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


One of the best sports bars and grills in the city, it’s close to the main and top attractions of Cardiff. The restaurant offers delicious burgers and pizzas with different beer selections and a nice atmosphere.

Book a table and check out their events on their Facebook Page.


A perfect place for a cocktail with a cool ambiance, shake it up a little and spend your weekend night right, at Be at One Cardiff. They have a fabulous and accommodating team that will help you get the best drink that suits your taste.

We’ve got you covered from restaurants, pubs and bars in the city, head to Cardiff now for a relaxing and fun time with your friends and family. Due to Covid-19, please note that the opening hours and days may vary. Please check out each website to book and find out more.

After a long day, it might be better to have a convenient place to stay within the city center, check out the Best Places to stay in Cardiff Wales

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