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Carpe Diem

Crtra El Perello-Rasquera Km 8,5, El Perello, Spain
+34 678 47 77 00
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (2 reviews)
“mini zoo” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Crtra El Perello-Rasquera Km 8,5, El Perello, Spain
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were introduced to this restaurant by friends. The ambience is eclectic and the food served on both our visits was superb, with home made bread by Owner Dirk and his team. We let him know in advance that we would be bringing a baby...More

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Beautiful and 'quirky' decor, difficult to find, so ask locally. Excellent and varied menu and not overpriced. We will definitely go again.

Thank 311norman
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We where a party of 16 and were all surprised how great the service was for such a group, all courses arrived at the same time were hot and delicious, the atmosphere was excellent and the service from the owner and his staff second to...More

Thank pete9877
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Rural restaurant, in a lovely setting. Outside is a small zoo! Birds, Llamas, ponies, tortoise etc. Inside the restaurant is extravagantly & eccentricly decorated. Somehow this actually works and feels very welcoming. Food is nice, but not exceptional. Nibbles are on the house, but all...More

Thank Sequoia24
Reviewed 30 October 2016

unusual, eclectic different and welcoming but what do you expect with a zoo in the back garden Brilliant owner, friendly, caring, charming, genuine and witty. food can be variable but usually above average. Weekday menu limited but really good value. Wine can be average. so...More

Thank philip f
Reviewed 6 October 2016

First visited for Sunday lunch, travelling an hour to get there. Superb, food, service, everything. Décor very eclectic in a lovely way, Been a couple of times since for weekday lunches and another one in a week. Always worth the travel time. If you are...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Stayed for a week in the owners magnificent villa, also called Carpe Diem, and had two meals in his restaurant, which has a ZOO! Wonderful experience and equally wonderful food. Both the villa and restaurant are out of this world.

Thank ex-miner
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice and would thoroughly recommend. Menu cheaper lunch times but Sunday menu exceptional need to try x

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

A restaurant quite rare. Hard to describe, much to see both inside and outside. The food was great, the wine likewise. Service was outstanding. The Carpe Diem istedenfor well worth a visit.

Thank Gro S
Reviewed 12 May 2016

While visiting our friends in Spain they took us to this amazing restaurant. One they had visited often with guests from abroad and local friends. Off the beaten track, down a windy track, not that obvious at all, but then you walk inside and find...More

Thank Maggie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crtra El Perello-Rasquera Km 8,5, El Perello, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Terres de l'Ebre  >  El Perello
  • Phone Number: +34 678 47 77 00
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