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#88 of 171 Bar in Cardiff
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US$10 - US$27
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews burger duck favourite pub range of beers great pub vegan options nice lunch be visiting again love this place nice atmosphere ales appetite chips booth rugby lunchtime sides
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Reviewed 25 November 2020 via mobile

We love this place and we decided to get some food delivered last night. We spend £50 and this is how burgers were delivered. We really lost the appetiteMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2020

Hi Barbara, we are super disappointed with the state of that burger too! We will be following up with the Delivery guys to ensure this doesn't happen again. Can you shoot us some details to cardiff@theheadofsteam.co.uk, we are keen to get you in the pub...More

Reviewed 27 October 2020 via mobile

Spacious and welcoming! Staff knowledgeable and friendly with regards to beer recommendations and food options. Due to covid regulations, we were unable to order from bar, however staff was very good at visiting our table often. We ended up having several drinks and snacks, and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2020

nice one! Hopefully we will see you soon! #teamsteam

Reviewed 19 September 2020

Half of Head of Steam’s pizzas are vegetarian friendly, with 4 of the 10 being 100% vegan. And Head of Steam’s meatless offerings can’t be accused of being boring either with jackfruit, vegan ‘duck’ and vegan ‘chicken’ all on the menu. I had the Hickory...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2020

Thanks for the great review! Be sure to check out our new menu just launched this week for some cracking Vegan dishes, hopefully we will see you again soon. #teamsteam

Reviewed 19 September 2020 via mobile

I’ve visited a few times to try the vast selection of beers, but recently tried the food for the first time. It was excellent. The pizzas are huge and incredibly filling. The burgers are tasty and love the Head of Steam branding on the bun,...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2020

Thanks a ton for the great review! Hope to see you soon. #teamsteam

Reviewed 6 September 2020

We popped in for a drink on our way to the restaurant we'd booked for lunch. The Covid measures in place were excellent. We were greeted and attended to by Ri, who totally rocked the front-of-house role. There was a fine range of beers on...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Queenie you have made our day, Ri is definitely a bit of a legend in these parts! Means a lot to receiev such great words, thank you and see you soon. #teamsteam

Reviewed 4 September 2020

The service was brilliant, and the nachos were wonderful. The music choices were also excellent, I could swear Head of Steam has taken my Spotify playlists!

Date of visit: September 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Thanks for the great feedback Jen and couldn't agree more about the playlists! See you soon. #teamsteam

Reviewed 1 September 2020

Went for our first indoor pub visit last week and it was great here. Well spaced sign posted and clean. Everything was explained to us and we felt very looked after and had a great evening. We will hopefully be back soon.

Date of visit: August 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Thanks for kind words and chuffed to hear you'll be back. See you soon. #teamsteam

Reviewed 22 August 2020 via mobile

Went in for a couple of drinks with friends. The social distance the pub have put in place make you feel safe to be in there. The pub is extremely clean and staff are extremely helpful. The menu is very extensive. On this occasion we...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

David you are an absolute legend for singing Ri's praises, she massively deserves it. Looking forward to seeing you again! #teamsteam

Reviewed 12 August 2020

This visit has been my first visit to a pub since lock down restrictions have been lifted. In all honesty I was rather worried after seeing all these horror stories in the media in regards to pubs failing to meet covid guidelines. As soon as...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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HanyBany1, General Manager at The Head of Steam Cardiff, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Thanks for such a great review David, we're all looking forward to you coming backt! #teamsteam

Reviewed 21 March 2020 via mobile

You'll get a nice crispy fresh pint of beer. However everything else is poor. The bar staff just serve who they want rather than in an orderly manner. The food is not great. Small portions. There's a rude American man who wears shorts and a...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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    How is The Head of Steam Cardiff rated?
    The Head of Steam Cardiff is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4