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The city of Valencia can be split into sub-divisions or neighbourhoods often known as “barrios”. One of these barrios is called Benimaclet, a name with Arabic origins meaning “sons of Majlad.” This barrio is located to the northeast of Valencia’s city centre. Before 1970, this barrio practiced local sovereignty; therefore, Benimaclet was its own town or village distinct from the city of Valencia. Today, the authenticity and independence of this area is still very tangible. The area’s history seeps through the pores of the buildings and streets. For example, ‘Casa De Trencadís’ is dated from the twentieth century and is famous for its ceramic décor, which is in honour of Gaudí. Benimaclet is a unique and intriguing area that is quite under the radar but has recently been calling for much more attention. Benimaclet is part of the up-and-coming sphere, due to having a variety of entertainment and attractions that are worthy of everyone’s interest. It is close to the university, attracting a fresh crowd while at the same time providing a timeless, classic feel for seasoned veterans of the going out scene. With many different options ranging from food and drink to easy-going hangout spots, there are endless reasons for Benimaclet to be visited and adored. BARS: Our first stop, Café London (also known as London Lounge Bar), grabbed our interest with their weekly
deal on classic and delicious cocktails. Every Tuesday is cocktail day! Order from an assortment of your favorite cocktails, like gin and tonic, whiskey sours, or cosmopolitans all for just 5€ starting at 20:00h. Of course, there are many other drink options as well. Their drink menu focused heavily on their expansive collection of gin and may even be considered a Gin Bar. Café London is located at C/ Enrique Navarro, 8, 46020 Valencia. Their hours are from 18:30h - 02:00h everyday and closed on Sundays. MUSIC/ART: Kaf Cafe is a cafe, bar, and an homage to Franz Kafka all in one. There is something for everyone at this charming little café! Every weeknight, the cafe turns into an intimate stage setting where singers, poets, and musicians alike perform to a warm and welcoming crowd. In June, the cafe hosted the trio “Tuning of Hearts & Jesús Andrés”. They performed traditional Middle Eastern music to a full room of all ages in an experience that could be described as both immersive and spiritual. The band had an ideal balance between elegant instrumental work with the smooth voice of the vocalist. Each song was inspired by a Sufi poem and although the lyrics were in a foreign language, the message and emotion of each poem still deeply enchanted and resonated with the crowd. If good music, good people, and good coffee are something that
interests you; Kaf Cafe on C Arquitecto Arnau, 16 is an absolute must when visiting Benimaclet! TAPAS/FOOD: Pata Negra Restoran is a whimsical and affordable place to eat in Benimaclet. We recommend this place to everyone for their adorable atmosphere and mouth-watering food. The restaurant is embellished with a variety of eclectic décor, ranging from a Mediterranean style to a vintage Americana vibe. Music is something that many Benimaclet residents seem to share a deep appreciation for. This is clear from the jazz records and instruments that are heavily featured throughout the interior of the restaurant. There are indoor seating options for a cosy feel as well as the option to dine in the courtyard. The courtyard is covered in lush greenery that breathes life into the small dining area. For lunch, there is a pre-fixed menu which includes different choices of a starter, an entree, and a dessert for only 12 €. A better deal is hard to find! Visit Pata Negra at C/ Barón de San Petrillo, 3, 46020 Valencia for lunch or dinner. El Carabasser is a lively tapas bar located on the corner of C/ Reverendo Rafael Tramoyeres. If you are looking for a more intimate and late night experience, this is the place. The bright lights and the mass of satisfied and happy diners make this place hard to ignore. Expect to spot groups of ener-
getic people sitting in and outside of the restaurant. In fact, we were originally drawn to this place when walking down the street one night. We could not keep ourselves from venturing inside and we are quite happy we did. Once inside, the ambience was welcoming and bubbly. The bar offers local cervezas and flavourful, one-of-a-kind tapas. Pumpkin, the bar’s namesake, is featured heavily. Go with some friends and try the pumpkin-cheese dip for a meaningful experience that you won’t be soon to forget. Don’t have much time to sit and relax? No worries, El Carabasser also has many options on display meant to take to go. The restaurant is located on C/ Reverendo Rafael Tramoyeres, 35, 46020 Valencia and open everyday from 20:45h 01:00h. Last but most definitely not least, sweets must be mentioned. In the land of horchata, Horchatería Daniel may sweep the competition. This “ice cream shop” is filled with display cases of colorful and tempting pastries
and sweets. There is ice cream, chufa, coffee, fartons and horchata as well. Horchatería Daniel is as authentic as it comes, continuing its tradition of naturally hand-crafted sweets since 1949. The store was family operated and opened in 1960 and has been running smoothly ever since. There are multiple locations. The store closest to Benimaclet is located at Horchateria Daniel on Av. l’Orxata, 41, 46120 Alboraia, Valencia. It is only a second outside of the barrio of Benimaclet but well worth the visit!
ARCHITECTURE/BUILDINGS: ‘Espai Verd’ is a building in Benimaclet, designed by architect Antonio Cortés Ferrando. This building combines the surreal and the material worlds; it is dreamy yet dense, heavy and raw. Its layers of concrete and vegetation seems to bring to life the dreamscape of Miyazaki’s “Howl’s Moving Castle.” Espai Verd is designed in the archi-
tectural style of Brutalism. Brutalism was a modernist movement that gained momentum under the ideology of a “social utopia.” The buildings in this style are designed to appear as “streets in the sky” and that dreamy visual is invoked immediately upon looking at the geometric superstructure that is Espai Verd. This edifice is a commanding and unique piece of architecture that is impossible to find elsewhere. Whether you are looking for a cute café, a lively bar scene, quality tapas, or just a change in scenery away from the typical tourist spots; look no further than the barrio of Benimaclet. This close-knit and festive neighborhood does not disappoint and is well worth a visit.
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This summer, it might get hot in Valencia during the day but the nightlife sure makes up for it. In this issue, we explore the increasingly hip barrio of Benimaclet, which is still unaffected by tourism. Down in Cabanyal, we visit ‘Mar D’Amura’ for Mediterranean tapas and live flamenco music. Over in Ruzafa, we go to the local park to enjoy authentic Spanish tapas & beers at the welcoming ‘Oli Bar’, which is open to all.
CONTENTS 2 -BENIMACLET 4- MAP 5 - EDITORIAL 6 - PHOTOS BY VICTOR ARANDA 9 - MAR D’AMURA IN CABANYAL
Tasty tapas lovers are in for a treat with an exclusive report on ‘Anita Giro’ in the historic centre. If you’re looking to chill out by the beach or at home, you can read all about the latest Gins, White Wines & Rosados by our experts Riki Wigley & Marian Darás in this July & August edition.
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In ‘Valencia Sports’, we look at Gaelic football, Cricket, Hockey and Rugby League and more. As Bill Shankly didn’t say, there is a lot more to life in Valencia than football! Talking of keeping active we have an exclusive report on ‘Valenjoy’, which is a shop that hires bikes and electric scooters to make getting around Valencia a lot easier…
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For rockers, we visit ‘Peter Rock Club’ and their increasingly popular rock’n’roll restaurant. In ‘Valencia Music’, we have an exclusive interview with the legendary Pep Botifarra about his latest album, which combines traditional Valencian music with Arabic influences… Check out our packed July & August listings with load of info about arts, theatre, original version films, live music, chill out, restaurants, club, shopping and more. Enjoy the long summer break and try to treat others how you would like to be treated… See you in September!
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The ‘24/7 Valencia’ team have had some really memorable nights of delicious dining & superb live music at ‘Mar d’Amura.’ This place has quality written all over it and attracts an appreciative crowd and is refreshingly integrated with the district. Set in the heart of the Cabanyal district, it is run by Maria de Miguel. She is a popular local of this increasingly dynamic barrio.
weekdays, they have a daily midday menu for 9.50€ and they always have options for vegans, vegetarians and gluten-free dishes too. Large groups with specialized menus are catered for at any hour and any day of the week if you book in advance.
Maria has brought plenty of experience with her with this long-term project at ‘Mar d’Amura’ that is really broad in scope. The vision is a gastronomic and cultural space for locals and visitors. Indeed, she tells us that they have an upstairs that will be opened one day in the future, which bodes well given just how active a place the ground floor already is. She has a fine team with the busy cultural programme including excellent live flamenco fusion on Sundays included…
Mar D’Amura told us more about the live music:
THE RESTAURANT Dig the tasty octopus! The philosophy of the kitchen is market produce, with seasonal products used in Valencian & Mediterranean cuisine and the gastronomy of the Cabanyal. The dishes are elaborate, artistically presented and healthy and good value, considering the quality of the ingredients. Their desserts are 100% homemade. On
LIVE MUSIC VENUE
“The Live flamenco and sometimes fusion is every Sunday at Mar d’Amura. It was born during the presentation of the record “Mediterraníes” by Albert Sanz. A post-gig jam session started with other musicians including Roqui Albero, Javi Forner, David Gadea and Vicent Macián. Some flamenco singers, including Vicente y Juan Torres (canto), Ramón Giménez (canto) and Johnny Bizárraga joined in. They are local lads from Cabanyal, starting out in the world of flamenco. This special fusion of jazz and flamenco really took off that night and the results have been fantastic ever since. Keyboardist Albert Sanz & percussionist Sergio Martinez proposed that we make this a regular project and since then we have been privileged to enjoy the artistry of wonderful musicians like
Perico Sambeat, Tomás de los Cariños, Juan de Pilar, Juan José Amador, Mateo Castro, Helena Feenstra, Alba Díaz, Ricardo Osorno, Eric Benavent, Chicho Leo, Dario Piccioni, Ales Cesarini, Ginés Rodríguez and more. The live flamenco sessions are from 19.30h every Sunday. Sometimes it is pure flamenco, sometimes it is a fusion. See our Facebook page for details of each concert.”
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MAR D’AMURA C/Progrés, 159 Zona Cabanyal Valencia Tel: 96 122 73 24 facebook.com/mardamura/ Summer opening hours Monday & Tuesday: 9:00-17:00 / 19.30h -01.00h Wednesday: 19.30h -01.00h Thursday: 19.30h -01.00h Friday: 12.30h -01.00h Saturday 12.30h -01.00h Sunday: 12.30h -01.00h
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VALENCIA GINS, WHITE & ROSADO WINES This last month has seen VÍ Vid ‘on tour’ in the Ribera del Duero, tasting white wines from the Rias Baixas in Galicia and tasting monovarietal wines from Monastrell, Moscatel and Bobal in the next phase of the ‘Concurso de Vinos Valencianos Proava.’ The first two elements have taken us out of our normal comfort zone and challenged our palates but not quite as much as the Gins! So, our article for the summer edition covers a slightly wider range of alcoholic products than usual. We start in the Rias Baixas, on the Atlantic coast of Spain where the vineyards produce wines from the Albariño variety, sometimes with Treixadura in a blend. The wines are white, with a pale-yellow core, stainless steel edge and are pale with golden flashes. (The wines are of varying hues and intensity but this is as close to a generic note as you can get.)
The wines were presented by the DO in the Westin Hotel on 27 June and some 90 wines from the 2018 vintage and 49 bodegas were available to taste. Albariño wines are generally floral and aromatic on the nose with white stone fruits such as apricot and peach, again in varying degrees of intensity and in the mouth demonstrate a good level of fruit balanced with acidity and mineral touches, sometimes a little salinity. The 2018 was classified as very good by the technical reviewers; many of the wines are available in Valencia and easy to find in supermarkets or specialist wine shops.Here are some which we particularly liked:Firstly, two from the Palacio de Fefiñanes, the Albariño 2018 and the 1583 from the same vintage. The first is aromatic with citrus notes on the nose and is round and balanced in the mouth.
The 1583 is still closed on the nose… with a more mineral, creamy finish. The wines of Martín Códax are widely available. Two of their wines we particularly liked, the Marieta which whilst closed on the nose was very full in the mouth with lots of fruit. It has an oily (petrol) note, which adds depth and this is why the wines are sometimes considered to be similar to good Rieslings. The second was the Alba Martin, grown close to the sea and having a distinct salty note with granite in the finish. Not cheap this one but it is fair to say it has a long life ahead of it! Bodega Pazo Pondal showed two wines, Leira Fondal and Lenda. Both are very smooth, well balanced and with salinity and minerals in the finish. The Bodega is looking for an outlet currently in the Valencia area. It is fair to say these wines will improve with time and at VÍ Vid we prefer them
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when they have 2-3 years in bottle. Turning to Rosado wines, our initial feeling that 2018 was a very good year for Rosados in general and Bobal in particular is born out with extensive tasting. One new wine we tasted on the Ribera del Duero tour, the Aire de Protos, (from the bodega in Peñafiel) and from Tempranillo is pale rose with hints of salmon. Lots of ripe red fruit on the intensive nose. It is really fresh in the mouth, with good acidity and minerality in the finish and should be available shortly. Any of the ranges from Coviñas (Rosa & Dito, Al Vent, Enterizo, Aula) will give you a fresh strawberry and cherry fruit with an acidity and balance that keeps the wine feeling fresh in the mouth. (All Bobal) The Merlot from Finca Collado with a small percentage of Monastrell, that has spent a few weeks in oak, is also a must for serious food lovers. We are still recommending the Rose Marine from Chozas Carrascal, Juan de Juanes from La Viña, Mirame from Dominio de la Vega. With the expected heat this summer, Rosados should be your main choice to accompany food and put the reds aside until September!
