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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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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (27 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle dos Aceras 18-20, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing dinner !! All plates made w very fresh ingridients and in its perfection! Mathieu was great!! Very nice, polite and fun! Anorher great surprise for the night! Must go!! Cant miss this experience once in Malaga!!

Thank Cris D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying around the corner from the restaurant and could not get a table on a Saturday night as a walk in. Fortunately for us, when we returned the following Friday we were able to get a table. After eating at a lot of...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant tonight. What an amazing experience. Great food with even better service. Just great!!

Thank Jarkko R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by as we were in the area. Had good online reviews. Park a few blocks away where ever you can find parking or take a cab. Great Irish pub next door also. Service is excellent , we spoke a mixture of French and...More

Thank Brian M
Charles D, Propietario at La Luz de Candela, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Brian ! thank you very much for your visit and your tasting review. It was nice to have Canadian cousins for dinner ;0) May be will see you again during an another travel. Enjoy your nice hollidays. See you soon…

Reviewed 15 July 2018

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

1  Thank Francis C
Reviewed 15 July 2018 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

1  Thank silentium333
Reviewed 14 July 2018 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 14 July 2018 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 8 July 2018 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 18 June 2018 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
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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
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 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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