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Calle Quart 49, 46001 Valencia, Spain
963917538
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2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thu - Sat 9:00 pm - 1:30 am
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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  • 343
    Excellent
  • 253
    Very good
  • 41
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very good Paella

We arrived at the restaurant as it opened and was able to get a table. We ordered a vegetarian Paella which was very tasty, however there needed to be just a little more vegetables. The ambiance was ideal and after eating chatted to other diners around. We first visited the restaurant five... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Reviewer090
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London
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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London
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We arrived at the restaurant as it opened and was able to get a table. We ordered a vegetarian Paella which was very tasty, however there needed to be just a little more vegetables. The ambiance was ideal and after eating chatted to other diners around. We first visited the restaurant five years ago and if it is open on... More 

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Renkum, the Netherlands
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170 reviews 170 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Mid February we had dinner here on a Tuesday, as it was closed on Monday, the day before. The ambiance is a mix of modern and classic, the staff is friendly, not speaking much English, and helpful. The menu has nice starters and a good choice of meat, fish and other mains. The portion of "rape" I ordered was tasty,... More 

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london
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My husband and I had dinner at this place on a saturday evening. The place already had a few customers when we arrived, but we were still sat promptly. We ordered a paella valenciana, and were warned that it would take about 40 mins to cook, which we were expecting, so that wasn't a problem. But then the waitress heavily... More 

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Winchester
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This is a great restaurant and deserves its high ranking. The staff don't speak much English but were charming and helpful. The food was delicious and the place packed with locals. Not the cheapest but we thought it was good value as the whole experience very enjoyable.

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Kiev
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Located right near Quart Gates (from gates - 1st one is bar, 2nd premices in 50m - restaurant). Always fully packed, reservation in advance is a must. Right choice for those who require more that simple paella and tapas. Tried degustation menu EUR18pp (3 entrantes per person, large paella for 2 with shrimps and tiny bits of squid + several... More 

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Goteborg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited Valencia in 2010, and were introduced to Canela? We live in Sweden. This year,for my husband's 65th birthday celebration, he could choose to go for dinner anywhere we have enjoyed in our past He chose Canela! We were welcomed with open arms by everyone, especially Jose and Yanice who took pleasure in explaining the Chef's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Good services, good food. Much cheaper than the restaurants in Barcelona. Recommend the Black rice with baby squid.

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Rome, Italy
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Amazing paella, for me the best in Valencia by far! Kindly staff, good octopus. The restaurant is haunted by Valencian people, so you know that you're in the right place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We started outlr dinnet with jamon platter and a bottle of wine then ordered 2paellas paella valeciana and senoret (sea food) both of them were freshly cooked and delicious. Some of the waiters know good english and can recommend good dishes and wine. Our wine was also perfect by recommendation we ordered one more. Be sure to make reservations because... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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87 reviews 87 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We are traveling throughout southern Spain and did not want to have any Paella till we reach the city where paella was born....and believe me....really worthwhile. Its a relatively small tavern, but it gets busy and full very fast. We had to wait half an hr for the Valencia Paella which is cooked when you order it....absolutely delicious...Make sure you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Quart 49, 46001 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Valencia Province  >  Valencia
  • Phone Number: 963917538

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
9:00 pm - 1:30 am
Friday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
9:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
9:00 pm - 1:30 am

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