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Carpe Cafe

€€ - €€€American, Cafe, Deli
115 Front St, Smyrna, TN 37167-2848
+1 615-984-4040
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good8%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 Apr 2018
“Great chill spot”
23 Mar 2018
“My version of a perfect coffee shop and cafe”
Closed Now
07:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Deli, Diner, Healthy
€€ - €€€
115 Front St, Smyrna, TN 37167-2848
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Nice place to relax and drink coffee ... they have good food too. I like the art and atmosphere ... live music as well.

Thank Keesler
CarpeCafe, Owner at Carpe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for taking your time to let us know your thoughts on your time with us! We are so happy that you enjoy being with us for part of your day - see you soon!

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

All the things I love...great coffee and tea, cute mugs, eclectic decor, friendly and warm atmosphere, artsy, comfy including some soft furniture, an outdoor patio, tasty food and I personally loved the oatmeal.

1  Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Sort of a place to hang out and drink coffee. Coffee, deli sandwiches, salad, no "real" food. Self-service mostly. Old building located on a busy traffic circle. Food is adequate, but nothing special enough to bring me back.

Thank TNfirefly
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My wife and I were at Carpe and really enjoyed the live music. Wildfire trio, a local 70's cover band played and were fantastic. We go here often on Friday and Saturday night for the live entertainment. They have mostly local talent performing. It is...More

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Great Cafe. Nice down home feel. Pleasant employees, tasty food. My teenage boys even loved it. Better than similar mainstream establishments. Worth your time.

1  Thank Shannon B
CarpeCafe, General Manager at Carpe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thank you so much for taking your time to give us a review! We love it when we can help someone have a great day and especially when they are with family - we hope to see you again soon! Susan Gulley

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We thought it was a full service restaurant by the ad we saw in a pamphlet. It was a wifi place with food service. The cashier that took the order was very pleasant. Had a breakfast sandwich that was ok. I was expecting a full...More

Thank CliffMargie
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Great place for coffee, food and people! Love going there and will go many more times. Staff is wonderful and friendly all the time!More

2  Thank Gary B
CarpeCafe, General Manager at Carpe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thank you for taking your time to let us know how our Team is doing. We truly appreciate it. We will be sharing your comments in our Team Meeting so that we can continue to improve and encourage each other to do our best for...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

great food and great entertainment - staff is very friendly. I have been there several times and it has always been tasty.

1  Thank Jan S
Susan G, General Manager at Carpe Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you for taking your time to tell us how we our doing-we want to take to heart all that we hear from our friends. We welcome you back as your schedule allows !

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We support the mission of Carpe Cafe. The food is very good, made right and has a nice variety, but the driving choice here is what they give to the community. It's important for a business to be a cornerstone for a neighborhood. A chain...More

1  Thank nabenom
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

What a relief to have found Carpe Cafe! After driving around aimlessly for a good half an hour looking for lunch, we finally found something that looked promising. And what a delight! From the intense 97 degree heat we stepped into the cool intimate cafe...More

2  Thank GemOnTheRoad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Front St, Smyrna, TN 37167-2848
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Smyrna
  • Phone Number: +1 615-984-4040
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We are an artisan cafe with great barista drinks and teas - homemade food and dessert set in the heart of historic Smyrna. Carpe Cafe is part of a non-profit Fine Arts Education and Leadership programming of Carpe Artista.
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