Let us Cater your next event

Carpe Diem Caterers has been catering Charlotte weddings and corporate events for 28 years. In fact, we were caterers before we opened Carpe Diem. When food matters, let us deliver restaurant quality cuisine to your event. Carpe Diem Caterers is a preferred vendor for the Foundation for the Carolinas, the Duke Endowment, the McGill Rose Garden, and the Palmer Building.

Check us out!

Welcome to Carpe Diem Restaurant and Caterers. Carpe Diem is a fine dining restaurant and catering company located in Charlotte, North Carolina. We are in the historic Elizabeth neighborhood near downtown Charlotte. Our interiors are done in a beautiful art nouveau style with mahogany woodwork, copper vine lighting, and a stunning wine rack tree. Our menu features long time favorites and a generous number of daily specials including seafood and vegetarian options. We strive to use products from our hard working local farm partners. Carpe Diem Restaurant and Caterers has consistently been voted one of the top ten Charlotte restaurants in Zagat’s Guide to America’s Top Restaurants every year since 2005 and are number two in Charlotte restaurants on TripAdvisor.com

Appy Hour is yours.

Appy hour and a half is a great way to experience Carpe Diem’s lounge area. Join us after work Monday – Thursday in the bar from 5:00p.m. to 6:30p.m. for half price appetizers. There is no limit to the number you can purchase. On Tuesdays we offer 1/3 off our house cocktails.