And now to the Gins! Bodegas Nodus have been producing artisan Gins for some time and have recently launched their wholly ecologic RainGin, made with lemon peel, angelica root, juniper berries, coriander seed and white pepper. The botanicals are all ecologically certified and are macerated in a mixture of wheat ethanol and alcohol before distillation in a pot still, to 70% abv before being reduced to 40% with water and ecological ethanol. This gives a London dry style gin in which the Juniper predominates. Of course, Nodus started with the N Gin VLC, a premium gin of 39% abv made with wine from the Chardonnay variety, a distinct range of botanicals (angelica, cardamum, sage, rosemary, Juniper etc) from which emerge mandarine and orange notes. Their N Gin 2 is also 39% abv. It owes its red fruit flavour and pink colour to the two types of strawberries (one sweet, one acidic), which are added to the botanicals in the maceration before the double distillation in a copper pot still.
Alternatively, if you are looking for other authentic Valencian gins you should also try the Valencia City Gin made with almonds, orange and Moscatel wine as a base or the London City Gin, both offered by Bodegas Vegamar, which come with a trendy lighting system in the base of the bottle. All the gins are available through the Bodega’s outlets or online.
RIKI WIGLEY & MARIAN DARÁS VÍ Vid is a project supporting the development of wine knowledge and gastronomy in the Valencian Community. We run wine clubs, give tastings of Valencian wines in English and support wine-makers and bodegas directly. We can be found in Instagram (Vivid8402), and through our blog VÍ Vid at vvidblog.wordpress. com, in Facebook, www.facebook. comVivideventos and in Twitter @ vividvinos. Article © 2019 24/ 7 Valencia
RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH TAPAS BAR EL ARENAL
Anita Giro are celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. Various members of the ‘24/7 Valencia’ team have been popping in for their mostly Mediterranean tapas with an international touch over the years. It’s a liberal mix of clientele, tasty cuisine and it has a rather distinctive buzz that sets it apart from its generic counterparts. Incidentally, it’s LGBT-friendly too…
There is a long terrace outside that is often busy and the arty interior is an unpretentious mix of styles with an historic wall at the back and vintage-style long bar, black high stools, low chairs & modern white tables for dining. We have always been treated well by the welcoming staff and their
menus are conveniently in either Spanish or English. There is an international vibe to this place and it is still very much the local popular hangout with open-minded individuals in the historic centre. It’s a tolerant place and there is a sense of freedom here that only adds to its appeal. Starters include a tasty & fluffy hummus topped with pimentón de la vera with nachos that have a distinctive tang. It’s worth mentioning that care is taken to present all their dishes with artistic flair as well as having the freshest ingredients. There are seafood choices like Octopus and Langostine platos. Vegetarians are well catered for too in
their ‘Green Love You Green’ section with healthy salads like the aubergine, roasted red peppers, onion with smoked anchovies and black olive pâté choice, for example. For the main course section known as ‘With Knife and Fork’ we did not hesitate to try their superb ‘Barbecue Beef ribs’ yet again and we were not disappointed. Beautifully presented with sweet potato shavings, the meat was rich and lovingly tender and the well-prepared barbecue sauce was just right…so we really took our time savouring this filling dish. We were well sated by our main course but we chose to share a recommended dessert in their ‘Share Something Sinful’ section, which
was the ‘French toast of horchata ice-cream almond.’ It was a delicious creation to look at as well as wind the evening down with and is unique to Anita Giro and popular with their regular crowd. They have a nice choice of white & red wines as well as a fair choice of Gins and Vermouths to savour too. Their ‘tapas to share’ choice is ample and attractively-presented with choices like ‘Vegetable curry samosas’ as well as an ample ‘Cheese board’ and tasty ‘Bravas Veganas con sajonesa,’ a range of filling croquettes and so much more. Incidentally, there is the option of a gluten-free toast supplement for just a touch more in their ‘More Than Mass’ section, which includes toasts with appetizing choices like crispy monkfish, falafel durum, pork loin, goat’s cheese and salmon choices.
The soundtrack is relaxing and eclectic with anything from jazz to film music and classical and more. A typical night out here with tapas, drink and dessert included should come to around 20€ each. The philosophy of Anita Giro is quality product & presentation at affordable prices in a pleasant setting. Funky terrace too! 24/7 VALENCIA TEAM Spanish Red wines: 9.50€ -15.20€ bottle (2€ to 2.30€ a glass) Spanish White Wines: 9.50€ -14.90€ bottle (2€ to 2.30€ a glass) Salads & Carpaccios: 9€-11.50€ Mains:11.50€ -12€ Desserts:4.50€ Toast with toppings and pittas: 5.90€ -7.90€ Wide selection of Gins: 5€-8€ Vermouth: 3.50€-3.80€
ANITA GIRO C/ Pintor Domingo, 7 (near Torres de Quart) Zona Centro Historico Tel: 961133418 / Mvl: 66536 5047 Facebook Anita Giro Open everyday from 19h
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FOOD BY HELEN WESTWATER OF LA OLA FRESCA
HOLA CEVICHE, CEVICHE LA OLA Hello Summer! With most of Europe in meltdown with some serious climate change wake-up call weather, here’s to a recipe that does not need to be cooked in the oven! It’s ‘Hola ceviche, Ceviche La Ola!’ Fresh fish doused in a wave of the zippiest & zappiest citric and spicy flavours. There are a variety of Peruvian ceviche recipes with which you can use the base of your choice… be it fish, king prawns, beef or vegan with aubergine, mango or avocado. Whatever recipe you choose, keep in mind three important points; the base ingredient is raw so you must insure you buy the freshest from a reputable source and keep it as cold as possible before use. If you want to be extra sure, freeze it but be aware it may change the texture! A sharp knife is needed. How you cut the ingredients is key. The vegetables, apart from the onions, should be all diced equally small and even. The fish in slightly largely chunks but delicately sliced rather than pushing, to avoid damaging the texture. If you are using beef you need to cut it as fine as possible. Thirdly, you don’t need to marinate it for long. This apparently was what they though was safer in olden times, but in reality the longer the base ingredient is left, the more danger of contamination. In fact, the freshness of the flavours comes out more if it is left for only 5 to 15 minutes maximum. Our recipe below ‘Hola Ceviche, Ceviche La Ola’ is the most traditional and uses fish and the simplest and purest dressing. Yet, with each hola comes an adios as we sadly say goodbye to one who has been working by my side these last few years through hell and high water!! Oh no! Thanks for everything, Honor, you’ve been such a superstar, and who will understand my jokes now?! ;) hashtag/ Oh No for future information on Honor’s and Noah’s band ‘Oh No’.
Method First make your tiger milk. Hand squeeze the limes into a bowl. Add the other ingredients (except for aji amarillo paste). Leave to infuse to one side. After 5 minutes, strain and add amarillo paste and salt. This will keep for 4 hours in fridge. When ready to serve, slice your onion finely into strips and dip
straight into your prepared iced-water. Next, dice all your vegetable ingredients of your choice fine and small so to absorb the marinade quicker.
add your tiger milk mix. Stir well. Leave for 2- 5 minutes. Add the rest of the diced vegetables and the onions. Check the balance of your dish for chilli and salt.
Take your fish and slice it gently at an angle of 45 degrees into strips of around 2 to 3 cm. Put the fish in a bowl and stir in some salt. Leave for 2 minutes. Next,
Garnish with the coriander and place on a plate with the sweet potato and fried corn. Serve immediately and enjoy the fresh wave of flavours!
La Ola Fresca is OPEN throughout the Summer in July and August (Mondays to Fridays mornings and evenings, Saturdays mornings only) check website for exact hours or alterations. The Thursday Speak English group will also continue with a slight twist of intercambio Castellano. Every Thursday from 20:00h and 5 euros minimum cover charge. If you’re feeling the heat, come to the fresh wave! INGREDIENTS: ( for 4 people) 500g 1lb of filleted and skinned, fresh, white, nonoily fish like sea bass, sole or flounder (lubina, lenguado) Keep on ice in fridge till ready to use 1 red onion very finely sliced and left to soak in iced-cold water to takeaway pungency and keep texture 1/4 red bell pepper or plum or nectarine (fruits will help balance the acidity) Part of fresón red chilli pepper seeded (taste for strength and add according to your ‘gusto’)
INGREDIENTS: You don’t want the chilli to over-ride the flavour of the fish but “ceviche que no pica no es ceviche.”
Tiger milk Juice of 7 cold limes or mix of lemon and lime, 1 garlic clove and equal quantity sliced ginger 1 tsp aji amarillo paste 4 coriander sprigs chopped Fine sea salt 2 cooked sweet potatoes peeled Fried corn Sprinkling of coriander leaves
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MUSEUMS / GALLERIES CENTRO CULTURAL BANCAJA
La expulsión de los moriscos Hasta 31 de mayo Jorge Ballester. Entre el Equipo Realidad y el silencio Hasta 01/09/2019 Julio Romero de Torres Del 18/07/2019 al 08/12/2019 Treinta años de diseño industrial en la UPV Del 21/06/2019 al 08/09/2019
CENTRE DEL CARME
‘EUROPEAN PUZZLE’ JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BÉCHET Hasta septiembre ‘ANDREA CORRALES. LA DIMENSIÓN MATERIAL DE LA IMAGEN PORNOGRÁFICA’ Hasta 8 septiembre ‘LUIS GORDILLO. FOTOALIMENTACIÓN Hasta 1 septiembre XISCO MENSUA. 15.600 DÍAS Hasta 1 septiembre Something happened Hasta 8 septiembre ZOEXTROPÍA. LO BELLO POSTHUMANO Hasta 22 septiembre ISIDRO LÓPEZ-APARICIO (iLA). LA MISMA SOMBRA Hasta 13 octubre
CIUDAD DE LAS ARTES Y LAS CIENCIAS
(L’Hemisferic, Museu de les Ciencies Principe Felipe, L’Oceanografic) www.cac.es
CONVENT CARMEN www.covencarmen.com
ANA AMORIM y BÉRÉNICE LEFEBVRE Hasta 13 septiembre
FUNDACIÓN CHIRIVELLA SORIANO
www.chirivellasoriano.org Manuel Rey Fueyo. Pintura Siglo XXI Hasta 29 septiembre
Pintura Moderna y Contemporánea de los Siglos XIX y XX Permanente
GALERIA LUIS ADELANTADO
Durante la construcción de la muralla china. Comisariada por Ángel Calvo Ulloa Hasta 26 julio. Boiler Room. Cero absoluto: Super-
fluid. Jose García Vallés Hasta 26 julio.
IVAM INSTITUT VALENCIÀ
Jarque la càmara y la vida Hasta 29 septiembre
D’ART MODERN EXPOSICIONES IVAM
Caso de estudio: 1989. IVAM EQUIPO CRÓNICA Hasta 8 septiembre El espíritu de una época Ignacio Pinazo en la colección del IVAM Hasta 29 diciembre 2019 Sexopolíticas del cine marginal: años 70 y 80 Sala de la biblioteca Hasta 06 Octubre 2019 TIEMPOS CONVULSOS. Historias y microhistorias en la colección del IVAM Hasta 19 abril 2020 Materia, espacio y tiempo. Julio González y las vanguardias Hasta 2021 Lara Almarcegui. Volcán de Agras. Derechos mineros Hasta Octubre Bajo la nube de verano. Proyecto del Grupo Aranea Hasta 08 Septiembre 2019 FERNAND LÉGER I LA VIDA MODERNA Hasta 15 Septiembre 2019
INSTITUTO FRANCÉS DE VALENCIA
http://www.institutfrancais.es/ valencia EXPOSICIÓN | Pasqual Gomes, “Mémoire de voyage” Desde 19 julio.
CENTRE CULTURAL LA BENEFICÈNCIA www.labeneficiencia.es
L’ IBER DE LOS SOLDADITOS DE PLOMO
Exposición Permanente: Guardias Españolas, Coleciones Valencianas, Almansa, Vida Cotidiana, Tirant y Serie Histórica. Exposición “Aventuras en el desierto”.
