We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Maddison - CLOSED

71-74 St. Mary Street | ., Cardiff CF10 1FA, Wales
+44 29 2039 9399
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good12%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible27%
13 Feb 2016
“Dreadful staff. Security who look for problems.”
21 Jan 2016
“Excellent booking service great night ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
71-74 St. Mary Street | ., Cardiff CF10 1FA, Wales
All Details
Reviews (99)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

I've visited twice now and love the venue and music. It's like listening to my own iPod. Sadly, this is all leet down completely by the staff who are rude and the security who are out to find trouble. It's a shame, but I won't...More

Thank happyormaybenot
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Booked a table area and drinks for friends birthday night out excellent service by gareth Door staff were friendly and very approachable even when getting abuse by other customers they were very polite, well mannered and very fair with the drunken behaviour thrown at them...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I would give a '0' if possible. Denied entry for no reason by the so called 'manager' the bald guy with the ginger beard (don't know his name). Although I can now see why there are so many complaints about him on their Facebook page....More

1  Thank Tara1231
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

The aggressive staff spoiled an otherwise great day at the World Cup Rugby. Make no mistake; I was in a party of middle aged professionals and I have never been treated with such disrespect in my life... Totally unacceptable! Unfortunately I cannot rate this with...More

1  Thank marck888
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

waiters are very rude. Will never go there again. My friend needed some water after having too many drinks. She stood there for about 25mins. But still on water when we ask why they been like that. The ask us to leave. Pretty nasty I...More

4  Thank Dave22010
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Great Central Venue for evening out in Cardiff and luckily my cousin had booked a designated area downstairs to have drinks and seating! - All was well but the drinks are extremely expensive and after 10pm the prices were hiked up extortionately!! - £4 for...More

2  Thank thewelshbird
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Appalling night, I'm sure the place held more people than it should have. Got treated unfairly by the security, my friend got pushed to the ground by a boy & I intervened which led to having drinks thrown over me and the security actually threw...More

10  Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

Have been to maddisons a few times with friends in the past six months, it's very popular. It's a really good venue, the music is good although the dance floor can be a bit slippery... just find a bottle of wine rather pricey.

2  Thank heather t
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Terrible night out in Maddison's and DC!! A group of 10 booked a table for my girlfriends birthday. We paid £300 which included a private table and a 3L bottle of vodka. We turned up on the night it was so unorganised we waited about...More

7  Thank Roachy360
Reviewed 8 January 2015

at Maddison i was part of a party booking, we were seated by 4pm ready for our meals at 4.30, it took until 7pm from start to finish for our food to arrive but we did get free wine.

2  Thank Geraldine B
Nearby Restaurants
Viva Brazil
2,215 reviews
.04 miles away
Mia Porto Due
435 reviews
.08 miles away
Carluccio's - Cardiff
789 reviews
.08 miles away
Las Iguanas - Cardiff
699 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Cardiff Central Library
78 reviews
.10 miles away
Royal Arcade
52 reviews
.11 miles away
Jacob's Antique Market
32 reviews
.13 miles away
Wyndham Arcade
6 reviews
.05 miles away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71-74 St. Mary Street | ., Cardiff CF10 1FA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2039 9399
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing