On one of the most picturesque streets of the Gothic Quarter located an inexpensive Italian restaurant La Carabassa, that serves delicious homemade pasta and traditional snacks made from ingredients, imported from Italy.
The daily changing complex lunch menu «menu del dia» costs 7 € and includes one hot dish, a drink and a coffee. There is an also option for 10 € with antipasti, main dish, a drink and a dessert. The portions are large, there is a lot to choose from and the food is very good, as if the owners have brought all the way from Naples their grandmother, that cooks with love and care, following traditional family recipes. Besides complex lunch, you can also come here for dinner. The average cost of a dish in the menu is 9 €.
Cozy interior, cosmopolitan atmosphere and friendly staff. After a few visits, you feel like home here. From appetizers try Gorgonzola with mortadella and provolone cheese with baked tomatoes. Exceptionally delicious is pasta with sword fish sauce or red pesto. For dessert try home-made tiramisu, Sicilian cannoli, homemade ice cream or crumble with figs .