El Salvador

Drinking age in

El Salvador


See below for more details on drinking age and alcohol purchase age in

El Salvador

This is not legal advice. Check with local law enforcement what is the legal drinking age BEFORE drinking or purchasing alcohol while in the country.

More information:

Click here: Wikipedia Legal Drinking Age

Alcohol Purchase Age

On Premise 18
Off Premise No Information

Alcohol Drinking Age

In Private No Information
In Public No Information

Legal details

If at any point in the page above you find “No information” it means there is no specific mention in the legislation, but you still need to ask local law enforcement before drinking in .

It is strictly prohibited to sell or serve alcohol beverages to a minor under the age of 18 years. Violation of the law is punished with ยข 25,000.00 and if convicted once more the license will be suspended for a period of six months. It is legal for minors to buy, attempt to buy and consume alcohol.

You can find more legal details and links here:Wikipedia Legal Drinking Age