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Le Carpe Diem

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8 B rue des Petits Vieziers, 62000, Arras, France
+33 3 21 51 70 08
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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Have been twice now on return journey from Swiss Alps. Staff friendly if a bit hectic when busy. Good food choices - local dishes and also bistro stapes. Nothing fancy but if you are a hungry family who enjoy good quality food then this should suit you.

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Thank Mummyah
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to this place before and always liked it, but last night we put it to the ultimate test and went with 4 grow-ups and 6 kids! The quality of the food and speed of service was great. Their meats are always excellent, and they have great salads. The kids also enjoyed their menues and the service was... More 

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Thank Lillelane
Godalming, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The food was superb and we went back a for a second evening to enjoy more items from the menu. The lamb shank was excellent and the desserts very good. Unfortunately on the second evening the restaurant was full and the lone waiter could not cope. The food was still good but the wait was unacceptable.

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Thank Mary G
Bucharest, Romania
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A small restaurant, hidden on a narrow street, not far from the theatre. We came here following a recommendation, otherwise probably we might not found it. The food was well prepared, as you expect it to be, in the spirit of local cuisine. Friendly and helpful service. Plain decoration.

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Thank MIBU10
Mooloolaba, Australia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This small restaurant was recommended by our B & B hostess. It's delisious food was complemented by a lovely ambiance.

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Thank Ron F
Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This little gem is hidden away in a narrow lane not far from the town square. Food was excellent and the service was great. It was very busy and we were lucky to get a table as it is a small restaurant. Advisable to book. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Andrew G
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is a funny place: none of the décor, the printed menu, the location and the food itself seem to go together but it's great. The owners obviously really care about what they do. I'd highly recommend eating here

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Thank Helen E
Melksham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

Food was nice, however when you order 2 beers and receive 2 very small glasses of something fizzy, just top this off the rest of the bottle is served to the other guest's free of charge and you get stung €21.5 for the privilege.

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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Went to this restaurant as recommended by a local. Great recommendation - great food, great staff and ambience. Do yourself a favour if in Arras - enjoy a meal here.

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Thank MaryandRoger4017
Toronto
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Love love loved this place!! Cosy atmosphere and fantastic food & wine!! Exactly what we were looking for in France. Exceptionally friendly waitress that helped us with my fumbling french - her english is fantastic and she was so kind to us!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 B rue des Petits Vieziers, 62000, Arras, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Arras
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 51 70 08

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