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La Candela

Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 878 4471
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (50 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
“cuban pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We had fish tacos here. Located on a side street off the main drag in Cozumel. It was ok. Not better then any place I have at home in USA. In fact disappointing. It was good to be in a local place but fish tacos...More

Thank ms.go-go
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We ate here a couple of times and had great food!! Will be a place we'll return to next visit . Prices were very reasonable. Good service, selection and quantity. Too bad it isn't open during supper hours. Highly recommend it!! One block east of...More

Thank NS55
Reviewed 21 February 2016

A small group visited here and enjoyed a great meal. Service was great and food was delicious. A bit off the beaten path but this worked for us. Looking forward to our return visit.

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

I have eaten at this restaurant 4 times and they have the best food in the area. I have never had a bad meal and the service has always been good. We cruise all the time and everytime we go to Cozumel we here at...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

We wandered by and sat on a mellow, quiet patio. We started with ice cold beer in frosted mugs, a mojito and guacamole. Very pleasant. Siesta off to a good start. It was far enough off the beaten path that it was not at all...More

Thank JoshPhD
Reviewed 12 February 2016

They offer daily menu, which was ok. If you are really hungry, and can not find any other options open in the neighbourhood (can happen easily) they offer a good value for your money, but don't expect any outstanding culinary experience.

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The food is wonderful here. We ate here almost every day for 4 weeks. For breakfast the french toast or Mexican dishes are very. French toast comes with fruit or bacon and we usually had both. The orange juice is fresh squeezed and very good....More

Thank anigre
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We first visited La Candela a year ago, loved it, and returned several times. It's now a year later, and we've been going to La Candela either for breakfast or lunch about 4 times a week. The owner is Cuban, and he has great English...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Our tour guide suggested this place to eat before returning to the cruise ship. It was a awesome experience. The food was amazing and the service was A plus....try the carrot soup and the cold beer hits the spot!

Thank Mevans251
Reviewed 5 January 2016

It was billed as a Cuban restaurant by the person that recommended it but they offered no Cuban sandwiches or Cuban coffee which is usually my only barometer when evaluating my limited Cuban culinary delights. Many of the dishes on the menu I did not...More

Thank Robert B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 878 4471
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