Best Brunch and Bottomless Brunch in Cardiff – looking for a cosy brunch or a lively bottomless brunch with cocktails galore?
Here is a great list of the best places for brunch in Cardiff.
Turtle Bay – Bottomless Brunch
Hodge House, 114-116 St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1DY
“When we founded Turtle Bay, our aim was simple: bring the fun, bring the flavour, and bring on the good times. With 42 restaurants across the UK, our fantastically friendly staff are always on hand to answer all your questions and share their personal recommendations. Now – what are you drinking?”
Turtle Bay offer a great unusual brunch menu with options like a bacon roti roll (Hand stretched, roti to order; packed with jerk streaky bacon, cream cheese, chilli relish & fresh herbs), the big Kingston Grill Down (Smoky bacon, jerk sausage, roasted mushrooms, curried chickpeas, roasted tomato, grilled roti & free-range eggs your way), Honey Bunny Yardbird (Roti stacked with buttermilk crispy chicken, cream cheese, rich maple syrup, hot sauce & fresh watermelon) and Curry Goat Hash (Spicy goat, chipped potato, curry sauce, pink onion & two free-range fried eggs).
They also offer a bottomless brunch – Choose any brunch, burger or roti dish with unlimited Prosecco, cocktails, mocktails, softs or draught Red Stripe. Max 2 hours.
Click here to see our review of Bottomless Brunch at Turtle Bay – with lots of food and drink photos!
The Botanist – Boozy Brunch
UNIT 5, 10 Church St, Cardiff CF10 1BG
The Botanist have a fresh new offering for brunch that you can upgrade to bottomless brunch if you would like (and what’s not to like?). You choose a dish from six different sections of the menu – each section has three options. Think items like:
Fried eggs | V
with chilli and chives
Baked shakshuka | V
with crème fraîche and flatbread
Cumberland sausage wheel
and maple streaky bacon
Smoked trout and salmon pâté
with dill, capers and flatbread
and lots, lots more. Many vegetarian and vegan options too. You can also choose from various unlimited fruity Spritz’, Prosecco and Beer.
See more details as we have reviewed Bottomless Brunch at The Botanist here. (LOTS of food and drinks pics!)
Slug and Lettuce – Bottomless Brunch
The Friary, Centre, Cardiff CF10 3FA or 84-86 St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1FA
Slug and Lettuce do a Bottomless Brunch. You will need to pre-book. You can indulge in selected brunch dishes and enjoy unlimited glasses of Prosecco, Mimosas, Aperol Spritz, Bloody Marys, Pints of Amstel, Virgin Marys or selection of soft drinks for two hours! Available every day.
You can enjoy favourites like the full English breakfast or ‘Pornstar pancakes’ – five American pancakes, topped with a Prosecco, vodka mango and passionfruit compote. If you spend a little more you can upgrade to a more lunchtime menu with items like a BBQ rump steak sandwich, Halloumi and avo sandwich or Tostada topped with chicken and chorizo. With a further upgrade you can go for Pornstar Martinis.
See more details as we have reviewed the Slug and Lettuce Bottomless Brunch here.
Las Iguanas Bottomless Brunch
8 Mill Ln, Cardiff CF10 1FL or Ground Floor, Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ
Las Iguanas do a bottomless brunch. The deal is: you get to choose a starter and a main from their brunch menu and then you can indulge in bottomless Prosecco or draught beer for 90 minutes from when you are seated. Bottomless brunch is available every day of the week. On Saturdays it is served from 11am until 3pm (last booking at 1.30pm), and every other day it is served from 11am until 5pm (last booking 3.30pm).
You can also upgrade to bottomless cocktails. Dishes include enchiladas, burritos, wings and burgers.
See more details as we have reviewed the Las Iguanas Bottomless Brunch here.
Ty Admiral House, Bridge St, Cardiff CF10 2EH
The Stable Pizza. Fire up your weekend celebrations early with Bottomless Pizza Brunch at The Stable, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11am-4pm. For just £25 per person pizza and Prosecco lovers are invited to 90 minutes of bottomless bliss with bubbles, mimosas, cider and beer, alongside a sourdough pizza and dessert of choice.
