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Carpe Diem

Certificate of Excellence
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Sea front, Gumbet, Turkey
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife visited on our recent holiday to turkey and we always stay here for our lazy beach days and good food, staff are helpful and the place is very clean and sunbeds are free as long as you buy your drinks and food here... Will be back very soon.. Daz n Debz👍

Thank Dazzab1968
County Mayo, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 4th time in gumbet and our mouths were watering at the thoughts of going back for dinner. On arrival we were so disappointed. The place has changed to an Italian restaurant. The naam bread guy is gone and so is the front of house man (he's gone to cool breeze bar beside park ayiaz up on street).... More 

Thank n0r123
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Went to carpe diem for an evening meal.... there was only a set menu availiable..... personally I do not like set menus so this let the place down.

Thank Tania1902
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my daughter visited Carpe Diem a couple of times whilst in Gumbet last year. The food was always lovely and freshly made. Very friendly staff. Will definitely return in July 😊

Thank Paulalincoln
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

This was our favourite Beach bar. Welcoming staff, comfy chairs and clean loos. Cooln hammocks on the beach and they know a great masseur ( who I named the big man) who they don't mind massaging you on there beach beds.

Thank Gerbil1
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

We initially stopped here for a light snack and drinks on our way back to our hotel from the shops. The restaurant has a great view over the water and a nice beach area. We were very impressed with the cocktails and food. We returned the following day for dinner and were equally impressed. It is a very clean restaurant... More 

Thank lhart88
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Had breakfast one morning. Couldn't fault it. Nice location on the beach. No hassle from staff. Very relaxing start to the day.

Thank Sharon D
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Firstly the members of staff there are very attentive and see to your ever ask want and need .... Nothing is too much for them . From the service down on the beach to the restaurant which serves the most amazing food .... High standard and all fresh .... I would recommend this place before anywhere for all day eating... More 

Thank SamanthaMclinton4
Southampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

The food and atmosphere here was great. Really enjoyed the steak dinner and it was definitely my favourite meal of the week. Good value and service.

Thank Mike O
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We were here in 2014 for my wife's birthday and returned for her birthday 1st October 2015. This year we were actually staying at Villa Manzara in Torba, but remembering how attentive the staff were we decided our large party should be at Carpe Diem. We went the day before for a drink and lunch and the guys actually remembered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
British, Turkish
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sea front, Gumbet, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Mugla Province  >  Bodrum  >  Gumbet

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