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Carpe Diem

2 Godinho House House No 81 | Opp Prakash Hotel, Majorda 403713, India
+91 88888 62462
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Setting a standard in South Goa

Beautifully restored old House. The Art gallery & Cafe are run by people who don't put profit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hooray H
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London, United Kingdom
Coffee shop in a Portuguese house

We love this little art gallery cum coffee shop. It has such a lovely atmosphere and serves great... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
gillian j
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Robertsbridge, United Kingdom
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Carpe Diem is an Art and Learning Centre that houses an Art Gallery, Cafe, Art Store and a Ceramic Studio in addition to organising and conducting classes and activities for all ages. From art classes,book readings and pottery to yoga, theatre and music, there is something for everyone. Our in-house garden cafe offers you a range of coffees and teas in addition to shakes, sandwiches, sweet and savoury waffles, wraps, pastries and more. Art exhibitions are held throughout the year, though the wet months usually are a quieter period for the same.
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“waffles” (4 reviews)
“cold coffee” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Godinho House House No 81 | Opp Prakash Hotel, Majorda 403713, India
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+91 88888 62462
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautifully restored old House. The Art gallery & Cafe are run by people who don't put profit first; they are really trying to make something nice- well done to them. The food & drinks were excellent (except for the fries). Homemade burger! The cup cake...More

Thank Hooray H
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

We love this little art gallery cum coffee shop. It has such a lovely atmosphere and serves great coffee, cakes and lunches. Do visit if you are in the Majorda area.

Thank gillian j
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

This is nice art gallery along with a Cafe quite close to the Majorda beach. The restaurant owners are quite friendly and warm. The food is delicious at a great value for money. The service may be a bit slow depending on what you order....More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Fab cold coffee with ice cream, no pressure or hassle, just have a wander round then pop in the cafe. Very peaceful.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

We always visit this art gallery when in Goa. I like the works of Mohan Naik, especially his goats. The cafe is a great place for lunch and food is very tasty. The cold coffee is the best I've ever tasted.

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Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Small Goan architecture home with excellent art work display & a superb cafe with great food & non-alcoholic beverages. Snacks are freshly prepared as per the order & are worth trying. The only missing point is that there is a very limited option for vegetarians...More

Thank Vishal C
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CarpeDiemgoa, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2018

Thanks Vishal for your feedback... We will definitely try improving the veg options! Do come by again when you are in and around the area!

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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Friendly and informal art gallery in a period Portuguese house some 280 years old with a great collection of paintings for sale, plus locally made cards, tiles and ceramics and mementos ideal for gifts plus a wonderful cafe that does a wide selection of fresh...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited this Portugese Villa for breakfast. Loved their Cold Coffee, Oreo Shake, Chicken Sandwich, Chocolate Waffles. As its an Art gallery as well, lot of interesting paintings are displayed. A hidden gem of course!

Thank Ankit1106
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful, quaint house converted into an art gallery (with some very good collection) with the cafe tucked away in the backyard. We got a cappuccino and mocha. Unfortunately we were able to enjoy neither the wonderful setting of the cafe nor our...More

1  Thank Santhosh S
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CarpeDiemgoa, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017

Hi Santhosh S. Thanks for your feedback. and sorry to hear that you had an overall unpleasant experience, even after we personally clarified with you when you brought this up at the time of settling your bill that firstly - yes, we are a non-smoking...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

The banana milkshake, oreo milkshake and coffee is good, the cluck is average, but the all day breakfast plate is good. Service was prompt as well.

1  Thank SGRAC
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CarpeDiemgoa, Owner at Carpe Diem, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017

Thanks for your review. Hope you do visit again!

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craftyBison
March 4, 2018|
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Response from JillyPenge | Reviewed this property |
Contact Carpe Diem direct. They are lovely people and I'm sure will help if they can
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amita g
January 15, 2017|
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Response from CarpeDiemgoa | Property representative |
Hi Amita, yes you definitely can. Our ceramic classes are on Wednesdays from 4 pm - 6/6:30 pm.The cost for a single class is Rs. 600/- so in this case it will be 600 x 4. The cost includes the resource fees, all the... More
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