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) #1,972 of 14,421 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin,
52 rue de Saintonge, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 42 74 41 28
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“tacos” (98 reviews)
“guacamole” (20 reviews)
“black beans” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Central American
$$ - $$$
52 rue de Saintonge, 75003 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely bar, really small and intimate. Sat at the bar and talked through lots of drinks with them, really interesting stories. Good looked really tasty.

Thank simondenby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two sides to Candelaria and you need to try both of them. From the street there is a small Mexican food joint, which specialises in nachos, tacos and frozen margaritas, while through the (not so) hidden door at the back is a dimly-lit...More

Thank msg1969
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Really delicious tacos, we tried all three and if we could, would have gone another round on all of them. Super friendly staff!

Thank Demmlb04
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Very Expensive for what you get (quantity and quality), not much choice, place is original though, and food was good,

Thank Isnaldy M
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This place has two parts - at the street, there is a mexican food joint, and in the back, a cocktail bar. The tacos are good as is the mezcal. The cocktails are very tasty. They manage to make original cocktails taste very good. This...More

Thank Aemlie
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The experience of entering the bar through the back of the tiny taco restaurant was cool - bartenders awesome and drinks were good. Really only a good spot for pre-dinner cocktails though (~12-15USD). Almost every spot to sit in the bar was 'reserved' and they...More

Thank Lbtu12
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Loved having a drink at this very unique place. The staff were very friendly and helpful. They really knew what they were talking about, without being snobbish, and they have a clear passion for what they do. We would have loved to have stayed longer...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Small Mexican restaurant with cocktail bar hidden in the back. They have nice vegetarian options, I had a bean soup topped with cream and nachos, and tried delicious vege tacos. Also frozen margaritas are delicious.

Thank Iris L
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Well located in the so-called "haut marais" in Paris, you have to go through a tiny South American fast food and open a white door to enter this hidden bar. Most of the cocktails are made with pisco or mezqual or tequila and they really...More

Thank Bernard C
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Please let me begin by explaining that I am a pretty adventurous food lover who prizes spice above all things on planet earth but for some reason have never managed to quite get on board with Mexican cuisine despite trying very hard; including in Mexico...More

Thank Emmaannaatkinson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Central American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 rue de Saintonge, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 74 41 28
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