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Valencia Luncheria

164 Main St, Norwalk, CT 06851-3729
+1 203-846-8009
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (51 reviews)
“arepas” (182 reviews)
“ceviche” (43 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish, Venezuelan, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
164 Main St, Norwalk, CT 06851-3729
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nicely done, VL! Hubby, daughter (9) and I had a late dinner here on our way up to Cape Cod. Every positive review was correct (including DDD). We sat outside in the sand. Our daughter ordered a papaya Batido and a cheese/black bean empanada. She...More

Thank PanamaZonie
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was down in Norwalk for another function and the business I was at recommended Valencia for dinner. I can say that I was beyond pleased that this place was the restaurant that was recommended to us. My first impression wasn't good because the only...More

Thank JDog584
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Never disappoints. My favorites are the arepas. They also have great main dishes, which can be on the higher cost side bit are typically worth it. Bar staff is very nice and serves are efficient.

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is consistently excellent!!!! I have gone here on numerous occasions, for both breakfast and dinner, and it is always delicious. It is good for catching up with an old friend or dinner with the fam. It has a very fun atmosphere: the inside...More

Thank mabazz94
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the original & tiny location and food. After a couple of visits to the current and larger location we were left unimpressed. The favorite Pernil Arepas were greasy with along of fat on the meat. the service was spotty - took a long...More

Thank sheri289
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun, casual restaurant! We arrived at 5 PM on a Saturday for a quick bite. The outside dining area was already full and the inside filled up quickly after we got there. We had a great waiter - Loren. He made some terrific recommendations. Best...More

Thank PCGfromCT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend suggested meeting at Valencia for lunch. We met at 12:30pm on a weekday and the restaurant was busy--good sign. We were seated right away and we had a server over to get our drink order within minutes of sitting down. The restaurant tables...More

Thank Angela_B_Chicago
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food. We were a perty of 6 and everybody enjoyed their order. From the Chicken fajita wrap to Pabellon Criollo to Arepa combo to Shrimp tacos to the pitchers of Sangria. The service was also excellent,.

Thank nettuno07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a big fan of this place. Since I'm originally from Brasil (yes, with an S), I love the rice and beans enpanadas and plantains but you always have to check the specials . I had the best scallops ever this weekend and my...More

Thank Ricardo J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We seem to travel through this area a lot. We always seem to wind up at thx same rest stops or chain restaurants. This place was great. The menu was very extensive. Figuring out what to order was the hardest part.

Thank travel_RB-12
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April 13, 2017|
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Response from kathleen t | Property representative |
Yes, full craft bar. All juices for cocktails are fresh squeezed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Main St, Norwalk, CT 06851-3729
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-846-8009
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