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The Deck


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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We are a multi award winning independent family run Coffee House and Cakery located in the beautiful Cardiff Bay, South Wales. Passionate about freshly prepared food, delicious coffee and home baked cake! Warm welcome to all!
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British, Welsh
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We needed a safe haven after the Wales-Ireland match, and we’re glad to arrive at The Dock. Sophia provides excellent service and we had a great meal. Thanks Sophia!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank yannian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently held a friends baby shower here and couldn’t fault anything about the place. I had to organise the event via email and communication was excellent. Really quick responses and made booking very easy. The actual place is lovely. Such a quaint, cosy and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank whichdestinationnext
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my partner for coffee and cake. Firstly the coffee was fantastic, with the milk heated perfectly. The selection of cupcakes were amazing and they tasted great! One of the best cafe’s I’ve visited.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank foodlover100100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as a family for my sisters birthday. The service, the savouries, the sweets, the tea, all amazing! Has a wonderful selections of cupcakes that they make. If your an afternoon tea lover. Definitely come here.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Aladhani
Reviewed 6 February 2019

We took my mum for afternoon tea at The Deck to celebrate her birthday and we had a wonderful time. The staff were all incredibly friendly and helpful, even giving us the option of hot chocolate instead of tea and coffee, and serving it in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank GNon88
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

What an incredible place, I had heard some great stuff from friends and wasn’t disappointed, this place is a hidden gem. We were staying in Cardiff bay for my wife’s birthday and as she was 39 weeks pregnant I wanted something relaxing and special for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank WD1982
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Fabulous place! 23 of us attended for my sister’s baby shower which was fantastic. All of the guests thoroughly enjoyed themselves, Debra was really accommodating to all of the guests choices- nothing was too much hassle! The food was really tasty as well as the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank red2214
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

What an amazing experience, service was excellent, venue suberb and food was stunning!!!!We were in a food coma after and all of us felt we needed to take a cup cake home for the husbands. Can't recommend enough, we will be back. Thank you x

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank dangercoombs
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Booked afternoon tea as a treat for my mum on her birthday for the second time, and it wa just as good as we remembered. The unlimited tea, amazing cup cakes and best jam ever, I am looking forward to visiting again soon. Thank you...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank HelenF2109
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

This was not my first visit to The Deck I have been many times before. The food is always lovely there and the service is brilliant. My self and my family went to have afternoon tea this time and it was lovely. Two of us...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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16 February 2019|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Hello! We are open every day for coffee and cake, although on weekends we are exclusive to afternoon tea bookings only...take out is still an option though!
Amna K
12 November 2018|
Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Hello! Yes we serve almond milk here at The Deck
1 September 2018|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Hello! Street parking is available...but tricky to find Nearby public car parks within a few minutes walking distance are : Mermaid Quay or near St Davids Hotel
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