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La Francesa del Carmen

Carrer de Felip Maria Garin, 2 | Junto estación de gasolina de la Avda. Aragón, 46021 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 23 51 63
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
12 Jun 2017
“Birtday Dinner”
11 Mar 2017
“This restaurant no longer in El Carmen”
Closed Now
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French, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Carrer de Felip Maria Garin, 2 | Junto estación de gasolina de la Avda. Aragón, 46021 Valencia, Spain
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2017

One of the best dinners and experiences I've had. Not only were the owners very friendly and attentive. The cooks who are very good at what they do allowed me in the kitchen to see the paella before it was served. We were seated privately...More

Thank mbbrito1991
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I called to reserve and to confirm and at any point the restaurant staff let me know that they had moved to an address about 2 miles out of the neighbourhood. We only discovered when we arrived at the old address and it seemed closed.

Thank TherealInmaMartinez
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Visited here as a large group, catered for us without a reservation, we were served a selection of dishes as the menu changes each day and there is no a la carte option. Price is a bit higher than other restaurants nearby but the food...More

Thank shaneoceallaigh
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I ate here with a group of 8 gentlemen. We just requested they send out various dishes one after the other that we all shared .The food was very good there were no complaints . It seemed to be a family run place . The...More

Thank roost7
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Easy to just pass this one, but don't! The food is very nice, and the Iberico ham main course was a clear hit. But also other of the dishes were really good, the Puertorican guacamole starter was delicious as well. Not the longest menu nor...More

Thank Einar T
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Tucked away down a narrow street in el Barrio Carmen, this must be one of the best kept secrets of Valencia. Recommended by a local friend, the experience was all we could have hoped for. Walking in we were warmly greeted by the owner and...More

1  Thank MgirlNYC
Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

It was pretty dead on the evening we visited and the menu was quite limited and scrawled on a scrap of paper. The decor in the restaurant was quirky and nice. The man who served us was friendly and helpful. We had the starter of...More

1  Thank MorganR4
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

First, don't do like we did and try to book online-- the service we tried to use claimed no reservations were necessary for two people but that was not the case. Second, don't think Spanish cuisine, think French-style neighborhood bistro. No paellas or jamon here!!...More

2  Thank groguet
Reviewed 16 February 2015

We popped in to this charming little restaurant as we were passing on Valentine's Day and had a lovely lunch. The food and wine were great, the owners welcoming and the ambience perfect, all at a reasonable price. The clever chef delivers a small menu...More

Thank Lindy B
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I went to La Francesa del Carmen with my boyfriend and his friends from Valencia and we enjoyed a wonderful evening. The food was a mediterranean mix and really tasty- I loved the Tarte Tatin! The owners are very caring and attentive and made us...More

Thank Marianne B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de Felip Maria Garin, 2 | Junto estación de gasolina de la Avda. Aragón, 46021 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia
  • Phone Number: +34 963 23 51 63
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Welcome to Francesa del Carmen.A little charming restaurant located in the very heart of “El Carmen” district.Nice music ambience, really genuine cooking prepared with excellent ingredients and lots of love.Warm atmosphere where one feels right at home due to the fact that it is run by the owners, she at the kitchen and he at the dining area.
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