MUSEU DE BELLES ARTES SAN PIO V
Renacimiento / Barroco /Pintura Gótica / La Pintura Académica La Pintura de los Siglos XIX y XX Colección Permanente El inicio de la pintura moderna en España: Sorolla y su tiempo Hasta 30.08.2020 Picasso - Cela: dibujos, escritos y cerámicas. Colección Gabarrón Hasta 01.09.2019
MUSEO DE PREHISTORIA DE VALENCIA
Prehistoria, Cultura Ibérica, Mundo Romano, dinero Exposición Permanente Historia de Valencia en Ocho Periodos Exposición Permanente Galaicos. Un pobo entre dous mundos
MUSEO VALENCIÀ D’ETNOLOGIA
L’Aventura del Pensamiento Exposición Permanente Torre Islámica Exposición Permanente Valencia Según el Pare Tosca Exposición Permanente Pierre Verger. Un viaje fotográfico por la España republicana (1935) Hasta 14 de julio de 2019 DVBÓN. Un artista republicà (1909-1952) Hasta 14 de julio de 2019 Involución Desde 11 julio Exercicis sobre Velluters Hasta 14 julio Davantals Vivencials Julio y Agosto
PAINTERS PAINTING Hasta 24 Julio 2019
UNIVERSITAT DE VALENCIA, LA NAU FERITS PELS LLIBRES Fondos de bibliófilos en la Universitat de València Hasta 19 julio HUMBERTO RIVAS Hasta 15 septiembre EL RETO DE MÈTODE 100 números de ciencia Hasta 15 septiembre LITTLE BLACK DRESS Yolanda Domínguez Hasta 15 septiembre ISABEL OLIVER, CUARENTA AÑOS DE ARTE COMPROMETIDO (1970-2009) Desde 9 julio hasta 3 noviembre
PALAU DE LES ARTS OPERA Lucia di Lammermoor Gaetano Donizetti 3, 6 julio 2019
THEATRE / TEATRO CIRCUITO CAFÉ TEATRO www.circuitocafeteatro.com
ESPACIO INESTABLE www.espacioinestable.com
SALA RUSSAFA www.salarussafa.es
Sé infiel y no mires con quién Del 4 al 14 de julio de 2019 La noche es comedia 18 y 19 de julio de 2019 Desatadas 20 y 21 de julio de 2019 Goyo Jiménez Del 24 al 28 de julio de 2019 Spirit Of Spain 17
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JUL-AUG 19 Del 31 de julio al 04 de agosto de 2019 La llamada, El musical Del 28 de agosto al 08 de septiembre de 2019
TEATRO RIALTO TÓRTOLA 17 MAYO - 2 JUNIO
TEATRO PRINCIPAL TEATRO TALIA
Viviendo del cuento 13 de julio de 2019 Relieves Hasta 14 julio Esther Garcés y Paco Berbel. Reencuentro 16 de julio de 2019 Melomans Del 17 de julio al 04 de agosto de 2019
SAGUNT A ESCENA
CINEMA / CINE FILMOTECA IVAC 2019
CRÍMENES Y SOMBRAS: EL CINE NEGRO CLÁSICO Hasta 14 de julio de 2019 “LO LLAMARÍA SIMPLEMENTE VIDA”. EL CINE SEGÚN BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI Hasta 07 de julio de 2019 LA ALIMENTACIÓN SOSTENIBLE EN EL CINE. del 10 de mayo al 29 de diciembre de 2019 FILMOTECA D’ESTIU 2019 (Rio Turia Gardens) CINEMA IN THE OPEN AIR (ORIGINAL VERSION) THE LIFE OF BRIAN 2-3-4 agosto -22.30h EL SILENCIO DE OTROS 5 y 6 agosto -22.30h BLADE RUNNER (FINAL CUT 2007)) 8-9 agosto -22.30h GREEN BOOK 10 y 11 agosto -22.30h AKIRA 13-15 agosto - 22.30h THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW 16-17 agosto - 22.30h COLD WAR lunes, 19 de agosto de 2019 - 22:30h martes, 20 de agosto de 2019 - 22:30h BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY 22 y 23 agosto - 22.30h CAMPEONES 24,25,26 agosto -22.30h TAXI DRIVER 27 y 29 agosto 22.30h EL DESENTIERRO viernes, 30 de agosto de 2019 - 22:30h (Filmoteca d’estiu, València) sábado, 31 de agosto de 2019 - 22:30h
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LIVE MUSIC 16 TONELADAS
(Zona Campanar) Calle Ricardo Micó, 3 Facebook 16 Tonelades New rock club and indie disco in the Campanar area, near the Rio Turia.
ESPAI MUSICAL SKALA
C/ San Vicente Ferrer n17 LLIRIA, Spain Movil: 651 17 03 73 www.facebook.com/EspaiSkala/ Jazz. Soul, Fusion, World Music and more…
(Zona Aragón) C/ Polo y Peyrolón, 15 Tel. 96 393 36 63 Top choice for music lovers who love it live - jazz, blues, R’n’B, soul, funk, amenco and rock. See listings. Jazz, blues, amenco, world music, jam sessions and more...
CAFÉ DEL DUENDE
(Zona Carmen) C/ Túria, 62 Tel. 630 455 289 www.cafedelduende.com Great club specialising in authentic amenco music and culture. See listings.
CAFÉ MERCEDES JAZZ (Zona Ruzafa) C/ Sueca, 27 Tel. 96 341 83 78 www.cafemercedes.es
CAFÉ PUB MURNAU
(Zona Blasco Ibañez) C/Impresor Palmert Lambert, 5 Tel: 96 0 093 67 84
DELUXE POP CLUB
(Zona Plaza Cedro) C/ Poeta Mas y Ros 42, Zona Cedro www.deluxepopclub.com
(Zona plaza cedro) Plaza Cedro,1 Valencia 46022 Tel:963 55 15 58 wix.com/pub-el-asesino Established in 1984 and open again with live rock music and more…
www.facebook.com/FunkSociedad/ ‘FunkSociedad’ is a playful, cultural collective made up of friends and professionals that brings together different artists, DJs, producers and people from the world of entertainment, whose purpose is to support the music scene
(Zona Carmen) Carrer del Poeta Liern, 33 Tel:963 52 88 99 Jam sessions every week including jazz, blues, flamenco…
HARDROCK CAFÉ VALENCIA Zona Pl Ayuntamiento) Av, Marques de Sotelo, 6 Tel:962 56 56 53 Live shows every month
JARITÉ ESPAI OBERT
C/Buenos Aires n˚8. (ZONA RUZAFA) Valencia Tel: 658 38 48 59 www.jarite.orgacoustic Acoustic music including tango. Boleros, flamenco, Brazilian, jazz and more…
C/ Jerusalem, 55 (Zona Centro) www.jerusalemclub.es Live pop & rock music near the train station…
(Zona Ruzafa) C/ Pinto Salvador Abril, 20 See Facebook for more details Acoustic gigs at 19.30h with indie often being the avour.
(Zona Cabanyal) C/ de la Iglesia del Rosario, 8 Movil:606 88 20 00 www.elvientobar.com Live flamenco every Wednesday. Live blues every Thursday.
ENVIVO LIVE SHOWS & FOOD (Zona Ruzafa) Calle Sevilla, 27 Movil: 665 42 34 20 Newish, fairly spacious live music venue with friendly owners and tapas choices to enjoy too.
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18 Julio 22:30h BAPTISTE BAILLY TRIO 19 Julio 22:30h SANTI NAVALÓN TRIO 20 Julio 22:30h CURTO & NÚÑEZ 23 Julio 20:45h ANDRÉS BELMONTE 4TET
JIMMY GLASS JAZZ BAR
(Zona Carmen) C/ Baja, 28 www.jimmyglassjazz.net Legendary and prestigious jazz club
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS in the classic New York style with an authentic jazz atmosphere, integrated on the international live jazz circuit, where every week you can see famous international live bands from the modern jazz world. Mítico y prestigioso club de jazz de estilo neoyorquino, con una átmosfera auténticamente jazzística, donde pueden verse todas las semanas guras internacionales del jazz contemporáneo. Consulta la web: www.jimmyglassjazz.net
PALAU DE LA MUSICA
(Zona Túria) Paseo de la Alameda, 30 Tel. (+34) 96 337 50 20 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www. palaudevalencia.com Excellent classical music concerts in the Rio Túria gardens with musicians from around the world. See website for current programme.
PETER ROCK RESTAURANTE (Zona Carmen) C/ Plaza Vicente Iborra 4 Tel: 96 0914304 / Mobile: 601320634 www.peterrock.es
(Zona Benimaclet) C/Arquitecto Arnau, 16 961131706 - 663 702 960 lk kafcafe.blogspot.com Atmospheric, literary café-bar with regular live gigs and jams.
(Zona Puerto) C / Joan Verdeguer, 22-24 www.lamutant.com Live music, theatre, performance art and more…
Bulevar Sur, esq Pío IX (Next to Parque La Rambleta) (Zona Jesús) Tel: 96 0011511 www.larambleta.com Fantastic new live venue with great programme of live music and original and alternative theatre.
(Zona Blasco Ibañez) Plaza Xuquer, 3 Tel:963 38 91 51 Jazz jam sessions on Monday and live soul sessions on Thursdays.
(Zona Juan Llorens) C/ Erudito Orellena, 12 Tel. 96 326 05 26 www.lococlub.org LIVE MUSIC & COLD BEERS +Dj’s A live music venue run by music lovers for music lovers. Un local de música en vivo dirigido por amantes de la música para los amantes de la música.
(Zona Carmen) C/ Museo, 10 Jazz jam every Wednesday evening.
Zona Alameda AZZA VALENCIA@ PALAUALAMEDA
C/Arquitecto Mora, 2 palaualameda.com/espacios/azza/ The new “place to be!” From house to 80s to hip-hop to indietronica, depending on the night. Cocktails galore and dancefloor! C/ Bélgica, 5 House and pop, good mix of DJs and popular with students of all nationalities!
Zona Blasco Ibañez LA3
(City of Arts and Sciences) C/Obispo Jaime Perez, 24 Tel: 96 315 30 58 Live amenco show & dinner. www.labuleria.com Calle Ruaya, 3, (BARRIO ZAIDIA) Movil: 688 92 70 59 lachimeneadezaidia.wordpress.com Live music with flamenco and fusion bands and more…
www.wahwahclub.com National and international indie-rock & pop in a student zone...
Zona Aragón CARIBBEAN’S ARAGÓN
LA CHIMENEA DE ZAIDIA
Avenida Blaso Ibañez, 111 Indietronica, hits, rock & pop, urban sounds… New location for this legendary club!
PETER ROCK CLUB
C/ Quart, 26 (Zona Carmen) www.peterrockclub.com Facebook: PeterRockClub Concerts, Live music in the Barrio del Carmen with the emphasis on ROCK!
ROCK ISLAND MUSIC BAR (Zona Benimaclet) Calle Enrique Navarro, 8
(Zona Plaza Cedro) C/ Ramon de Campoamor, 60 www.matisseclub.com Live music with very eclectic programme.
(Zona Patraix) C/ Beato Nicolás Factor, 32 Movil:671 305332 Live rock, indie, jazz and world music.
www.tranquilomusica.com Bringing you the best local, national and international indie bands to Valencia. Keep up the good work!
UNA COSA RARA
(Zona Juan Llorens) C/ Villanueva y Gascons, 2 Tel: 96 327 06 72 www.unacosarara.com Some quality local bands to accompany your Mediterranean meal at this ‘Bistro Musical’ including Jazz, Flamenco, Blues, Fusion, World Music and more...
(Zona Blasco Ibáñez) C/ Campoamor, 52 Tel. 96 356 39 42 / 645 792 674
Zona City of Arts & Sciences L’UMBRACLE
Av. Del Saler, 5 www.umbracleterraza.com Fantastic terrace! Quality cocktails. Commercial music. Popular with the get dressed up crowd. Open from 18h until 7am Thursdays to Sundays MYA (el Club de l’Umbracle) is downstairs and open Thursdays to Saturdays with commercial house music a fixture.
Zona Ruzafa LATEX
C/Carlos Cervera, 23 Movil: 678 64 49 41 Electronica, Funk, House and more in the hip barrio of Ruzafa.
PICCADILLY DISCOTECA CLUB
C/ dels Tomassos, 12. Valencia. One of the wildest and most fun clubs in Valencia.
Gran Vía Germanías 31 Valencia 46006 Movil: 687 24 55 49 Electronic club in the hip barrio of Ruzafa.
XTRA LRGE PLAYGROUND Gran Via Germanias, 21(esq Cadiz)
Zona Juan Lloréns MAGAZINE CLUB
Pza / Perez Escrich, 18 Magazine has become an essential part of the rock’n’roll scene in Valencia.
Zona El Carmen GONG
C/ Concordia, 3 (near C/ Caballeros) www.facebook.com/gongvlc 19
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GO BAR VLC
( Up! Hostel@Main train station) C/Xativa, 24
C/ San Dionisio, 3 Feel ‘heavy metal’ and like hard rock? Plenty of like-minded souls in a loud bar. Rock on!
MR MONKEY VLC
C/ Alta, 11 Excellent cocktails and electronica DJ sessions…
C/ Museo,10 Jazz Jam sessions, rock & roll and more...
