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Candela

Sonnenstrasse 5, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
+41 71 246 46 46
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“main course” (2 reviews)
“robert” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
European, Swiss, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
Sonnenstrasse 5, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 160 reviews

Reviewed 13 March 2017

During our visit to St Gallen we stumbled across this gem. The food was amazing and the wine selection impressive. The ambience of the restaurant and hospitality and professionalism of the staff made this a special dining experience. We will be back when next in...More

1  Thank Loretta B
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here last week (Thursday night) with a good friend for a spontaneous dinner. As we entered this elegant place we were warmly welcomed by Ms. Gerster. She immediately guided us to a nice table at the window. I really enjoyed the atmosphere...More

1  Thank Christoph Z
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Modern decor with graciously spaced tables within the dining room made the restaurant seem rather ordinary, but the food and service were impressive. The offerings are diverse and have Indian, Thai and European flavor so. The bread was truly delicious, and plentiful. I had an...More

1  Thank 60745Mary
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Good food in a good ambiance. The sommelier was very helpfull, friendly and had good personal touch. The wine was great. Probably a restaurant that Robert de Niro would go to ;)

Thank Awhvandeven
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Simplicty perfect , love this restaurant Coming back here every time I visit SWITZERLAND , service is super friendly , is displaying great standards and they remember you on each visit . Attention to details are great and appreciated . This all comes back proper...More

1  Thank Ralph F
Reviewed 30 September 2016

During our 2 weeks tour in Switzerland (we were a group of 20 persons) it was by far away the best restaurant we have done. The hospitality, service and quality of the fine international cuisine owned by Mr René Engler. Monika, the general manager took...More

2  Thank epeloffy
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Good food, nice service and convenient location. A very nice restaurant for a special occasion or business meal.

Thank LucindaR_11
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant... Friendly service and host. I have seen even a clutch of fame goes there such as actor Robert de Nero...

Thank seasidepix
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

On arrival the Restaurant was very Busy. We received a very warm and friendly welcome and were seated promptly without waiting. The service was swift and very professional. The menu was well presented with excellent product knowledge, making us feel confident and we looked forward...More

1  Thank Kurt S
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Had a lovely lunch at Candela! The casual courtyard is very inviting and the service team has taken great care and was very attentive. Tried the beef burger, one of the best i've ever had. We'll be back!

1  Thank Bianca K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sonnenstrasse 5, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of St. Gallen  >  St. Gallen
  • Phone Number: +41 71 246 46 46
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