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La Cita

Esq Alcabala, Caracas, Venezuela
+58 212-5728180
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good44%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“paella” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Esq Alcabala, Caracas, Venezuela
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most famous restaurants in the area, the service is usually acceptable and the food should be really good; however, since fish is an important part of the menu, I'd suggest you request a fish brought at the right season, just...More

Thank Cristobal F
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Handle by Gallegos, they know how to give you their best food, great taste and ambience. Great for family.

Thank Francisco M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Excelent Service...the owner is the Cheff...Señor Iginio...He takes personalized care of his customers...don´t miss the Paella or ARROZ CON MARISCOS...

Thank Guillermo RM R
Reviewed 15 February 2017

La cita has been part of the Caracas culinary landscape for decades. It is a traditional Spanish restaurant with some of the best and abundant dishes. Paella, seafood, lamb, you name it they have it. Great atmosphere and prices. I don´t like where it is...More

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Excellent quality of food,great variety and friendly service.It has a feeling of a typical spanish place and a good relation quality/price.Even though it is located in the heart of the "Candelaria"zone, it offers parking facilities within walking distance

Thank takimoi
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The food is as delicious as ever! Attention super spectacular! You can bring your own spirits with a charge, you can choose the frustration menu if you are really hungry or choose individually which for me worked better! We had the best time played our...More

Thank Gabriela P
Reviewed 25 October 2016

La Cita is in the middle of La Candelaria, a zone in Caracas full of Spanish immigrants and near the beautiful La Candelaria Church. This zone is full of Spanish tascas (both Vasque and Galician food). La Cita is one of the best in the...More

1  Thank lrbap1955
Reviewed 23 August 2016

For years, this has undoubtedly be one of my favorites places in the city. The atmosphere is so "Madridlish" with the best Spanish food in Caracas, very friendly visitors, great attention and very good benefit-cost equation (huge dishes at very good prices). During Christmas, one...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

This place is probably one of the best places to eat seafood prepares in the Spanish cuisine way. I recommend "pulpo a la gallega" (octopus) and "arroz a la marinera" rice with seafood. The best way to go is either with taxi or with public...More

Thank EnriqueMiguel
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Good Spanish inspired food, very dangerous after 5 pm, there is no parking, prices are very reasonable

Thank Aevl
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13 September 2016|
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Response from DrBjorn | Reviewed this property |
It will depends when will you visit them, our economy it's not in its better moment!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esq Alcabala, Caracas, Venezuela
  • Location: South America  >  Venezuela  >  Capital Region  >  Caracas>  > La Candelaria
  • Neighbourhood: La Candelaria
  • Phone Number: +58 212-5728180
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