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Puccini - CLOSED

120 Albany Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3RU, Wales
02920 493031
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Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Description: I am awaiting confirmation from you regarding this superb restauraunt.I am dissapointed you have not yet got back to me.Regards Paul Horrell

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English first
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I went today and the windows and doors were boarded up, it is obviously having building work completed. I am not sure if it will come back as Puccini's

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Turned up on spec before a gig at The Globe to find it in darkness and looking sorry for itself. Perhaps not surprising given some of the reviews. Lots of other places to eat nearby though so didn't starve!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

We had rather a disappointing evening here. The waitress was very rude and quite obviously fed up. The food was average, definitely overpriced for the quality. I would probably have given this restaurant a second chance as the owners seemed very pleasant, however the grumpy waitress has certainly put us off.

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Cardiff
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

I went here with friends, the service was poor, incredibly slow and not very friendly. Everyone in our party of 6 said the food was average, with one person ordering a plain pizza, with olives and mushrooms (ie vegetarian!) and after eating a quarter pepperoni was discovered under the cheese!! the lack of apology was startling, although another pizza was... More 

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South Wales
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

Have been numerous times before and have never had a bad experience. Last night was no difference - we go there as our daughter loves the tappas. Good food and service, very enjoyable. No hessitation in recommending.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012 via mobile

Very nice restaurant that is easy to overlook due to its location. The Mussels in Saffron and cream starter was as good as it sounds, just lacking some bread to mop up the sauce at the end. My Lamb main was delicious- long thin slivers of fillet, served with chilli dipping sauce that was packed with flavour, although a bit... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012 via mobile

Went here on recommendation from a friend. Tapas to start was nice but the main course was really disappointing. The lamb was tough and chewy and the rice was hard and stuck together, must of been microwaved. I don't mind paying out for a nice bottle of wine but £16.95 for a bottle of Gallo is a bit ridiculous! There... More 

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Wales
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

You'll always have a warm welcome at Puccinis. We've eaten here many times over the years and they always offer really tasty Mediterranean food well cooked. Their choice of tapas is very extensive. I wish more people would support this place as it is an asset to the area. They also accept Gourmet Society, Tasting Card, Invitation Card etc so... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

My husband and I really love this restaurant. The best tapas...we always go for spanish potatoes, hullimi and hummus(the best i have ever tasted). I love the Lebanese pizza...so lush. Staff always friendly and helpful.

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wales
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153 reviews 153 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

we went here with a gourment card offer , its not the sort of place we would normally go as outside looks a bit of a mess and the interior decor is not great, however the food especially the tapas were good and tasty, clean toilets , friendly staff, beef dishes a bit over cooked, overall pretty good

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Additional Information about Puccini

Address: 120 Albany Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3RU, Wales
Phone Number: 02920 493031
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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