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Authentic flamenco, great price

If you can handle the tight seating, Candela is the place to go for a breath-taking and... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Great place to see real Flamingo

We went there on recommendation and so glad we did! The music and dance was excellent with locals... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Paris, France
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1 Dec 2018
“Authentic flamenco, great price”
3 May 2018
“You won’t regret it!”
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

If you can handle the tight seating, Candela is the place to go for a breath-taking and unforgettable flamenco performance. Unlike the more touristy venues, Candela feels like you’re watching performers in a Spanish living room. Raw energy, talent and the inimitable spirit of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FrqntTravlr808
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Authentic and true place. We had really great time in Candela. Awesome show and great artists, you won’t regret it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jana M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Discovered this place just by chance while looking for a "non-touristic" flamenco place. At the moment of writing, shows were only on Fridays and Saturday @23:00. We had a fantastic experience, pure enjoyment and awe. Artists gave their best to entertain the audience. 15€ entrance...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jafarelli
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We went there on recommendation and so glad we did! The music and dance was excellent with locals and a few tourists. Prices are very reasonable, one drink thrown in! Starts late evening and after the show people are still hanging around over drinks.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Praful888
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I visited this place last weekend, when I was in Madrid and asked one of my local friends to recommend me a Flamenco bar. i can say that for sure this flamenco bar was the highlight of my time in Madrid, it truly was one...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Shiva1990
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Amazing place for locals, you wont feel like a tourist there, it's the perfect place if that's what you are looking for. I loved it! An will come back.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mmm18
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I was looking for a non turistic flamenco place to bring my family and friends when they come to visit me and Candela is exactly what I was looking for! It is not a fancy place but the show was amazing! The entrance is €15...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Erica C
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We were concerned that by waiting till well after dinner we might be late. Well not to worry. To the die hard locals, late is the other side of 4am. The for some in the adjacent table with their gin-soaked brain think that I too...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank SaintVitas
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We were looking for the authentic, no frills Flamenco and we found it! Candela is a basic back street cafe with a small stage set up with enough room to seat a guitar player, singer, percussionist and dancer. This definetly seems to be an afficionado's...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank DrBumble
Reviewed 1 March 2016

we went there and the show was amazing. very small intimate venue. full of locals. singers were amazing and dancers were just fabulous. hard to find because it really is up the side streets and cobbled roads. we got a taxi. they take it very...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Laurabedi
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