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Carpe Diem

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Seafood
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Don't spend ages looking for Carpe Diem as we did because it doesn't exist, having become Il Pepperoncino. It's a pleasant trattoria in Via Bellini, away from the sea front, and is still good. They have a great range of dishes, especially tasty pasta and...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank LashyDavid
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Go for the Etna Rosso (I've had wine 3 x expensive without the taste), the waiter is superb, and the food is cheap and fantastic. A real sicilian chowdown, tip the guy well (he'll treat you with some Limoncello)! Great memories were made here

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank JRKnights
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Great food and service. Best food out of three that we had and we went to the top three on the list. No sea view but well worth it as cosy and not next to the traffic. Round the corner from the main square.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank goozgog77
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Exactly as other good reviews said...friendly staff..very good value for money...very relaxed and not rushed...got the bill when we asked for it and the lomoncello was a nice touch

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank chrisandtrace
Reviewed 23 October 2015

No sea view, but the inside is charming. Service was friendly and efficient, with a couple of nice extras. Reasonably priced

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank lchuffam
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We found this place when we were walking through the streets of Letojanni and saw that the reviews were good. This is a family owned business and the service was wonderful. The food was simple and very good with fresh local ingredients and the red...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

`Carpe Diem´ is a rustic little trattoria tucked away on a tiny street which my husband and I found by accident. The food is simple, fresh (without any `bells and whistles´ but is to die for! During our 10 day stay in the area, we...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank kellie e
Reviewed 29 September 2015

we had dinner here twice. On the first night it was great. The food is very good and the service we received was attentive. The prices very affordable - 30 euros for 2 people with drinks. We got lemoncello at the end of our meal....More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Shrina5
Reviewed 12 September 2015

One of few places that have classic sicilian pizza. All made in traditional way, with local products (anchovies, aubergines, etc), baked in a traditional wood burning stove. Like food staff is pleasant. However, that the restaurant is closed for lunch time restricting us to eat...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Zorica17
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Simple menu, all the Italian classics, but very well cooked. Best Carbonera ever. Good pizzas, good wines, very pleasant staff.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank OttoNL
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