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Zona Canovas UPPER CLUB
Gran Via ques del Turia, 40 www.upperclub.es
C/Marti, 4 Naughty and nice with classic disco for people who love to dress up and stay out late!
Zona Puerto / Playa AKUARELA PLAYA Eugenia Viñes, 152. Playa Malvarrosa
AMSTEL ART. VELES E VENTS Edificio Veles e Vents, Planta 0, 46024 Valencia veleseventsvalencia.es/
(ZONA PATACONA) Calle de la Patacona Alboraya facebook.com/pg/chiringuitoelocho
La Marina de Valencia Tel: 963 37 47 20 www.highcube.es Dance music by the port.
C/ Santa Teresa, 19 Tel: 96 391 41 51 A legendary club in Valencia’s old town. Free, eclectic disco Monday - Sunday nights, live amenco every Tuesday @23h. English language nights Thursday @20h with Britpop music till late. Funky and friendly club.
Plaza San Jaime, 8. Slavia is a long-established classic of the Carmen scene. Open since 1996, with an ample selection of cocktails, gins and beers.
Plaza Sant Jaume, 1
VIBORA SAVAGE ROCK’N’ ROLL CLUB C/ Quart, 47
Zona C/Jesús FUNKADELIA
C/Marques de Zenete, 5 Movil:625 358 401 Music bar with Soul, Funk, Jazz, Reggae, Blues and Afro music. Co- lourful interior and friendly Spanish and English owners. There will be live music of all genres with DJs in between the sets. Tapas will soon be available. The specialist DJs on Fridays
ti-space in the hip barrio of Cabanyal from the good people of Ubik Café..
LA FÁBRICA DEL HIELO
C/ Pavia, 37 Set in the increasingly hip barrio of Cabanyal. Art space with café-bar, art exhibitions, live music and more.
LA PILONA - CAFÉ Y CULTURA.
(Teatre El Musical) Plaza del Rosario 3, Cabanyal Movil: 611 41 76 84 New creative space at the ‘Teatre el Musical’. La Pilona is diversity, love, art, culture, live music, theatre, improvisation and cold beer!
Zona Calle Jesús CRACOVIA BAR
C/ Alcira, 25 Tel: 963 287 456 www.cracoviabar.com Groovy café-bar with healthy cuisine, art exhibitions, live gigs, DJ and more!
Zona El Carmen BEAT BREW BAR
C/Murillo, 22 Friendly welcome. Excellent Coffees, teas, infusions…
C/ Murillo, 9 Tel:96 0881730 Spanish & Italian tapas, craft beers, cosy setting near Torres de Quart…
Zona Botanico LA CAVA DE MARTE C/ Guillem de Castro, 133 Movil:629 90 13 96
LO DE PONXE EN EL KINTO PINO Plaza Rojas Clemente, 5 Tel: 96 00394 Alternative taberna with vegan food and good value too…
Zona Cabanyal BAR LAPACA
C/ del Rosario, 30 Móvil: 637 86 05 28 Very popular hangout for the alternative crowd with tapas and beer at good prices.
BAR WORK IN PROGRESS C/ Marti Grajales, 13 Tel:96 071 57 89
BODEGA LA PESETA
C/ Cristo del Grao, 16 Móvil: 637 86 05 28 Attractive, bohemian interior with crowd to match. Tortilla is a speciality.
C/ Carlos Ros, 32 Tel:96 2045846 www.labatisfera.com New and already popular! Books, magazines, bar, drinks and music! Mul-
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CAFÉ LISBOA Pl. Dr. Collado, 9 Tel. 96 391 94 84 An excellent café bar in one of Valencia’s most atmospheric plazas. Good mixed crowd of students, locals, visitors and a very popular terraza. Open 10:30h and all day until late. Lots of bocadillos, coffees and beers. Barça and Levante football on TV at the weekend. A legendary cafe-bar that is 36 years old. Set in the historic centre. Breakfast, lunch and dinner available everday. Salads, sandwiches, Snacks, Montaditos, Desserts. Fine choice of cocktails in-
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS cluding Mojito, Daiquiri, Bloody Mary. Agua de Valencia, Sangria & Paella too. Warm interior and beautiful terrace. Un clásico del centro histórico, terraza amplio, interior relajado, tapas y cócteles. Bohemio, literario, y abierto a todos.
agreeable and welcoming place where you can enjoy the best of teas and coffees. Specializing in AGUA DE VALENCIA. Un lugar tranquilo,agradable y acogedor donde disfrutar cada dia de los mejores tes y cafés.Especializados en el AGUA DE VALENCIA (LA MEJOR) hecha de forma tradicional, con una amplia variedad de COCKTAILS
C/ Pinzón, 17 Movil: 664 422 202 Cocktail specialists since 1971. Hidden away and with a distinctive vintage interior, just a stone’s throw from the Torres de Quart.
ESPAI SEDA CAFÉ MUSEU
C/ Hospital, 7 Tel:96 1 063 165 Lovely setting! Newish Gastrobar with Lounge & impressive Café Terrace.
C/ Museu, 7 Tel: 960 72 50 47 Facebook Café-Museu Bohemia at its best. Tortilla, cheese, ham, esgarraet, alhambra, Turia Marzen, Voll Damn, auctions, liberal crowd, lovely terraza.
JUL-AUG 19 the cathedral and a few meters from the Miguelete. Finally Valencia has a cozy place with spectacular cocktail service. A new concept in elegance and comfort in the purest Art Déco Lounge style.
MONTEREY BAR & DISCOS C/ Baja, 46B (Barrio del Carmen) Tel: 96 3917 929 www.montereydiscos.es email@example.com www.facebook.com/montereybardiscos montereydiscos.bandcamp.com/ Monday –Friday 17h-01h Saturday 12h-15 / 18h-01.30h Sunday and holidays: 18h-01h
C/ Gobernador Viejo, 10 Latin flavor and long-established.. Hidden away in a quiet corner of the old town, this has a fantastic selection of cocktails. Strictly no telephone number, no wi-fi, no website and barely has mobile phone coverage. Great! One for those in the know…
RIVENDEL RESTO BAR C/ Hospital, 18 Tel: 96 392 32 08 www.rivendelrestobar.com
CAFÉ DEL NEGRITO Plaza del Negrito 1, 46001 València Tel. 96 391 42 33 Mov. 665 13 05 28 Classic Carmen hangout. Liberal 30-somethings, arty crowd, lots of people wearing glasses!
CAFÉ TERTULIA 1900 C/ Alta 4
LA CAVA DEL NEGRET
C/ Calatrava, 15 Tel: 96 392 33 01 Tel: 963 923 301 lacavadelnegret.com/ A classic in Valencia. Cosy cafe-bar located in the emblematic Plaza del Negrito.
C/ Caballeros, 51 Tel. 96 391 24 01 Valencia Café society par excellence. Set in what may be the best corner of the centro histórico, this long established café bar has a cosmopolitan crowd, lots of room upstairs and one of the best terrazas in the city. Watch the characters stroll down C/Caballeros. Sant Jaume es un clásico del centro histórico con unas de las mejores terrazas en Valencia.
CAFETÍN (Café.Cocktail. Bar) Plaza San Jaume, 2 Movil: 652 38 32 28 firstname.lastname@example.org Situated in the heart of the barrio del carmen in Valencia with more than 30 years of history. This is a relaxing,
TETERIA TISANA LOLITA COCKTAIL BAR
Calle Santo Cáliz, 7 46001 606145563 We are in the heart of the city, next to
C/Moret, 4 (just off C/Roteros) Music includes: Ultra-mod, ye-ye, Garage, Britpop 60s. Freak-Beat
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Estameñeria Vieja 2 (behind La Lonja) Tel: 96 391 80 94, www.theloungecafebar.com
C/ Moret, 10 (near Plaza del Carmen)
Zona Ruzafa LA ESCUELA
C/ Denia, 32 Tel:96 3 289 145 www.laescueladeruzafa.org Urban hip! Distinctive & attractive multi-use space. Bar plus different rooms with a nice open-air terraza at the back…
C/ Dénia, 18 Tel: 605 838 299 Bohemian cafe-bar, vegetarian dishes, live music Wednesdays.
C/ Pintor Salvador Abril, 34 Tel: 96 3 25 05 82 / 693 593 037 Arty and welcoming café-bar.
Calle Literato Azorín 13 Valencia www.facebook.com/ubikcafe Mon-Tues: 17h - 01:30h Wed-Sun: 12h - 01:30h Thurs: 12h - 02:00h Fri-Sat: 12h - 03:00h Emblematic of the buzzing barrio of Ruzafa.
Zona Plaza Xuquer ROCAFULL CAFE
Pl. Xuquer, 14 www.rocafull.tk A key meeting point of the ‘indie’ community.
Plaza Xúquer, 6 Long-established and run by the amiable Hector. Off the beaten track, a bar known for its authentic ‘Agua de Valencia.’ He knows how to make it properly! Lovely terrace too.
Zona Benimaclet CAMINITO
C/ Santo Espíritu, 14 Reservations: 601 169 069 / 601 244 546 Great tapas bar with big terrace and deservedly popular with local bohemian crowd...
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LA OLA FRESCA
Calle Músico Magenti 11, Benimaclet Reservations: 610026305 A ‘cafecito’ with a big heart and a fabulous terrace • Speciality in brownies and homemade cakes • world food cooking Juice therapy • local artesanal beers • fairtrade tea and coffee workshops and special events • Sunday BRUNCH Facebook: La Ola Fresca Valenbisi: 116 Comidas del mundo, servicio excelente, sabroso y actividades cada semana.
Zona City of Arts and Sciences LA PEQUEÑA PASTELERIA DE MAMÁ
Carrer del Poeta Josep Cervera y Grifol, 14, Valencia Delightful bakery of the highest quality with cakes and teas to savour. Lovely staff with lots of experience and acoustic live music sessions too!
Zona Puerto TERRAZA MALABAR
C/ Juan de Mena, 7 (Zona Botanico) Facebook Cross Valencia www.crossvalencia.com Just 2 minutes walk from Torres de Quart in the tranquil Botanico barrio. Cross is one of Valencia’s most popular Gay Clubs. Open each night from 22h to 03.30am with Wednesdays and Tuesdays featuring ‘get naked’ parties. Every Friday parties with Dj. Saturday show with DragQueen. Closed Monday. Uno de los pubs gays más populares de Valencia. Lunes cerrado, jueves noche karaoke, viernes estas preparadas por Dj, sábado noche show de Drag Queen.
LA BELLA DE CADIZ
C/ Cadiz, 54 Facebook labelladecadiz54
C/ Cadiz, 86 Tel: 639 517 703 Popular with lesbians in evenings. Open to all.
Edi cio Veles e Vents Movil: 682 613 446 / 677 72 53 21
GAY / LESBIAN Codigo G
Gay Discoteca & Club (Zona Ruzafa) Carrer dels Tomassos, 14. A Gay disco, next to Russafa market. 3 floors with House, Disco, Guateque, Pop, Petardeo. http://codigog-club.blogspot.com.es/ https://www.facebook.com/codigog
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NUNCADIGONO GAY CRUISING SEXBAR
C/Doctor Monseratt,28 (near Torres de Quart) Open every day from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Happy hours every day from 6pm to 9pm. (2 X 1) Bar, Videos, Dark rooms, Labyrinths, Glory holes, Slings, Cabins. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: Naturist Sex Party / slip (from 10pm) Friday: Live Porn Show
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS Saturday: Lottery Draw Sunday: Sandwich party Abierto todos los días de 13h a 04H Happy hours todos los días de 18h a 21h. (2 X 1) Bar, Videos, Cuartos oscuros, Laberintos, Glory holes, Slings, Cabinas. Lunes, Miércoles, Jueves : Fiesta Sex naturista /slip (a partir de 22h) Viernes : Live Show Porno Sábado : Sorteo Domingo : Sandwich party Web : www.nuncadigono.es
Pl. Vicente Iborra, 9 Tel. 96 392 41 39 The seven deadly sins are served after you enter the gates of hell of this restaurant.
