Venue Details

8 Star Starred
Cafe Cocomo
650 Indiana San Francisco, CA 94107
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Member Tips

One of the only venues in town with tons of free parking.
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Can't get food from The Whole Tortilla every day, so take advantage of this opportunity!
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New food vendors every week - super fun to see what different cuisine they come up with!
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pastisa
Parking is easy
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nothinsweeta
Put those dancin shoes on
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Vicky T.
Comfy shoes and layers. It's cold in the beginning but gets very hot later.
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Reviews & Ratings

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attended Apr 06 2012

This was a really FUN event! There were more men than women in attendance, which as a female I LOVED! The attendees were culturally and age mixed and it appeared... continued

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114 events
79 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 27 2012

Fun and very easy atmosphere to learn both Salsa and other dences.

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80 events
13 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 09 2012

Very nice place, excellent dance instructors, musicians and food. I would give a higher rating but I hate to see to many show up for overcrowding.

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More Information

Website

http://tastefridays.com/

Description

June 22, 2012: La Fuerza Gigante

The very meaning of “La Fuerza Gigante” is “The Giant Force” which is shown in their style of music and presentation. LFG is a very powerful Orquesta that for over 10 years has been bringing you the best salsa in the Bay Area and beyond. They play concerts, special events, weddings, birthdays, corporate events, and festivals all over the Bay Area.

June 29, 2012: DJ Night with DJ Guapo

Guapo is a producer, composer, DJ and guitarist based in Montreal, QC. He works with Canadian tribal house group Quicksound and U.K. world beat group Suns of Arqa, performing at festivals like Bal En Blanc (Montreal), Glastonbury Festival (England), Telerama Dub Festival (Paris). Guapo loves all kinds of music but mainly loves to combine acoustic and ethnic instruments with electronic beats & textures. He’ll be spinning records alongside special guests, and LaTiDo will play live music on the patio from 7:00 to 8:00pm.

July 13, 2012:  Avance

The world looks to the Bay Area with green eyes as it is the home to the legendary Salsa orchestra Avance. Under the direction of mission-native Karl Perazzo (multi-Grammy winner whose other band is Santana), Avance epitomizes the San Francisco Salsa sound.

July 20, 2012: Borinquen

The “powerhouse” of the Bay Area Salsa scene, Orquesta Borinquen’s wide range of Salsa Dura and Salsa Romantica is guaranteed to satisfy the ears and dancing needs of our TASTE guests. Featuring an all-star horn section,  percussion trinity, and amazing keyboards, bass and vocals, Orquesta Borinquen makes TASTE the place to be to see a live concert and get your dancing groove on.

July 27, 2012: Julio Bravo y Su Orquesta Salsabor: Special Peruvian Independence Day Celebration

After 10 years of unprecedented success, Julio Bravo y su Orquesta Salsabor is famous for their live shows, tight arrangements and vocal prowess. Back just in time from recording in Peru, Julio Bravo will serenade your ears and move your feet. We welcome back to TASTE for the second time.