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.

Garlands Eatery and Coffee House

) #5 of 66 Coffee & Tea in Cardiff #105 of 1,008 Places to Eat in Cardiff ££ - £££ Cafe, British,
4 Duke Street Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1AZ, Wales
+44 29 2066 6914
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“cakes” (45 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Cafe, British, Welsh, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
4 Duke Street Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1AZ, Wales
Write a Review
Reviews (404)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 394 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very cut little place right across the road from Cardiff Castle. Good variety on the menu and tasty food. Horribly weak coffee unfortunately. Service polite and prompt.

Thank RSTravel
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had an enjoyable breakfast stop here whilst wandering around the arcades of Cardiff. Nice selection of breakfast options at reasonable prices served by friendly staff in a pleasant environment. Lunch menu looked good too!

Thank RealHoltyboy
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I've been to Garlands many times. It's tucked away in the high street arcade near the castle entrance. The coffee is really good. The food has always been very tasty, my personal favourite is the eggs blackstone. On the negative side the service can be...More

Thank HannahKate86
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the coffee house twice in two days due to a suburb experience. Excellent breakfast menu which is served all day. Everything cooked well and all around us we making positive sounds! Burgers and other meals also available - vegetarian meals also available.

Thank Markaustin3733
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A fab little place for a cup of tea and a cake or a full meal. I had the most delicious warm scone and a pot of everyday tea but many others were eating much larger meals. Very friendly and comfortable. They could enlarge the...More

Thank Debra W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I come here for breakfast whenever I visit Cardiff and regularly recommend it to friends and colleagues who stay in Cardiff and they aren't disappointed either. The staff are friendly and there is a great chilled atmosphere inside. Great choice of food and drink. The...More

Thank Nat E
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We happened across this place on a Saturday morning and what a find. People were very friendly and a great chilled atmosphere inside. It reminded me of a Paris cafe but the service was friendly! Great choice of food and drink and we found the...More

Thank MontyCheltenham
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

If you like the Engilish breakfast best place to go... Nice,small,friendly restaurant.The food was very good...

Thank didar o
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We've been regulars in Garlands for a few years now and they could always be relied on for a good breakfast. My parter and I went in for breakfast since it has changed hands and although the breakfast was nice, it's previously high standards have...More

Thank Caru_hydd
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I had the mumbles breakfast - lovely lava bread pancakes and black pudding. If you are looking for something friendly that mixes tradition with brunch style food

Thank Belinda M
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Citta
1,453 reviews
.06 miles away
The Real Italian Pizza Co
754 reviews
.06 miles away
New York Deli
442 reviews
.04 miles away
Bwyta Bwyd Bombai (3B’s) Ltd
60 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Cardiff Castle
4,423 reviews
.10 miles away
Indoor Market
161 reviews
.11 miles away
Castle Quarter Arcade
48 reviews
.08 miles away
Firing Line - Cardiff Castle Museum of the Welsh Soldier
49 reviews
.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Garlands Eatery and Coffee House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Duke Street Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1AZ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2066 6914
  • 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