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La Riua

Calle Mar 27 46003, 46003 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 91 45 71
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Mar 27 46003, 46003 Valencia, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a splendid dinner here - for starters esgarraet, that was superb, and mojama, that was nice but not as good, then a paella valenciana, which is the most basic paella (it was our first in Vakencia, so we started with the classics), that...More

Thank chatwinesque
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This little restaurant is located very centrally and is in a very unassuming back street and opens at nine pm. You need to book and arrive at your allocated time as it is very popular. The staff are friendly and welcoming and the ambience is...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted to eat paella in Valencia and this is a great place to do it. We ordered the seafood paella, and it was delicious. The service was good and there were many wines offered at reasonable prices.

Thank SoonerSteve
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We made a reservation for lunch. On the menu a variety of paellas. As a contrast we ordered a "cazuela de pescado" . The Cazuela was presented in a large black pan, a choise off fish in a delicious tomato soup. The two of us...More

Thank frank_se
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We went to enjoy a nice paella, and we found an extremely characteristic restaurant just off plaza de la Reina, in the heart of Valencia. The place itself is so pretty and the food so amazing, they make it up for the 50 minutes wait.....More

Thank Federica R
Reviewed 2 November 2017

La Riua is set on a back street, away from the tourist crowds. The interior is simple, but traditional. We ordered a paella knowing it would take at least 25 minutes before it would be arrive at our table. If you order a paella and...More

Thank mrochem
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We made a reservation through TripAdvisor. The place filled up, even for a weekday lunch. We did have assistance with the Spanish language, but I think we could have done OK. The menu was clear and one was provided in English. The garden salad was...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I popped in for a tapa or two and ended up ordering paella (mixed shell fish) The rice was perfectly cooked and loaded with squid and other goodies. The service was very caring and you could tell they were all working hard....More

Thank Allyson M
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Reservation almost mandatory. Language may prove to be an issue, otherwise the staff were friendly. My friends and I shared a traditional Valencian paella for 6 people. All in all, it was alright, but maybe I had set my expectations too high. Don't take my...More

Thank Jošt H
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Recommended by its peculiar paella... Not! Yet, "ensaladilla" (10 euros) was a mix of canned tuna( the most basic), lettuce and tomato... At home, with 2 euros any person would make this... Of all 8 meals in valencia this was the most expensive and worst...

Thank Adriana F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mar 27 46003, 46003 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia>  > La Xerea
  • Neighbourhood: La Xerea
  • Phone Number: +34 963 91 45 71
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