C/ Guillem de Castro, 80
SANT MIQUEL Pl. Sant Miquel, 13 Tel. 96 392 31 29
C/ Flassanders, 8 Gay sex shop
BIRRA & BLUES BREW PUB VALENCIA Av. Maria Cristina, 12 Tel: 96 392 56 41 Zona Centro Valencia 46001 www. birraeblues.com
SAINT MARTIN’S URBAN IRISH
Pl. Valencia Club de Fútbol, 5 Tel: 96 930 460
Pl. de la Reina Tel: 96 392 28 62 www.finnegansofdublin.es C/ Moro Zeit, 2 Valencia Movil: 639 03 60 06
Calle Abadía de San Martin, 2 (near San Vicente) Tel: +34963942171 46002 Valencia firstname.lastname@example.org
C/ Danzas / Cajeros (Near La Lonja) Tel: 961 054 050 Facebook: the market cerveza artesana
TYRIS ON TAP
Taula De Canvis, 6 (near La Lonja) Tel: 96 1 13 28 73
LA BIRRA DE BRIAN
ZONA PLAZA XUQUER MAX MAX
C/ Vinalopó, 11 (Pl. Xúquer) Tel: 96 362 68 67 http://maxmaxvalencia.blogspot.com
RESTAURANTS AFRO-CUBAN BABALÚ
C/ Manyans 17 (next to Plaza Redondo) Tel: 96 315 50 40
Gran Via Germanias, 29 Tel:96 0 650 756 www.labirradebrian.com
Dr Sanchis Bergon, 27 Excellent Moroccan cuisine with a beautiful interior and experienced owners. Set in the mellow barrio of Botanico by the Rio Turia gardens.
ZONA ABASTOS GEORGE BEST
C/ Alzira, 12 Great name, good beers, indie music. The fifth Beatle would surely have approved. Where did it all go right?
Plaza Manises, 3 Tel: 96 392 60 50 Zona Carmen Facebook Beers and Travels Bar www.beersandtravels.com ‘Beers & Travels Bar’ is a traditional pub set in the heart of the old town and just a stone’s throw from the legendary Torres de Serranos. At the pub, you will nd 13 different drinks on tap, which includes beers from Ireland and ‘Maleoc’ cider from Galicia. Check out their ‘O’Hara’ Red, Pale Ale and Black beers.
ZONA Avenida Aragón MANOLO EL DEL BOMBO
Paseo de las Facultades, 3 Authentic Moroccan cuisine in a beautiful and spacious interior www.balansiya.com
BEERS & TRAVELS BAR
ZONA CEDRO CRUZ DEL SUR SHAMBALA
LLÚPOL CELLER CERVESES
Pl. Músico Lopez Chavarri, 2
Tel:96 3 529 619 New Irish tavern with welcoming atmosphere & staff. Set right in the centre of town.
visitors and English and Spanish speakers.
C/ de Campoamor Teléfono: 963 55 27 32 Traditional pub with plenty of beers plus tapas and cocktails.Warm interior. Bar de tapas, especialmente salazones, y cócteles con decoración cálida de paneles de madera y terraza.
ZONA EL CARMEN BEAR CLUB C/ Maria Cristina, 5
SAHARA (ZONA CARMEN) C/ del Mar, 52 Tel: 96 394 32 76 Movil: 698 579 148 www.sahararestaurante.com
ST. PATRICK’S IRISH PUB
Gran Vía Marqués del Turia, 69 Tel: 96 351 36 42 www.stpatricksvalencia.com “A true Irish pub” that knows the craic! Friendly helpful international staff who speak Spanish and English! FREE WIFI to all customers. Open every day from 4pm ‘till late! Lots of events: Live Music every Friday at 23h. Parties with prizes. Open Saturday and Sunday at 13:00h pm. Reservations at email@example.com See Facebook for more details!
PORTLAND ALE HOUSE
C/ Salamanca 10 Yes! Valencia’s rst true American pub, run by a friendly American team with draft beers available, sports and an increasingly mixed crowd of locals,
FUSION RESTAURANT KAIKAYA
Plaza Ayuntamiento, 10 Tel:96 0446480 www.kaikayarestaurante.com Japanese- Brazilian fusion in the heart of town!
C/ Lepanto, 26 (Zona Botánico) Tel:96 3113 578 Movil:651974299 Attractive & tasty ‘Japanese-Peruvian’ fusion of cuisine in the increasingly hip & understated barrio of Botáncio.
GREEK EL RINCON GRIEGO
C/ Conde Montornes, 23 (just off C/ Mar and corner of Poeta Liern) Tel: 96 394 4443 Mobile: 639608867 23
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HAWAIIAN CITY POKE
Clariano, 4 Tel:96 1029 000 www.citypoke.es
NDIAN / PAKISTANI BHARAT
C/ Moratín n14 corner w/ Calle Las Barcas (Just off Plaza Ayuntamiento) Mobile: 632 17 82 06 www.restaurantbharat.com Open Tuesday to Sunday 13.30h -16h / 19.30h -24h Authentic Indian restaurant that is both Indian run & owned and set right in the centre of Valencia. Beautifully designed interior, helpful staff, really tasty cuisine and wide choice of curries and dishes to choose from with all tastes catered for. This is the real deal! The proof is in the pudding, ‘Bharat’ has become so popular in Benidorm over the last 15 years that they have opened this newish branch in the city of Valencia! Auténtico restaurante indio que es de gestión y propiedad india y está ubicado justo en el centro de Valencia. Un interior hermosamente diseñado, un personal atento, una cocina realmente sabrosa y una amplia variedad de curries y platos para elegir con todos los gustos atendidos. ‘Bharat’ se ha vuelto tan popular en Benidorm en los últimos 15 años que han abierto esta nueva sucursal en la ciudad de Valencia!
ITALIAN ZONA BOTANICO LA FORCOLA
C/ Borrull, 29 Tel: 963 155 909 www.laforcola.com
ZONA EL CARMEN ANÓMALO RESTAURANTE
C/ de la Crau, 4 (Zona Carmen) Movil:699587148 /679580624 Charming, family run restaurant with intimate setting.
C/ del Mar, 22 Tel: 96 391 48 00, www.viciositalianos.com Very popular, good value, great pizza.
C/ Derechos 29, bajo (1 min from La Lonja) Tel: 96 391 19 65 This is the real deal. Bacco D.O.C. is a distinctive and authentic Italian restaurant in the centre of the historic Barrio del Carmen. It is original, good fun and it is baroque! It has a stunning
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS cave-like interior of “bejewelled and mirrored” stalagmites and stalactites, tasteful lighting, lots of nooks and crannies and three floors. Restaurante muy distinto, con el interior como una cueva. Muy romántico para parejas. Carta extensa de pizzas y pastas.
C/ Bordadores, 5 (next to Cathedral) Tel: 96 391 89 15 www.viciositalianos.com Popular Italian restaurant without pizza and emphasis on Piadinas and pastas.
Movil: 616 611 289 www.kentoshop.com Healthy Japanese take away and eat in with reasonable prices.
KOKURA AUTOMATIC SUSHI Plaza Pere Borrego I Galino, 10 (C/Alta con Na Jordana) Tel: 96 3 911 102 www.kokura.es
Mercado de Colon Tel:960 709 175 www.momji.es Quality Japanese cuisine in upmarket surroundings.
Pintor Salvador Abril, 6 Tel: 963 11 94 29 Homemade & authentic Japanese cuisine in the hip barrio of Ruzafa.
TORA (TABERNA JAPONESA) C/ Pedro III El Grande , 13 Tel: 96 311 94 29 Great! Finally, an authentic Japanase taberna in Valencia run by a Japanese & Valencian couple!
MEXICAN AMEYAL LA STRADA
C/ Quart 17 Tel: 96 392 41 77 Excellent! Hip pizzeria and pasta restaurant just a brief stroll from Torres de Quart. 8€ daytime menus, around 15€ at night. Salads, antipasti, piadine, italian tapas, pizza, pasta, meat and sh dishes. Wines from many regions of Italy.
ZONA CANOVAS DON SALVATORE
C/ Conde de Altea, 41 Tel: 96 334 13 04 www.donsalvatore.com Spot the Valencia footballer!
Conde de Salvatierra, 39 Tel: 96 3205 837/ 96 3 236 153 www.ameyal.es
C/ del Mar, 10Tel:96 004 47 12 Colourful interior and tasty cuisine.
LA VENGANZA DE MALINCHE
Calle Burriana 47, bajo izquierdo, 46005 Valencia Tel:963 32 87 44
C/ Musico Magenti, 11 www.tacochef.es Tel: 640 650 946
C/ Conde Altea, 31 -36 Tel: 96 334 07 53 lambrusqueria. wordpress.com/about.George Clooney did eat here!
Cirilo Amorós, 18 / San Vicente 36 / San Vicente 100
PALARDI CAFFE RESTOBAR
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C/ Cuenca, 31. Come and chill on our terrace, in this new friendly cafe bar. Copas, cócteles, coffee and great food. Every Thursday is the day of “ Burger and Beer”. Closed Mondays. Fridays is Fish Friday. Fish and chips. English and Spanish spoken. Every Wednesday, Menu de TACOS (Chicken or Vegetarian) 9.95€ Relajate en nuestra terraza y bar acogedor. Copas, cócteles y buena comida.
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS Cada jueves es el día de “haburguesa y cerveza”. Cerrado los lunes. Hablamos castellano e inglés. facebook.com/PalardiRestobar
MEDITERRANEAN BON GUST
C/ Corretgeria, 40 Tel: 96 3 155 063 www.restaurantebongust.com “We are a small Mediterranean cuisine restaurant where we enjoy fusing the different flavours of the world.
PERUVIAN & MEDITERRANEAN SIMALÚ
C/ Caballeros, 10 Tel: 96 1 93 03 57 www.simalurestaurante.com Classy Peruvian restaurant of the highest quality in terms of product and presentation. This is authentic Peruvian cuisine with real avours of the land.
PORTUGUESE CAFÉ PESSOA
C/ Literato Azorin, 2 Tel: 96 341 75 14 Great! An authentic Portuguese café bar with lovely cocktails and trendy interior.
LA CONSERVA Literato Azorin, 18 Movil: 697 95 52 94
SPANISH / VALENCIAN ZONA ALAMEDA ÀTIC RESTÓ @PALAUALAMEDA
Calle Arquitecto Mora, 2 Tel: +34 963 545 176 palaualameda.com/espacios/atic “Showcooking in the sky.” Combining the traditional with the vanguard.
Alameda, 38 Tel:96 3 370 211 Upmarket restaurant that specializes in fish dishes.
ZONA CABANYAL CASA CARMELA
Isabel de Villena, 155 Playa de Malvarrosa Tel:96 3 710 073 / 616 954 842 Specializing in authentic paella cooked over wood. Established in 1922.
LA ALEGRÍA DE LA HUERTA
Paseo Maritimo, Modulo 6 Playa de Malvarrosa Tel:96 3 550 507 / Movil:665 87 03 39 Typical Valencian cuisine. Emblematic, family-run restaurant for over 40 years.
O’DONNELL CABANYAL (Menjar i Buere) C/ Marino Sirera, 14 Tel: 963 54 77 57 www.odonnellcabanyal.com
Seafood specialists by the sea. Rice & meat dishes and good selection of wines.
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ZONA PLAZA AYUNTAMIENTO ALKAZAR
C/. Mosén Femades, 9 y 11 (Zona peatonal/ Pedestrian street) Just off Plaza Ayuntamiento 46002 Valencia · T. 96 352 95 75 · 96 351 55 51 www.restaurantealkazar.com
HARD ROCK CAFÉ
Avenida Marqués de Sotelo, 6 Tel:96 2565653 www.hardrock.com Enjoy food, music and more…
LOTELITO VALENCIA ROOMS & BAR
C/ Barcas, 13 Tel: 96 206 78 52 Movil: (+34) 656 265 229 www.lotelitovalencia.com You can enjoy breakfast early in the morning, almuerzo around midday, lunch or dinner a la carta or menu as well as enjoy a wide range of spirits & cocktails.
VUELVE CAROLINA www.vuelvecarolina.com C/ Correos, 8
ZONA EL CARMEN 64 Restaurant
C/ Guillem de Castro, 64 TEL: 963 27 01 01 64restaurante.es New! Top quality Mediterranean & world cuisine that marries vanguard presentation with traditional ingredients.
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C/ San Miguel s/n www.tascaelbotijo.com Spanish tasca in the Barrio Carmen! Great terraza & excellent service, great variety of delicious tapas, a top ensaladilla rusa and nice cheeses too. Good selection of beers & wines. Kitchen and bar is open everyday from 9h -01.30h. Clasica tasca situada en el Barrio del Carmen, cocina siempre abierta, servicio excelente, gran variedad de tapas, vinos y cervezas.
C/ Almudin,14. Near Plaza del Virgen. Tapas bar since 1932. Rice dishes, tapas, wines and spirits. Attractive and well-established. An old-fashioned interior with real character. No telephone number. You have to visit in person to make a reservation!
C/ Marqués de Dos Aguas, 6 Tel: 96 251 64 26 Good value Spanish menu del días, great view.
EL ARENAL DEL CARMEN
C/ Calatrava, 6 Tel: 96 009 16 57 Beautiful old building, located in a mellow corner of the historic centre, with lots of space for groups and couples and plenty of attractive nooks and crannies. Fresh Mediterranean cuisine including seafood, Spanish tapas and rice dishes including genuine paella! An ample selction of wines and great Gin’n’Tonics. Cocina mediterránea fresca incluyendo mariscos, tapas españolas y platos de arroz, incluyendo paella genuina! Una amplia selección de vinos y grandes
Pl. Tundidores, 2 Tel: 96 392 20 90 Legendary paella restaurant, prime location by La Lonja and Plaza Negrito. Restaurante legendario de paellas y más arroces. Bien situado entre La Lonja y Plaza Negrito. Terraza encantadora.
