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La Canela

141 Gibbs St Unit D, Rockville, MD 20850-0334
+1 301-251-1550
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“lomo saltado” (13 reviews)
“ceviche” (23 reviews)
“yucca” (7 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
141 Gibbs St Unit D, Rockville, MD 20850-0334
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Reviewed March 4, 2017

My wife and I had dinner here this evening. First off, we don't each out much so when we do, we look for excellent cuisine to try. The inside of La Canela is lovely and the staff is extremely kind and attentive to every detail....More

Thank MrTurboDave
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

I was there with two friends tasting different dishes for a group meal. Juan the owner was presenting the most delicious dishes. We started off with an amuse buche of three small treats. We then had a wonderful ceviche, next a rice dish with seafood...More

Thank Ozgur20817
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I have been here many times, living so close. This place is true gem! The food here is very good. Often they bring you an individual bite of cebiche on the house. The tacu tacu is usually very good, as well as the soltados (lomo...More

Thank 305KMD
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

This is a really pretty restaurant with some flaws. The layout puts tables very close together and means that if anyone is talking the least bit loudly it is going to be heard by everyone around given the way sound carries in the space. Service...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed January 16, 2017

We visited this restaurant last Sunday for lunch. Both the interior and exterior are designed to resemble Peruvian architecture; on the inside, there are large gilded mirrors and dark wooden chairs. Service is both professional and attentive, multi-lingual, and the cuisine is exceptional. We ordered...More

Thank Moritz73
Reviewed January 16, 2017

I went here with a group, and was blown away by the quality of the food, and service. This is authentic Peruvian cuisine, including some of the best ceviche I have ever had.

Thank Da1964
Reviewed January 4, 2017

La Canela provides a pleasant atmosphere and authentic Peruvian cuisine...by far, one of the best cuisines in Latin America.

Thank Luis B
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

The place has great Peruvian food. We ordered about 10 different things and they were all delicious! The staff was very nice and helpful. Would go again for sure!!!

Thank Ed_likestraveling
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Quaint Spanish restaurant with outdoor seating available and a bar. A very good selection of wine by the glass or house-made sangria is a nice accompaniment to your meal. The food is very good, but service can be slow.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We had a lunch menu ($15 entrance + appetizer) plus postre and we end up very satisfied. The quality and the portions size were very good. The service also And the decoration brilliant. We'll be back for sure. The quinoa salad and the cream brule...More

Thank DcRuben
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what is the average price for lunch? Let's say if I choose ceviche and pollo saltado or trucha?
March 27, 2017|
Response from 305KMD | Reviewed this property |
Ceviche is 8-13. I think if you just Google "La Canela Menu" Rockville it will appear.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Gibbs St Unit D, Rockville, MD 20850-0334
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-251-1550
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