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Food and restaurants in Cardiff

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Located in a former bank vault beneath the city, The Potted Pig restaurant shares its passion for modern British food and wonderful gins! Monday - Thursday 12.00 - 2.30pm and 6.30pm till 9.00 Friday & Saturday 12.00 - 2.30pm and 6.30pm till 9.30pm Sunday 12.00 - 2.30pm www.thepottedpig.com”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Incredible tapas, great cocktails and a fab atmosphere. This is one of our favourite places to go out in Cardiff. If you're looking to head there for tapas on Friday or Saturday night (or when there's an event in the city) it's worth booking a table - www.bar44.co.uk”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“Best for: Casual dining Ten years at the heart of Cardiff’s student hub in Roath have allowed Milgi to build up a devoted and ever-expanding client base, won over by its eclectic decoration, well-proportioned cocktails and flavour-stacked, internationally-inspired, vegetarian plant-based street food. Starters £7.50, mains £11.95.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Chapter Arts Centre is located in a converted school, it has a restaurant / cafe and bar, cinemas and a theatre and events. It is a very buzzing place day and night.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“It doesn't look like much from the outside but this place serves some of the best authentic Italian food in Cardiff.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Vegetarian Indian restaurant and takeaway. Family-run and is frequented by local Indians. Offers a large menu predominately with Gujarati dishes in addition to ones from other India regions as well East Africa. BYO with corkage charge.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“185A COWBRIDGE RD EAST - FINE DINING WITH FRIENDLY PRICES - SERVICE IS IMPECABLE”
  • 18 locals recommend
Lounge
“Local late restaurant and late night wine bar open until 2am but you need to be inside BEFORE 10pm as a strict members only access after 10pm!”
  • 14 locals recommend

Cafes

Store
“Wow if you want excitement and fun you need to try this. also Cardiff has many cinemas, bowling, River Taff walking trail, swimming pools , 18 hole golf at Heath Park, horse riding in Cardiff and surrounding areas. Check out our information book about loads of activites to do in and around Cardiff”
  • 18 locals recommend
Café
“Juno is also a cafe with a roof terrace so the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat and a drink and when the sun is out, catch some rays on the roof! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Almost every kind of shop, cafe and restaurant can be found here. It is under cover so great for a rainy day. Cardiff Centre is a myriad of shops and beautiful Victorian arcades. Don't miss the central market where you can buy Welsh Cockles, cheeses, Welshcakes cooked fresh on a Bakestone and of course Welsh laver bread. St Johns church is nearby for a coffee. It's beautiful.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bakery
“Yummy danish pastried and bakes and the coffee is sooo good. It's nice to get away from the chains!!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
“Family-run Italian café/restaurant with mother serving home-made dishes from its open kitchen.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“It doesn't look like much from the outside but this place serves some of the best authentic Italian food in Cardiff.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Good music on Friday nights i believe, decent drinks selection and some cocktails. Fun people and a great outside area for socialising.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Salads and wholefoods - laid back cafe, nice friendly vibe. Sometimes has poetry evenings ”
  • 12 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Yummy danish pastried and bakes and the coffee is sooo good. It's nice to get away from the chains!!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bakery
“French patisserie and coffee shop with the most beautiful selection of French cakes.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Tea Room
“Opposite the Holiday Inn Hotel on Castle Street. Near to Water Bus pier in Bute Park. Located in City Centre 2.3 miles 20 minutes by Nr 61 Bus”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
“On site bakery. Great for snacks and also purchasing some of their delicious bread and homemade cakes.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great concept - delicious fresh & locally sourced ingredients cooked and prepared by apprentices. The aim is to give them the skills and confidence to take the next step in their career. Whats not to like?”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Traditional Bakery, that is very popular in the area. Don't let the que put you off at lunch time they are very quick. Monday to Saturday. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fantastic range of freshly baked bread and sweet & savoury products. Opens at 07.30 (Sundays 08.00).”
  • 4 locals recommend