Gourmet Catering & Espacios, leading company in the restaurant sector has been offering the highest quality service and gastronomy since 1957

The following paragraphs provide information about the restaurant services it provides in the Palau de les Arts:

Opera and Concerts

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia through Gourmet Catering & Espacios offers a variety of catering and restaurant services to opera lovers. Amongst these services is The Gastronomic Corner in the Vestíbul Principal, a majestic open-plan, contemporary space with spectacular views of the Turia Gardens and the city of Valencia.

This innovative offering is available during opera intervals, with a spectacular gastronomic display. Opera-goers can enjoy a variety of different gastronomic corners with a carefully chosen assortment of sweet and savory treats, fruit, sushi show cooking, champagne and cava bars, with a different selection for each opera so that fans can enjoy food and drink adapted to each season.

Tickets for the Gastronomic Corner cost 13,50 euros, and can be obtained when doors open or during the interval. As there is a limited number of tickets available it is recommendable to purchase tickets before the opera commences.

Furthermore, Gourmet Catering & Espacios offers a more personalized service within the Gastronomic Corner for cultural, private and business events, as well as for sponsors, in the “reserved” zone. These tickets can be obtained by making a reservation by e-mail to the following address:

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Cafetería La Octava

The Café in La Octava is open from Monday to Friday from 11:00am to 7:00pm. La Octava is a multifunctional space with Wifi service which is not only perfect for hosting business events but also for relaxing or reading in one of the most emblematic buildings in Valencia. Outside of regular hours, the café is also open for operas and concerts.

Restaurante Contrapunto Les Arts

On opera and concert nights, Gourmet Catering & Espacios´ prestigious restaurant Contrapunto Les Arts offers a special set menu “Opera Food & Music” to be enjoyed after the performance and designed specifically for each event.

In Contrapunto Les Arts we strive for haute cuisine and products with all kinds of creative influences. Our unique cooking style, creates international dishes using local and international products, and fuses inspirations from all over the world while guaranteeing the highest quality, and always respecting the denomination of origin.

Our Chef Pablo Ministro and his team, work in a fresh and relaxed style, creating dishes that won’t leave you indifferent. A creative and dedicated chef, Pablo demonstrates passion for his work not often seen.

Contrapunto Les Arts is a space created to make your visit an unforgettable culinary and aesthetic experience. The layout of the restaurant and its beautiful terrace means it can hold both business and family gatherings, offering the right atmosphere and gastronomy for occasions with family, friends or clients.

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atmosphere and gastronomy for occasions with family, friends or clients.

Weddings and Business Events

Gourmet Catering & Espacios organizes weddings and events in the Vestíbul Principal and in Espai Los Toros. Our diverse lines of business are united by the same idea: satisfying the needs of our clients and their guests, with the utmost attention to detail and offering maximum quality and the best service.


Contact Details:
Gourmet Catering & Espacios (central office)
T. + 34 96 353 05 44

Gourmet Catering & Espacios in Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía
M. +34 638 856 791

M. +34 638 856 791