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The Crispy Duck

21 Whitchurch Road, Cardiff CF14 3JN, Wales
+44 29 2062 8008
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (123 reviews)
“rendang” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Japanese, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
21 Whitchurch Road, Cardiff CF14 3JN, Wales
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1 - 10 of 401 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited the crispy duck with my friend, who is blind. We enjoyed our meal. We had crispy beef and I had egg fried rice and he had mushroom fried rice. The crispy beef was served in a papadom and was very nice. We had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank O8332GPjamesj
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent Pan Asian range of food, good guality decent portions.. Eric the owner very helpful in choosing your food. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kevindart3
Reviewed 5 days ago

The atmosphere is decent, it's small, warm and clean. The food was not great, the Thai Green Curry was inedible, it tasted like a bad stock cube in dirty water and nowhere near a good quality curry. The vegetables looked as though they had been...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jen J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a memorable meal with my wife at the Crispy Duck. The food was very authentic and tasted delicious. Will be back with all my friends for Chinese New Year.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GeoffPal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for the first time a few days back. Nice atmosphere,wasn’t too busy post Christmas. Ordered the satay chicken which tasted nothing of the usual satay and the duck wrap which was average. The rendang beef again did not taste anything like a rendang...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nolanar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for the first time on new years evening and had a lovely meal. We ate around 8pm and found all the staff very attentive and helpful. I would recommend and we will definitely return.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CardiffWeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a good time, food was great when it arrived. If they concentrated on fullfilling one order per table then we would of got our food. Manager blamed us because we placed orders per couples on large table. I think I would still return but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Craig P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best Chinese/Pan Asian food in Cardiff without a doubt and probably the best I've had anywhere. We were greeted by a very nice pleasant waiter. Shame there were not more diners as there was not much atmosphere but we were a party of 6...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I used to enjoy coming to this restaurant but the last couple of times I have come the manager /owner has made us feel most unwelcome. He was very slow to serve us, didn't make us feel welcome and there was a guy in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Morganwg
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Reasonable interior , pleasant enough staff,average food..Our second visit. Portions are modest in my opinion and not cheap..went as a group and doubt we would return. Please bear in mind this is My opinion,You may like it;depending on your tastes and previous experience of this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank JaguarXfman
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jonfE2739IR
1 July 2018|
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Response from KatieRH | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do take away.
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Sajida H
17 August 2017|
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Response from Susan B |
You shouldn't eat halal food it is very cruel to animals
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Whitchurch Road, Cardiff CF14 3JN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2062 8008
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