The best authentic restaurants in Valencia from a local’s perspective

A Spanish Perspective

To me, one of the most important things when you are travelling is to involve yourself with the gastronomy of the place. Taste how it feels to be part of Valencia with my choice of authentic restaurants! In Valencia there are many areas where you can discover how to enjoy Spanish food. Valencia’s gastronomy is both traditional and modern: new chefs are trying to reinvent the traditional Valencian cuisine.  1. Casa Paquito: Great Menu del dia in the center  If you are visiting the city center at lunch time, head towards the Town Hall, them to the “Plaza de la Virgen”, walk past the Cathedral and “El barrio del Carmen” and walk until you find “Casa Paquito” situated in the heart of “El Carmen”. At “Casa Paquito” you can find a great homemade menu for 12€ only where you can choose from different kind of rice dishes (Paella, black rice…). More here