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La Malquerida

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Calle Polo y Peyrolon 53, 46021 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 89 11 86
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
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Sun - Fri 21:00 - 00:00
Sun - Sat 13:30 - 16:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent eatery off the beaten track. We went for tapas, and they were exquisite. The menu does not seem extraordinary, but the tapas are extremely good: rich in taste, complex textures and quality ingredients. Friendly staff, and an excellent wine list. We were there on a Monday evening, and it was a slow night, but we enjoyed it all that... More 

Thank pdriks
Paris, France
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Very tasty, large choice of original tapas. Not appealing from outside but nice décoration inside, very nice people also. Great place to have some food!!

Thank DL010689
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We were very lucky to happen across this little place. Staff were very friendly and helpful, food was excellent and reasonable and the other customers were locals - the best recommendation of all. Heartily recommend the tuna tartare and the pomada de minorquie (gin slushy) A very social evening.

Thank Sharon B
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77 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Authentic place. Ordered the menu Del dia which was 10.90 euro, and was happy with that. The food tasted fresh and the service was good. I ordered ham croquettes, cannelloni and chocolate flan, and my husband has a Russian salad, grilled fish and mango sorbet. Lovely surrounding, unique setting with fab old tiling and dark wooden interior.

Thank Elmaire B
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132 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and beverages. The owners serve the customers nicely. The place is quite typical and cosy. But the best is the value for money in terms of Europe. There was a 30% discount on the final check if you booked on line.

Thank Alyfff
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2014

We were here with a large party of friends and the staff went out of their way to make sure everybody enjoyed the food. We had a whole series of incredibly tasty dishes, with the usual bread, cheese and meats, and salads, followed by octopus, then empanadas, steak, then a selection of deserts. We didn't have any choice - it... More 

Thank Fiona F
Valencian Country, Spain
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 August 2014

This place is amazing! If you´re looking for something typical spanish and superb, visit la Malquerida! From the moment you enter the decoration caught my attention, it´s something I have never seen anywhere else and the ambiance is very nice. It´s located 5 min from the Opera house and city centre, and just about 10 when you´re coming from the... More 

1 Thank NL-Ta32
Frankfort, Kentucky
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Oh my goodness, we ate SO MUCH food! Even though we were full, the dished just kep coming and we just keep eating because it was so good. Enjoyed the traditional Spanish menu and goregous decor, ordering one of the several course dinner options. Exceptionally good was the Lobster and Queso appetizers and the desserts. Great, unhurried, friendly service. Would... More 

1 Thank SWHopkins
Kortrijk, Belgium
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633 reviews
420 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 389 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2013

Is this place quirky? Is it quaint? Or is it authentic? Was it the excellent company we had, was it the painted tiles on the walls, the wine cellar behind bars, the unusual location? Difficult to say, but four hours at the table went by like ten minutes. I would just like to say something about the service and about... More 

Thank Gonzalo_de_Berceo
Winchester, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2011

Have just had another excellent meal - we have been coming to this restaurant since 2006. It is quite hard to find - but 2 streets down from Mestalla football stadium. We ask the taxi to drop us there and walk down - they never seem to find the road. For the best atmosphere come on a Friday or Saturday... More 

Thank 186300Steph

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Polo y Peyrolon 53, 46021 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia>  > Mestalla
  • Neighbourhood: Mestalla
  • Phone Number: +34 963 89 11 86

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