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Valentino's Restaurant

5 Windsor Place | Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff CF10 3BX, Wales
+44 29 2022 9697
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
“fish cakes” (11 reviews)
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Italian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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5 Windsor Place | Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff CF10 3BX, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely invite for my Brother-in-Law 80th Birthday. First time at Valentino, in Cardiff very good decor, atmosphere and extremely courtesy, non intrusive staff, just the right level of attention, with quiet service. Food was well presented and all arrived together, hot and everyone enjoyed their...More

Thank rosiew783
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit the restaurant on Thursday. My meal was outstanding.. Staff vary friendly. Thank you. Will be back soon with all my friends. Thanks

Thank Michela B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the filet steak. Was gorgeous. And had scallops for starters. Staff very attentive and friendly. Best fillet steak I have had in Wales.

Thank peter w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant has a pleasant interior, nice ambience, waiters were very attentive. However, the food was very disappointing. I ordered Pizza House Special (sausage, chilies, spinach & olives topped with an egg). The base was very hard to cut let alone to chew and tasted like...More

1  Thank Mumineks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here. I found the serving staff to be condescending. The prices were reasonable, however the quality of my dish, the lasagne was very sub-par, with a bland sauce and undercooked sheets of pasta - I wouldn't be surprised if it was just reheated...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my wife for dinner this evening after a hard fortnight of caring for her sick father. I can safely record that both of us enjoyed our evening meal, The food was excellent as was the service by the staff. Well done!

Thank Llandoverian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was so tasty and came really quickly and we were a large group Meat balls were awesome and so was the pasta No a crumb left on my plate Only issue was my friend was in a wheelchair so no access for her to...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Ab fab it never changes excellent meal reasonably priced Only difference was a very charming italian waiter Highly recommended

Thank gerald B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

What a fantastic place to eat. We called in prior to going to the theatre for a matinee showing. From the time we entered it was excellent. Staff were friends and welcoming and the inside is lovely . We chose from the 2 courses for...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great Italian with superb staff and great location. Always happy to accommodate any requests where they can and good choice of pasta and pizaa dishes as well as the normal Italian classics.

Thank Lloyd J
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6 July 2015|
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Response from Lyndsay V |
They had nothing they could offer me for dessert when I went last weekend, very disappointing, though the sea bass was cooked without flour - that's all I had.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$63
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Windsor Place | Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff CF10 3BX, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2022 9697
Valentino's Restaurant oozes style and fine Italian dining to grace any occasion. Our freshly prepared food, using daily deliveries of meat, fish and vegetables plus only the very best Italian olive oil, helps the chef create superb Italian cuisine which captures the essential flavours of traditional Italian food.As we are located in Windsor Place in Cardiff, we are a popular lunch time and pre-theatre venue. Our 2 course special set menu (available until 7:30pm), which offers a tempting selection of Italian dishes for only £11.95. We also have an extensive al la carte menu. At Valentino's Italian Restaurant we keep you warm and cosy in the winter and provide air conditioning in the summer, ensuring that dining with us is always a pleasant experience.Our ground floor can accommodate up to 75 covers, we also have a function room which can accommodate up to 35 covers and has its own private bar.
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