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La Candela

Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 878 4471
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (50 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
“fish tacos” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Calle 6, Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Our last full day of our week stay we decided we didn't want to cook breakfast. We found this place on Trip Advisor. We had a great breakfast, which was super inexpensive. My hubby and 3 friends had omlettes with chiliquiles and beans. The omlettes...More

Thank lizzy310
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful breakfast here. I had the sweet bread and fruit. The sweet bread is actually french toast with a little brown sugar on it. It was a bit soggy but still had nice flavor. One thing in Mexico, if you as for...More

Thank kjc1601
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a one night stay at the Flamingo years ago and this place has been a must ever since. We always look to see what is on the daily special and it doesn't matter if its chicken, pork, stuffed pepper it will please. The...More

Thank Don F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate here several times, it is a night lunch spot, with quick service and affordable prices. The fish tacos and guacamole became my ‘go-to’ dish. The Cuban sandwich looked awesome. And the daily special was highly recommended. Some people claim to eat here every...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great breakfasts,wonderful service, nice atmosphere. Have enjoyed meals here for years, very laid back nice mix of natives and visitors. Huevos motolenos are fabulous as are most breakfast items, very moderately priced.

Thank flyeroli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Candela is open 8 to 5 every day except Sunday. My wife and i usually ate here at least once a day for the month.we were on Cozumel. Breakfasts are good and inexpensive (we like the chilaquiles with chicken (pollo) and the fruit with...More

Thank anigre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We originally tried to go here for dinner, but finding it closed then, realized it was only open for breakfast and lunch, so came back the next day for breakfast. Food was terrific, service was quick, friendly and efficient. Price was very reasonable...would recommend.

Thank green4eva
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We went to this restaurant for lunch it has a very good varied menu and the food and service was excellent. I would eat here again for sure.

Thank Chang-Siam
Reviewed 1 February 2018

One of the house ''specialties'' was Mayan fish, supposedly marinated with achiote (but I could not taste any), supposedly baked in banana leaf (it was done in tinfoil instead). The Chile relleno seemed to have been deep fried the day before and reheated in a...More

Thank Mitch F
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is our go-to restaurant on Saturday afternoon when their specials include Pulled Pork platter or authentic Cubano sandwich. We also visit often for breakfast and enjoy their hot cakes, which are the best on the island. Only one block off the Melgar (main street)...More

Thank Ronald L
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, 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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