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Cafe Castan

Cathedral Road, Cardiff, Wales
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (14 reviews)
“baguette” (6 reviews)
“greek salad” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
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Cathedral Road, Cardiff, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Whether you want a coffee, cake, bacon sarnie or a pizza this is the place to go. Even in the rain on a dog walk, you've got some shelter from the weather in their outside seating area. Couldn't get nicer staff, who...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only popped in for two teas, but service was quick and efficient. Reasonable prices and friendly server.

Thank Ali0818
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Very good value pizza, calzone and greek salad, and came very quickly, have been here twice recently and had the same good service. Good ice cream for afters too.

Thank LilwenLlewellyn
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a nice lunch on a sunny day food was actually nice but the guy working was seriously rude. Rolling eyes in front of other staff so I could see. Lovely local cafe shame about the staff

Thank josiechandler
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Waited 35 mins for a pepperoni pizza and it arrived without any. Staff clearly in meltdown. It's a great place that does decent food but it's badly run, best avoided when busy.

Thank jesspinkfoot
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Wanted to visit this place for so long as I loved the location. My partner found a slug in her salad, I simply marched over to the counter and showed it to him, they immediately refunded me. I would have maybe forgiven this if the...More

1  Thank richardjonm
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Pretty ignorant staff, bad coffee and numerous bad reviews on here. This is a place that rests on the laurels of its location with no designs on customer service. Go to coffee #1 over the road instead

2  Thank Smithy870
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my food here, walked miles an miles so a sit in sun at the edge of the park watching the world go by was much needed. 🌞 Super burger really nice the relish in it was banging, kids nuggets meal absolutely smashed, 4...More

2  Thank Kingpence
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lovely cafe in the park. And excellent value. But only complaint asked butter free and they put butter on it. So being British I continue and didn't say anything. And it is only minor. To be honest I didn't need the roll filling was ample....More

Thank jomitch67
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

First off - food and coffee here is fine. No complaints at all for a visit on that basis. Staff mixed. Some great. Some not so much. Visited today, in the rain, after walking a baby to sleep for an hour. They were soon to...More

1  Thank PontcannaMike
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cathedral Road, Cardiff, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
Description
We are proud to confirm that we have been awarded level 5 (highest level) Hygiene Certificate, our thanks to the staff for their effort in attaining this high level of hygiene.Geoff & Chris
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