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Restaurante La Principal

Calle Polo y Peyrolon 5, 46021 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 60 63 48
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“clams” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Polo y Peyrolon 5, 46021 Valencia, Spain
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

We went to La Principal based on TripAdvisor reviews, and we were not disappointed. We had a bit of a challenge finding it, even though it was only a few blocks away from our hotel. We arrived about 8:30pm without a reservation, but were told...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed February 24, 2017

This restaurant is preparing really good seafoods. Specially monkfish. the only problem is sometimes becoming very hot. They need to adjust well. specially deserts are fantastic here. I advice you to test Valenciano desert. Their carahio is also good. I will visit again

Thank Tufan A
Reviewed October 28, 2016

We have never been to La Principal in the evening before and were not sure what to expect as lunch time is big here in Spain. The restaurant was packed and I think we were the only foreigners. The staff were superb as always and...More

Thank casden8
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere at this restaurant and a wide choice on the menu (but not too wide that they don't do things well). Starters were sublime; can recommend the cannelloni (my mouth is watering at the thought!). My main wasn't so good; I ordered lamb cutlets...More

Thank Jo P
Reviewed June 3, 2016

This is great restaurant to eat traditional rice dishes. Goes further as the paella valenciana but they are all great! Great for business lunches but for lunch on a week day, I recommend a reservation

Thank Wilmertebrake
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Had a great lunch and a very pleasant dinner - good range of fine tapas and interesting local cuisine. Extensive wine list. Good at a table or at the bar. Highly recommend this spot. Can be bust so make sure you book.

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed February 2, 2016

We ate here twice last month. Both times for dinner. The place is always packed. In fact we had tried to eat here on several occasions on a previous trip to Valencia and just could not get in. Popular with locals, you will not see...More

Thank faubel
Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

Awesome wine list including faboulos Vega Sicilia, exellent Tapas, Fish and above all - tenderness Beef w. Fois Gras...

Thank Sara B
Reviewed November 2, 2014

in a nutshell: quality food and quality service in a no-nonsense setting, just outside the old town of Valencia. The area is nothing special. The interior design of the restaurant is sober and modern, with possibility of holding a private dinner in of the private...More

Thank Jessie D
Reviewed April 21, 2014

Great Sepia with the best cañas in town Lovely Jamon with fresh bread Great company Simply a must visit in Valencia

Thank missslbell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Polo y Peyrolon 5, 46021 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia
  • Phone Number: +34 963 60 63 48
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