You can also add the the option for unlimited Aperol, Blackcurrant or Regal Spritz for an additional £5
Read at the info about The Stable Bottomless Brunch here.
Bella Italia – Bottomless Pizza Brunch
Unit 7, Atlantic Wharf Leisure Park, Hemingway Rd, Cardiff CF10 4JY
They also do a surprisingly good value cooked breakfast. Choose from items like the Bella Breakfast (Two rashers of bacon, Cumberland pork sausage, tomato, baked beans, toasted ciabatta, with your choice of fried, scrambled or poached eggs), the Bacon and Egg Pancake Stack (Three buttermilk pancakes topped with three rashers of bacon and two fried eggs. Served with syrup), Fruity Pancake Stack (Three buttermilk pancakes topped with sliced bananas, strawberries and creamy mascarpone. Served with syrup) or the Forte Frittata (Eggs, spinach, new potatoes, red peppers, spicy ‘nduja sausage, pepperoni, and green chillies).
Read at the info about Bella Italia Bottomless Pizza Brunch here.
Bill’s Restaurant for Brunch
27-39 Wyndham Arcade, Mill Ln, Cardiff CF10 1FH
Bill’s has a lovely eclectic, home from home, comfortable feel to it. Brunch plates include:
Two fried free range eggs, smoked streaky bacon, Cumberland sausage, roasted plum tomatoes, mushrooms, potato rösti, baked beans, black pudding and toast.
Bill’s Garden Plate
Two poached free range eggs, halloumi, roasted plum tomato, charred red peppers, smashed avocado, hollandaise, mushrooms, potato rösti, baked beans, pea shoots, mixed seeds & toast.
Smashed Avocado on Toast
With two poached free-range eggs, spinach, coriander & chilli (add smoked salmon or smoked streaky bacon for an extra charge).
We have reviewed the brunch offering at Bill’s (with lots of food photos) here.
The Pot Bistrot
55A Whitchurch Rd, Cardiff CF14 3JP
The Pot Bistrot serve seasonal and local food, “We refuse to compromise on quality in our restaurant. That’s why we source our fresh ingredients from local farmers’ markets.” As well as a full Welsh Breakfast they serve spiced chorizo scrambles eggs, a vegan falafel and pancakes. You can also indulge in brunch cocktails of Mimosas and Bloody Marys.
Dirty Martini – Bottomless Martini
Imperial Gate, St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1FA
Dirty Martini are stylish cocktail bars with venues across London, Birmingham, Cardiff, Leeds & Manchester. “With glamorous interiors, bespoke cocktails and late night DJs, Dirty Martini is the perfect venue for any celebration or just after work cocktails. Plus get ready for the best happy hour in town.” They offer a Martini Brunch “Join us every weekend to enjoy bottomless Pink & Blood Orange G&Ts, Martinis and Prosecco, plus all our favourite foods served in our beautiful brunch birdcage.” A choice of Bottomless Pink & Blood Orange G&Ts, Martinis & Prosecco will be served for 90 minutes. They update our brunch menu seasonally, so, at times, some food & drink items will vary (think sushi in summer & pigs in blankets at Christmas!!).
Revolucion de Cuba
The Friary, Cardiff CF10 3FA
Revolucion de Cuba has a great holiday vibe and does a fantastic brunch! Get a true taste of Cuba without having to leave the country, with the incredible food cooked fresh from their Cantina. You can choose from Cubano Benedict – eggs Benedict with a Cuban twist! Or try avocado toast, breakfast burrito, chorizo hash or vegan sweetcorn fritters or baked beet tortillas. “Feed your wanderlust. An escape in the city, a place that takes you places. For when you need to get away, but mainly when you don’t. Because you just feel like being somewhere else. And just because. The best places are worth escaping to.”
