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La Candela

) #68 of 324 Restaurants in Cozumel ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Caribbean, Latin
Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 878 4471
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (42 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviews (176)
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

We took a the ferry from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel. We rented a scooter and rode around the island. We have eaten at this restaurant before and the food is always good.

Thank Ladybug5484
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Cool local place just north of downtown. We love sitting in the open air dining room and just watching the world go by. A few tourists, many locals every time we eat here. The spicy cheese sauce they serve is unique and good - more...More

Thank JohnnyBreadstick
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Asked a local where to eat authentic Mexican. Well this place did not disappoint. What delicious food and served by such nice staff. authentic mexican. The guacamole is worth the trip there. OMG The funny part is the owner is Cuban! His mexican wife and...More

Reviewed 6 May 2015

I have been to Cozumel numerous times and prefer the back street behind the main street. While shopping, a local suggested we follow him to a restaurant. It was just great with a thatched roof, indoor or outdoor seating and THE BEST MANGO DAQUIRI EVER!...More

1  Thank susan c
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Went in 2012! The food was EXCELLENT!!!!!! I got the fish tacos and tried to get some here back home. Not even close. Guess I have to wait until I visit again!

Thank joey n
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Typical Mexican breakfast and lunch served by experienced waiters. Food is always well prepared and fast. Restaurant is always clean. They creamy salsa adds that little bit extra to every meal.

Thank Henriboss1
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We have been to the restaurant several times and love it. It also used to have free wifi. I wanted to refer it to a customer of mine but, the phone and email did not work. Hoping it is still in business. The shrimp fajitas...More

Thank kschinke
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

Good choice of omelettes and burritos for breakfast located a few blocks away from the center of town. Clean and friendly.

Thank John S
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Clean and friendly family owned restaurant. Great outdoor seating and food was excellent. Recommend it.

Thank 2morrowjm
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We happened upon La Candela while visiting Cozumel as a stop on our cruise. We wanted to get off the main street where all the tourist shops were... It was small but had a nice outdoor atmosphere. We had the beef/shrimp fajitas that were great...More

2  Thank Tizzydog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
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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