A taste of France in Cardiff – Restaurant review: Côte Brasserie – Mill Lane, Cardiff

Last Friday evening, I visited Côte Brasserie (Cardiff Central) on Mill Lane, Cardiff for a meal with my friend Nathan. One of over 70 branches of the French restaurant chain in the UK, the Cardiff Central restaurant is fairly large, spanning two floors, but as the tables are close together and the room is warmly … READ MORE

Bon appétit! Restaurant review: Le Bistrot Pierre, Cardiff

  It’s been just over a year since I first reviewed Le Bistrot Pierre on my blog, not long after the restaurant opened in Cardiff’s Old Brewery Quarter. The entrance has had a bit of a revamp, with heavy red velvet curtains separating the reception from the dining area. Besides that, the interior doesn’t seem … READ MORE

Restaurant review: Le Bistrot Pierre – Caroline Street, Cardiff

  The tiled entrance to Le Bistrot Pierre Based in Cardiff’s Brewery Quarter on Caroline Street, Le Bistrot Pierre is the latest opening from the French restaurant chain and the newest addition to the Quarter. Joining a handful of restaurants located next to a string of fast food outlets known affectionately by locals as ‘Chippy Lane’, Le Bistrot Pierre brings something new to the Quarter … READ MORE

Restaurant review: Crepeaffaire, Cardiff

I’ve been meaning to visit Crȇpeaffaire since it opened earlier this year in St David’s Centre, next to Hugo Boss. The café and bakery joins six of its kind throughout the UK, and with another due to open soon in Hamburg, it looks as though Crȇpeaffaire are going international. Whenever I walk past the Cardiff branch, the banana-yellow front always catches … READ MORE