Nightlife & the Arts in San José


Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
Café 1930
The café under the arcades at the entrance to...
Cafes Downtown
Café Mundo
The highly recommended restaurant Café Mundo...
Cafes North and East of Downtown
Centro Nacional de la Cultura
There are frequent dance performances and...
Music, Theater San Jose
El Bochinche
This gay bar and dance club gets packed on...
Dance Clubs Downtown
El Observatorio
El Observatorio strikes an unusual balance...
Bars North and East of Downtown
Eugene O'Neill Theater
This theater has chamber concerts and plays most...
Music, Theater San Jose
Jazz Café San Pedro
This place draws big crowds for the nightly live...
Bars North and East of Downtown
La Avispa
A gay and lesbian crowd frequents La Avispa,...
Dance Clubs Downtown
Little Theatre Group
Since 1949, the Little Theatre Group has...
Music, Theater San Jose
Mac's American Bar
An older expat crowd hangs out at Mac's, which...
Bars West of Downtown
Fill up on Spanish-style tapas at the...
Cafes North and East of Downtown
Omar Khayyam
Smack-dab in the center of the campus nightlife,...
Cafes North and East of Downtown
Otoya 1155
This quiet place tucked away in Barrio...
Wine Bars North and East of Downtown
Ram Luna
In the far, far southern suburbs, Ram Luna is...
Music Clubs, Themed Entertainment South of Downtown
Sala Garbo
This theater shows arty films, often in languages...
Film San Jose
Teatro La Aduana
You'll find frequent dance and stage...
Theater San Jose
Teatro Nacional
This baroque theater is the home of the excellent...
Concerts, Music, Theater San Jose
Teatro Popular Melico Salazar
San José's second-most popular theater has a...
Music, Theater San Jose
There is occasionally live music at Vyrus on the...
Bars North and East of Downtown

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