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Candela Candela

92 2nd Ave., New York, NY, 10003
nr. E. 6th St.
212-529-2563

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6
Food: 6
Service: 7
Décor: 7
"Mixed Reviews"

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Unfortunate...

By Salivate on 4/28/2012

  • Overall Rating: 3
  • Food: 2
  • Service: 5
  • Décor: 4
  • No, I would not go back!

Last night my boyfriend and I had dinner here and I ordered the "sliced strip steak with olives, onions and side of rice and beans." I assumed the strip steak would be equivalent to a stew. My boyfriend ordered the gnocchi. Not only was his gnocchi over-cooked to a mush, but my "strip-steak" came out to be a pile of what I'd like to call, steak shoelace w/ some tomato paste slabbed on top, in addition to a portion of tasteless rice and beans. Pick your poison.

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Best Mojitos in town!

By dsobel1229 on 3/10/2012

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Food: 9
  • Service: 9
  • Décor: 9
  • Yes, I would go back!

Loved this cozy Cuban/Italian restaurant in the east village! Came with a few girlfriends and had entrees from both the Italian menu & Cuban menu. The food was flavorful and not to mention went great with the AMAZING mojitos they make! Seriously some of the best Mojitos Ive had in NYC. will definitely be back soon!

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