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Salt

££ - £££, British,
Unit 4-6 Mermaid Quay | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ, Wales
+44 29 2049 4375
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible19%
25 Jul 2017
“Sunday Lunch”
4 days ago
“Sunday Lunch - Disappointed”
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Unit 4-6 Mermaid Quay | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I went to have Sunday Lunch. Only one lunch left?? What I would say is where was the meal to match the photo shown in the Menu. Pictures shows a nice large crisp Yorkshire Pud, Roast Beef with a succulent looking pink...More

Thank Patricia B
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Partricia, My apologies again that we had sold out of Sunday dinner prior to your arrival yesterday. They are very popular and it can sometimes be difficult to foresee the demand during January as it is a tough month; my chef will be sure...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Used as was looking for somewhere to eat in the Cardiff bay area. (Staying locally) chosen as the menu was affordable and the place had a open and airy look. Meal ordered and arrived without delay. Not been local questioned the bar staff (Michael) on...More

Thank A_Dorch_Man
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you very much for spending time giving us a review of your visit here at SALT bar, we are glad you enjoyed your time here and that Michael provided you with great service! We look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

We enjoyed a lovely meal here, it wasn't too busy and the staff were very attentive in particular Luke who was polite and friendly, we didn't have to wait too long for our meals and they were delicious, I will definitely return.More

Thank Jackie10_14_12
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Jackie, Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us in SALT bar; I will make sure that Luke gets recognition for providing you with good service! We will look forward to welcoming you back soon, Best Regards Anita Jones General...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Was welcomed by a lovely setting and live music which was brilliant. (a little loud for a sunday afternoon, but never the less a very good set.) Ordered 5 meals and waited a very long time for the food to arrive, and when it finally...More

1  Thank lyndseyhjones25
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Hi Lyndsey, I am sorry you had a negative experience of our food here in salt bar. Please can you contact us on either 02920 494375, or via email on salt@sabrain.com so we can try and rectify this for you? Best Regards Anita Jones general...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Called here today intending to have food and ended only having a quick drink and leaving. Seats were badly stained and place looked tired and could do with some tlc. Not to mention the singer if that is what he was? Shant be returning. and...More

Thank ted87
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Ted, Thanks for posting your comments. Sorry to hear you did not enjoy the live entertainment we have on a Sunday afternoon. My apologies we did not serve your Peroni in a Peroni glass - we are waiting on a delivery of them and...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We live nearly 2 hours away and would have needed to order our food when we left to go to Cardiff bay to have it at a normal time! We ordered and was told food was a half an hour wait. My nephew had already...More

Thank melissa3010
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi Melissa, Thank you for posting your comments; it sounds like communication has gone very wrong here, i'm very sorry. If you could please contact us on 02920 494375 or via email on salt@sabrain.com, I will gladly investigate and try and rectify this for you....More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What has happened to this place?? Think all the staff were hungover.... Came in on a Sunday no roast available food what we did order was cold had to wait over an hour for pudding didn't clear any of the dinner dishes off table or...More

Thank Karen L
SaltCardiffBay, Assistant at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Hi Karen Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our business. I’m sorry to hear of the comments you mention and that your expectations were not met on this occasion. This is not the normal standard we are known for. We’re...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

For mine and my partners anniversary we decided to go to Cardiff Bay and the restaurant caught our eye. We went in and found our seats then proceeded to find what we wanted (grilled salmon and the ham egg and chips large) so we placed...More

Thank jessicasarah1
SaltCardiffBay, Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi Jessica, I'm very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience in our bar. I would very much like to try and rectify this for you; please contact me on 02920 494375 or alternatively on email at salt@sabrain.com and we can talk...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We met friends for lunch and decided to eat here as they advertised 2 courses for £9.99. Beef dinner was the special or you could choose from the pub favourites and either have a starter or dessert as the deal. My husband and I had...More

Thank Cherylwelshgirl
SaltCardiffBay, Assistant Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi Cheryl, Thank you for your feedback, we value all feedback provided. We aim to provide excellent service and good quality pub food and I'm sorry that on this occasion we did not deliver. Please email salt@sabrain.com or call 02920 494375 if you wish to...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Picked this restaurant out of all restaurants in the quays due to 2 courses for £9.99. Wasn't expecting fine cuisine but did get good pub grub. The salmon, the sausage and mash (without gravy) and the ham, egg and chips were all good sized portions...More

Thank Blue-spud
SaltCardiffBay, Assistant Manager at Salt, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write this review, We are glad you enjoyed your meals and are happy with our weekend two courses for £9.99 deal (we too are in love with our fudge cake) We look forward to seeing you again...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 4-6 Mermaid Quay | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5BZ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2049 4375
  • E-mail
Description
A series of bars spanning two floors, the soaring interior of Salt is amazing with floor to ceiling windows providing stunning views across Cardiff bay. With drift wood furniture and cosy sofas, roaring fires in the winter months and plenty of outdoor terrace seating to enjoy when the sun pops out! Enjoy a laid back café style experience by day. The menu features a selection of hot dishes, delicious soups, gourmet sandwiches and daily specials along with an excellent selection of coffees and yummy deserts.By night, Salt turns into one of Cardiff’s most stylish bars offering an extensive range of premium beers, spirits and fine wines, along with great music entertainment. All our cocktails are buy one get one free 5pm to 10pm daily. Friday and Saturday nights the drinking and dancing does not stop till 2am! With live DJ’s every Friday & Saturday nights and monthly live acts we are the perfect place to party on the weekends.
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