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Shaam Nights

116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
+44 29 2048 2824
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mixed grill” (103 reviews)
“rice” (138 reviews)
“hummus” (98 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service Very nice decoration and atmosphere Attentive service Definitely will come again

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here with some friends after reading all positive reviews. Just like a regular grill house accept they don’t accept card payments, but dodgy if you ask me. Food came out cold and when mentioned to the staff they replaced it straight away. When the...More

Thank Craig N
Admin-sn, Public Relations Manager at Shaam Nights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Craig, Thank you for your review and feed back. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoyed you food as much as you hoped for. Your feed back is much appreciated and will be passed on to staff. Unfortunately Cash payment only...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous Middle Eastern restaurant with an emphasis on Syrian cuisine. Non-alcoholic place, but the Shaam Nights Cocktail and Ayran were so good you don't need booze to enjoy the welcome and great food.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The decor and the styling of this restaurant is really nice, everything looked very pretty. The service was also very nice, orders were promptly taken and food arrived at a reasonable time. The food tasted very good, all plates were empty at the end of...More

Thank Sultana N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a Syrian restaurant, not licenced...only soft drinks...We were there with friends celebrating a Uni graduation...not what we expected, an amazing choice of food, all served freshly cooked and piping hot...deserts to die for..but will definately go again!

Thank bigsue4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was excellent, great size portions. Really great service from friendly staff. The hummus was amazing. Atmosphere just right to catch-up with friends. Will definitely visit again, fantastic value for money.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends before going to Motorpoint for a show. First thing that struck me was the decor. It was amazing and such a nice atmosphere. We wasn’t sure what to order and the waiter was very helpful. We had the mixed Mezze starter which...More

Thank Ian G
Admin-sn, Public Relations Manager at Shaam Nights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Ian, Thank you very much for your beautiful review and very kind comments. we are glad to hear that you had such a great dining experience at Shaam Nights. we look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. kind regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best place ever and you need to go there immediately. You can't go there without getting the hummus, it's life changing and the okra dishes are maaadddddd. It's also ridiculously cheap so get there before they realise and put the prices up,...More

Thank feedme245
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely family meal. Friendly and efficient service, delicious good value food. Recommend the Polo mint and lemon drink.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is delicious, huge plates and no alcohol. I have to admit that I have missed my glass of wine what would make my experience superb but I have enjoyed every bit of it. £68.00 for four people, food and drinks and unfortunately we left...More

Thank Mayuskita
Admin-sn, Public Relations Manager at Shaam Nights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you very much for your review and very kind comments. Look forward to seeing you back when next in cardiff. Regards.

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Awais S
2 April 2017|
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Response from Admin-sn | Property representative |
It is cash only
29 March 2017|
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Response from Craiglais | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't aware that you can. The quality of the food and the soft drinks there is so good that you won't miss the alcohol!
Melinda L
26 June 2016|
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Response from Admin-sn | Property representative |
Oh yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2048 2824
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Sunday Times Magazine and news paper has mentioned few times that Shaam Nights one of the three best Middle Eastern grill houses in the UK visit our website for more details. Shaam Nights has also been announced on Wales on line as one of the best in Wales. Shaam Nights is a rather elegant dining experience and sets itself apart from the rest both inside and out. With a beautiful, rustic tiled floor, stained glass and bronze lanterns and noticeably deep cushioned seats. Shaam Nights offers you a rare opportunity to taste its HALAL Authentic Syrian Cuisine at the heart of Cardiff. Shaam nights is conveniently located close to City centre, less than ten minutes walk or a couple of minutes driving.
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