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35 St. Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1AD, Wales
+44 29 2000 4155
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“pies” (197 reviews)
“mash” (101 reviews)
“pastry” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
35 St. Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1AD, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Pieminister just for a coffee initially but when we saw the interesting menu we ended up ordering food. The halloumi fries were to die for and we had the 'heidi' pie with sweet potato, goats cheese and spinach. It arrived on time...More

Thank Bakewell_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Pieminister for a family group of about a dozen. A number of things went wrong. It took nearly an hour for our food to arrive (we were a big group but the restaurant was otherwise more or less empty). A lot of food...More

Thank empresscatherine
Pieministerpies, Guest Relations Manager at Pieminister, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am very sorry you experienced a delay with your food. I have investigated with the team what happened that evening, and want to reassure you we take all feedback seriously. I understand the restaurant didn't appear busy, but outside was busier than normal as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here the day after my boyfriends birthday before going to a gig. Ordered the pie ‘The Kev’ with mashed potatoes, beans and onions rings. Amazing pie, and lovely service from waiter with Moustache. Would definitely come again, the only downside was there is only...More

Thank Harmony K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Slow service, food arrived separately over 15 minute period. Served clearly gone off orange juice. Food OK but £1.00 pies from Morrisons are much better.More

Thank Darcyfans
Pieministerpies, General Manager at Pieminister, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience with us. Your party receiving food separately with such a delay is not acceptable, and I would like to feedback to my team your comments so we can prevent this happening again. Please contact...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered two pies and four sides, both pies delivered weren’t the ones we had ordered only two sides were correct, the slaw and beans, beans were stone cold and slaw was browning as it had clearly been left out for a while. We paid...More

2  Thank Miles M
Pieministerpies, General Manager at Pieminister, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Firstly I would like to apologise that the pies you received weren't to our normal high standard. I am extremely sorry you received the wrong order. After investigating the matter with the team and deliveroo it appears the Deliveroo Driver took 2 orders and delivered...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this evening and were served today by a gentleman whom I assume to be a Manager, in a checked shirt with a mustache. He was honestly one of the friendliest servers I've had in my time, cracking jokes and making sure we had everything...More

Thank catk0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This establishment was recommended to me by a relative as I only visit Cardiff a couple of times a year. On arrival I was met and escorted to a table of my choice. I was very clearly the oldest person in there but no problem...More

Thank brianscotwestie
Reviewed 17 April 2018

What a find. The food is delicious and the names qwerky! The staff are always pleasant and helpful. Well worth a visit.

Thank C4roH
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Having never been to a pieminister and being attracted by its name my sister and I visited tonight. A very warm welcome by Emily and Shane who on knowing it was my birthday very kindly treated us to a drink. The pies were absolutely delicious....More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Knew before visiting that gf was available, ( thank goodness for Trip Advisor!), but Pieminister was really much better than I had expected. Great atmosphere, friendly and helpful staff but was really impressed by the extent of the gf menu available. Was able to feel...More

Thank Caroline J
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sally 21
20 April 2016|
Response from Craig F | Reviewed this property |
You can only book for 6 or more, just turn up if less, quite a quick turnaround, despite what the management may say so stick around (trust what the waitresses say)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 St. Mary Street, Cardiff CF10 1AD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2000 4155
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of the city on St. Mary Street near the Principality Stadium, we’re the place to go for award-winning pies in Cardiff. With a wide range of pies on the menu – from classic, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free and our pastry-free scrummy skillets we really do have something for everyone. And for the side? We’ve got that covered. From the traditional mash, minted mushy peas and our famous gravy to zesty slaw, salads, chips or our halloumi fries you certainly won’t go hungry. But don’t forget dessert – give our delicious soft serve sundaes a try, chocolatey or fruity, we’ve got the lot. Whether you are working, shopping or visiting the iconic Welsh capital, it’s a quick delicious lunch-stop or evening treat, with great music to go with our craft beers, ciders and happy hour cocktails. Looking for something for the weekend? Stop by and try our Bangin’ Bottomless Brunch: all the prosecco you could wish for with delicious brunch pies - weekend perfection.
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