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13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
+44 29 2034 4044
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not sure I understand the Rep, I find it expensive and all a bit faulty towers. The upstairs has no atmosphere what so ever, it's far too bright and uncomfortable, and the service a bit chaotic. Iv been a few times now and I wouldn't...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you need a quick business lunch this is a great place .The black pudding starter and the fish main course were good value. Try the canole desert with candied orange filling and coffee. The service is excellent and it has the feel of a...More

Thank ieuanandnia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited a few years ago and loved it. Came back for a special occasion and it was a completely different experience. The place is very brightly lit and old fashioned.We were shown up the metal stairs to a table on the first floor (scratched melamine...More

Thank barneybear66
Reviewed 1 week ago

It would be so easy to pass by this unassuming restaurant without trying it. The lighting, and decor do nothing to intice you in but what a mistake that would be. The food is extraordinarily good. In fact it's the best Italian food I've eaten...More

1  Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic authentic Italian food, since Cibo closed this is the best in the city by far. The service is warm and friendly and the menu is varied. Very reasonable too.

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were immediately welcoming and very friendly. The menu is short but each dish sounded delicious! I have coeliac disease and they catered for me perfectly - the chef came out and went through each dish and how it could be amended to be...More

1  Thank Abi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What I love about this place is the passion that the boys have for their food. My wife had the wild mushroom risotto which was fantastic. I had the ragu, which changes with the seasons. For mains I had the pork cheeks. Amazing!! We washed...More

2  Thank Salvatore A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

typical Italian home cooking with excellent service - good value - delicious food - typical Italian dishes

1  Thank PrincessAlpal
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This was recommended to us and I'm very glad. A short but interesting menu, and a very good wine list. Food and drink delivered with care, talent and a friendly welcome. This was a memorable meal and a place I'd like to come back to.

Thank gpdLondon
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is the favourite restaurant for colleagues and attending a meal with them recently I can see why! Lovely warm welcome. They have an upstairs room which is perfect for larger groups of diners. Not a massive menu but something for everyone and many dishes...More

Thank Cardiffone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2034 4044
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