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22 rue Benoit Bunico | 22 rue Benoit Bunico, 06300 Nice, France
+33 9 66 91 44 43
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Tue 18:30 - 22:00
Wed 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:30 - 22:00
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Paris, France
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little place - wonderful food (particularly the courgette and ricotta tarte, and the chicken with orange sauce), friendly service, and very reasonable prices. This was our second time here and we had great experiences both times. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank MMCH75
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

hello.we are very pleased that you did enjoy both time you came in our restaurant.we hope to see you again for another diner as we change the menu every season. thanks again. More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was friendly. Sadly we had to wait 1,5h for the main course, and when we got our mains they did not taste well at all. Luckily madame made us another main course which were delicious! We recommend the truffle ravioli.

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Thank Cecilia A
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

very sorry if you really had to wait that long. we found it normal to change a dish if the first one is not at the taste of the guest.happy to know you did like the second one. yours trully. More 

Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by a local guide from a tour I'd been on. It's in the Old Town of Nice, but not on one of the main streets so you need to go searching. I came in relatively early (6:45pm) for dinner, and ordered from the €21.50 menu. I had the salad with cheese and walnuts, the... More 

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1 Thank Susan T
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

thank you Susan, we've loved to have you as our guest, we hope to see you soon More 

London
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great little restaurant just off the beaten track. Nice intimate setting where the food is served on vintage plates with lots of love. Very simple and very taste dishes. We had the zucchini tart and crispy goats cheese with almonds and honey to start followed by the truffle ravioli which was a stand out dish for us on this trip.... More 

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Thank gnettio
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Goodevening, thank you for your comment, it was all our pleasure to have you as guest. We hope to see you again. More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had 3 excellent meals at similarly priced restaurants. We agreed this was the best. Beef carpaccio, veal steak, smoked sardine and octopus salads were absolutely amazing. We would definitely go back again.

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Thank Joel D
Newbury, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We wanted Italian and the reviews for Carpe Diem were good so we thought we would try it ourselves. The reviews were not wrong and we can't say how great this place is. Particularly because it is away from the hustle of the main draws around Old Town but still has the required feel. The choice on the menu is... More 

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Thank JonFitt
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment. We're proud to satisfy our guest. More 

Nice, France
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Simple cuisine but with originality, the menu at 21,50€ for starter + main course + dessert is really good value for money. The place is cute and perfect for an intimate dinner for a couple (especially on Sunday night, otherwise I am afraid the bar in front may break the cosy atmosphere). The staff is very polite and quite helpful.

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Thank JesseyJess
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment (But don't worry the bar in front aren't open in the same time than us) More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We passed by Carpe Diem and decided to give it a try due to the tables not being crammed in like many of the restaurants in Nice - the food and service was amazing so a great night all in all! Would definitely come back!

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Thank Ceeeeeee
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

Thank you so mcuh. We hope to see you again More 

Hurghuda
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Had a lovely meal here. Up a side street in old town away from the busy squares. Meal was well cooked, tasty and well priced. Ravioli was a particular highlight. Run by lovely people as well. What more can you ask for?!

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Thank DeborahL1966
carpediem06Nice, Propriétaire at Carpe Diem, responded to this review

thank you so much for your lovely comments We hope to te see you next time More 

Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We happened on Carpe Diem as most restaurants in the old town seemed very busy and we didn't have a reservation. It was our lucky break. The staff were extremely friendly, helpful and efficient. The food was delicious and so tasty. You could tell that the chef was very aware of flavours.....the honey and almond goats cheese starter was 5... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$49
Cuisine
Italian, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 rue Benoit Bunico | 22 rue Benoit Bunico, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 9 66 91 44 43

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