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Address: Muguia 413, Oaxaca, Mexico
Phone Number:
9 514-2010

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Music is good.

I went there on a Thursday night with a couple and their 20-ish children. Some people were dressed very nicely, others in little more than regular t-shirts and jeans. There was no... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 August 2013
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2013

I went there on a Thursday night with a couple and their 20-ish children. Some people were dressed very nicely, others in little more than regular t-shirts and jeans. There was no problem in getting a table and dance partners. The band was very enthusiastic and played well. Mostly salsa, merengue, and cumbia I believe. There was a few bachata... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2012

It's hard to put the reviews for this place together because some have Candela listed under "restaurants" and some list it under "attractions". Either way, it's a good place to head on the weekends. Weekdays are hit or miss in terms of the number of people there. You might not get a lesson if there is no crowd. I went... More 

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Oaxaca, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2010

We live in Oaxaca, and have been to La Candela plenty of times, because we love to dance and watch the locals perform what they are great at. Don't be intimidated though, there's room for everyone. La Candela also features some of the best bands in Oaxaca. On a side note: Living in Oaxaca I've found that there's no directory... More 

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