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El Generalife

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Calle de Caballeros 5, 46003 Valencia, Spain
+34 963914822
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 9
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 38
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Carrer de Navellos, 11 is the address. Actually 3.5 out of 5

I had a city trip in Valencia in end April and popped into it by mistake. I actually intended to dine in the next next one where during the noon time I witnessed a lot of local young people. I am surprised that most reviews are negative. I hope people went to the same address as I did. As far... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
jude9999
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Antwerp, Belgium
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93 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had a menu del dia with Valencian Paella. Lovely meal. Had to rush the staff to get the bill as we were on a day trip and had to meet the tour guide. Food was very nice, with good service, and did not think it expensive at all. We found all the staff helpful and attentive.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I had a city trip in Valencia in end April and popped into it by mistake. I actually intended to dine in the next next one where during the noon time I witnessed a lot of local young people. I am surprised that most reviews are negative. I hope people went to the same address as I did. As far... More 

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Torrent, Spain
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I am local and I was having a business dinner with some foreigners’ colleagues, the food was in general of very poor quality, especially the cuttlefish (sepia) which was simply not eatable, the drinks – which were not included in the menu - were expensive e.g. 4 euros for a cup of (bad) sangria. The staff tried to be amusing,... More 

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Valencia, Spain
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

There is SO MUCH amazing, good quality food at affordable prices in Valencia. Do not waste your time on this one, not matter how cute you find that orange tree garden in front of it!

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Sydney
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

An authentic tourist trap. Expensive, untasty food, not at all generous sangria. You have been warned

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Wallington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We to the El Generalife twice just to see if we had been unfortunate the First time. We ordered a salad starter and the main course lamb chops and fish,when our order eventually arrived the lamb chops were all fat we sent the these back and after 45 minutes I was ask if I wanted anything else. I said no... More 

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Valencia, Spain
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It took ages to get the food. Coincidentally it was ready at the moment I got eyecontact with the waiter. When the food arrived it was ok at best, however, it was not very much food, and I left the restaurant feeling hungry. In total I would not go here, it's not much more than tourist trap.

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Bergen
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Poor, if any, service. Forgot our order. They really have no clue about how to treat either customers or food. Do yourself a favour and go somewhere else.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We were not allowed to oreder until after waiting ten minutes. Food came after another 30. But worst, when we tried to pay, it was totally impossible.. We went to the counter, but two waiter turned the back at us, when we asked to pay, they turned and said we were badly behaving!! Incredible! Do not go to this restaurant... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I give this restaurant one star for two reasons 1) TripAdvisor doesn't let me give it 0 and 2) the waiter was worth a star on his own for entertainment value. He gave us the usual spiel about the 'special offer' available only to us and to keep it hush-hush from his boss but somehow forgot to cover up the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle de Caballeros 5, 46003 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Valencia Province  >  Valencia>  > La Seu
  • Neighborhood: La Seu
  • Phone Number: +34 963914822

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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