49 Merthyr Road, Whitchurch, Cardiff, CF14 1DB
The Lounges are a group of modern, fun and slightly quirky restaurants. “What is it that people love best about Lounging? Is it the food? The cocktails? Our lovely staff? Or the photo of the old boy on an airbed in his pants? Let’s see, shall we?” Brunch options range from the Lounge Breakfast (Smoked back bacon, Cumberland sausage, hash browns, baked beans, slow-roasted tomato, button mushrooms, fried egg and toast), Chorizo & Feta Shakshuka (Two poached eggs in a lightly spiced Mediterranean tomato & red pepper sauce, topped with pan-fried chorizo and feta, served with toasted ciabatta) to Lounge Eggs with Button Mushroom (Two poached eggs served with hollandaise on a toasted English muffin with button mushrooms) and breakfast muffins or toast.
The Ivy – Saturday and Sunday Brunch
69/70 St David’s, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 1GA
The Ivy Cardiff do a Saturday and Sunday Brunch (and bank holidays). The restaurant itself is a beautiful art deco inspired space. With options like Truffle Arancini, Zucchini fritti, Eggs Benedict and Avocado Benedict, as well as Hot Buttermilk Pancakes for those (like me) with a sweet tooth!
Côte Brasserie – Breakfast and Brunch
Mermaid Quay, 25, Cardiff CF10 5BZ and 10-11 Mill Ln, Cardiff CF10 1FL
Côte Brasserie serve breakfast and brunch from 8am until 12 noon on a Monday to Friday and then 9am to 1pm on a Saturday and Sunday. Highlights include a breakfast set menu that involves any cooked breakfast with fresh orange juice or cloudy apple juice and a hot drink of your choice.
Options include a full English breakfast, Crepe Complete (pancakes, bacon and comte cheese), Eggs Florentine, Eggs Royal and Eggs Avocado. They can make a gluten free full English breakfast.
See our review of the Champagne Breakfast at Côte Brasserie.
Revolution Bar – Bottomless Brunch
9-11 Castle St, Cardiff CF10 1BS
Revolution Bar serve a bottomless brunch every Saturday and Sunday between 11am and 4pm (bookable in advance). Choose one brunch dish for options such as a Brunch grill, or gluten free brunch grill, fried chicken and bacon waffle, blueberry, banana and Nutella pancakes. and blackened cajun chicken burger. Then choose two hours of unlimited drinks from the choice of Aperol Spritz, Ketel V&T, Blank Canvas, Amstel, Prosecco or bloody Marys. You can also upgrade to Pornstar Martinis.
1 Hills St, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 2LE
Cosy Clubs serve up relaxed dining, drinking and lounging in a really special setting with a dash of nostalgia. We love the big squishy leather sofas! Cosy Club has an extensive Brunch menu that’s served until 5pm (so you won’t be too late!). You can choose from the Cosy Club Breakfast – the Cosy Club take on a full English, or go for something sweet like Buttermilk Pancakes. Keep it simple with a Smoked Bacon or Cumberland Sausage Sandwich or go all out with Smoked Salmon and Scrambled Eggs. You can also find a vegetarian breakfast or Avocado Brunch.
Unit KUG03, St David’s Dewi Sant, 13 Upper East Side, Cardiff CF10 2EF
Cafe Rouge are a chain of French restaurants. “Whatever the time of day, we have a dish to suit your mood; from steak frites and boeuf bourguignon to a selection of croques, baguettes and vegan options too – all on our menu of classic French food with a contemporary twist.” They offer breakfast and brunch dishes such as the Grande Breakfast (two free-range eggs, two Cumberland sausages, sweet cure bacon, beans, mushroom, tomato, black pudding, sautéed potatoes and sourdough toast), Pancakes (three warm pancakes topped with your choice of sweet cure bacon, banana and maple syrup, or fresh strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and pineapple with fruit compot, and French Toast (two slices of sweet brioche bread topped with your choice of sweet cure bacon, banana and maple syrup, chocolate sauce, banana and hazelnuts or fresh seasonal fruit, honey and vanilla crème fraîche).