102 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
Tips from locals
Bembe is a club that mentally transports you into another part of the world. The DJ spins a diversity of music, including afrobeat, samba, salsa, reggae and house. Try the Brazilian caipirinhas :)).
Reggaeton dance party has been around forever. Always a line, but not a who are you line, it's just not that big of a place and it'll get full.
An NYC favorite of almost the past 2 decades, Bembe features DJs, live global music & tropical cocktails inspire dancing & socializing at this lively lounge.
If you want to dance, go to Bembe! Music is always latin, afrobeat sometimes with live drummers or singers.
I'm a bit biased, because I DJ here on occasion, but Bembe is lit! It's a small night club focused on music from the African diaspora: afro beat(s), reggaeton, cumbia, salsa, dembow, merengue, bailed funk, dancehall and more. The DJs are top-notch (not saying that to toot my own horn, swear), they…