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Pescaderia Don Candi

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Carr Cabezas, Villa Marina, | on the water next to La Ola tapas bar, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
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11:00 - 19:00
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Fri - Sun 11:00 - 19:00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best place to get seafood is here. Humble employees , delicious food and a great view. You definitely will come back. I have hundreds of times.

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Thank Ramon O
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The best fried fish you can eat. And the arepas have no comparison. Its near the water. The best? the price....

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

It's an amazing place. I live in the area and pass every day for work. I decided to visit with my wife for a valentine dinner it was the best option. It's a family owned local, nothing fancy just a nice wooden local with a view to Palomino and Culebra island if it's clear enough. As we get in, they... More 

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Wapwallopen
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Fresh seafood, cool atmosphere, and friendly service. Seaside, casual dining. Whole fried fish and seafood stuffed arepas are a treat! This is an experience that should not be missed!

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Thank Sheryl P
San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is a place where food is king. Puertorrican seafood is a culinary art form of its own. Experience eating like you never have before.

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Thank MrRitmo
Tallahassee, Florida
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

Very casual, in fact, you sit outside but right at water's edge. Feel free to feed the Tarpon who hang around with their noses out of the water! But you won't want to share your food with them. I had the Arepa de Pulpo. Enough said. I can't wait to go back and eat that again. My first time having... More 

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Thank polly916
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Always come here for the "arepas rellenas de carrucho". Fast service with a view of the ocean, very informal but very delicious!

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Thank manolo93
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Arepas rellenas are unbelievable. Or choose your fresh fish and they will fry it. It's a must place to visit. Expect the best fresh sea food.

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Thank Rene775
Western Mass
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

Pick your fresh fish and they will fry it to perfection. Or you can try their arepas stuffed with seafood - from codfish, shrimp, octopus, etc... Don't let the primitive green structure fool you, this family owned place is the real thing. Fridays, Saturdays, Sunday and holidays...

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Thank MrGelhs204
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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

If you want the best chicago pizza you go to Giordanos. If you want the best sushi in japan you go to Sukiyabashi Jiro in Tokyo. Came here while stationed in the Navy decades ago and will comtinue to come every visit to this beautifull island!! Imitated but never duplicated. The best  Arepas(Fried Dough Goodness) ... Stuffed Fritters on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr Cabezas, Villa Marina, | on the water next to La Ola tapas bar, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Fajardo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?