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Carrer d'En Sala, 3, 46002 Valencia, Spain
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1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The Queen of Paella

As other reviewers have mentioned, you do need to be a detective to find this slip of a restaurant, but when you do, your palate will be rewarded. If you have never tasted Paella cooked with Bomba rice, and if you are in Valencia, you must let Merche cook for you. Her preparation is meticulous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2013
GuavaJelly74
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

As other reviewers have mentioned, you do need to be a detective to find this slip of a restaurant, but when you do, your palate will be rewarded. If you have never tasted Paella cooked with Bomba rice, and if you are in Valencia, you must let Merche cook for you. Her preparation is meticulous and the results are just... More 

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florida, usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Just returned from Abadia....wow, what a great place. As other reviewers have mentioned, it is hidden in a small street that is much like an alley. We were greeted by the friendly owner who immediately treated us like family. We took the daily menu and were extremely pleased. For thirty euros we got 4 small plates of delicious tapas, which... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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66 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

This is a very small restaurant down a quiet back street so can be a little difficult to find. It is definitely worth a visit if you want to eat genuine Valencian food. There is a limited menu but it contains a good selection of dishes you won't find in the more touristy places. Service was great even though the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Hidden in a small street but certainly worth a visit. Excellent spanish tapas kitchen and high quality food for very affordable prices. Outstanding service and typical spanish atmosphere. Only some 30 places so make sure you make a reservation!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carrer d'En Sala, 3, 46002 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Valencia Province  >  Valencia

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean
Open Hours
Monday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?