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Park House

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20 Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3DQ, Wales
+44 0292 022 4343
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: A venue unique to Wales, the Park House offers stylish and elegant...
A venue unique to Wales, the Park House offers stylish and elegant surroundings to provide the perfect space for entertaining and socialising in an atmosphere of understated luxury in the heart of Cardiff City. Park House prides itself on offering its customers a diverse choice of services – from its bars offering a collection of fine wines, champagnes and cocktails unparalleled in Wales, to its exceptional restaurant and private dining experiences. Team all this with the fantastic range of entertainment and monthly events and the Park House truly stands out as a venue unique to Wales. Housed in a magnificent Grade I listed building designed by William Burges, the building is considered to be a masterpiece in Gothic residential design. It is situated in one of the finest areas of South Wales, close to the Castle, City Hall, Law Courts, New Theatre, National Museum & Gallery and the Millennium Stadium.
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  • 247
    Excellent
  • 72
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Amazing food

We enjoyed a 7 course tasting menu with marching wines. This could have been a fairly stuffy affair as the restaurant exudes a certain hush, but our sommelier was great. He was knowledgeable and approachable allowing non wine buffs like ourselves to have a thoroughly informed and enjoyable visit... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
Millipedes
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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380 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed a 7 course tasting menu with marching wines. This could have been a fairly stuffy affair as the restaurant exudes a certain hush, but our sommelier was great. He was knowledgeable and approachable allowing non wine buffs like ourselves to have a thoroughly informed and enjoyable visit. The food was beautifully presented and delicious.

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wales
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165 reviews 165 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

My husband and I enjoyed a fabulous meal here last Friday. We opted for the 9 course Taster menu (normally £99 per person but we had a Living Social deal which meant it was £99 for the two of us - Bargain!!!) We also decided to go with the matched wines. I am not in any way shape or form... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Enjoyed a meal for two with my wife as a result of a gift through Living Social - 2 for 1 - 7 course taster menu, normally £69pp. First thing to say is that on these type of things I normally feel as though we're on a cheapie and get treated accordingly. That was not the case here. Firstly we... More 

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Cardiff, UK
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Booked a table for an anniversary dinner on the 7 course tasting menu (using a Travelzoo voucher). Have eaten here before and previously found the courses came a bit too quickly so asked for it to be slowed down. Staff more than happy to accommodate. The food was stunning, some of the best I've ever eaten. The highlight was the... More 

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Boncath
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The tasting menu is the best I have had. Great flavours match by first rate presentation. The staff made us feel very welcome.

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Cardiff
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

When I was looking for somewhere to take my mum for Mother's Day the Park House menu stood out amongst all the ones I had looked at. It also came highly recommended by a work colleague so it was somewhere I had been looking to go to for a while. I can safely say we weren't disappointed and my mum... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I went to this restaurant on Valentines Day and had their 7 course menu with matched wine. It was an excellent experience. Food tastes fabulous, wines are carefully selected and staff are friendly. Could do with a better selection of Desserts.

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Newport, Wales
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I visited Park House after the Wales v Ireland game. We arrived about an hour early but this was no problem and after a quick drink we sat down for our meal. As usual the service was excellent and the food for a set menu equally so. There is a wonderful wine list and we chose a... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I had a great surprise 50th Birthday on the 12th March. We were well looked after by Adam. A very extensive wine list , a superb a la carte menu . Excellent service , magnificent architecture and brilliant food. An outstanding culinary experience

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cardiff
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142 reviews 142 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Recently sampled their nine course taster menu and iconic wine matches. All of the courses were beautifully presented and the course explained by the waiting staff. In my opinion the starters and mains were more memorable, but there was nothing wrong with the last two courses either. We opted to splurge by selecting the Iconic wine pairings and all of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20 Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 0292 022 4343

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 58 - 95
  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Doing business

Description

A venue unique to Wales, the Park House offers stylish and elegant surroundings to provide the perfect space for entertaining and socialising in an atmosphere of understated luxury in the heart of Cardiff City. Park House prides itself on offering its customers a diverse choice of services – from its bars offering a collection of fine wines, champagnes and cocktails unparalleled in Wales, to its exceptional restaurant and private dining experiences. Team all this with the fantastic range of entertainment and monthly events and the Park House truly stands out as a venue unique to Wales. Housed in a magnificent Grade I listed building designed by William Burges, the building is considered to be a masterpiece in Gothic residential design. It is situated in one of the finest areas of South Wales, close to the Castle, City Hall, Law Courts, New Theatre, National Museum & Gallery and the Millennium Stadium.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?