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2 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ, Wales
+44 29 2066 7705
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (124 reviews)
“kebab” (143 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ, Wales
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1 - 10 of 1,208 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were in Cardiff shopping and decided to go to the Madeira for the set lunch For £10.95 for two courses it is outstanding value The staff were all very happy and attentive Will definitely return

Thank marinagirl2017
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time here for many of the party. We all had the mixed skewers which didn’t disappoint, plenty for everyone. Friendly waiters who made everyone feel welcome. Will definitely be going back.

Thank DarrenH1556
Reviewed 3 days ago

First time here and definitely won't be the last! It looks nothing special from outside, but once you step inside, you're immediately in a different world. We felt like we were on holiday (in Portugal!). The lunch menu was £10.95 and the options considerable. Garlic...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Birthday meal; won't bore you all with the food we ate like some do (zzzzzzz!) !! The important points are my friends have been coming here for around 20 years as well as eating out in many other places -THEY KEEP COMING BACK! That says...More

Thank Caliente62
Reviewed 4 days ago

As usual great food and a great relaxing atmosphere with great service. Excellent crayfish starter followed by absolutely beautiful monkfish. Why is there no selection of Portuguese beers on draft instead of relying on small bottles of Sagres?

Thank amrwalsh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Portuguese restaurant is located in the city center. It has spacious dining rooms, so it is a good option for parties and gathering. The atmosphere is a bit hectic and noisy, perhaps not ideal for a romantic dinner. They serve a wide range of...More

Thank lormiuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always been put off by the 2 seatings this restaurant used to insist on but they have become a little more flexible now. Able to chose a time of our choice for my wifes birthday & the food did not disappoint. The hanging meat kebabs...More

1  Thank Andju301209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We picked this based on the reviews on TA as we were staying at the Premier Inn about 100m away. We would probably not have picked it by walking past it but looks are deceiving. This restaurant has an authentic and friendly atmosphere. A very...More

Thank 2-ERLS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancée and I come here regularly, we have always been impressed. The food is delicious and the staff are amazing! Especially on Valentine’s Day, they always give a rose and make a fuss. We will always be back, thank you

Thank Scissors1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in August with my partner. Had the prawns and ribs to start, then monkfish skewers and fillet steak for main. Food and drinks were delicious and certainly will not disappoint. Ambience lovely and very cosy and authentic. Only criticism is that the starter arrived...More

Thank Emily B
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Questions & Answers
Alison W
10 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SadeHarford | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I'd give the restaurant a ring just to check what they have as there wasn't that many alcohol drinks :-)
4 November 2016|
Response from Garro47 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know sorry Give them a ring, they are very helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff CF10 2HJ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2066 7705
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