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3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
+44 1403 275375
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Mon 12:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A wide choice of dishes competitively priced and cooked while you enjoy an aperitif. If you want an Italian dining out experience you can't go wrong with Carmela's a family owned business

1 Thank jacklspencer
Horsham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a fabulous meal with friends on Monday evening. The weather was beautiful so the staff were happy for us to dine outside in the glorious sunshine. Food, wine and service were exemplary as always. Particular note should go to Greg our waiter for the evening who was friendly, humorous and attentive without being over bearing.

1 Thank Tania1Box
Farnham, Surrey
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third visit to this lovely Italian restaurant and received a lovely welcome, instantly recognised even though I haven't been for about a year. The staff are lovely and friendly. I had the calamari to start which are absolutely delicious followed by a very tasty ravioli for main. I wish I lived in Horsham as I would be... More 

1 Thank Victoria M
Billingshurst, England
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have often looked at Carmela and passed t up, ending at a chain restaurant - why?! Look past the expensive wine list and you find a reasonable menu full of delightful food, beautifully cooked at very reasonable prices. Staff are knowledgeable, efficient and polite with a truly welcoming service. Will most definitely be back and bringing others with us.... More 

1 Thank alanjpollock
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my visit here - the service was really good, the staff are really friendly and the food is great value! I had the Rigatoni Carmela which was super yummy, the gorgonzola sauce was lovely! Portion was the perfect size although if I'd had the appetite I would've happily eaten two. Nice to see the other food on... More 

1 Thank Hatti L
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at Carmela with my twin 6 year olds last week and we all had a lovely time. The welcome was wonderful the food was good and the kids were very happy indeed. We will certainly return. No-Nonsense good, fresh Italian food served well and happily.

1 Thank Mark R
Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated my sons 21st birthday meal, food was excellent and the staff made it memorable night for my son. Would 100% recommend this restaurant

3 Thank Iain3071
Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the staff here are lovely and the food is amazing i go nearly every week. love this place great decor and nice atmosphere

2 Thank Ste J
Guildford, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The food was ok but Italian food is not just ok it's amazing and the people cooking it should have the greatest respect and admiration for the greatest cuisine next to French, please cook with more love

1 Thank mary m
Crawley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

No need to eat breakfast, I may not need dinner neither. Gorgeous seafood, would definitely go again. Staff were great, polite and attentive.

2 Thank Kate L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$41
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 275375
The Carmela Italian Restaurant is run by the Raciti family and offers an authentic Italian dining experience for all the family. Based in Denne Road Horsham, West Sussex, the 16th century listed building has been completely renovated from top to toe in a contemporary yet charming style which is both warm and inviting.

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