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US$14 - US$35
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Chinese, Healthy, Street Food
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 27 March 2020

I visited here with a friend, having never been to a hot pot place before, and our server was very kind and patient in explaining how it all worked. The food was delicious, the broths getting better and better the longer it cooked. Only downside...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 26 January 2020 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Very tasty, very helpful, quick service. We ordered a 2 mixed trays one meat one seafood, sides of brocoli and cabbage, 2 different noodles this was enough between 3 of us. Reasonably priced and a new experience.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 14 January 2020

Having recently just moved to Cardiff, I happened to stumble upon this place. They seemed a bit relaxed as I was alone but the food was nice at a reasonable price tag. I was just in need of a quick meal and it was perfect...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 5 January 2020 via mobile

An amazing dining experience. So the way this place works is all broths are complimentary and you pay for the ingredients that you cook in them. The broths were seriously good our favourites were the spicy chicken and Filipino beef (reminiscent of Vietnamese Phó). There...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 31 December 2019 via mobile

I’ve probably eaten as many hot pots as I have Sunday Roasts and because of that fact - I have to say that this place is nothing more than average The owner is a truly nice guy Friendly, helpful, attentive and even gifted our son...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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TrystanCook, Owner at Hotpot Spot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2020

Hi j100lok Thank you for taking time to come to our restaurant. I hope you and your family enjoyed your visit to Cardiff for the day. Thanks for the kind words on the mural, we are hoping to add more colour and life to the...More

Reviewed 10 December 2019

Very authentic, great atmosphere,lovely staff and top quality food. Cant fault the place, will definitely be returning at some point

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 6 November 2019 via mobile

Myself and my friend left feeling a little disappointed with our experience, after visiting for a birthday treat. I initially booked for a Tuesday evening but was contacted by the restaurant and informed that they were hosting a private function and therefore could not honour...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 28 October 2019

My partner and I had a great time for lunch at the Hotpot Spot. The service was friendly and quick, and the food was excellent. We ordered the vegetable plater and meat plater and they were both enormous. The vegetable platter, in particular, was bursting...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 9 October 2019

Second time there and it didn't disappoint. Owner/chef is my nicest guy. Other staff are wonderful. But food is the highlight. Everyone needs to be coming here. So tasty and hearty but still light. Try the pork buns they are a winner. I will be...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 9 October 2019

Cant praise this place enough, friendly warm welcome, brilliant food, very good value for money. Highly recommend 😁

Date of visit: October 2019
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You can hopefully park inside the Globe Centre car park if it's not too busy a night. Sadly there's a flight of stairs to get to us. Give us a ring on 02920 455888 and we'll try to make arrangements ahead of your arrival.
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    How is Hotpot Spot rated?
    Hotpot Spot is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5