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Carmela Restaurant

3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
+44 1403 275375
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (69 reviews)
“fish stew” (15 reviews)
“rigatoni” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
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1 - 10 of 767 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Carmela with a family member, we were made to feel very welcome. I ordered the pulled rabbit bruschetta to start very tasty but lacking in rabbit, my main was chicken with sage Parma ham in a Marsala sauce, awful bitter sauce! which...More

Thank donnakosek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a late booking and they were very busy. Despite this our waiter was very attentive and the food was very good, the seafood pasta was amazing. Hope to visit again.

1  Thank MammaGump
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends for evening meal and within half hour of us entering the restaurant was full. The menu has a good choice of food. The wine list is fine and the restaurant is lively and rather noisy,not for an intimate dinner but for groups...More

1  Thank Aria818
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Great starter however waited 45 mins and more for dried main course. In first instance needed to ask waitress as to when we would have our main course. Main course arrives - two incorrect and two dried. Chef came out and mentions he had big...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed September 6, 2018

I love going here to eat because he surroundings are beautiful, if it’s hot you can sit outside and the food is fantastic. Not the normal lasagne or Carbonara usually dished up.

1  Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Went for boyfriends birthday as we have been many times but not for a while. The starter was cold and bread was tough. the main, well what can I say! for a start the colour was like it would glow in the dark and the...More

Thank Trek790088
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We made an unbooked visit to Carmela for dinner midweek as a party of four. The restaurant was comfortably busy, but we had no trouble getting a table. There was a nice atmosphere about the place as soon as you entered, with jazz playing unobtrusively...More

1  Thank Paddockwit
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Had a really nice meal here last Friday; garlic focaccia bread, then calzone then profiteroles and a bottle of wine and licquer coffee. Service quick and friendly. Was rather surprised at the price of the licquer coffee (£7.20 each ?!?) but overall a great meal...More

Thank CrawleyLynn
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Food average. Wouldn't go back. Had an issue with the bill and they really didn't care. Luckily spoke to a lovely lady who sorted it nearly 2 weeks later though. I did have to call numerous times. Best thing is the issue wasn't even a...More

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Pre booked my 40th birthday here over 8 weeks in advance. There were 12 of us. We had been here previously several times and really enjoyed the experience which is why we chose to go back. The food has always been excellent and very authentic....More

4  Thank emilou222018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$42
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Horsham District  >  Horsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1403 275375
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Description
One of the oldest building home of Carmela Restaurant , with our roots in the fashionable area of Horsham, a once guest house of Henry 7th ; there is an air of ambient charm as both staff and clientele creates a warm and stylish vibe to the day’s dining experience. Carmela has been serving excellent mediterranean food as fresh as possible, in the most unpretentious and honest ways since 2007 and continues to do so today. The menu is resolutely modern, we insist on sourcing from authentic Italian produce from our suppliers based in various regions of Italy. Our philosophy is simplicity, passion, and recognition.
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