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Casa Carmela

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Isabel de Villena 155. Playa de la Malvarrosa, 46011 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 71 00 73
Tue - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A weekend away at the home of the paella wouldn't be complete without sampling the traditional Valencian paella (consisting of chicken, rabbit and snails). As you wander up the La Masa-Rosa from the city centre, you'll be spoilt for choice given the number of restaurants. However, keep walking to the top of the promenade and you will find Casa Camela... More 

Thank Lemon_Lime15
Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The differents choice of rice (paellas) are cooked on a wooden grill. The taste is amazing. The wood gives a special flavor.

Thank roberta97418
Sliema, Malta
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading some glowing endorsements on this site, we decided to book a traditional Paella Valencia on our last day in Spain. As requested, we booked 24 hours in advance for this 'speciality', and reserved a table for 3pm. We arrived at 2.45 and were shown to a table in the courtyard at the back. The shabby furniture - plastic... More 

Thank phil g
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Stands out among all the seaside restaurants along and near Valencia's beach. Had our new year's eve meal there, and they did accomodate us without any hassle even though we turned up without booking. Recommend the monkfish stew (nougat del rape). Everything, including the friendly service, was just spotless. Would happily go there again for fish and seafood.

Thank Thingymajick
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Worth the wait! We had the Roja paella as per suggested by the waiter and LOVED it. Good food, wine and ambience!

Thank lourdes d
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

It is a nice restaurant near the beach of "Malvarrosa" in Valencia, Spain, They cook the original Paella Valenciana, on wood-fire, served with a wooden spoon, as the tradition says. They have a good sort of local vegetable dishes, which make a simple salad taste wonderfully. Nice service with some very kind waters willing to show the kitchen to my... More 

Thank Miguel P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We had an incredible lunch at Casa Carmela. We made a reservation in advance for the Paella Valencia and it was delicious. The staff was very courteous and attentive to both the adults and our daughters. One of the waiters even took us to the kitchen to see why it takes so long for the paella to cook. The wine... More 

Thank Kate C
San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My friends took me there to eat paella on a Saturday afternoon. The service is great and the personnel is courteous and professional. The food is exquisite. We ordered paella Valenciana and it was delicious. They provide you with a disposable wooden spoon so you can eat the socarrat without hurting the pan.

Thank Rick28200
Maia, Portugal
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing, a great restaurant with a perfectly cooked Paella, or one of the "rices" It's a good idea to do a reservation, and if possible request one of the private rooms, you will be more relaxed. Visit the kitchen, and enjoy the experience and this GREAT restaurant (the service was also outstanding).

Thank Fneriteixeira
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22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Too late for lunch. Are only open from 13:00 till 16:00 hours In the evening the are NOT open voor dinner!

Thank Eric v

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$37
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isabel de Villena 155. Playa de la Malvarrosa, 46011 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia
  • Phone Number: +34 963 71 00 73

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