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Lab 22

22 Caroline Street, Cardiff CF10 1FG, Wales
+44 29 2039 9997
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Excellent!

Had a wonderful evening here. Great drinks and great service, and not stupidly expensive. Had a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Emily D
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Cocktail making fun

Elliot made our night! Really informative and fun. He and the other staff were such a laugh and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wightwarren
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In the heart of the city centre, tucked away on Caroline street, come and find one of Cardiff's best cocktail scenes. Established in 2012, Lab 22 has been at the forefront of cocktail innovation and technology for over five years. Championing local culture and great drinks.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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22 Caroline Street, Cardiff CF10 1FG, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful evening here. Great drinks and great service, and not stupidly expensive. Had a great live band on, so the atmosphere was brilliant. Will definitely be back!

1  Thank Emily D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Elliot made our night! Really informative and fun. He and the other staff were such a laugh and really made us feel welcome. The cocktail making was good fun, surprisingly educational and resulted in some very tasty concoctions.

1  Thank wightwarren
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well what a nice little club we stumbled upon on the weekend. A cosy place perfect for couples that like to sit, chat and drink with a good atmosphere. The most amazing cocktails I've tried. Bar staff were brilliant and also our waitress - thank...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to be taken to this little hidden gem for a beautifully innovated cocktail tasting course that Max had put together and paired with dishes to compliment the courses. We were welcomed so warmly from the outset and sat to the bar...More

2  Thank Emma W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for some drinks after work and what a fantastic venue! Treated by the attentive host Laura we sat in the secret garden for a few well deserved drinks will definitely be returning to try some of the fantastic looking cocktails

1  Thank Mi7ch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I were looking for an open bar to have a nice drink before heading back from a gig. We couldn't have ended in a better place. The doorman was so nice and recommend us to have a look inside. The drinks, which...More

1  Thank Monica G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to the wonderful Laura Simmonds and her team for the superior service Your knowledge of mixology and the cocktails 🍸 on offer was excellent Felt the need to write this review because of how welcoming and friendly you all were Thoroughly enjoyed our...More

1  Thank sianbranson
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an beautiful date night at lab 22 such a lovely bar with amazing cocktails had an absolulute ball with my partner and such great staff Laura was a great help , would definately recommend this place too all cocktail lovers, I'll be back soon

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in on Friday night. It was so good we booked in for the tasting menu on the next evening. This is mixology on a different level. The classics are classic but what really shines are the unique innovations. Cocktails with flavours, textures, stories and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My night starts at a pub where I have a couple of nice pints of cider, the I got to lab22 after having a roll of sushi. Then it takes a step up. I ask for a rum tasting drink, and they give me something...More

Thank Alex S
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tainasorriso
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Steph B | Reviewed this property |
It’s mainly cocktails but if you ask the bartenders they will try to do anything that suits you best
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sl1nky1439
March 22, 2018|
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Response from Raphael R | Reviewed this property |
£7-8... but can go higher price depending on what you want.
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