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El Timonel

El Timonel Review

Decorated—nay, festooned—with nautical motifs, this restaurant two blocks east of the bullring serves outstanding shellfish. The cooking is simple but makes use of the freshest ingredients; try the grilled lenguado (sole) or lubina (sea bass). Also top-notch are the eight different kinds of rice dishes, including paella with lobster and arroz a banda, with peeled shrimp, prawns, mussels, and clams. For a sweet finale, try the house special naranjas a la reina, oranges spiced with rum and topped with salsa de fresa (strawberry sauce). Lunch attracts businesspeople, and dinner brings in a crowd of locals and visitors.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Carrer Félix Pizcueta 13, L'Eixample, Valencia, 46004 | Map It
  • Phone: 963/526300
  • Website:
  • Location: Valencia

    Restaurant Details

  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 03-12-2014

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