EL RACO DE CARABASSES
C/Mallorquins, 1 Tel:96 394 51 15 Authentic Valencian and Spanish cuisine next to the Mercado Central. Dig the arroz al horno!
C/ Roteros, 9 Tel:96 3 912 627 Warm interior. Fresh, quality product in the historic centre. 25
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Calle Pinzón, 12 Movil: 34 616 75 86 24 http://botifarra.es/ Hidden away in a quiet side street, this is a classic and authentic Valencian & Mediterranean tapas bar of the Barrio del Carmen…
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C/ Soguers, 2 Tel: 96 392 2532 30 years old emblematic restaurant of the Barrio del Carmen with Mediterranean dishes and cosy yet spacious interior.
ESCUELA DE ARROCES Y PAELLA VALENCIANA
C/ Caballeros, 12 Tel:96 3 916 271 Valencian fusion cuisine, rock’n’roll music and draught beers. What more do you need?
C/ Moro Zeit Tel: 96 391 04 97 Every major Spanish city has a tapas bar regarded as ‘quintessential’. Established in 1917, this one is high up on the list in many guides. Veteran waiters serve excellent tapas: habas, ensaladilla rusa and the famous mussels. Open daily midday to midnight just off Plaza Tossal, not hard to nd. Now that’s what we call atmosphere... El bar de tapas más histórico en el centro de Valencia, especialidad en clóchinas, buenas habas y ensaladilla rusa.
KA’RAK (RAQUEL CERNICHARO)
C/ Músico Peydró, 9 Tel. 96 315 45 88 Set in a quiet corner of the atmospheric old town. Run by a friendly and experienced owner, enjoy wonderful homemade Mediterranean cooking.
C/ Subida de Toledano, 8 Tel: 96 391 80 45, www.lalolarestaurante.com email@example.com. This is ‘nueva cocina española’! Authentic live flamenco every week.
Plaza del Tetuan, 18 Tel:96 352 1081 www.elrestaurantellienzo.com Upmarket and reliable. Excellent tapas with seafood a speciality. Tapas 5€-15€. Menus 27€-55€.
C/ Arolas,11-bajo. 46001-Valencia Telefono de reservas: 961141112 MARIA MANDILES Plaza Manises, 2 Tel: 96 04 60 57 firstname.lastname@example.org C/ del Padre Huérfanos, 2 Tel: 96 315 48 84
C/ Mossen Sorell, 9 Movil:615992803
atmosphere, friendly and fun. Home cooking. Drinks and hot tapas with a hint of fun. Easy to nd as it is just a stoneʼs throw from the Torres de Serranos. Nice and spacious interior too! L’ Aplec has a great terrace. Enjoy their homemade, fresh and authetic paella to order in advance for groups. Enjoy classic and original Spanish tapas. Gay & Lesbian friendly. Tapas caseras, divertidas, servicio amable y buenas paellas para encargar. Muy cerca de Torres de Serranos. Auténticamente español y abierto a todos.
C/Obispo Don Jerónimo 8, 46003 Valencia
C/ Obispo Don Jerónimo 8 Tel: 961 043 540 www.escueladearrocesypaellas.com email@example.com Highly popular with discerning customers and for all the right reasons. This is an authentic Valencian restaurant where you not only savour Valencia paella you can also take a certi ed course in order to become pro cient in cooking your own paella! This includes a trip to Mercado Central to pick the ingredients as well as cooking with an expert chef in one of their 2 restaurants. Check it out! Paella auténtica valenciana con cursos de paella ofrecidos por expertos cocineros.
C / Roteros, 9 (near Torres de Serranos) Movil: 696 119986 Bar - restaurant to go for tapas. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 12 noon to closing. Closed Monday. Spontaneous
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C/ Roteros, 21 Tel: 96 392 31 68 Very near Torres de Serranos so easy to nd. Creative cuisine with highly experienced owner and staff. Mattilda combines succulent tapas and quality cuisine with artistic presentation with a loyal and cosmopolitan clientele. Clean & attractive vintage style interior.
MERCAT DE LA REINA
Plaza de la Reina, 19 Tel:96 3 925 789 / Movil:629381846
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OCHO Y MEDIO
Plaza Lope de Vega, 5 Tel: 96 392 20 22 www.elochoymedio.com
Tel: 96 0 014 584/ 695 478 914
REFUGIO RESTAURANTE DEL CARMEN
CHE, TABERNA VASCA
C/ Alta, 42 Tel: 96 391 7754 The ‘Cooking Revolution’!
SIDRERIA EL MOLINÓN C/Bolseria, 40 Tel: 963 91 15 38
TASCA EMBRUJO DEL CARMEN C/Juristas, 5
CANALLA BISTRO Carrer del Mestre Josep Serrano, 5, 46005 València Tel: 96 3 74 05 09 This elegant and eclectic restaurant offers everything from pastrami sandwiches, smoked eel, and slow-roasted pork that are sure to transport you to different places around the globe.
C/ Bonaire, 23 Tel:963 76 70 54 Deservedly popular. There are 6 types of oysters available with prices to suit their varied clientele. Friendly atmosphere with cava & champagne...
Plaça del Forn in Sant Nicolau, 8 | Valencia Tel: 963915984 / Movil: 683105376 Whasapp facebook.com/restaurantesannicolasvalencia Opening hours: From Monday to Sunday from 12 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed Tuesday). Paella Valenciana is a speciality. They offer a daily homemade menu and a tasting menu with 5 first and 5 seconds in addition to their specialties in rice and paellas of the house. The warm decor of the restaurant makes San Nicolás a perfect place for group celebrations. The experience, quality and good service guarantee a very pleasant stay. 3 menus to choose from (10€ w/ Grandmother’s homemade cooking / 15€ w/ Rice dishes / 18€ w/ Meat & Fish dishes) . La Paella Valenciana es una especialidad. Con una ubicación tranquila detrás de la misma iglesia de San Nicolás, este restaurante bien establecido que se ha convertido en una referencia en Valencia y no solo por su ubicación, sino también por la amabilidad de su personal y la calidad de sus tapas y productos, que es el cocina de mercado
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SAN NICOLÁS RESTAURANTE
C/ Corretgeria, 38 Tel: 963 154 599 / 636 429 329 Tinto Fino Ultramarino is a restaurant located in the historic center of Valencia, in the neighborhood of Carmen, a few meters from the cathedral where you can taste tapas and dishes, salted meats, selected sausages and Italian and Spanish cheeses.The warmth of its bohemian atmosphere, seasoned with the freshness of that retro touch, is combined with the flavors of regional, Spanish and Italian dishes. The best tapas and regional dishes from Spain and Italy are mixed with quality sausages that you can also take home.
C/ Roteros, 12 Tel: 96 0 643 540 Very near Torres de Serranos. Quality mediterranean cuisine.
C / de la Cruz, 4 izquierda and Plaza del Carmen, 6. Tel: 96 315 39 67 The real deal. Valencian chefs and Valencian staff. Superb paella, arròs en fesols i naps, arroz a banda, patatas bravas, salads and more. Near Torres de Serranos. There are now two Yusos, near to each other. La autentica paella valenciana. Cocineros valencianos, una paella estupenda. Ahora hay dos Yusos, cerca de Torres de Serrano.
ZONA BOTÁNICO LA GRETA
C/ Bon Fill, 7 Tel: 96 3 32 24 47 Enjoy tapas and wines in warm surroundings. English and Spanish spoken…
LA HUERTA DE RAMONET
C/ Lepanto, 4 (near Torres de Quart) Movil:657 167 924 The real Spain. Tasty and fresh Mediterranean gastronomy with delightful and welcoming & very well-travelled English Speaking Spanish owner Ramonet. Authentic live flamenco gatherings on Wednesday evenings...
Av. Reino de Valencia, 9 Tel:96 3 746 525 Legendary & historic restaurant with tasty Basque & Valencian cuisine and the original, old-fashioned green partitions that divides the diners’ tables just like back in the day! Founded in 1933.
Conde de Altea, 51 Movil: 717 12 22 35
Conde Altea, 12 Tel: 96 3 951 178 www.de-calle.com
C/ Grabador Esteve, 34 Tel:96 001 70 61.
MAMA RACHA TABERNA C/Ciscar, 15 Tel: 960 065 558
C/ Burriana, 38 Tel:96 3 944 909 www.meatmarketrestaurante.com
Joaquín Costa, 27 Valencia Tel: 963 74 85 58 www.mercatbar.es Fab restaurant with quality product and fusion cuisine. Run by legendary chef Quique Dacosta, set in the trendy Canovas zone.
C/ Conde Altea, 21 Tel: 96 320 11 78 Galician bodega...
ZONA BENIMACLET EL CARABASSER
C/ Reverendo Rafael Tramoyeres, 35 Tel:963 89 14 46
C/ Barón de San Petrillo,3 Tel:96 389 09 54 Vintage-style interior, quality Mediterranean tapas and dishes, jazzy soundtrack...
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HUERTA Y HUERTA
C/ Cádiz 61 960211173 Mediterranean fusion by chef Ramonet
LA FLACA DE RUZAFA C/ Puerto Rico, 34 Tel:96 3034 739
Pintor Salvador Abril, 7 Tel:96 1 050 269 20
Calle Pintor Salvador Abril, 28, Tel:96 3 03 46 70
C/ Zurradores, 9 Tel: 662 436 972 Instagram: @clann_bar_valencia Cosy & charismatic bar in the historic centre. They buy the freshest seasonal product in the Central Market and cook it in the moment. Their speciality is a squid on the grill. Every Wednesday they have Argentinian empanadas. Pet friendly.
Calle Eolo, 7, 46021 València Tel: 962 06 34 24 www.ginebre.com Our Restaurant offers a different concept of hospitality, with a simple, sensitive cuisine, based on a Mediterranean cuisine where the local and seasonal products are the protagonists of their elaborations. Our cuisine is enriched by bringing influences from other cultures such as Moroccan, Mexican, Peruvian or Japanese that fuses with a small dose of creativity.
ZONA PUERTO CASA CARMELA
Isabel de Villena, 155 (Playa Malvarrosa) Tel: 96 3 710 073 / 616 954 842 www.casa-carmela.com Established in 1922 and next to the Blasco Ibañez museum. They specialize in paella cooked in the traditional and authentic way. Closed on Mondays.
NEPTUNO HOTEL ON THE BEACH Tel: 96 3567 777 www.hotelneptunovalencia.com Excellent Valencian cuisine with paella, cocktails and menus…
Veles e Vents Muelle de la Aduana s/n Tel: 96 3746 665 www.restaurantelasucursal.com Legendary restaurant that was once part of the IVAM and is now set in the port area.
ZONA RIO TURIA GARDENS RICARD CAMARENA RESTAURANT *****
Bombas Gens Centre d’Art Avda. Burjassot, 54 (P1-3ª) Tel:96 3 355 418 www.ricardcamarenarestaurant.com
ZONA RUZAFA EL RODAMON DE RUSSAFA
Pintor Domingo 7 (near the small garage next to the Quart Towers). Reservations: 961 133 418. Facebook anita.giro Mediterranean tapas with an international touch over the years. It’s a liberal mix of clientele, tasty cuisine and it has a rather distinctive buzz that sets it apart from its generic counterparts. Incidentally, it’s LGBT-friendly too. Open Saturdays from 12:30 PM. VERMUT on SUNDAYS from 12.30pm
AL CANTONET C/ Sant Tomàs, 21
C/ En Blanch, 13 Tel:96 3156525 Good buzz here. A winning combination of tapas & beers with superb terrace in an atmospheric corner of the old centre…
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BAR LOS PICAPIEDRA
Calle Caballeros, 25 Valencia 46001 Mobile: 622 73 39 17
Plaza del Mercado, 34 Tel:96 3 154 071 Traditional Spanish & Mediterranean tapas with a view of Mercado Central.
BODEGA BAR VALERO
C/Palleter, 51 (Zona Juna Llorens)
C/ Sueca, 47
EL OLIVO TABERNA
Plaza del Árbol, 4 (end of C/ Baja) Tel: 96 391 70 87 Authentic Spanish tapas in the historic centre. Highly popular with alternative crowd and visitors. Amongst their many specialities you will nd artichokes, homemade croquettes, grilled sardines, fried prawns, octopus, cured ham, a selection of cheeses and much more. All tapas are made in the moment, which means you can take your time over a glass of wine or beer. Auténtico bar de tapas español con dueño de familia andaluza con alcachofas, croquetas, sardinas, opciones vegetarianas y mucho más. Popular con gente alternativa, gente del barrio y visitantes. Excelente terraza.
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Tel:96 3120 901 www.khambu.com ‘Khambú’ was born in Valencia as a vegan fast food restaurant.
