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La Riua

Calle Mar 27 46003, 46003 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 91 45 71
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Mar 27 46003, 46003 Valencia, Spain
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited the Riua following Valencian friend recommendation for famous rice dishes. Place was absolutely homy and cozy. The food was really good, we tried Arroz con costra, very different but delicious. We will be back next time to try another rice dish. Portions were...More

Thank mexicoquerido
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked here in advance via the Fork for a group of 20. Great service and a buzzing atmosphere. A little slow for the food to come out - I assume as it's proper paella it just takes a little longer, combined with our big...More

Thank Dizzyelmo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in Spain and know a good paella when we get one. I'll admit it LOOKED good when they brought it to us but the shellfish was obviously frozen (the bad kind). The mussels were AWFUL. So, drinks, salad and a bad Paella for...More

Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service - more professional than friendly, like in the old fashioned places - a bit "nosy". Food - we came for paella valenciana - we got it. Was very good, but not great: chicken in it was rather dry, rabbit - one or two little...More

Thank Evgueni I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Riua was recommended by the friendly owner of the bike-rental in Valencia and occasionally was very near of our B&B. We told her that we would like tot taste something really authentic with Spanish touch and preferably be surrounded by locals. Off course, there...More

Thank Леся М
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited La Riua following the trip advisor's recommendation. The restaurant itself, the interior and ambience is nice. The service was ok, nothing to complain but also nothing to be really enthusiastic about. The food: starters were very good, tasty and well served. The price...More

2  Thank Paweł D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is my third time here since 2013 - the food is exactly the same; DELICIOUS! The staff are extremely kind and friendly. The prices are pretty standard for paella in Valencia and it is hands down the best. We went to a few other...More

Thank Alicia J
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

If I could give 3 1/2 stars I would Good starters (if filling) - the vegetable plate sounds unappealing but actually has a fantastic selection of nicely cooked fresh vegetables like courgette and aubergine. The squid was excellent, but could have served as a main...More

Thank 885nigelc
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

They say that the best Paella is from Valencia, yes that's true.... and we think this restaurant has kept to that standard. We tried the "Valencia Special", which has rabbit, chicken and peppers. The serving is generous and tastes great! This isn't a fancy restaurant...More

2  Thank SundayRose
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Had a beautiful dinner here. Grilled calamari melted in your mouth. Fabulous paella. Very helpful staff Would recommend and definitely visit again

Thank Christine M
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 147
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 16:15
14:00 - 16:15
21:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 16:15
21:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 16:15
21:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 16:15
21:00 - 23:00
14:00 - 16:15
21:00 - 23:00
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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