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La Utielana

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La Xerea
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Plaza Picadero de dos Aguas 3, 46002 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 52 94 14
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 21:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 13:00 - 16:00
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

My fiancee and I visited La Utielana last September, during our first visit to lovely Valencia. As we went in, we noticed that the place was filled with locals and office workers, which in my opinion is always a good sign! We chose the lunch set menu and we were nicely surprised by how good the food was. We paid... More 

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Bilbao, Spain
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This placed is very spanish with hardly any English spoken. However it is one of the few places left in Valencia if you are looking for typical spanish food.

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Thank Richard T
Gandia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you are looking for home cooking and value for money this is the place to go. Have visited this restaurant for years while shopping in Valencia. The dishes are simple, but taste good. It can be a little difficult to find. So make sure you have good directions.

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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We visited on a suggestion from our VRBO owner. We heard it was a busy place so we showed up right at opening time. They were a little slow to warm up upon arrival but ended up being OK. The food was good but not superb. The restaurant decor was dated but the view into the active kitchen was a... More 

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Thank John N
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place and were intrigued by the low prices and good reviews. The dishes tasted good, but were nothing special and kind of boring. The portions are like tapas and not full dinners. You probably need two dishes per person.

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Thank jdt1993
Granada, Spain
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

here its best to book as it soon gets full.meat cooked in the oven excellant,selection of fried fishes also worth a try,service was a bit slow ,but than it was packed out,not to expensive .

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Thank peter251
Germany
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent value for money. Love the food. The service and house wine were not that good but they could speak enough English to get our orders. Prawns fried with garlic were really tasty. Highly recommended restaurant if you can communicate in Spanish. Opening hours are terrible though.

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Thank stray_vet
Brussels, Belgium
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Good food, grandma style, nice service and quick. I had chick peas soup and fried fish, I couldn't finish all.

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Thank Antonio P
BOGOTA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Come here if you want the authentic Spanish food experience far away from the touristy places. Awesome food and even more incredible prices. 45€ for three with coffee and dessert. What a deal!

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Thank Juan F
Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

My group was brought here by a couple people who spend a lot of time in Valencia. They say its the best authentic Valencian restaurant in town. All of the food we had was delicious, and the prices are perfect so it's easy for people to share different dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Picadero de dos Aguas 3, 46002 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia>  > La Xerea
  • Neighbourhood: La Xerea
  • Phone Number: +34 963 52 94 14

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?