Best Eating Spots in Cardiff, Wales

With lockdown over, why not dine out with your social bubble and head to the restaurants below for a delicious feast! Cardiff is well known for its energetic and diverse community, you’ll never go wrong when you visit this place as the food options are a plenty!

Check out the finest food spots in the city yourself:


A rustic and cosy little café and bakery nestled within Cardiff's vibrant student district of Cathays, it’s a popular go-to brunch for both locals and visitors. They have the most delicious brunch delights and pastries with their famous brewed coffee.

Opening hours:

Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 4pm

Weekends : 9:00am - 4:00pm


Serving modern British food with a twist of French classics and New York Grills, The Potted Pig is a casual dining experience and a child friendly restaurant. After a long day in the city, this spot surely fills your taste buds with joy, feeling relaxed and pleasantly full!

Opening hours:

Mon: ( Closed)

Tues: 5pm - 8:30pm

Wed-Fri 12pm - 2.30pm | 5pm - 8:30pm

Sat: 12noon - 8:30pm

Sun: 12noon - 3:30pm


One of the most popular restaurants by the bay, it's well known for its ambience and exquisite food menu. They serve high quality dishes for a relaxing lunch or dinner with the whole family

Re-opening starts on the 3rd of December, check out more details on their website.


The beautifully decorated Ivy restaurant offers the most delicious and modern, British dishes in a relaxed and opulent setting. Food is serviced all day, from breakfast to dinner, including lunch, light snacks, sandwiches, cocktails and afternoon tea. It's a dining experience and a half, not to be missed.

Opening times:

Monday - Sunday 9am -10pm.


Visit Cardiff’s first 100% Vegan cafe. A place not just for Vegan’s, but for all food lovers to enjoy the most delicious vegan food in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Opening hours:

Mon-Tues: Closed

Weds-Fri:12noon - 3pm/5pm - 10pm

Sat: 11am - 10pm

Sun: 11am - 5pm


The Hellenic Eatery is a highly reviewed Greek alternative restaurant. Named one of the top 20 places to eat in Cardiff according to Trip Advisor, it’s a place not to miss.

Opening hours:

Mon: (Closed)

Tues-Sat: 12noon - 11pm

Sun: 2pm - 8pm


Nothing beats a freshly baked, crumbly, buttery famous Welshcake in Cardiff, never miss a bite of these delicious goodies. Pop to one of their shops and try a warm cake that will complete your whole trip.

Re-opening details on their Facebook Page


Looking for a place to grab a refreshing cold beer in the city? Then this place won’t disappoint you. Head over to BrewDog, it’s near the well-known Principality Stadium. Enjoy your favourite craft beer after a nice walk.

Opening hours available on their website