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La Criolla

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Calle Calixto Fernandez de La Torre 2, 47001 Valladolid, Spain
+34 983 37 38 22
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
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Tue - Sun 13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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462 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We wandered around the town centre on a Sunday evening, looking for a simple tapas style place. Of course nothing seemed to open before 8.30pm. We settled on this place because it had a nice outdoor covered terrace. We were shown to a table with a heater on the wall above. Although we asked about tapas, we got the standard... More 

Thank BrianML
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

All one wants while visiting, is good quality local food. This place apart from quality has excellent service, fast, they offer very good Spanish wine treat foreigners to feel like home. Really worth to visit and try different plates.

Thank George F
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I've been with my mother and we had the Lubina and Cogote de Merluza, both amazing cooked and delicious. Also, we tried the Pastel de Avellanas and Cheese Ice Cream, which were marvelous! Highly recommended!

Thank Alejandra M
Novo Hamburgo, Brazil
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very good service, very good food. The best option is to have the main menu order, where you could taste different local dishes from the region.

Thank pablooliver
Valladolid, Spain
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very good tapas and very good restaurant. It´s not cheap but not expensive. Wines are all excellent. Advisable.

Thank magisterchico
Ettalong Beach, Australia
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

We visited after another bar and found wine quality undrinkable.Chef told us he had been to Olympics Sydneyand other cities.Nice man but needs to get his house inorder.staff member coughting through restaurant.Hadto leave.Costly tapas for quality offered.Poor .

Thank lewishutch
Los Montesinos, Spain
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177 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Lunching just on tapas we stopped here and it was a great choice. A wide range of pinchos tapas and rationed all served fresh and hot. A great view of the kitchen where you can watch the chefs displaying their skill. A very enjoyable experience.

Thank BrianMeit
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

This place is centrally located and positioned just off the plaza mayor. I've eaten here twice over the years and on both occasions I've had good food and an enjoyable time. The first time involved a large family group and the second time a smaller outfit but children involved on both occasions. The settings were informal, both times in the... More 

Thank WelshToro
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

One of the best restaurants in Valaldolid. You can eat some "tapas" or in the restaurant service. The food has a very high level (it's really delicious) and good amount. One of the best restaurants of valladolid. (Sorry if my English is not very good)

Thank Matthew_MG
Rockville, Maryland
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114 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

Had a dinner there twice. First time a tapas plate was acceptable, my friends (a couple) enjoyed their jamon and duck. Their lamb did not look appealing but was OK, I guess. Next day I went there on my own - a very regrettable choice. My jamon was not dry, it looked like they kept it in some hot place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44 - US$147
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Calixto Fernandez de La Torre 2, 47001 Valladolid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Valladolid  >  Valladolid
  • Phone Number: +34 983 37 38 22

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