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Los Candiles

Calle Pedro de Lagasca 5, 05001 Avila, Spain
+34 920 21 31 02
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bean stew” (2 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“chuleton” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Pedro de Lagasca 5, 05001 Avila, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is quite clean and one can go here for casual dining. The food is quite good and the service is friendly.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little gem in Avila. It’s down an alley street so it was not to easy to find especially if you go the back way. However when you get there the place is inviting. The service was great. We got seated immediately...More

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a taste of the fabled Ávila beef. Avoiding tourist traps, on a side street we came across this nondescript restaurant. We decided to take the risk and what a surprise! A menu with a lot of options in Castillian cuisine. As...More

Thank Ferdinando V
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

The Quality of the good is good, the staff is kind and servicial You must come here once The menu is very yummy

Thank Libertad V
Reviewed 4 March 2018

As the title says - fairly well priced for what it is - 24 euros for a starter, a HUGE steak (and I mean enormous), a dessert, and a drink. What we didn't realise was that, having ordered the wine, we could top our drinks...More

Thank Greg A
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

You will find the tastiest 1-inch thick Chuletón de Ávila here. You will not regret this. I was on a small road trip with a Spanish friend of mine. We sought Ávila for a half-day road trip. After wondering around the walled city we looked...More

Thank Helena G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Los Candles is located on the first floor in a quiet lane although there are a couple of tables outside on the street. The food was very tasty and the prices are very reasonable. Although the waiter spoke no English he was very helpful and...More

1  Thank rob091
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Los Candiles Restaurante is tucked away on a small side street near the Plaza in Ávila, and is well-worth the quest to find...though reservations are recommended. My Spanish pal and I, visiting Ávila, received word from his gastronomically savvy cousin that this was The Place,...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Interior of the place isn't great and the service so-so (we reserved the table and only had till 16:00, the waiter was stressed about whether we would be gone in time). We share among friends several dishes.Next to sepia and the Milhoja de Morcilla (some...More

Thank LesDutchies2003
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We had the best steak ever! It was delicious and huuuuge. Maybe not the fanciest and modern restaurant around but very authentic and with excellent food and friendly staff (they don't speak English but they did the best to understand what we want).

Thank Tamara K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
13:00 - 15:30
20:45 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pedro de Lagasca 5, 05001 Avila, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Avila  >  Avila
  • Phone Number: +34 920 21 31 02
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