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El Forcat

Calle Roteros 12 | Antonio Alfonso Sanchez, 46003 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 91 12 13
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
“paella” (39 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Roteros 12 | Antonio Alfonso Sanchez, 46003 Valencia, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant at the recommendation off our tour guide and it was great. Good service, sevel types of Paella to choose from and god fixed menu. Recommended by us too!

1  Thank malbalancy
Reviewed 23 May 2017

In addition with the aforementioned dish, I enjoyed a plate of Solomillo Ibérico that went down an absolute treat! The atmosphere was relaxing, with wonderful decor, and very polite and friendly staff. So polite in fact, that the very owner himself, Antonio, shared a few...More

1  Thank CharlieKJ
Reviewed 9 May 2017

In short, we got in by chance as a lot of other paella places were closed for the evening (or did not serve paella anymore). The dinner menu of 13 Euro was more than enough and we thought it was tasty (albeit we are not...More

1  Thank Lachezar T
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The menu del dia is good enough value. The speed the paella arrived meant is wasn't freshly made (maybe not surprising as on set menu). The main course meats were delicious, but the accompanying vegetables should have been left off - they were very soft....More

1  Thank OhNoTan
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came to "El Forcat" based on good Trip Advisor reviews hoping to eat the best paella during our three day visit to Valencia. We made a reservation for 8:30 pm and when we arrived the restaurant was practically empty, my wife...More

2  Thank Alffiemexicocity
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Excelent food, perfect service, definetly the best typical Spanish restaurant in Valencia. The staff is very good trained, the overall atmosphere is ideal!

2  Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

First impression was one of caution when approaching the entrance (which looked shady) BUT frankly all that doubt goes away when you get inside. Went for the eur 25 taster menu which was course after course of high quality local cuisines. Left the restaurant feeling...More

Thank Niko C
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We took the traditional Paella at El Forcat after being suggested by some locals. Food was delicious, service was great and restaurant is very welcoming

1  Thank Christian Z
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had a lovely evening and meal here. The seafood soup and Paella Valenciano (rabbit and chicken) were delicious. Excellent service too.

1  Thank Carol H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We wanted to eat real paella and walked around the plaza Ayutamento area for a while, but nothing around there convinced us. While purchasing postcards from a little souvenir store, we asked the guy behind the counter for a recommendation. He pulled out a map...More

1  Thank Kemkem C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Roteros 12 | Antonio Alfonso Sanchez, 46003 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia>  > El Carme
  • Neighbourhood: El Carme
  • Phone Number: +34 963 91 12 13
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