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The Potted Pig

27 High Street | underneath Zizzi, Cardiff CF10 1PU, Wales
+44 29 2022 4817
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (72 reviews)
“cockles” (57 reviews)
“ham hock” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
27 High Street | underneath Zizzi, Cardiff CF10 1PU, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked a table for this Sunday. We ordered bread she said it was sour dough. Great we thought. It was not fresh by all means. She had an attitude straight away I will take it off your bill and walked off. Came back and...More

Thank cardiff3232
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, We must apologise for your recent visit. We have replied to your Facebook review and email so we hope we are able to resolve this issue. Sincerest apologies The Potted Pig

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself and a friend came here for lunch after numerous recommendations. Went with the 2 courses for £12 deal. We were served by a very pleasant girl who recommended a great gin for me. I had the paté to start and my friend had the...More

Thank WalkingCritic
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, What a lovely review. It's always fantastic to hear from a more than satisfied customer so we thank you for sharing your experience with us. You'll have to join us again soon for more food and gin related treats. Kindest regards, The Potted...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our lunch special at the Potted Pig. The setting is pleasantly unusual, and we didn't really mind that there was no natural light in the restaurant. We thought the room felt quirky and different, which made a nice change. Our orders were taken...More

Thank RojBlake
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, What a lovely review! We're so very pleased that you enjoyed your recent visit and were impressed with your meals. Excellent choices (the pork is a huge winner) and as we change our menu on a weekly basis, depending on what ingredients is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to get a table on the off chance for Sunday Lunch. Wonderful meal, belly pork with all the trimmings including Yorkshire pudding. Everything was cooked to perfection and was so tasty. The service was attentive but not intrusive. The atmosphere was great and we...More

Thank Ian F
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Hi Ian, Thank you for the kind review. We're so glad you enjoyed your Sunday lunch at The Potted Pig. We have a delicious a la carte menu so maybe join us one evening and try some of our other fantastic options. Until next time,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum. Delicious food, lovely setting. The gin I had was extremely tasty and potentially lethal. Only negative was service was a little slow. I'll definitely be back though.More

Thank Gareth B
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Hi Gareth, Thank you for your kind review. We're so glad you enjoyed your recent visit. Good food washed down with copious amounts of wonderful gin is just too good to turn down! Thank you for your feedback and we hope you will join us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate lunch, choosing lamb and pork faggots, which sounded interesting. They arrived on a bed of mashed potato surrounded by fairly tasteless peas. The food was nothing special, though the portions were generous. We feel let down by the GFG as it talked this...More

Thank RetiredBrit
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Sorry to hear you were less than impressed with your recent visit. We appreciate the feedback and must apologise for the loud table that spoiled your visit. We hope you will join us again as we're sure your next visit will be more...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here on 27 April for my daughters birthday. The service and food were excellent. Would definitely go there again.

Thank geraldinedavies
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so glad you enjoyed your recent visit and of course, your daughter had a great birthday. Please join us again soon. Kind regards, The Potted Pig

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very extensive gin menu and a great menu to choose from. The restaurant is an old converted bank vault, so it has bags of character and is a very unique space.

Thank Ibeats
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your kind review. We're so glad you enjoyed you recent visit and of course, our gin section!! Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards, The Potted Pig.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food we ate was excellent, the service was fabulous, the only niggle I have is that the menu didn't say there was nuts in something, I have an allergy. Luckily my husband had put that I had a nut allergy on the booking we...More

Thank Fibelle
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so glad you enjoyed your recent visit to The Potted Pig. Please accept our sincerest apologies about the mix up on the menu. Thank you for highlighting that for us and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They do a lot of exotic drinks at this restaurant and I like how its underground like a dive bar but much nicer and posher.

Thank Ed E
Nancy A, Public Relations Manager at The Potted Pig, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for your lovely review. We're so glad you enjoyed your recent visit and we look forward to your next visit. See you again soon, The Potted Pig

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bob1896
looking to book for Family Sunday lunch, is the venue family friendly children are 4 and 7 many thanks
26 March 2017|
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Response from Glinys W | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice any children when we were eating but it was an open and friendly place and so I wouldn't envisage any problem
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Emma S
Are you open New Year's Day if so can we reserve a table ???
29 December 2016|
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Rainbow1975
What is the biggest party you can cater for?
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Response from Neil W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - just picked you post up - you'll have to ring them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street | underneath Zizzi, Cardiff CF10 1PU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2022 4817
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