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Carmela Restaurant

) #7 of 129 Restaurants in Horsham $$ - $$$ Italian, Mediterranean,
3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
+44 1403 275375
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (63 reviews)
“fish stew” (14 reviews)
“rigatoni” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Fusion, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3 Denne Road, Horsham RH12 1JE, England
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1 - 10 of 684 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Ok, not bad, average really. Food alright and service ok. Pleasant to sit outside and eat. But...and this has taken me awhile to recover from...my main course of butternut squash ravioli with spinach and chilli had... biscotti.... crumbled over it. That's right, biscotti, the sweet...More

Thank CountSpokeula
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having previously been turned away twice when the restaurant appeared to be half empty, we rang up on the Friday for a table that evening which we got. We all enjoyed the food very much, there was a good atmosphere and the staff were very...More

Thank Shell428
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us ate at Carmella on 3/8/17, two of us were served badly burned pizzas. Awful, barely edible. When we complained the staff didn't seem interested, just wanted to keep us quiet and get us out of the restuarant ASAP. had the cheek still...More

Thank ccj73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Horsham is full of chains so to eat at a family run restaurant is definitely a must ! We enjoyed our food , the liver dish was amazing ! Will return for sure .

1  Thank Frenchfay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal. Great taste and flavour. Staff were friendly informative. Reasonable priced will return. Great family restaurant.

1  Thank Kerry N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yet again cannot fault the quality of food and service at this great Horsham restaurant! Had the lamb which was spectacular

1  Thank Dhcaterers1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to Carmelas a few times a year and it never disappoints. The staff is always friendly and joyous, and the food always great. The sharing platters are a great size, I especially like the one with the meat balls! Took some friends this...More

2  Thank Lovinghol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carmela looks like a posh place to go and posh to eat but the food is descanting like who has them in that conditions I ordered fish it came out with the most nastiest smell ever I tried it it was off what do u...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had a delicious meal on a stunningly beautiful day - and were able to sit outside under one of the many umbrellas. The food was beautifully presented and delicious. Nothing to fault - other than it is not cheap! Drinks are expensive and the...More

2  Thank Ann G
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I first went to Carmela's last year on Mothers' Day and our family had an amazing 3 course meal - we all had something different and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The staff were amazing that evening and the place was packed. I don't know why...More

1  Thank Loraine B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$41
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
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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
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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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