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The Deck

€€ - €€€Cafe, British,
20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
+44 29 2115 0385
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (293 reviews)
“brownie” (116 reviews)
“sandwiches” (114 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here with one on my girly friends and it was amazing..... the cupcakes are amazing, i was totally wowed !!! They are a little on the pricey side but it is worth it for a special treat as the cupcakes are very big, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ladydee1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take a break from your usual chain coffee shops and step into the sort of establishment that would make Mary Berry’s heart skip a beat. Go downstairs to see the incredible cupcakes being made in a vintage setting and enjoy some of the best cafe...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phil_cox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife took me here while we were doing a long circular walk around the Bay area. As soon as went in, I was wowed. It's like being transported back to the 1940's yet still modern enough to be contemporary; a difficult balance to pull...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank OACKev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe but I came here for tea and cakes. The only sell cupcakes which I hate but if you love them then you’ll love this cafe.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Traveller_sos101
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Hidden Gem at The Bay! Well presented, tasty and filling Afternoon Tea served by friendly staff. Great vintage atmosphere with bone china crockery and proper tea pots! I pre booked as recommended and everything was ready for us - vegetarian sandwiches as requested and gorgeous...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Sue D
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Found this hidden gem in the bay as we walked from Cardiff Central Station to the Bay. Proper 'tea-room' setting with mismatched tea set, bunting and a fantastic array of cakes. The sandwiches were made with lovely thick door stop bread and the fillings were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Miffy_Wales_UK
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We were in the Cardiff Bay Area for a couple of days and dropped in for breakfast during the week.Lovely surroundings and a good sized tasty breakfast served by friendly and helpful staff.Our only disappointment was that we didn't make it back later to try...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and my kids visited The Deck for the first time today... And well return! The foods was great, both sandwiches and certainly the cupcakes. The atmosphere was great, friendly staff and made to feel very welcome. It's a little walk from the centre of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ChicksWiggle
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

First visit to The Deck! What a lovely place! Was visiting from Sheffield for my daughters baby shower. The staff were wonderful and nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent and the cupcakes were awesome I have never seen such a large selection....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Traveler722515
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful coffee shop, amazing cakes and fantastic staff! Thank you so much to Debra for being so accommodating and the staff for being so welcoming. The Deck was decorated beautifully and the food was lovely. All my guests commented on how lovely it was and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Siân D
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Questions & Answers
1 September 2018|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Hello! Street parking is available...but tricky to find Nearby public car parks within a few minutes walking distance are : Mermaid Quay or near St Davids Hotel
simon m
23 April 2018|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Yes we sell vouchers! They can be bought in the shop or message us for a payment link
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
11:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2115 0385
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We are a multi award winning independent family run Coffee House and Cakery located in the beautiful Cardiff Bay, South Wales. Passionate about freshly prepared food, delicious coffee and home baked cake! Warm welcome to all!
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