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CafeJAZZ

21 St. Mary Street | Sandringham Hotel, Cardiff CF10 1PL, Wales
+44 29 2038 7026
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
21 St. Mary Street | Sandringham Hotel, Cardiff CF10 1PL, Wales
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had several different dietary restrictions in our party and everyone had a great meal. Would eat there again.

Thank Miepshell
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your excellent review and for taking the time to write it. I am glad that we were able to help and that your guests enjoyed themselves. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 11 June 2017

The restaurant is an area at the back of a bar which hosts live trad jazz. Non-diners paid an entrance fee for the band. We could see and hear the band from our table. Despite the bar staff doubling as the waiters the service was...More

Thank Ian J
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you in the future. The pastry tart base is homemade as is a lot of stuff on our menu. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A group of us always go here after the theatre (around 2-3 times a year). They offer an extensive menu and special prices if you order 2/3 courses, etc. The food is always excellent and really good value for money. There are usually around 6...More

Thank Spoton856
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for such positive feedback. It is always great to see you all and I am so grateful that you continue to return to us. Thanks also for taking the time to write your review. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with my partner, as we were in the mood for some live music. Having looked at the menu we decided to also have dinner. Firstly we were surprised by the selection of food available, there's definitely something for everybody on the menu and at...More

1  Thank jameshZ6762NX
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Wow. Thank you for such a positive review. I am delighted that we have catered for all your needs and that you would both happily return. I look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Meal was lovely and complementary drinks because we stayed in the hotel. Excellent value for money. (just under £22 for 3 people) atmosphere was really nice with jazz playing whilst you eat

Thank cortijorey
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you very much for your five star review. I am very happy that you have all enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I've lived in Cardiff for 4 years and have always wanted to go here but never did as my assumption was that of a bar with pub grub and jazz music. While me and my partner were walking past while deciding where to eat before...More

Thank Ricky O
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you Ricky for your excellent feedback. I am delighted that you have both enjoyed yourselves. I agree that you cannot see properly that we have a nice looking restaurant area at the back. Hopefully people will try us after reading your review. I shall...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Booked a table for Saturday 15th April, arrived at 12.20pm and shown to table, our was taken by 12.35pm then the problems started, we had to wait 50minutes for our starter to arrive and a further 35mins for our mains to arrive. Food was excellent...More

Thank Tony J
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you Tony for your feedback. I am very sorry that the service was so poor. It is really annoying as I had plenty of staff working with it being a rugby weekend in the stadium. I cannot give a reason why the timings would...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went to cafe jazz for a meal last sat on a hen night there were 10 of us food was fab as was service would highly recommend

Thank sianamorris
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review. I am delighted that you have enjoyed yourselves and hope that you will return to us in the future. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 10 April 2017

A party if about fourteen of us answered received very warmly. After being seated the food came quickly. It was delicious and my stake was cooked perfectly. Great atmosphere great meal well done cafe jazz.

Thank lublu64
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you very much for your very kind comments. It was a pleasure to welcome you all and hopefully we shall get to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I am a little perplexed to cafe Jazz. As a party of three and the advertising outside we thought jazz and food equals perfect. Needless to say that the atmosphere was that of trouble. Tensions between customers/drinkers was getting that of a heightened feel. We...More

Thank Liamnashir
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thank you Liam for your feedback. I am very surprised to read your comments and I am very sorry that you have not really enjoyed your visit. The atmosphere in Cafejazz is nearly always excellent so we cannot think when this night was. The dark...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 16:00
Monday
19:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:59
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:59
Thursday
11:30 - 23:59
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 St. Mary Street | Sandringham Hotel, Cardiff CF10 1PL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2038 7026
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Sandringham Hotel
Description
CaféJAZZ is Cardiff's leading jazz, blues and food venue. As its name suggests, CaféJAZZ is an establishment founded on a love of hosting the best jazz sounds new and old, local and international. At CaféJAZZ you can be sure of a warm welcome, friendly and high quality service and delicious food at good prices - and all of this whilst enjoying live performances from some of the world's finest jazz musicians. The CaféJAZZ venue is situated in the heart of one of the liveliest and youngest capital cities in Europe, and its intimate size lets you feel close to the action. So call in and enjoy!
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