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La Luz de Candela

Calle dos Aceras 18-20, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 600 36 43 75
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (25 reviews)
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle dos Aceras 18-20, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two french brothers lost in Malaga. Mathieu serving and Charlie in the kitchen. We did not know them before but their food and service were so nice that I hope that they have became friends... Patta negra, mushrooms a la plancha, crab remoulade, fried and...More

Thank Francis C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the reviews and reserved a table for lunch. Hospitality, well cooked and prepared risotto, fish and white chocolate desert made me decide to come again for dinner. Iberian pork, lamb cooked to perfection and cheese cake without cake.:) Wine offered was right on the...More

Thank silentium333
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Malaga has been an amazing place for me to visit, but this fabulous (but not overly expensive) restaurant had to be one of the highlights. I’m a Hospitality Lecturer at a college in the UK and so I’d like to say that I know what...More

Thank foodgourmet42
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with my mum for my birthday dinner and we weren’t disappointed. The lovely folk who run this place are so friendly. We had various dishes to start then mum had Thai broth and I had steak both racion size. Good honest well cooked...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate seven different kinds of dishes and they were all amazing. Everthing was perfect, good food and very service minded.

Thank Viktor G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really good restaurant in the center of Malaga but just outside the busiest area. Food and service was excellent, and they have really tasty homemade food. I tried a very nice salad and a dish with lambs rump, surprisingly tender. And they...More

Thank Masol1
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We ate at La Luz de Candela during our stay in Malaga as we had a great experience last year. Yet again the food was beautiful and the staff couldn’t have been any more attentive and friendly. There was 6 of us at dinner and...More

Thank itchyfeet83
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

What a gem. Food is absolutely amazing and can be served in smaller tapas style portions for sharing. House foie gras was sooo good. Salads exploded with flavour. Secreto Iberian and sea bass just amazing. Endive & roquefort salad to finish left no space for...More

Thank carol116
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We eat here at least twice every visit the past few years. This March was no different. Simply a great pleasure. The food as always is wonderful, the atmosphere delightful, and of course the guys are so welcoming and friendly. Have yet to be disappointed...More

Thank Bobbymarc
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

It’s difficult to review this restaurant without simply regurgitating all the superlatives from my previous two reviews. Suffice to say, then, that yes, the food is still sublime, the staff friendly, knowledgable and attentive and very French (Wow: Nuevo Andalusian cuisine meets Classic French cuisine-...More

Thank Marcus W
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20 August 2017|
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
It is only evening...but book in advance to make sure you get a table.
29 June 2017|
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
Our many course meal, plus 4 glasses was €54. Download their menu to gauge prices...that's what we did.
29 June 2017|
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Response from kuiti | Reviewed this property |
40-50€ but take their advise and go Spanish style and share the dishes as they were all superb.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle dos Aceras 18-20, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 600 36 43 75
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Small restaurant of eleven tables, La Luz de Candela proposes a seasonal fresh food cuisine. The dishes are cooked or prepared at the order. Because of an increasing number of " not show ", the reserved tables will be liberated 10 minutes after the booking hour.
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