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The Maltsters

€€ - €€€, British,
42 Cardiff Road | Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2DS, Wales
+44 29 2033 3096
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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“whitebait” (3 reviews)
“mash” (6 reviews)
“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
42 Cardiff Road | Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2DS, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A very popular signature pub/hotel well placed for centre of Cardiff in very attractive Llandaff. Staff go out of their way to be friendly and helpful. We had two night stay and room very comfortable and clean. Bathroom well appointed. Breakfast excellent: full Welsh and...More

Thank Ali F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been there 3x since this review and am prepared to take it all back! Lovely "guest" ale, Atomic Blonde, delicious rump and REASONABLY SWIFT service! Avoid the extra£ for sauce, standard garlic butter as served is more than adequate!

Thank GwynR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from a couple of days in Cardiff and stayed at this lovely pub with rooms. We stay in hotels often and it seems that the art of showing guests to their rooms and asking if they need help with their bags is a...More

1  Thank TheWelshTerrier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very good place to stay for visiting Cardiff and its neighborhood. The accommodation is great. The quietness is incredibly and you will sleep as you never did before. The breakfast is delicious and is possible to meet the real Welsh flavor. Go and make...More

Thank LuizItu_SP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An upmarket eatery in llandaff with a couple of rooms that can be booked . People who look after you are very friendly and the food whilst not cheap is good

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great place to eat and food is good quality and plenty of it. The lunch menu is good value. Parking at the rear.

Thank Madeleine L
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We used to visit this local pub quite regularly but things have changed and I am not sure why. We have had good meals, poor meals, polite staff, verging-on cheeky staff, correct bills, incorrect bills and, the thing that really put us off...a rude manager...More

Thank mini_minx33
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I am beginning to despair of budget restaurants in North Cardiff. This was a pleasant surprise. Just a simple lunch with my granddaughter. She had whitebait followed by chicken Caesar Salad. I tried a whitebait and it was fine. The salad was ample with anchovies...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Quiet pint ... my better half asked if I'd be alright on my own because she had a meeting in the area I'm a total stranger to the area , so had no clue where to go ... but I survived I found the Maltsters...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Had lunch with a group of friends, and between us we covered the meat, fish and vegetarian options. Everyone.enjoyed their meal, and the soup,of the day was particularly good. Starters and puddings were good, too. Service was friendly and helpful, if a little slow. There...More

Thank taffandhubby
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Cardiff Road | Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2DS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2033 3096
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