Hotel National Park is the perfect spot for a cold Imperial after a day at the beach or a pre-dinner cocktail during Happy Hour (s) between 4:00 and 6:00 pm. The views are unbeatable and bar manager, Ronny, is an amable host. Food is also served. Located at the entrance to the National Park, the bar and restaurant are closed by 9:00 pm.
The Reggae Bar is a family-run local institution with bar, restaurant and cabins. Locals, expats and tourists join for evenings of live music and BBQ, or quieter nights of propping up the bar with its views over the Black Beach. Yoconda and Marco are welcoming hosts.
Ricky's Bar is located in the center of town and is a popular restaurant by day, and hang out by night. Listen for the thumps as Ricky and other local domino players compete in this traditional Caribbean pasttime. Live music. Tel: 2755-0305
Cocos Bar is in the center of town and has been the main bar for years. It has undergone a number of renovations but the dancefloor still draws a crowd of locals and tourists to salsa and sway. The bar also serves as a restaurant. Live music.
Splash is located in the center of town but tucked away between Cafe y Delicias and Roberto's Restaurant. A pool with bar and snacks by day and bar with DJ's and creative cocktails by night.
Irie Zone is a local bar off the tourist map. Beers and shots at affordable prices enjoyed to a reggaeton soundtrack. On the Highway near the entrance to Cahuita.
Irie Vibes is an ex-pat and tourist hang out catering to beer pong and themed event nights with live DJ on selected nights. Situated in the town center in front of Splash.