C/ Murta, 14 Tel:96 133 69 71 Tasty tapas with liberal & mostly Spanish crowd in the studenty barrio of Benimaclet.
KAÑA MAKAN BISTRO
C/ Sueca 61, Ruzafa C/ Explorador Andrés, 24( Plaza Cedro) Tel: 960 15 07 96 www.kanamakan.com Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Open From Wednesday to Sundays from 19h - 00.00h Middle Eastern tapas fusion with attractive interior and friendly crowd. Tapas fusion del Medio Este, interior atractivo y compañía agradable.
Plaza Manuel Granero, 20 Movil:692203795 ‘HAM, CHEESE, WINE, OLIVES’ Set in the scenic park of Ruzafa, one of Valencia’s most dynamic barrios, this is a popular & welcoming tavern with market quality cheese & meat dishes that are cut and prepared on the spot. English & Spanish spoken, experienced staff and friendly service too. Ubicada en el pintoresco parque de Ruzafa, uno de los barrios más dinámicos de Valencia, esta es una taberna popular y acogedora con platos de queso y carne de calidad de mercado que se cortan y preparan en el lugar. Inglés y español hablado, servicio amable también.
PAN DE QUESO
C/ Serranos, 19 “A touch of Brazil near the Torres de Serranos.”
C/ Roteros 21 Tel: 961 100 805 TABERNA ARANDINOS C/ de la Cruz, no 1 (Plaza del Angel) Mobile: 639259581
THAI THAI MONGKUT
(Zona Cabanyal) C/ Progrés, 159 Tel:96 122 73 24 “Mar d’Amura is both a shelter and an oasis. A place to lunch, dine and converse in peace. Its name is synonymous with the sea, which carries the gentle waves via a distant wind. Also it is the love of the mother, of the mother tongue, unconditional and welcoming. A place for eating, kissing, resting. It is a patio, a restaurant with joyful cuisine and a honeycomb of weekly artists. Sundays has live flamenco and Thursdays has live fusion music. Our house is your house.”
C/ Corona, 8 www.thaimogkut.es Tel:96 0 21 67 80
C/ Almirante Cadarso, 6 Tel:96 3815181
C/ del Mur de Santa Anna, 3 Movil: 672 32 62 33 facebook.com/TheVurgerCompany/ Vegan Fast food! Popular vurgers include the ‘Original con bacon vegan’ and the spicy ‘La Hawaiana’ with quorn. The ‘Yuba brochetas’ skewers are fantastic. Three types of fries, the normal thinly-sliced fries with a delicious McCain flavour, rustic fries and larger fries. They also have boniato sweet potato fries, imported from the UK and USA. Comida rápida vegana! Los vurgers populares incluyen el “Original con tocino vegano” y el picante “La Hawaiana” con quorn. Los pinchos de ‘Yuba brochetas’ son fantásticos. Tres tipos de papas fritas, las papas en rodajas finas normales con un delicioso sabor McCain, papas fritas rústicas y papas fritas más grandes. También tienen batatas fritas boniato, importadas del Reino Unido y Estados Unidos.
ICE CREAM ICECOBAR
Behind Bullring/next to Primark. 622 80 89 79 www.icecobar.es
BURGUER BAR MIAMI BURGER HOUSE
New! Fresh & varied burger bar in beautiful & historic building with friendly staff. Open everyday from 12pm until 12am Tel: 961 67 47 54 C/ Zurradores, 7 Zona Carmen
C/Salamanca, 26 Movil:625 35 84 01 Very original burger bar with vegan, sushi and zebra choices.
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Music textile design C/Turia, 35 Tel: 96 1478033
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ZONA CANOVAS ABANICOS CARBONELL Carrer de Castelló, 21, 46004 Valencia
LAURA ASHLEY C/Cirilo Amoros, 66 Tel:96 1 11 58 44
LA GALERIA JORGE JUAN C/ Jorge Juan, 21 www.lagaleriajorgejuan.com
(STYLE THAT ROCKS) Cirilvio Amoros, 65 Tel: 960 214 031 Mov: 655 840 553
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(Espai Creatiu) C/ Calatrava, 4 Tel: 655 301 390 Facebook Mandala Espai Creatiu Spiritual shop run by a kindly couple...
Carrer de Carles Cervera, 19, bajo derecha, 46004 Valencia
C/ San Fernando, 17 Sebastian Melmoth is a unique design shop with objects collected from around the world by the globetrotting owners. Art exhibitions and acoustic concerts.
ZONA EL CARMEN
SOHO DEL CARMEN
Calle Derechos 33, Valencia Tel: 96 391 2463 (SILK SHOP & MUSEUM) C/ Hospital, 7 Tel:963 511 951 www.laseda.es
TAMALA TIENDA ETNICA Ethnic Gallery Shop Calle Baja 17 Valencia 46003 Movil: 672 92 93 00
Avenida Maria Cristina, 4 Tel: 96 315 41 76 www.amilloatlante.com Tibetan bowls, ethnic furniture, organic clothing, tribal masks, a collection of minerals & rocks, decorative items made by hand and manufactured especially for us. www.arteafrica.com Muebles y acesorios étnicos.
C/ Purisima, 4 Tel:650 405 165 Instagram dipkakumar11 Goldsmith/ Orfebre shop/Atelier
Plaza Comte de Bunyol, 1. (C/ Caballeros) Quality clothes shop & very well situated in the heart of the historic centre. Mov: 605 31 63 04
C/ Trench,15 & C/ de los Derechos,19 Tel: 96 105 76 99 Mov: 665 06 06 86 www.kupkacuero.com
C/Danzas, 3 Tel: 96 315 44 76 Chic!
C/ Purisima, 5 Movil: 640 28 50 687 www.sabotagegallery.com
ESPAI SEDA (LA TIENDA DEL MUSEO)
C/ Belén, 9 Handmade & independent Valencian craftwork in a little corner of the historic centre…
TASTE OF AMERICA
Avenida Reino de Valencia, 6. Tel: 962 06 64 65 www.tasteofamerica.com
T-shirts, retro musical instruments, toys and more… C/ Sevilla, 7 Valencia Tel: 960 07 07 42
UNO, Mercado Central Main entrance Mercado Central. www.facebook.com/unomercadocentral Tel: 963 82 92 51 UNO is the emblematic stand of the Mercado Central. It’s a place to meet, to sample food at the Central Market of Valencia, which is known as the ‘Mercado Central, where UNO fits right in. Enjoy a snack, and take the chance to re-discover local products. It is the project of the very amiable and experienced owner Rafael Valls.
Levante CC are a new cricket club based in Valencia that have regular league games with teams throughout Spain and also welcome touring sides to the city. The club train most Thursday evenings at the Camp de Beisbol in the riverbed, start time 8pm. New members welcome. www.levantecc.com Jason: 654071182 Barry: 652291897
DOG DAYCARE KINGCAN
Plaza Almansa 1 bajo derecha Tel: 629506145 Zona Carmen
Plaza Miracle de Mocadores, 5 (off Plaza Reina) Movil:630 37 36 03 True artisans. Established in 1970. The real deal when it comes to ceramics from the Valencia community.
Zona Ruzafa KOWALSKI COSAS BELLAS ARTES C/ Denia, 20 Tel: 963 12 52 22 www.kowalskicosasbellasartes.com
MADAME MIM C/ Puerto Rico, 30
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LA NIÑA LOS PEINES
C/ Santo Tomas, 24 Tel: 96 392 52 82 Fantastic hair salon that is renowned in the city where highly experienced professional experts get to the essence of each person’s head of hair for the
24/7 VALENCIA LISTINGS cut you are truly looking for. Combining health, pleasure and imagination there are a wide range of services, cuts, colours, styles available. They are make up experts who have worked with a number of lm directors, designers and photographers too. There is also an erotic corner for customers... “La Niña Los Peines mueve las tijeras y zapatea, a na el tono de los colores cuidadosamente, mima tu melena mientras te la modela al ritmo de tus deseos. Y en el gabinete de belleza te arregla de la cabeza a los piés. Calidad Schwarzkopf, trabajo cuidado y trato personal ¡Óle!”
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HEALTH CENTRO URANIUM
www.centrouranium.com email@example.com C/Quart 101, bajo, Valencia. Sirio Simó Calatayud Tel: 676 758 709 This is an alternative health centre with classes including Yoga, Chikung, Tarot, Massage therapy, Reiki. Run by the hi ghly trained and experienced Sirio.
C/ Moro Zeit, 11 Tel:96 205 74 / Móvil: 600 481 880 https://www.valenjoy.com/ Set in the historic centre. Friendly service and many happy customers! Bikes for sale & hire. Electric Scooters for hire & more. Ubicado en el centro histórico. Servicio amable y muchos clientes felices! Bicicletas en venta y alquiler. Scooters eléctricos para alquiler y más.
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HOSTAL ANTIGUA MORELLANA
C/ En Bou, 2 (Zona Carmen) Tel: 96 391 57 73 www.hostalam.com SINGLE/ INDIVIDUAL 40€ (IVA included/ Incluido) DOUBLE/ DOBLE 55€ (IVA included/ incluido) Lovely hostel in the heart of the old centre with comfortable rooms, good service and all modern conveniences.
Tel: 687605722 Personal Trainers specialising in Pilates techniques for single or double classes. Reformer in our studio or at your home. Marta & Mike.
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HOTEL LAS ARENAS *****
Do you suffer low back pain, neck pain, headaches? Why continue suffering? Chiropractic is a natural solution for your pains and aches and also to keep your spine in line! Visit your chiropractor Richard Millo in Valencia or Rocafort. You can find us at www.quiropracticovalencia.com Or call us on 96 131 05 22 (VALENCIA) Carrer Antiga Senda d’en Senent 3, 1º 46023 Valencia Teléfono 96 279 24 49 (ROCAFORT) Plaza Mayor, 8 Bajo 46111 Rocafort, Valencia Teléfono 96 131 05 22
HOSTELS HOME YOUTH HOSTEL Tel: 96 391 62 29 C/ La Lonja, 4 www.homeyouthhostel.com/
HOSTAL EL RINCÓN (ZONA CARMEN)
C/ Carda 11 Tel: 96 391 79 98 / 96 391 60 83 Single: 10-13€, Double: 18-24€
Avenida del Puerto, 129. Tel 963 44 78 87 www.checkinhoteles.com Eugenia Viñes 22-24 Tel. 963 120 600
HOTEL MELIÁ VALENCIA PALACIO DE CONGRESOS***** Avenida Cortes Valencianas, 52 Tel: 902 14 44 40
LOTELITO VALENCIA ROOMS & BAR
Rooms/ Apartments/Free Wi-Fi C/ Virues, 6 (corner C/Barcas) Tel: 96 306 09 30 www.lotelito.com
C/ Paseo de Neptuno, 2 Tel: 96 356 77 77 www.hotelneptunovalencia.com
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PURPLE NEST HOSTEL VALENCIA Plaza Tetuan, 5 Tel: (34) 96 353 25 61 www.purplenesthostel.com
RED NEST HOSTEL VALENCIA Calle de La Paz, 36 Tel: (34) 96 3 427 168 www.rednesthostel.com
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VALENJOY EL ARENAL
Have you been looking to see Valencia and are not sure how you will get around this big city? Look no further. Valenjoy, located on Moro Zeit street in the Carmen zone, has a fun and affordable solution — electric scooters. The store offers electric scooter and standard bike rentals along with guided and non-guided tour options from prices starting around 18€ for e-scooter rentals (2 hours) and 25€ for tours. And if you have your own scooter that needs repairs, bring it on in because they have reparations in-house. To book a tour all you need to do is call the store and either choose from the pre-made tours, such as historic or city tour, or you can design your own. The tours require reservation and a minimum of 4 people and can range from 1-3 hours. The scooters are a fun option for all ages and very simple to use. After 5 minutes of practice with
the acceleration and the brakes, you are ready to roll. Grab some friends and make a trip to Valenjoy for a joyfilled adventure in Valencia. Text & Photos by Stephanie Penn of The 24/7 Valencia Team
VALENJOY Calle Moro Zeit, 11, bajo izq. 46001 Valencia Zona Carmen Tel: +34 96 205 74 27, cell: +34 601 728 369 Facebook: valenjoyexperience Instagram: @valenjoyexperience Open everyday Hours: 10am- 2pm, 4pm-8pm Article © 2019 24/7 Valencia
RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH
VALENCIA EL ARENALSPORTS
IT ´S NOT JUST FOOTBALL IN VALENCIA… With Valencia CF and Levante UD taking a well-earned summer break one can be forgiven for thinking that sport in the city is also in a little recess. In reality, nothing could be further from the truth. The World Padel tour makes its next stop in the city from the 7th until the 14th of July when the top male and female competitors in the world will converge on the Pavelló Font de Sant Lluís for their next event. One of the fastest growing sports throughout the world; it is almost predominantly played in a doubles format on a closed court. Somewhat similar but smaller than tennis, the court is surrounded by walls, usually glass, allowing the ball to be kept in play, making it also somewhat compatible with the game of squash. Many of the top men playing in
Valencia have changed doubles partners recently. So, it will be fascinating to see which pairings gel the best in these early stages of the new partnerships. In the Women’s tournament, many fans will be hoping for a repeat final of the recent Valladolid event when the two Martas (Ortega and Marrero) narrowly lost out narrowly in three sets to Alejandra Salazar and Ariana Sánchez. The venue at San Lluis is the usual home of Valencia Basket Club, a successful Spanish league and European basketball team, payrolled by the billionaire and major shareholder Juan Roig (owner of the Mercadona shopping chain). This year they won the 7 DAYS Euro Cup, beating Alba Berlin in a two-legged
final in April. The success of the team did not go unnoticed and recently the club’s top shooting guard Matt Thomas left Valencia Basket for the NBA and current World Champions Toronto Raptors on a three year deal. See www.valenciabasket.com The Fifth International Paella Hockey championships finished at the end of June. In mid-July, the wonderful Poliesportiu Verge del Carme Beteró will play host to the Men and Women Euro Hockey Junior Championships. Teams from Ireland, Russia, Spain, France, Holland, Germany, Belarus and England will play in the female competition, whilst Germany, France, England, Holland, Austria, Belgium, Spain and Poland will compete in the male category.
