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Coffee Continental - CLOSED

44 Castle Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1BW, Wales
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
4 Nov 2014
“Under new management”
18 Sep 2014
“Scumptious cakes”
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Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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44 Castle Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1BW, Wales
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11 - 19 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 17 November 2013

I'm a regular visitor to the Cafe Continental in Blackwood so I was dying to visit the new cafe in Cardiff. As I thought, it was fabulous!! Excellent cup of coffee, fantastic selection of home made cakes as well as a prompt service with an...More

Thank Fiona G
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2013

Thank you Fiona, it makes all the hard work and money we've invested, seem all the more worthwhile when we receive such feedback. Hope to see you at the Reggae Night, should be a good one, with lots of people already showing great interest and...More

Reviewed 16 November 2013

My friend and I decided to try Coffee Continental for lunch on a trip into Cardiff for shopping. I ordered the mocha and watched the waiter make it. I've never seen a mocha made with chocolate squirty sauce in the bottom of it. Isn't that...More

1  Thank loobylou8424
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2013

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay in our coffee house. The mocha that you ordered was in fact a Choca Mocha, which is advertised as one with garnish. Perhaps when you noticed that my husband decorated the glass with...More

Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

I love Coffee Continental for its authentic atmosphere, lovely decor and exceptional quality and value. A charming little gem! Thank you for being individual and unique! :)

Thank Vero186338
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2013

Thank you so much - your glowing review means a lot to us (George - my husband - and myself). It has been a lot of hard work, but we hope others, like yourself, appreciate that effort.

Reviewed 11 November 2013

I visited with my friend Emma who had raved about this coffee shop, I tried the bee sting cake and it was absolutely lovely. The service was excellent and I enjoyed my visit xxx

Thank kjwalke
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2013

Thanks very much. Soon our Bee Sting Cake will become as famous in Cardiff as it is already in Blackwood.

Reviewed 11 November 2013

Just opposite the Castle, this place is the best place for a simple lunch or if you want to spoil yourself some very indulgent cakes... It's cosy, with a welcoming atmosphere, friendly staff, great coffee and good food - all combining to kick chain coffee...More

Thank Ron C
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2013

Thanks Ron - great recommendation and very much appreciated.

Reviewed 11 November 2013

I love this place; the coffee is made to your own requirements, the cakes are divine, the service is always with a smile and excellent value. I can safely say that the traditional Bee sting cake is fabulous and the Austrian Zebra cake is a...More

Thank Brad H
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2013

Thanks very much Brad - you've captured it all and I truly appreciate the kind commentary.

Reviewed 2 November 2013

What a great place for a coffee, and not just any coffee. Davidoff coffee is one of the nicest coffee's I have ever tasted. The café is homely and friendly and expertly set out. George has transformed this place into a coffee drinkers heaven. That...More

Thank Jaffa564
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Thanks so much for such a great review - couldn't have written it better myself

Reviewed 30 October 2013

Great coffee, lovely panini and very relaxing plus friendly staff and great place to check your social status like the Fbook. Will come again!

Thank Jimmo J
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2013

Thanks for the great feedback :-)

Reviewed 29 October 2013

I have tried many mouthwatering cakes from George and I can honestly say I don't know which is my favourite, they all taste ssooooo good. But don't just take my word for it ! go and example them for yourselfs you will not be disappointed

Thank Nadine L
Esther A, Owner at Coffee Continental, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2013

Thank you Nadine, from someone who herself prepares such tasty, wonderful meals this is praise indeed!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Castle Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1BW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
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