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Candlelite Inn

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1201 E Division St, Arlington, TX 76011-7339
+1 817-275-9613
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“spaghetti” (15 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“burrito” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Italian, American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
1201 E Division St, Arlington, TX 76011-7339
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well another great place for dinner. We were here 45 years ago and I know I posted a trip advisor review but I could’t find it today! Not sure why? The server suggested the steak and she was right on. The small filet was an...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Want to dine out like you parents did...this is the place. Still good menus, and never have had problem there. Try a get a private booth, for date night. Close to baseball and football, and easy access

Thank DavidG3900
Reviewed September 20, 2017

This Humble Restaurant has been here for what seems ages, The food is good, the environment is very humble, the Inn has developed most of its reputation via word of mouth and doesn't need to to attract people with fancy decor ect... Great for a...More

Thank John S
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The 5 represents having dined at Candlelite for more than 40 years. Great variety, not fine dining for sure but it just tastes great! I almost always get the bean burrito with guacamole (not traditional guac. it's kind of a thick dressing, yumm!) added to...More

Thank BlackfootDaisy
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Went with some friends who you might call "regulars". They suggested we try the spaghetti for our first meal here. I usually don't order spaghetti at a restaurant because I can make that at home. I'm glad I tried it! Good stuff. Great service. Great...More

Thank Astros80
Reviewed September 3, 2017

This is my 3rd time to the Candlelite Inn. The ambiance is really cool because they have been a staple in Arlington since the 50's with great painted murals and the original decor. But they do need to update the restaurant. Don't expect a fancy...More

Thank L J H
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Was back in the area and didn't know The Candlelite Inn had re-opened. Was pleasantly surprised the layout was the same as it was the last time I was there. I've been going there for 33 years Andre the food has not changed a bit!...More

Thank cclakeman
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

The place is cool looking from the outside, but has a weird vibe on inside we can't put our finger on. Maybe it's that the bartenders were a little creepy. Noted for their big O mug of cold beer which hit the spot. Food was...More

Thank metntex
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I have been eating here since 1980. The food is great, service is incredible and the prices are reasonable. My family and I always love to celebrate special occasions here.

Thank Raul G
Reviewed May 28, 2017

My husband frequented this establishment in 1979 prior to returning to the East Coast. He was very pleased to see this restaurant had reopened and believed his dining experience was just as wonderful as before. I loved it! The booths are very private. The chips...More

Thank lucy19902015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 E Division St, Arlington, TX 76011-7339
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-275-9613
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