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Tapineria

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La Seu
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Calle Tapineria, 16, 46001 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 91 54 40
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London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a quiet square, Tapineria was a good choice. All food was excellent except the crumbed lamb cutlets which were overcooked and frankly inedible. The croquettes were superb. Worth a go.

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Thank sheepster1964
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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199 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Nice, tucked away restaurant on a very small square with orange trees. Apparently, this place won some prices and is recommended by TripAdvisor. But, to be honest, it wasn't that great. We had some spaghetti and wolffish. Not bad, not super good. Just average. That's what I would call this restaurant.

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Thank Dan K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great food, great location and good atmosphere. Very nice to have lunch or dinner! Friendly personnel. Paella is definitely recommended

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Thank Laurens P
Portland, Oregon
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I had the menú del día. I selected the salad and paella. Both were good but nothing to write home about. I did enjoy the outdoor seating and the delightful service. I would go back for that!

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Thank JaninaDavis
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great little spot nestled in a little square just outside of the Cathedral. Wonderful menu, fresh ingredients, great wait staff.

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Thank heathcrowe1124
Hunter Valley, Australia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Hidden in a quiet little courtyard off Plaza de la Reina you will find this little restaurant with great food and service at very reasonable prices. We dropped in for an afternoon wine and returned for dinner under the orange trees which grow over the tables. They have a 12euro lunch menu and a very good range of tasty tapas.... More 

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Thank grogandmalice S
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

First time in Valencia. Stumbled across this gem of a restaurant. Great tapas , reasonable price and better value than the restaurants we experienced in the main square (la plaza de la Reina). Friendly staff, cosmopolitan atmosphere, worth checking out if you visit Valencia.

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Thank 591Diva45
Haaltert, Belgium
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

For only 12 euro's a good tastefull menu. I had the pig cheaks and they were fine. Try the sangria, only here you taste the real spanish one. And of course the service was in spanish, the people who run the place are locals.

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Thank Bernard P
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Ate here a couple of years ago and was keen to try again as the experience was excellent. Clear to see that they are living on a reputation which they simply no longer deserve. Dry, re-heated paella, no effort made at all in bland and cheap ingredients of starter and dessert, and service more than cold... A real disappointment!!

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Thank David M
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Jo and I really enjoyed our lunch in the corner of this square on a beautiful November Monday. I'd say the food is traditional Valencian, well cooked with good service and at a very reasonable price. That makes it excellent in my book.

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Thank John E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tapineria, 16, 46001 Valencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Valencia  >  Valencia>  > La Seu
  • Neighbourhood: La Seu
  • Phone Number: +34 963 91 54 40

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