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Candela Latin and Mediterranean Restaurant

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2909 NE 6th Avenue, Wilton Manors, FL (Okland Park Blvd)
954-563-8088
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3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Hidden Gem!

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Wilton Manors. Don't the location fool you, as it is not on the Wilton manor strip but near it. Definitely worth going. Nice place for a date. Great wine list. Different specials. Delicious food made with love. The chef will even come around and ask how... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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  • Casual Dining
  • Reservations
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56 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Wilton Manors. Don't the location fool you, as it is not on the Wilton manor strip but near it. Definitely worth going. Nice place for a date. Great wine list. Different specials. Delicious food made with love. The chef will even come around and ask how everything is. I frequent this place... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Everyone in our party was very impressed with the service along with great food and wine. Chef Armando takes special care of his customers. Be sure to get a bottle of Juan Gil . Food you cant go wrong

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Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We were told about this place by a friend. Driving up to mini mall we noticed the restaurant was located next to a check cashing business. This was not the best first impression. Walk into the restaurant and everything is transformed. Low level lighting and a warm inviting atmosphere made you forget about everything you had seen outside. It seemed... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Candela is a Family restaurant where the attention is fantastic. Armando the Chef and Yudaris will make your experience unforgivable. I recomend the gambas as starter. The Sangria is delicious. Prices moderate.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

As other reviewers have commented, the restaurant is located in a fairly unattractive strip mall a mile or so away from the centre of Wilton Manors & does not look particularly inviting from the outside. However, the delicious food inside makes a visit well worth while. During our visit my partner and I both had cod croquettes as an appetizer... More 

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Oakland Park, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This was our first visit to this husband and wife run establishment, and oh my what a find. The table decided to order tapas and so we ordered hot and cold, and the tastes and flavors was just amazing, there was not one dish that we would not order again and again.... Plus the service, perfect..... Gave great recommendations, was... More 

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Fort Lauderdale
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Service is impeccable, the food scrumptious. Very tasty! The Spanish wine we had was exceptional. This Spanish restaurant is one not to be missed. The Chef comes out to each table which is a nice added touch. It is very cozy inside.

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Telford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We arrived anticipating the best based on reviews. Location is a bit iffy but seemed perfectly safe to us. Decor is nice, very friendly and the menu is mouth watering. Owner is very active, directing staff and very involved but it's his restaurant so why not. His wife is lovely and both are passionate about the food. First served bread... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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96 reviews 96 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Don't be put off buy the exterior, they are located in a small strip mall, and looks a bit dinghy, but come inside for amazing food and service. The chef and his wife owners are always so happy to see you and provide an amazing meal. This is a meal for foodies, and don't be in a hurry. Bring friends,... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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515 reviews 515 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Not a great location, in a strip mall just off Oakland Blvd. their neighbors are business's I would not want to enter in the middle of the day. They were just taking the metal coverings off the windows and door to open. The K Mart across the street is closing. If I had not seen the place reviewed on "Check... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2909 NE 6th Avenue, Wilton Manors, FL
    (Okland Park Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Wilton Manors
  • Phone Number: 954-563-8088

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cuban, Mediterranean, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?