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Waterloo Tea

Wyndham Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1FH, Wales
+44 29 2037 6249
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“cake” (34 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“halloumi” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Wyndham Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1FH, Wales
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Lord help me, I walked into one of those artisan ‘coffee houses’ on the weekend. You know the sort of place…there are a few on every high-street now, usually on the bourgeois side of town. It’s where you should expect your single origin bean macchiato...More

3  Thank JDB90
WaterlooTeam, General Manager at Waterloo Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hi there Unsure if the review is serious or not - so the reply is in the same vain. Banter. Firstly - fully appreciate that what we do isn't for the masses as you mention. It isn't our intention to be such a place. The...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

It goes without saying that the tea and coffee served at Waterloo Tea is excellent but the lunch menu is so much better than any high street chain! My spicy pulled chicken, black beans & avocado brioche was absolutely delicious! Also, the prices are very...More

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely cafe with great selection of drinks, lovely coffee in particular, and excellent service. Recommended to shoppers on the go.

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Needed a cuppa with the wife, plus cake. Gluten free options available. Asan tea came with an egg timer, when the sand fan out, tea ready for pouring, how wonderful. Great little place, clean and tidy, nice cake and drink.

Thank Countryciderman
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic cake! Proper choice of exciting flavours and colours. The tea ad coffee choice was brilliant. Nice job people! Diolch un fawr

Thank Nigel U
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This tea room is a little gem in Cardiff. Hidden in one of the charming arcades word has clearly gotten around as it can be very busy especially on the weekends. They have a huge selection of loose leaf teas and have lovely little touches...More

Thank PhilTrenfield
Reviewed 12 February 2018

- I went to Lakeside Warterloo Tea for Breakfast this Sunday mainly to look at the Art which is on show, - We ordered a green tea a coffee and three breakfasts, The tea was cold the coffee was burnt and the food order was...More

3  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

As the place was so busy I assumed it must be good. Not so. The spinach and pistachio cake looked interesting but tasted of nothing at all. The coffee was luke warm. The decor is nice though.

1  Thank Zoljic
Reviewed 25 January 2018

I like the simplicity of the space with well-made, solid and simple wood furniture; the equally simply and honest presentation of food offerings and the impressive array of tea options from around the globe. I spent well over half an hour to decide on a...More

Thank Merunisha P
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I love Waterloo Tea for lunch or a cake-stop in the afternoon. The savoury food is fresh, health and tasty, with vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options (don't worry if the menu doesn't show the gf ones, just ask!). The cakes are delicious, with a few...More

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18 January 2017|
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Response from limftotalan | Reviewed this property |
I took the same tea this morning with a machiatto and I think is a very tasty cold earl grey tea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wyndham Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1FH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2037 6249
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