Cardiff restaurants

Top Choice Indian in Cardiff

Mint & Mustard

Leather-backed chairs and mint and mustard decor are the sleek setting for a toothsome insight into the wonderful cuisine of the southern Indian state of Kerala. If you're not enticed by Malabar seafood moilee (praw…
Top Choice Asian in Cardiff

Vegetarian Food Studio

The best value authentic curry house in Cardiff just so happens to be meat-free too. With North Indian, South Indian and Oriental cuisine, the choice is huge. The Atom Bomb starters – spicy potato balls with sweet d…
Top Choice Indian in Cardiff

Purple Poppadom

Trailblazing a path for 'nouvelle Indian' cuisine, chef and author Anand George adds his own twist to dishes from all over the subcontinent – from Kashmir to Kerala. Thankfully, the emphasis is on the perfection of …
Cafe in Cardiff

Quantum Coffee Roasters

Just two minutes from chain restaurants and cultural venues is this understatedly stylish coffee shop. Owned by a friendly Greek couple who adore everything about coffee, the menu includes espresso, V60, Chemex, ibr…
Ice Cream in Cardiff

Science Cream

Wales' first liquid nitrogen ice cream parlour offers a delicious and entertaining experience, as you watch clouds of nitrogen being whipped into indulgent ice cream. The menu changes weekly, with tubs and toppings,…
Bistro in Cardiff

Bully's

Eclectica (banknotes, receipts from famous restaurants etc) covers the walls of this cosy neighbourhood bistro, a quirky setting for high-quality cooking. The full carte, offered on Friday and Saturday nights, featu…
Danish in Cardiff

Brød – The Danish Bakery

This Danish bakery and coffee shop on a street corner in Canton is Cardiff's 'hygge' centre. With dark-wood-clad walls, soft lighting and the smell of cinnamon wafting through it, the cafe is welcoming and warm. As …
Italian in Cardiff

Cafe Cittá

Once you're lured through the door by the delicious garlicky scents wafting out of the wood-fired oven, you'll want to linger in this little slice of la dolce vita. The authentic linguine alla puttanesca (just olive…
Cafe in Cardiff

The Deck

With roses on the wallpaper and pastel bunting strung across the ceiling, this 'coffee house and cakery' has gone for the full nanna-chic look in its subterranean dining room (there's no deck, by the way). If you ca…
Italian in Cardiff

Casanova

Rather than offering generic Italian dishes or the specialities of just one region, this little charmer offers a selection of authentic regional dishes from all over Italy. The result is a varied menu with half-a-do…