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Cardiff gets a new Curry Directory

Vale_popadom Malabar Fish Curry

A new Cardiff Curry Directory is a major bonus for Cardiff folk whether it is after a beer or two, after mountain biking on Caerphilly mountain, after watching a Wales International or running a half marathon. The most popular food is alongside fish and chips is to catch a Cardiff curry. The website has been around for a while now but is …

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Takeaway review: Bombay Mix, Whitchurch, Cardiff

Bombay Mix Whitchurch

Bombay Mix, Whitchurch, Cardiff Cuisine: Indian Address: 7 Penlline Rd, Whitchurch, Cardiff CF14 2AA Phone number: 029 2063 6060 Order: Chicken pasanda, chicken dopiaza, one portion of pilau rice, peshwari naan, onion bhaji, saag aloo. Price: £26.85 (plus a charge of 65p for paying with credit card). Order method: Ordered via the phone and it was quick and easy. The …

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Restaurant review: Hang Fire Smokehouse at The Lansdowne, Cardiff

Smokehouse restaurant

The foibles of our British weather used to make that most unique of dining pleasures – the al fresco barbecue under the sun – something like the culinary equivalent of Halley’s Comet. One or two days of blistering heat a year would justify the effort of retrieving and cleaning the barbie (for they are always somehow filthy, even when cleaned …

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Review: Cafe Junior, Cathays, Cardiff

cafe junior

The combination of children and dining out is enough to give most parents indigestion, but one Cardiff establishment has come up with a mix that is a winning recipe for a great night out. By day, Cafe Junior is a bustling coffee shop and play area that is popular with pre-school children, but on Thursday and Friday nights it’s transformed into …

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Ryan Giggs scores star-studded opening for new eaterie

Football L legend Ryan Giggs is hoping to taste success in a new field – after the star-studded opening of his new restaurant. The Manchester United and former Wales ace welcomed soap celebrities, footballers and top musicians to the launch of George’s in Worsley, Manchester. Among the guests were former Reds team-mates Gary Neville and Nicky Butt, along with Bryan …

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Restaurant review: The Purple Poppadom, Cardiff

Purple Poppadom

Have you ever had a theatrical  meal, then you may want to consider the Purple Poppadom? One with drama and  intrigue, a real performance?  I’m not talking food that’s still  alive, here – I mean a meal that truly  surprised and delighted you with every  mouthful, that you wanted to rave review like  a Broadway show or an Orson Welles  …

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Restaurant review: Shaam Nights, City Road, Cardiff

Shaam Nights

Reflecting on it, visiting Cardiff’s most popular Middle Eastern restaurant at Ramadan may have been a daft decision. Shaam Nights on City Road is, at the time of writing, in the TripAdvisor chart at number five out of 600 eateries, the tip which drew me to sample its wares. Syrian by inclination, the menu I checked out online was a …

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Indian food that’s Mint and Mustard

mint-and-mustard Penarth

When award winning Indian restaurant Mint and Mustard opened a home delivery and takeaway in Penarth in May queues snaked down the street. Word soon spread that it more than lived up to expectations and from day one phone lines were busy and you could wait hours for food on a Saturday night. So I decided to linger until the …

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Restaurant review: ASK Italian Restaurant, Wyndham Arcade, Mill Lane

Ask Italian restaurant

Taking young children out for a meal in a swish city centre restaurant can be a bit like walking a tight rope – one wrong move and it can all go horribly wrong. But if you do feel brave enough, I would highly recommend the ASK Italian restaurant in Cardiff as a good place to take the risk. This stylish …

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Curry restaurants boutique style!

Cardiff Curry restaurants boutique style

Before we get into an argument on what Cardiff Boutique Curry restaurants are, this article is designed to direct people towards a top class curry and away from the Saturday night Indian lager chicken tikka experience. Those are for our match day curry article! All the curry restaurants here if they have not been given an award at some point …

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