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El Candil

Zaragoza no.8, Mulege, Mexico
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good46%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“french dip” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Mexican, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Zaragoza no.8, Mulege, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Good drinks. Bartender is fantastic. What is not to like!? The shrimp tacos and scratch margaritas are fantastic.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Visiting family in Mulegé stopped in at the El Candil a couple of times. A local favorite hangout. Has a pool table and a great place to chill and have a beer. They have a pizza oven and excellent daily specials.

Thank LovelyLexi2010
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We often meet at ElCandil, Manuel speaks some English. And he works so hard. Tonight I had the ABC buger, it was delicious Their salad is wonderful. I got it with lime, because I'm trying to diet.

Thank 4duffy2
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We decided to hold our friend's Celebration of Love there, it's a bar, all the men could come. It was wonderful. Somebody brought champagne and classes to toast the couple. They were a little older, so we couldn't have a wedding reception...... Somebody brought 2...More

Thank 4duffy2
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I always go for their French Dip, I even met my neighbors there. It's a friendly place, some people were looking for a property to buy, we got talking....I reccomended a realtor I know. As a I've said before, they even take dogs on the...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We wanted somewhere that had table big enough for us to lay out the tiles, and we wanted dinner too. (and drinks). El Candil it was. I and another woman had the French Dip, one woman had vegetarian nachos, and another woman, (I forget what...More

Thank 4duffy2
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We ate there several times and each visit was great. My husband orders the fish and chips, and I order the grilled fish dinner. The atmosphere was authentic and the service friendly. The small town of Mulege is very charming. We made a small video...More

Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

You wouldn't think a Mexican restaurant would serve Pizza, but they do. Only on weekends. It's Wonderful! My girlfriend is vegetarian, so we go there to have vegetarian pizza. I think it has mushrooms, olives, bell pepper and cheese on it. I may have left...More

Thank 4duffy2
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in El Candil after swimming. I especially went for the French Dip. It was great. Even my dog enjoyed it. He got to go on the patio, (which he loves). The patio is covered in bougainvillea and is shaded. One​woman was sitting on...More

Thank 4duffy2
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Great food! We ordered the fajitas - so very good! They have "American food" but why bother? Order their local specialties and you won't be disappointed-- all is prepared with care and the garden out back is lovely. Service friendly - just need a bit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zaragoza no.8, Mulege, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Mulege
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