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Le Carpe Diem

14, rue des Tribunaux, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
+33 2 33 53 70 84
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good39%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“tartine” (2 reviews)
“meal” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
14, rue des Tribunaux, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

we visited this port town only a week ago and enjoyed a walk around town admiring the architecture and the market in the general de gaulle square. we were getting hungry and decided to try this cafe for lunch and glad we did. when we...More

Thank jeffwreck
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely place looking forward to a return visit soon. Gorgeous food. Great staff! Lovely vin! Perfect setting

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Parked the Motorhome in the large Aire next to the museum at midday, ferry booked for 18.30 so time to explore Cherbourg and have some lunch. As it was Bastille day the port was busselling and the market was busy. It was a lovely hot...More

Thank AMW303
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

I can recomend that restaurant. We came at evening, there was the only one table waiting for us. We were lucky. We ordered delishes plate of diferent starters. Food and wine were gorgeous. The atmosphere was nice and very local! Really worth trying!

1  Thank Kris B
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We arrived at 12.30 and were asked if we had a reservation - but we were luck and shown to a table by the window. When I return, I will certainly reserve a table to make sure. We were quickly shown the day's choices, which...More

Thank lynda l
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

I have to eat gluten free and tried in the restaurants around the area. I encountered very unhelpful replies and no food was apparently gluten free. But here it was no problem even though there was nothing gluten free on the menu the friendly waitress...More

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

We stopped in here for a drink before heading off on the ferry to the UK. The place is cosy and inviting and host was incredibly friendly and helpful. They have a great variety of wines and beers and although we didn't eat as we...More

Thank caroline r
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Food with remarkable flair, genial staff, and a chef who's skill, friendliness and wine recommendations made the meal a phenomenon.

1  Thank Thomas W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14, rue des Tribunaux, 50100 Cherbourg-Octeville, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Cherbourg-en-Cotentin  >  Cherbourg-Octeville
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 53 70 84
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Salon de The, Bar a Vin, Restauration le midi et apero tapas!! Chaque midi, le Carpe Diem vous fait decouvrir a l'ardoise, une cuisine maison faite de produits frais, aux saveurs subtiles et creatives, a savourer sur la terrasse fleurie et ensoleilleeTous les vendredis soirs, le Carpe Diem vous accueille pour ses Soirees Tapas Gastro autour d'un verre de vin Dans une ambiance cosy et chaleureuse, le Carpe Diem vous propose sa carte des thes thes accompagnes de son pain d'epices, gateau chocolat ou crumbles maison. Le chocolat au lait entier et melange de cacaos servi egalement en viennois ou capucine vous raviront. L'hiver le vin chaud est delicieux!
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