Gaelic Football also has prominent teams of both genders and all ages playing in the city and participating in the Iberian Championship. The local team is called Valencia Sant Vincent and they were formed in 2007. The club will also be running an Autumn 7-a-side League this year to help spread the word on this Irish sport and further highlight their activities to the Valencia community. More information at https://valenciagaa. com Rugby League is also building a following in and around the city. Torrent Tigres, Xativa Roosters and Valencia Warriors are just a few of the local clubs that can be found playing the game in the region. The Spanish National Rugby League side played a friendly against Serbia in 2016 at
the Campo Rugby Quatre Carreras in preparations for their World Cup qualifications, a reward for the recognition of the cities increase in participation levels. Another quintessential English sport, cricket, is very much alive and kicking in Valencia. Levante Cricket Club have first and second teams in both the first and second divisions of the ECCL (East Coast and Central League) of Cricket España. Initially started by a few players having a training session under the Puente de la Exposición, the club can now claim to be one of the most successful in Spain. They train and play at the facilities of another thriving sport, baseball, in the dry river bed. It is known in Spanish as Jardín del Turia, right in the heart of the city and they have players from numerous
nations. Go to www.pitchero.com/ clubs/levantecricketclub for updates. Finally, Valencia has developed a fantastic reputation amongst runners. Throughout the year, running competitions of various distances take place on the Valencia streets culminating with the actual Marathon itself. The 39th Valencia-Trinidad Alfonso EDP Marathon takes place on the 1st of December and attracts some of the best marathon distance runners in the world. Valencia is synonymous with sport 365 days a year. Look around and every weekend there will be some kind of sport for everyone to enjoy, watch or take part in.
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HOW DOES THE WEB PAGE WWW.247VALENCIA.COM WORK? The website of 24/7 Valencia is characterized by its own subjects as an informative magazine with current news about events, festivals and so on in the Valencia Community, focusing on the foreign community of English Speakers especially. For this motive we have decided to work with the WordPress platform, the best option for a digital magazine due its simplicity and optimization regarding content, making it easy to use for the ‘24/7 Valencia team’ to add articles. This website is not merely a blog but it is also a directory where the visitor can see with just one visit what is going on in Valencia 24 hours a day and seven days a week, where to dine out and what museum to visit, making things that much easier to find their way around the city. What are the web page’s contents? The website is divided into 10 categories: ART, FOOD, HEALTH, HISTORY,
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SHOPPING EL ARENAL@ VINYL EYE
From start to finish, Vinyl Eye is an unforgettable experience. Located on C/ Turia, you can easily spot the store emblem; a vinyl record inside an eye. Once inside, you are greeted with walls dressed in photos of street art and musicians… giving it a unique feel. The store sells T-shirts, cloth bags, sweatshirts and more which are customizable in colour and design. Vinyl Eye is not just about the product but rather the experience. In about 5 minutes the T-shirt or bag you were imagining is made in the back of the store, complete with a photo-op in front of a backdrop and the product goes home in a record-shaped box. Arturo Chavarría had a dream of starting a totally original store and began ‘Vinyl Eye’ in March of 2017. A Valencia native, his vision was to
connect local artists to retail and ‘Vinyl Eye’ does just that by collaborating with around 70 Valencian artists including David de Limón and Disneylexya. They are striving to add new artists every 2 or 3 weeks. When a product is purchased containing an artist’s design, the artist benefits from their royalty. It is a win-win for everyone. Chavarría’s charisma & drive for the store’s success makes all the difference. Every customer is treated as a friend and it makes a visit all the more special. There is the possibility of expanding to larger cities such as Madrid and Barcelona but, as of now, keep an “eye” out for Vinyl Eye in Valencia. Text by Stephanie Penn
VINYL EYE C/ Turia, 35 Zona Botánico (near Torres de Quart) Tel: 961 47 80 33 www.vinyl-eye.com
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'OLI BAR' IN RUZAFA
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Oli Bar of Ruzafa: “Oli Bar is a meeting place, located in the only green corner of Ruzafa, Manuel Granero Park. In our bar - charcuterie, with affordable prices for any wallet or purse, we offer Spanish ham or hand-cut ham, Iberian cold meats, Manchego cheeses, a variety of seasoned olives, wines and more. The menu also includes the always spectacular ‘Bresaola’, smoked & melted Scamorza cheese, homemade tortillas and an authentic Tex-Mex dish, ‘Cochinita Pibil’!!! All this in a fresh and carefree atmosphere and with the best jazz background music, played on an original Toshiba cassette radio. What else do you want?”
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OLI BAR Plaza Manuel Granero, 20 Zona Ruzafa Valencia Mobile: 692 20 37 95 Open everyday Monday –Thursday 11am -11pm Friday & Saturday 11am to 1am Sunday 10am to 3pm Facebook Oli Bar Ruzafa
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PETER ROCK RESTAURANT
Peter Rock is an original concept of pioneering rock restaurant bar in Valencia. It has a cool & friendly vibe that recreates images of legendary rock stars and musical instruments… creating a warm and pleasant atmosphere to enjoy memorable moments with friends or family. At lunchtime, we have set a trend, given that all of our dishes are homemade! Basically, we stand out. Savour our Argentinean meat dishes; lovely Milanesa, our delicious “Artisanal” burgers, tasty ‘Empanadas de Criolla’ and vegetarian dishes too! So, we thought, why not put it all together in one place? ...
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PETER ROCK RESTAURANT Plaza Vicente Iborra, nº 4 46003 Zona Carmen RESERVATIONS: Telephone: 96 0914304 Mobile: 601320634 Hours: Tuesday to Sunday 18h -01.00h
PETER ROCK CLUB
Just a stone’s throw from the Torres de Quart, ‘Peter Rock Club’ is set in the heart of the Barrio del Carmen. It has become a firm favorite with those who love live music and there is a very catchy and joyous rock’n’roll disco after the show. At 900 metres squared, it is very spacious and has 2 bars, an open dance floor and it has a great atmosphere at weekends with cultural events like Café-Theatre and Vinyl Record Fairs during the week. The ‘24/7 Valencia’ team has enjoyed many a night out here and seen some great bands too!
PETER ROCK CLUB C/ Quart, 28 Tel:601 32 06 34 https://www.facebook.com/ PeterRockClub/ Zona Carmen Open: Wednesday 19.00h-01.00H Thursday 19.00h -03.30h Friday 19.00h-04.30h Saturday 19.00h-04.30h Sunday 19.00h-01.00h
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PEP BOTIFARRA EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW 1. Tell us about your Valencian roots and your first experiences with music from your land: My first contact with traditional Valencian music was via my family. Most specifically, my grandmother Otília Borredà, who was from the town of Benigànim. She knew so many songs and popular sayings and as I practically grew up with her, I learned a lot from her. But as it happens, due to my youth, I didn’t pay that much attention to them then. Now I do regret not having listened to my grandmother more. Years after, at the age of 15 or 16, I began singing “albaes” in my city, Xàtiva. I joined the ‘Grup Sarau’, a travelling group of the Costera region. I went with them at weekends, through all of the towns of my area and we made recordings of the older people who recorded traditional songs. We recorded on cassette tapes, which are now digitalized. In the future, we are planning to have them available to anyone who wants to listen to the recordings. For many years, I was collaborating with many groups until 2006, when my best friend Emili Vera encouraged me to record my first solo album ‘Si em pose a cantar cançons’ (Cambra
Records, 2006) And since that moment, my life has been non-stop concerts.
brotherhood to counteract messages of hate and fear.
2. What is the connection between Valencia and the Arabic culture?
4. Could you tell us something about each song?
The land of Valencia, due to its geographic situation halfway between the shores of the North and the South of the Mediterranean and by its history (the Muslim presence lasted centuries) has influences from the music of North Africa. Maybe what most distinguishes them are the “work songs.” However, they also have characteristics similar to other Mediterranean countries such as Italy, Greece and more. Also, I have to say that before knowing Ahmed and recording this album (between one and the other 10 years have passed) I have always loved the music of North Africa and I often listen to it. 3. What is the concept of the album: ‘De banda a banda del Mediterrani’? The idea is to demonstrate the similarities with both types of music. In its elaboration, we have left enough room for spontaneity, joining those popular pieces that Ahmed and I know and they have some obvious resemblances. Also, in these times of xenophobia and the refugee crisis we want to send out a message of
CANT DE BATRE DE JOSÉ CRUAÑES. José Cruañes was from Jávea. I learned this song via a recording from the 1950s. Of all the songs in the album, this is the only one I had recorded before and it also appears on my first album. LA XITXARRA. This is a song from the south of Valencia (in this album there are a lot). Specifically, it is a ‘jota’ from the pueblo of Biar. L’U DE BIAR. Another song of Biar, in this case an “u”, or in other words, a fandango. Of the three verses, two are in Spanish and the other is Valencian. GERINELDO. It is a widely known romantic tale in all of the Iberian Peninsula, Portugal included. My grandmother sang me a version. Ahmed sings a version of the romance from Tangiers. SEGIDILLES DE LA FOIA. They are from the Foia de Castalla, again in the south of Valencia. Ahmed sings this Djibouli song.
CANT DE BATRE DE ROTGLÀ i CORBERÀ. This work song was taught to me by my Uncle Adrià. It is another bilingual subject of Valencian/ Castilian. Ahmed sings a Moroccan song from the city of Meknes. JOTA DE LES VENTES. It is from the town of Moixent. Here we have a union of traditional lyrics with new ones from Joan Moixino, that refers to the brotherhood between towns. LA PERXELERA. Traditionally, this is in the ‘petenera’ style from the towns of Palma and Ador, near Gandía. CANT DE BATRE DEL GENOVÉS. The third and last work song on the album. These songs were formed in the fields without instrumental accompaniment. They were constructed in the countryside during the seasonal months of August or September, whilst working with wheat or rice. I learnt it from my Aunt Leonor.
EL COPEO D’ONTINYENT. This ‘copeo’ is a traditional rhythm of Mallorca (the Mallorquins repopulated some Valencian areas in the 17th century). This version is from Ontinyent. L’U DEL TIO RITO. Another fandango. The singing is by Ahmed (Ya-Rayah) is a very popular subject in Algeria and other countries and talks about the problems of immigrants. LA TARARA. It’s the most well-known song here, but also in Tangiers. When we went to play there, in April of 2017, the people knew the song already. 5. Tell us something about the other musicians in the band. A majority of the members in this new group had never worked together before. Xus Belda y Aitor Sáez are two young percussionists but they already have a lot of experience. The bassist Oscar Cortés is also a veteran of this
type of music, as is the ‘dulzainero’ Ricard Soriano. Héctor Peropadre plays the lute, accordion, dulzania and tarota. Even though he is also young, he has a lot of experience in the world of traditional music; he’s well-known for his time in the group ‘Aspencat’. The trumpeter and trombonist Tony Molina has played, and continues to play, with some of the biggest international music stars. And finally, the three musicians that have accompanied me for years: Vicent Carrasco is a big traditional music veteran and stands out especially with his guitar playing. Juanra Martí is a ‘dulzainero’ with an impressive curriculum. Aside from playing strings, Pere Ródenas is the album’s producer and arranger of all the songs.
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'24/7 Valencia' is the Definitive English Speaking Guide to Valencia. Food, Wine, Sports, Arts, Theatre, Chill Out, Restaurants, Trad Pubs,...
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'24/7 Valencia' is the Definitive English Speaking Guide to Valencia. Food, Wine, Sports, Arts, Theatre, Chill Out, Restaurants, Trad Pubs,...