Bombay Grill Indian Restaurant on City Road, Cardiff

Mumbai seems to produce excellence in Indian chefs. If you read my blog regularly, you’ll know that Moksh in Cardiff Bay, headed up by Mumbai-born Stephen Gomes, is one of my favourite restaurants in Cardiff.…

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Restaurant review: Meat at 156 – City Road, Cardiff

When I heard there was a new burger bar opening on Cardiff’s City Road called Meat at 156 back in March, I wasn’t particularly bothered or excited. I’ve lost count of the number of burger…

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Restaurant review: Mezza Luna, Moroccan and Lebanese cuisine – City Road, Cardiff

Perched halfway up City Road, at first glance, Mezza Luna doesn’t look too different from the countless other grill houses this part of Cardiff is so well known for. However, this unsuspecting restaurant was recently…

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Restaurant review: Zio Pin, Italian restaurant- Albany Road, Cardiff

In keeping with the Italian theme of my most recent restaurant review, I’m writing about a meal I had a few weeks ago at Zio Pin Italian restaurant on Albany Road, Cardiff.  An independent restaurant…

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A new menu with a difference – Restaurant review: T.G.I Fridays, Cardiff

Recently, I was kindly invited along to T.G.I Fridays in Cardiff to review the new menu, which launched on 14th July. Of the 67 T.G.I Friday’s restaurants in the UK, Cardiff is one of only two locations…

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A Malaysian Food Supperclub With Dhruv Baker (Masterchef 2010)

Recently, I was kindly invited along to a supperclub organised by Malaysia Kitchen, a body created by the Malaysia External Trade Corporation (Matrade) to promote Malaysian food within the UK. The supperclub was hosted by…

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Japanese restaurants in Cardiff – Restaurant Review: Tenkaichi, Cardiff

Since enjoying my very first taste of Japanese cuisine last year at Wagamama, I’ve been itching to visit an independent Japanese restaurant to see how the authenticity of the food compares to that of a…

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Cardiff restaurant review: Lilo Grill House, City Road

Cardiff’s City Road is home to a long list of restaurants which, between them, probably serve just about every cuisine you can think of. There doesn’t seem to be much separating one place from the…

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Restaurant review: Shaam Nights – City Road, Cardiff

There’s something that sets Shaam Nights apart from the string of exotic food outlets lining Cardiff’s City Road. Sat on the corner of Pearson Street on the site of former restaurant Can Zaman, Shaam Night’s striking orange front serves to draw in…

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Review: Sunday carvery at the Four Elms

Since being turned away from the Sunday carvery at the Four Elms a few weeks ago because the food ran out within two hours, I’ve been keen to find out what all the fuss is about. Located on Elm…

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