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A Candella

9 Rue St Antoine, 20260 Calvi, Corsica, France
+33 (4) 95654213
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Ranked #29 of 99 Restaurants in Calvi
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

With some friends we set for a drink and snacks and we got the most horrible service. Despite we where guests, we where not allowed to take photos from the view as we where supposatly disturbing the guests... Waiters where shouting to place orders and ask for something but this was apparently not bothering anyone... I do not understand why... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Ate here on the third and last night of our stay. The owner and his partner were both lovely and very friendly, the younger server who was looking after the terrace with the views wasn't quite so good-pleasant but lacked the warmth of the other two. We went for the set menu the first night and loved the potato frittata... More

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London
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Superb view, reasonable service, starters are quite dear which initially made us walk past when glancing at the menu but mains are generous and the house wine was very reasonable. The fish soup was excellent to start, my steak was a sensational size and very good but the sauce was quite thin and there wasn't enough. The John Dory with... More

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wilmslow
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Well worth the walk up to the top of the Citadel. Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous food and magnificent views, great service by excellent cheerful staff. Book a table with a view by the wall for a truly memorable evening. Fantastic Views & the BEST tarte tatin in the world - an amazing place!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Great food and stunning view. Staff very pleasant and attentive. Menu of the day good value and the pork delicious.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Magnificent views from the terrace, excellent service, genuine Corsican food and wine with helpful, knowledgeable advice. Excellent value for money. Would return without hesitation.

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UK
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This Restaurant is the best in Calvi.The food is really excellent with a very good wine list and the atmosphere is wonderful,even if you can't get a table overlooking the bay and the mountains,the whole place has loads of character.The photos on here don't do it justice.The Manager and staff are very friendly and the service is very good.I urge... More

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Clare, sUffolk,England
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83 reviews 83 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

There is no shortage of good restaurants in Calvi, but this is one of the best. Food is served on a terrace overlooking the harbour,which is a great plus, but it is worth a visit on it's own merit as a restaurant with very decent food, a good wine list,and excellent service

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London
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92 reviews 92 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

Corsica has many amazing qualities that are unparalled around The Med: great beaches, rugid landscapes (mountains and forests that you'd usually have to parachute into an American or a Russian wilderness to find), blue skies, cool sea and mountain breezes. It has genuine charm and hospitality. But great restaurants aren't something found in abundance here. You need to go South... More

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Kent
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76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Undoubtedly the worst meal of our holiday and one of the worst meals I have had over many years of visiting Corsica. The location in the old citadel of Calvi with an impressive view over the port is the sole redeeming feature of this place. We booked a table on the terrace (with the view) in advance and had high... More

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