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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
19:00 - 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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Reviewed 18 June 2016

Good music and the food was pretty good as well. Quite surprised how much i enjoyed my evening at cafe jazz. Lots of fun listening to live music whilst eating.More

Thank ryan1dinwiddy
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2016

Thank you Ryan for visiting us recently and taking the time to write your review. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your time in Cafejazz. Lots of people get surprised by how much they enjoy themselves. We have a wide mix of music...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

On a busy Saturday night, we spotted this place which was not too busy. The restaurant part is to the rear of the room which was a little quieter. The staff were very friendly and very helpful with any change requests to the items on...More

Thank Carolann_8
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2016

Thank you very much for reviewing us so nicely. I am very happy to read that you have enjoyed your visit and I hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 13 June 2016

A brilliant venue for mix of relaxing Jazz followed by masses dancing along to good music supplied by the resident DJ. The Cardiff locals certainly know how to have fun! The young lady in charge appeared ultra efficient and in complete control and did a...More

Thank Andrew B
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2016

Thanks Andrew for such a superb review. I am very happy that you have enjoyed all we have to offer on a Saturday night. I will pass on your message to Ellora as she is the girl you are commenting on. I am very lucky...More

Reviewed 28 May 2016

We planned a girls weekend to Cardiff and were looking for somewhere to eat where we could use Tesco vouchers. CafeJAZZ was on the list and as they offered evening entertainment, we decided to book a table. When we arrived, we were a bit sceptical...More

Thank ClanIrvine
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2016

Thank you very much for you positive comments. I am very glad that you have enjoyed yourselves and I hope that you will return to us. We are trying to come up with ideas for the front. It is quite a small entrance so it...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to this jazz cafe was a great experience. Live jazz bands play in the evening most nights of the week, and we were treated to a small but very entertaining group who really helped to create an atmosphere for only £2 entry...More

Thank Holly I
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Thank you Holly for your kind words. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your visit to Cafejazz. Hopefully we shall welcome you again soon. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We took a groupon voucher 29£ 2 courses + glass of wine. Food was really untasty and poor. Starter : asparagus, Parma ham, poached eggs, hollandaise sauce, ridiculous quantity with a non properly poached eggs, an industrial hollandaise sauce and a fake Parma ham roll...More

Thank Juliette B
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

I am very sorry Juliette for your poor experience. I have printed out your review and gone through it with the serving and kitchen staff to see if we can identify what has gone wrong. We are well reviewed on this site and over 89%...More

Reviewed 25 March 2016

After a look through reviews on Tripadvisor, my husband and I decided to check CafeJazz out. We were not disappointed one bit. The atmosphere was friendly, not too crowded for a Saturday night. The music was fantastic and we will definatly return. Thank you for...More

Thank DPritchard79
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such lovely comments. It was a pleasure for us to welcome you both and I am delighted that you have enjoyed your visit I look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Second visit food great especially when you take the £16 offer. Live jaz, really good service. Shall be going again when next in Cardiff.

1  Thank bribarbSwindonUk
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016

Thank you so much for your excellent review. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your return visit. Consistency is really important to me. I hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 7 March 2016

very good value three course evening meal with a drink of your choice. Pleasant surroundings and music whilst we ate our food.

Thank TAN743
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2016

Thanks to both of you for visiting us. I am very pleased that you have had enjoyed yourselves and I hope that we will have the pleasure to welcome you again. Kind regards, Simon

Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Extremely polite service. Nothing was too much trouble for our waitress and she showed genuine interest in our family and baby. Great afternoon! Highly recommend this lovely restaurant in Cardiff. Jim Polland.

Thank Jim P
Simon6567, Owner at CafeJAZZ, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2016

Thank you Jim for such lovely comments. It is great to read that you have enjoyed yourselves and I will inform the waitress of your kind words. Hopefully we shall welcome you again in the future. Kind regards, Simon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - 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, Child-friendly, Groups
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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