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La Candela

Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 878 4471
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (42 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Caribbean, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying across the street at the Flamingo Hotel for the third time this year before I finally visited La Candela. The shady interior was inviting, and it was always open when I went by. I was just in a hurry to get somewhere,...More

Thank supersusanita
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were on the island for 1p days and this was one of only two restaurants we came back to twice! Both food and drinks are fantastic and it is far enough away from the cruise ships that the prices were quite...More

Thank CNorris82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our dive master recommended this place. It was two short blocks from our hotel so it was a great deal. The staff was very courteous, the food was amazing. We didn't realize how big the servings were, needless to say we took some home. We...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The first meal we ate in Cozumel and they set a high bar. Ask for the daily specials- a local tipped us off on this. They are dishes made each day, often at lower prices. We had the pork and chicken&potatoes. Both were outstanding. We...More

Thank mudslider007
Reviewed 12 June 2017

SUPER inexpensive food, with $20 a plate taste. Outdoor seating is wonderful in the morning...covered patio that's pretty cool temperature. $5 is enough to fill you up with very enjoyable food.

Thank Travis R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This place is a real gem!. The service is excellent and the food is phenomenal. They have the best mango pie. If you are visiting Cozumel, you must stop and have a "plato del dia", you will not be disappointed. They have options for everyone....More

Thank elizagomez1977
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We had a great time, lovely inexpensive typical food. The staff was very friendly. Just off the main road with nice outdoor seating.

Thank Claudio P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Good place, friendly staff, a few speaks English. We both took the fajitas, the onions was perfectly fried, it was a good lunch.

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We found this place after a day at the beach and ask the taxi cab driver to bring us to a place where locals eat . This place is great the food was fantastic the salsa is a bit different than normal salsa this one...More

1  Thank sfresta
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We usually have one to two meals here each trip. This time it was just breakfast but as always, delicious, and large servings! My husband and I split and omelette and the plate of fruit and had coffee. The chilaquiles are great as well. We...More

Thank farish2
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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, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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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