RestaurantsCardiffCardiffCF10

survey result

Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Opened in 2005 by three Italian amici, this “very friendly” outfit features a seasonal, purposefully not extensive menu that “uses a lot of authentic Italian produce” (though arguably “it’s actually more Sicilian” in result); while “not cheap”, the victuals are “really good” by all accounts.

Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Opened in 2005 by three Italian amici, this “very friendly” outfit features a seasonal, purposefully not extensive menu that “uses a lot of authentic Italian produce” (though arguably “it’s actually more Sicilian” in result); while “not cheap”, the victuals are “really good” by all accounts.

Summary

£47
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

In the “culinary wasteland” that is chain-plagued Cardiff, this authentic Italian indie has gathered quite a local following and regulars applaud its hospitable approach. Your treatment can depend on how well you’re known however: one first-timer observed “the owner doted at length on certain tables while we were frequently passed by and made to wait”.

Summary

£49
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A rare stand-out in homogenised Cardiff” – a “small” and “extremely accommodating” haunt offering “obliging service” and food with a “true taste of Italy”.

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Restaurant details

Portions
No dress code
34

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£7.50 £16.50 £4.00 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £16.85
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 10.00%
13 Quay St, Cardiff, CF10 1EA
Opening hours
Monday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Friday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
SundayCLOSED

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