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La Candelaria

Opens in 9 min: 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Fun!

We really enjoyed the live music, the variety of dance performances and the appetizers with Pisco... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MercyNewJersey
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New Jersey
Very traditional

The entertainment was great. The dances where amazing. There wasn't a great variety in menu... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
zestydentist
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 weeks ago
“Fun!”
Feb 1, 2019
“Great energy and entertainment at a very reasonable price!”
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Located in the downtown historic district of Barranco, "La Candelaria" presents a show of Peruvian dances with a unique entertainment proposal in Lima. La Candelaria opens its doors to visitors on Fridays and Saturdays. Choreographic ensembles of...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Av. Bolognesi 292 | Barranco, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the live music, the variety of dance performances and the appetizers with Pisco Sour drinks! We went on a Friday night and it was not crowded. We arrived around 9:15pm to get a table for 10, but the show started at 10pm....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

We had an amazing time here with the live music, dancing, audience participation, everything was great.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

The entertainment was great. The dances where amazing. There wasn't a great variety in menu, appetizers where good. Price reasonable. Do recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank zestydentist
Reviewed April 23, 2017

This place had everything to culminate our wonderful week in Lima. As a Peruvian American, I genuinely enjoyed the dance show variety, the audience engagement and interaction from the host, and the food/drinks were pretty good. I wasn't expecting it to be but it was...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your opinion! We are very glad that you have enjoyed of the visit. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed March 12, 2017

I've been coming here for 16 years during visits to Lima for both family and business. It is always a fun night out with good folkloric shows, good food and drinks. The only thing is they could use more fans inside as it gets hot...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2017

Hi Jim! Thank for visiting La Candelaria and for giving us your opinion. We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Fun place if you're into cruise style mass entertainment. Everyone seemed to be having a lot of fun. I went to explore Peruvian music and the band was really good. The folk dancers were energetic and vibrant. But my personal choice would be a smaller...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank raxamehta
LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2016

Dear friend, thank you for visiting La Candelaria and giving us your opinion. It's very important for us to know it. We are happy you enjoyed the band and the show, and we hope to see you again soon so we can give you a...More

Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

We received free Vip tickets and felt it a waste to not go and ended up having a good time. They have the best Lomo Saltado I've had in Peru and the drinks were strong. The show is in Spanish only, but it doesn't matter...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank turnerashley77
LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2015

¡Thank you for your opinion! We are glad you enjoyed the show, we hope you can return to visit us soon again.

Reviewed April 25, 2015

We were a large group and needed to fill the time before our 4 am flight. This was the perfect way to end our trip to Peru. The show was supposed to begin at 10:30 but it was closer to 11 pm when it got...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Ariz0nagirl
LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

¡Thank you so much for your visit! We are glad you enjoyed the show. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed January 10, 2015

We were here last night (01/10/15) and I must say it is a fun place if you have a desire to see the Peruvian folk dances and you like to dance in general.. I think it's cool they allow people to come out and dance...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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LA CANDELARIA P, Community Manager at La Candelaria, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2015

¡Thank you so much for your visit! We will consider your comments to improve our service

Reviewed November 13, 2014

Totally advisable place for foreign visitors, family and friends. To enjoy peruvian folk dances together with some moments of modern music for the public to dance on stage. I loved when they asked tourists to talk about our countries of origin. HAVING FUN IS THE...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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alsindaniabch
March 16, 2017|
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Response from LA CANDELARIA P | Property representative |
¡Hola! Puede comprar entradas en Teleticket de los supermercados Wong y Metro, o también puede realizar su reserva llamando a los teléfonos: 01 2471314 / 01 2472941 También puede comprarlas en nuestro local esta noche, antes... More
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andredas
January 18, 2015|
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Response from cheturo | Reviewed this property |
My friends made the reservation. But you can arrive around 10pm and get a good seat. Not that far, 12 minuntes maybe. Fare will be around us$7 by taxi. Write down this Radio Taxi number, very safe and reliable: 355-5555
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andredas
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La Candelaria is located in Barranco, near Miraflores. To go there, you can use a Secure Company of Taxi (S/.12 - $3.50 aprox.) or Public Transportation called Metropolitano -La Candelaria is just in front of "Bulevar... More
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