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El Candil

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Rua San Xoan 46, 36300 Baiona, Spain
+34 986 35 74 93
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 16:30
Sat 20:30 - 00:30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We came with children and the dinner was very good for all of us. The adults enjoy their fish and the kids their chicken. The place was full (you can only make a reservation for 21.00, afterwards you have to queue)

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

At first glance El Candil is a small bar and restaurant but we soon realized it was a much bigger under ground restaurant with a very traditional feel. The service was great they understood right away what it meant to be celiac / gluten free. They confirmed with us that the dish was gluten free when they gave it to... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2013

I met Enrique, the owner, when he had the restaurant Maruxia in A Guarda, and it was great to find him again in Baiona after so many years. Having the arroz con bogavante once again and confirming that it is still as good as I remembered, was my great pleasure. Don't miss the pineapple desert, speciality of the house. Good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:30
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua San Xoan 46, 36300 Baiona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of Pontevedra  >  Baiona
  • Phone Number: +34 986 35 74 93
Under new management since April 2014.
Traditional Galician dishes with an innovative and creative touch. Tapas. Coffee & Bar. From low cost to moderately priced.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?