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Vivo Latino

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
147 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
+44 29 2022 0636
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nachos” (16 reviews)
“churros” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Brazilian, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
147 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came to the restaurant for the first time, very impressed in summary. We arrived early to our reservation which was no issue, we were seates and served by a young new lady in conjunction with the other members of staff. We felt very looked after....More

Thank crevitz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Last minute decision, kids are at the grandparents and both feeling lazy in regards doing the cooking, a quick look on trip advisor brings up Vivo Latino. I have never been to a mexican because i used to feel why pay so much when you...More

Thank andrewh9662018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had wanted to try this restaurant, as my husband recommended it. Order the chicken burrito and when I cut into it it had clearly gone off. The waiter was apologietic and changed it, but would have expected a discount or a free drinkMore

Thank Anne H
147Manager, Manager at Vivo Latino, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. our team at vivo latino take pride and strive for the high standard in what we do. Beef and chicken tinga burritos are one of our best selling Latin dishes which are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally made it to Vivo Latino and so glad we did. Great Food and excellent service. Will be back soon!

Thank Salbo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal here with a friend. Food and cocktails were great. Staff couldn’t have been friendlier.

Thank Katherine N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Husband, son, daughter-in-law and I ate here last Saturday and had an amazing meal. Great to have a wide range of choice, particularly as my daughter-in-law is vegan and had no trouble with choice. Quality was excellent, from crab bon bobs, mini tacos and tempura...More

Thank JacquiandD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really impressed by the food. If you like Latin American cuisine, make an effort to come here rather than las iguanas. Service and quality of food was brilliant !

Thank NatashaL1538
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a midweek supper here, it was surprisingly busy for a Thursday evening, now I know why. The food was really good, we chose a lot of starters to eat tapas style, each dish was tasty and well cooked. I also had the churros for...More

Thank lowz1303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my son visited on the off chance mid week. Absolutely stunning food, the waiter was brilliant and explained everything that was on the menu. We left very full and very happy!!

Thank dwhitley008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Vivo Latino in late August, we'd found the restaurant online & planned to visit as we love South American food. We had a ginger beer float & the aguas frescas to drink, both were lovely. The aguas frescas has different flavour options, I had...More

Thank Alice C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2022 0636
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Vivo Latino is a South American Restaurant & Cocktail Bar in Cardiff presenting authentic tastes and a blend of Mexican, Brazilian, Cuban & Peruvian food & beverages in a contemporary style. It highlights on bold flavors, vibrant ingredients cook to perfection with Latin flair. Vivo Latino menu looks to fuse the colors, flavors and textures of South American dishes derived from fresh local produce. It offers an upmarket casual dinning experience in an unique ambience with excellent value for money.
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