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Revolucion de Cuba

The Friary, Cardiff CF10 3FA, Wales
+44 29 2000 8444
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“tapas” (112 reviews)
“tacos” (10 reviews)
“burrito” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Bar, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
The Friary, Cardiff CF10 3FA, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Convenient location just off the main shopping street in Cardiff. We stopped by just after lunch for a drink and bite to eat. The atmosphere was lively and there is a good menu choice. Service was very slow which was the only real let down.

Thank Dices2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself & a friend stopped here to grab a bite to eat before attending a local festival. We was delightfully greeted and attended to quickly. It was of a quiet atmosphere.... initially anyway. When we was sat down in the restaurant part we admired the...More

Thank lil_gem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family went down for a meal after a long day in the city centre. There was no greeter when we arrived and did stand until we were greeted by a bartender who sat us down. Not to be a stickler for bad...More

Thank johnschwarz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Sunday, looked a bit empty from outside but the menu looked just what we wanted. On entering the place is great, amazing bar areas, lots of art and exotic details all around, great music. Lots of varied seating areas. We chose a...More

Thank Cheryl N
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cheryl N! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a really good night here in august we were staying at the travelodge which is almost next door,they had a little dancefloor everyone up dancing,and the atmosphere was really good they also had a ramp leading to bar and a disabled toilet , which...More

Thank anndrain66
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi anndrain66! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent straight...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on 30th Sept whilst staying in Cardiff for our 1st wedding anniversary. Perfect! Food was amazing - delicious pulled pork sandwich and onion rings that were huge and incredible. Service was excellent and fast. Comfortable sofas and great music. We will be visiting...More

Thank 2catbeth
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi 2catbeth! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent straight...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for lunch today after not visiting for over 12 months. Wow what a change. And all positive. Food was freshly prepared and all 12 of us had exactly what we ordered and served in very good time. So different from the old wait...More

Thank JaneD686
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi JaneD686! I'm so glad you have seen the improvement in our venue as we constantly strive to provide an Amazing Customer Experience every time here at Revolucion De Cuba! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here we would...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing cocktails; food was bit average but the decor and live music made experience very enjoyable. would mind visiting again for few drinks with the friendsMore

Thank Isneha
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Isneha! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent straight...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We were served by the lovely Ashleigh, who was super quick with our gorgeous cocktails. Food was really tasty and filling! Very quiet when we went but that’s how we like it. Will be back again when next in Cardiff. Thank you 🙏More

Thank SotonFran
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi SotonFran! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent straight...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

I came here with my Mum before watching a show. We chose from the lunch menu with the offer 2 course's for £10 something, I had the burger & passion fruit & mango cheesecake they had ran out of mango topping which was not a...More

Thank Lauren T
Sengagh C, Manager at Revolucion de Cuba, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lauren T! As a thank you for such a great response to your experience here at Revolucion De cuba we would like to provide you with some complimentary drinks vouchers! If you could send your full address to cardiff@revoluciondecuba.com we will get them sent...More

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Samnoodle
October 13, 2017|
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Response from HollyHin | Reviewed this property |
I think so! It seems to be on most days.
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l10ube
September 27, 2017|
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Response from cerysrevoluciond2017 | Property representative |
Hi Paul, We do not have any cakes here, However we can offer you a Birthday drink with a sparkler :) All you need to do is inform the waitress when you arrive. Many thanks Cerys Morgan Sales and Events Manager
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Riley5678
April 5, 2016|
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Response from Ash_Sharpe | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we have live music every Saturday at 6pm! Hopefully see you soon! Ash Sharpe Deputy Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Friary, Cardiff CF10 3FA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2000 8444
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Description
Situated on The Friary in the bustling heart of Cardiff, Revolución de Cuba opened in March 2012. Go all Hemingway in the luxurious Havana Bar or take a seat for full table service. And, whether you're looking for a quiet coffee, dinner with friends or a chance to dance the night away to a fantastic live band, you're guaranteed that we'll be kicking it Cuban-style.
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