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La Candela Restaurant Peruvian Cuisine

495 S Broadway, Hicksville, NY 11801-5040
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
1 week ago
“A local gem”
3 days ago
“An excellent visit to a Peruvian restaurant.”
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
495 S Broadway, Hicksville, NY 11801-5040
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the first Peruvian restaurant that I have been to. The selection was excellent, as well as the food and the portions.. The patrons were a mix of what appeared to be about 85% Peruvian food experts and 15% locals. I have been there...More

Thank tigs70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This would be our best Peruvian food place so far Service is top notch fir such a simple restaurant Food is amazing with serious portions Always clean with perfect music Love it

Thank titi1966
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the delicious Peruvian food. It's good for lunch or dinner, they have take out, I bought their delicious tamales for Christmas. Very friendly people.

Thank janett558594
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were hesitant to try as we had never heard anything about it. The food and staff were excellentt.

Thank shari1mm
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Please do us a favor and remove Peruvian Cuisine from your front sign....your ceviche, anticuchos, or seco has nothing to do with our traditional dishes, you may be able to fool a non native, but for Peruvians, there is no comparison, ceviche was all chewy,...More

3  Thank deperu4
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Great try for out of town for the weekend. There is a similar restaurant near my home and i love their food and this menu was similar. How could I go wrong? They are newly opened, no liquor license yet and the host was kind...More

Thank fishermary69
Reviewed 21 May 2016

A lively and authentic Peruvian restaurant, La Candela is a welcome spot to have an authentic, inexpensive meal in the middle of Hicksville. The menu is a bit odd at first with widely ranging choices but as you narrow it down it focuses on fish...More

Thank ForeFood
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I was happy to visit this place , recommended by a friend, well I like the food not all the dishes but I enjoyed some of them. The service is horrible, after we got a table , it took us a while to get a...More

Thank Julio Q
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The food was delicious, the atmosphere and service was great. The food was great, could be a lot for one person if you are not a big eater but great for leftovers.

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Great little restaurant nestled in a small little plaza on S Broadway in Hicksville. Great Peruvian food to choose from. You won't be dissapointed. Love the atmosphere as well.

Thank Alfie D
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 S Broadway, Hicksville, NY 11801-5040
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hicksville
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