – Laguna Beach / DJ music

THE PALMS RESTAURANT – 8060 E. Florence Avenue, Downey 90240 / (562) 776-0905 / http://www.thepalmsrestaurant.net

EL POLLO INKA – 1425 W. Artesia Blvd in Gardena / No cover / Lessons by Jorge “Rumba y Sabor” 6 pm beginners, 7 pm Intermediate-Advanced / $10 per class / Facebook event page / https://www.facebook.com/events/135766520328360 / Social dancing after 8 pm – No cover / Free parking

 

EL CRIOLLO CUBAN BAR AND GRILL – 916 W. Burbank Blvd in Burbank 91506 / $10 with class that starts at 9 p.m. DJ Ricubana / $15 twice a month when live music / Reservations at (818) 260-0211 / www.burbank.cubanfoodla.com

THE GRANADA – 17 S. First St., Alhambra CA/ (626) 227-2572 / http://www.thegranadala.com / Dance classes start at 8 p.m., followed by social dancing. / $15/$20 most Saturdays. / Free parking in city lot across the street. / All ages

THE MAYAN – 1038 S. Hill St., Los Angeles CA 90015 / http://www.clubmayan.com / (213) 746-4287 / $10 cover charge before 10:30 p.m. and $20 thereafter. / Multiple parking lots nearby at various prices. / 21 and over

STEVENS STEAKHOUSE – 5332 E. Stevens Place, Commerce CA 90040 / (323) 723-9856 / http://www.stevenssteakhouse.com / Cover charge ranges $5 -$15 / Free and valet parking available / All ages until kitchen closes; 21 and over thereafter

EL FLORIDITA – 1253 N. Vine St., Hollywood CA 90038 / (323) 871-8612 / http://www.elfloridita.com /Dance lessons at 8:30 p.m., social dancing follows / Cover charge $10 / no cover if dining /Limited street parking available; valet service $6.50 / No under 21 allowed by the bar; all ages allowed at the dinner tables for dining

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SUNDAYS

EL POLLO INKA – 1425 W. Artesia Blvd in Gardena / No cover / Lessons by Jorge “Rumba y Sabor” 6 pm beginners, 7 pm Intermediate-Advanced / $10 per class / Facebook event page / https://www.facebook.com/events/135766520328360 / Social dancing after 8 pm – No cover / Free parking

TRES VINOS – 201 North Citrus Ave., Covina CA 91723 / (626) 624-4209 / http://www.3vinos.com / Dance class at 5 p.m., followed by social dancing. / $5 cover charge / Free parking / All ages on until 10 p.m.

ALPINE VILLAGE – 833 West Torrance Blvd. in Torrance 90502 / Salsa lessons from 6-8pm / For more info call 770.842.2904 or jimmyrumba@hotmail.com / $10 per class or 2 for $15 / http://jimmyrumba.com/ / Social dancing follows.

THE PALMS RESTAURANT – 8060 E. Florence Avenue, Downey 90240 / (562) 776-0905 / http://www.thepalmsrestaurant.net /

STEVENS STEAKHOUSE – 5332 E. Stevens Place, Commerce CA 90040 / (323) 723-9856 / http://www.stevenssteakhouse.com / Cover charge ranges $5 -$15 / Free and valet parking available / All ages until kitchen closes; 21 and over thereafter

CHINALAND – 543 S. Ventura Rd in Oxnard 93030 / $5 cover, includes lesson at 8:30 p.m. / DJ Charlie

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