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La Orza

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Calle Descalzos 5, 45002 Toledo, Spain
+34 925 22 30 11
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13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 13:15 - 16:00
Sat 20:30 - 23:00
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here during a lovely day trip to Toledo. Nice view outside and fantastic inside. Service was great, and the steak (bife de limo) probably in the top 3 I've ever eaten. At the higher end of the pricing but we knew that going in and certainly got a great meal with a bottle of wine for 70 Euros, so... More 

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Thank Dixlectic
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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182 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quietly located close to the El Greco museum, this small scale restaurant offers everything you need. Very friendly service, high quality dishes, affordable wines, cosy atmosphere. Dishes are local with an international twist and very well prepared and presented. We spend approx 110 euro for the full experience (3 courses, wine, water, coffee, aperitive). Make sure to make a reservation... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely time, best food ever. 5*****. Lomo de orza incredible, quiet place to enjoy a perfect meal with your friends and family.

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Thank Mario N
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place. Great selection of wines at great price. The food was just perfect and the service was excellent. Came with a group of 6 including kids. Options for everybody including some gluten free meals. Service was prompt.

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Thank Patricia A
Athens, Greece
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious service very poor and in definite rude. Perhaps someone can visit it not though after 15:00. Plates are quite expensive.

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Thank Adamantios x
restaurantelaOrza, Gerente at La Orza, responded to this review

Dear Adamantios, We are very surprised with your opinion because we inform you that we close the kitchen at 4pm and you came to have lunch at 15.50. We kindly prepared the dishes you would like to try and we talk so long about wines, typical products of Toledo, we shook hands...in fact you wanted to come back this evening... More 

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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We fell onto this restaurant by chance and it was a really great surprise. Service was impeccable, the owner really had an eye for details (eg he saw that sunlight was blurring wife's face so he moved the table just enough to bring us back to the shade). Cuisine was delicious, would recommend the pork dish with curry and potatoes.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

My husband and I had two dinners at La Orza. The dishes we had included pulpo a la plancha (grilled octopus) with mashed potatoes which was delicious, cordero asado (roasted baby lamb) which was very good but could have used some au jus from the meat drippings to make it better, magret de pato (duck) which was quite tasty, and... More 

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Moron de la Frontera, Spain
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212 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

WE asked our hotel for advice on a great place to go and we were told this place so I looked on trip advisor and confirmed it looked good. WOW what a different experience and yummy. Everything we ordered was phenomenal. WE spent about 70 euro so be aware it is not your cheapo tourist restaurant. Great place.

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Thank ItalianChicken1
Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

In all fairness we were only in Toledo for 2.5 days so we only had three dinners there but we did our research and found the top three based on reviews from other fellow TA reviews. This was by far our favorite due to quality of the food, creativity of the food and great service, It is unpretentious and quite... More 

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Oviedo, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is so far the best arroz negro (rice with squid ink and squid) I have tried. Believe me I know, my grandma used to prepared very good ones for us a few years back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:15 - 16:00
Monday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Thursday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Friday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 22:30
Saturday
13:15 - 16:00
20:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Descalzos 5, 45002 Toledo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Toledo  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +34 925 22 30 11
Description
La Orza is located right in the heart of Toledo's Jewish quarter, next to the Iglesia de Santo Tomé, the El Greco Museum and the El Tránsito Synagogue. Relax and enjoy a traditional Spanish meal with friends in the intimate surroundings of our restaurant. With its excellent reputation for serving new takes on traditional dishes, La Orza is a must-try restaurant for anyone looking to enjoy Castilian specialities. And La Orza's rustic décor adds a warm, traditional touch to our special restaurant. Famous faces from the worlds of politics, culture, arts and sport have dined at La Orza, as well as distinguished visitors from all over Spain and around the world.

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