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Candela Taco Bar & Lounge
Candela Taco Bar & Lounge
  • Address:
    831 S la Brea Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90036
    Neighborhood:
    Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St.
  • Cuisine:
    Mexican
    Price: $30 and under

Candela Taco Bar & Lounge Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://candelatacobar.com
  • Phone: (323) 936-0533
  • Hours of Operation:

    Lunch: Wednesday:11:30 am - 3:00pm

    Dinner: Wednesday 3:00pm - 12:00 am, Mon - Tue: 4:00 pm - 12:00 am, Thu - Sun: 4:00 pm - 12:00 am.
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Mexican
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Parking: No
A word from Candela Taco Bar & Lounge
Our 12,000 Sq. ft. space offers a unique setting for all of your event needs. Let Candela Taco Bar & Lounge be your venue choice for your next special occassion. Our catering department will satisfy your cravings with unique Spanish flavored foods. We look forward to hosting you! Restaurant Capacity: 60 seated 100 open floor Upstairs Lounge Capacity: 110 seated 150 with Patio Accessibility Main Room: 550 seated 800 open floor
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Diner Reviews
  • "Flat screen TVs in all directions. So every seat has a great view of TV. So great to watch sporting events. I had 4 different tacos. All 4 tacos were excellent. Wife enjoyed a couple of tacos and the ceviche. The service was a little poor considering the few tables that were occupied. Charging for a second basket of tortilla chips was disappointing since they caused the delay in getting our food. I would still recommend this place because of the food and TVs."
    Dined on 6/29/2014
  • "We are regulars on Wednesdays the only day they open for lunch and offer $1 tacos. Not only is it a great deal but the service is always fantastic. It is a family run business and the staff makes you feel like you are part of their familia. Go for the tacos...stay for the margaritas!"
    Dined on 6/18/2014
  • "We loved the guac, taco tour, and service was fine, but it was SO LOUD we couldn't hear each other talking from across the table. I don't know if its the acoustics or people were loud but it was almost unbearable. And it wasn't even late, it was a 6:30 dinner on a Sunday."
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "great tacos a great prices! AMAZING! Being born and raised on Los Angeles I have a very picky high expectation for mexican food and this place did not disappoint. The tacos were delicious and very reasonably priced! and the Coctel e camaron was like a party in my mouth.. it is a must try!"
    Dined on 5/16/2014
  • "Really enjoyed the tacos - we ordered a bunch - and they were all delicious. The fish tacoswere my favorite"
    Dined on 7/19/2013
  • "Good food for a good price...fun for a ladies night out!"
    Dined on 6/28/2013
  • "Love this quaint mexican gem--it is right next door to a salsa club and you can enter from Candela to the club--so convenient. This was my second visit and plan on returning. Not a big place, so we had to keep our group to not more than 10 (really 8) 10 is pushing it."
    Dined on 4/13/2013
  • "I would definitely recommend Candela! The food was great and the service even better. We were a party of 10 going to see a show at the El Rey Theater. The staff was very attentive and made sure we were taken care of."
    Dined on 2/8/2013
  • "Very small, very loud, and more sports bar than restaurant, this was not at all what I was expecting. But we had made a reservation and we were here and it was Saturday night so we wouldn't be able to get into anywhere else without a reservation, so we stayed. And I am glad we did! The food was amazing. Four salsas served with chips as we perused the menu. The star of the menu is the taco bar - choice of about 12 varieties: vege, meat, chicken, fish. The menu offered a range of choices from tacos and enchiladas to shrimp, steak, fish across a wide range of seasonings. Sangria & Margaritas very good. I'll be back but NOT for a quiet romantic evening."
    Dined on 9/29/2012