We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gwdihw Cafe Bar

6 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ, Wales
+44 29 2039 7933
Review Highlights

Just found this place on a random night out. Music was awesome, Beer was reasonably priced, bar... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Leonard C
via mobile
£3 entry without a band??

So disappointed! I used to love this place. Cute intimate venue, good prices, usually packed with... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 23 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
28 Aug 2017
“Amazing ”
30 Dec 2016
“Fantastic, intimate venue ”
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
6 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ, Wales
+44 29 2039 7933
Write a Review
Reviews (23)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Just found this place on a random night out. Music was awesome, Beer was reasonably priced, bar staff where extremely friendly and helpful. The people I met there were Stella. Such a friendly little place, a real gem in cardiff. I've been to a lot...More

Thank Leonard C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

So disappointed! I used to love this place. Cute intimate venue, good prices, usually packed with fun people. Turned up Friday for Signor Funk night - £3 entry (free for NUS even though my friend is a uni student with a student ID but was...More

Thank Olivia_Smart
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We went here for the first time to see a hip hop artist. They were very late, and while they didn't announce anything in the bar, they did update Facebook. The venue is quaint and intimate. The bar sells off brand drinks, so not overly...More

Thank Kala R
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice atmosphere, chilled environment. Came here for a meet & greet. Would recommend to others & might pop in next time I'm in the area.

Thank Kimmicoo22
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been to this place for a few years but always enjoyed it in the past. Glad to see it hasn't changed. Good outside area,staff were great & had the Pipes lager which went down a little too easily. Good DJ later in the night,good...More

Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Always something fun and amazing going on at gwdi, can get overcrowded easily though, and there ain't enough chairs and tables when you want to watch live music or an act. But it's a small venue and it gets a lot of charm for being...More

Thank Megan G
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

I live in Cardiff and this is one of my regular haunts. I love Gwdihw for its music, the people and the great drinks selection. The events team put together a varied and exciting programme from themed quizzes (like Northern Lingo Bingo) to chilled folk...More

Thank FrancescaDimech
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Booked a covered outside space here for a small gathering of friends. I'd been before and knew it was a great alternative venue with friendly staff. They often have love music too. Great atmosphere, free on the door when we arrived and no charge to...More

Thank Amy R
Management response:Responded 20 October 2015

Hey there, thanks for the kind words! Really glad you enjoyed, always spices up the night having parties about! Hope to see you soon, Lloyd

Reviewed 23 September 2015

Really cool bar plays really good music, a bit different to the rest of cardiff. Smoking area is really good too.

Thank Sean T
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Found this place on our last night in cardiff. Had live bands playing, all were really good. The atmosphere was good, friendly crowd. Bar staff were really busy but great friendly service from them both. Would recommend if you like something a little more than...More

Thank Angela2311
Nearby Restaurants
1,104 reviews
.03 km away
The Grazing Shed
567 reviews
.18 km away
The Chapel 1877 Restaurant And Bar
1,229 reviews
.07 km away
Steak of the Art
722 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff
622 reviews
.17 km away
Cardiff Central Library
79 reviews
.41 km away
St. David's Cathedral
53 reviews
.32 km away
Capitol Shopping Centre
75 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gwdihw Cafe Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines