Located in a beautiful palatial setting with wooden accents, sculptures and intricate chandeliers, Asador de Aranda is the perfect place for a classy yet relaxed meal, with family or friends. The menu consists of a variety of meat preparations, along with options for salads, appetizers and desserts. The menu is moderately priced. considering the portion size, and the quality.
Portland Ale House is a typical American style place, which serves an amazing range of beers such as Indian pale ale, orange wheat and amber ale, along with American pub food, such as fries and burgers. The place also has an outdoor seating area, which is a great place to meet and interact with new people. Service is quick, efficient and attentive.
This tapas bar is situated in the heart of the Canovas area. It is newly opened and offers expensive and specialized tapas. The typical dishes of the bar include wild boar stew and oxtail (only on Wednesday). They have a very good wine cellar with a wide selection of wine from all the different wine-making regions of Spain. When they close the kitchen at midnight on the weekends, they still continue to serve drinks. Decoratively, it is a very attractive bar. It is decorated in a rustic style, with visible brick orange walls. There are also bullfighters painted on one of the walls, with their costumes hanging over a bar.
To the artists, intellectuals and socially-aware of Valencia, Café Negrito is a source of sustenance and inspiration in equal measure. Although this cafe are undergone numerous changes over the years, it has retained its bohemian vibe and continues to be favored by the city's intellectuals. Besides the usual cafe fare, El Negrito also features sustenance of an artistic variety through temporary exhibitions, live music and events that showcase the efforts of various local NGOs. Enjoy a drink and a little people watching from the cafe's outdoor seating area at Plaza Negrito.
This is the oldest disco in Valencia, and they play all types of music, from the 60s to contemporary tunes, pop and electronic, something spanning the various decades it's been open. During the week it is a relaxed and calm place, attracting couples mostly, but at the weekend, it fills up with a very varied clientele. They also organize wedding celebrations and other social events, but you have to book well in advance. The cover charge includes one drink.
Have you ever wished you could dine beneath the sea? If so, this is a good place to check out. The Submarino Restaurant, located right at the heart of Parque Oceanográfico, allows patrons to dine surrounded by an aquarium while watching beautiful fish swim by. If dining underwater sounds a bit claustrophobic to you, opt to eat on the second level, which overlooks the water. The awesome ambiance aside, the place also serves some fantastic seafood which is cooked in the Valencian way. Extremely popular among the locals, L'Oceanografic Submarino is worth a visit for the food and its unique setting. Call for more details.