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The Italian Way

157 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
+44 29 2039 6980
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (14 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
“gnocchi” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
157 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here to celebrate an engagement in a large group had a great evening, staff were friendly and attentive and went out of their way to ensure the night was a great one! Will be returning as the food was just as good as the...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I ordered food to be delivered from The Italian Way...a 10 inch pepporoni pizza and a canelloni spinaci. The food arrived promptly however the pizza turned out to be quite small...7inches small :( tasted nice but no way 10 inches and not...More

Thank Sahar F
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited here 10th of January, ordered the Polpotte, the lamb ravioli and tiramisu Amazing food and amazing service. Our server Mandy was attentive and hospitable, nothing was too much! Great value. Would definitely recommend and intend on coming back!

Thank AliMilli8
Reviewed January 5, 2018

I was invited to join an organisation's Christmas party and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The whole place was buzzing. The food was amazing, service good and the staff are friendly and helpful. You can even bring a bottle (or two) of your own wine and...More

Thank PatriceCardiff
Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is your typical Italian mid range restaurant. Based near the centre of Cardiff everything is clean, traditional and authentic. The atmosphere was pleasant with around 2/3rds full seating. The clientele were all well behaved, well presented and created a warmly environment. Our waitress was...More

Thank Tim I
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

My colleague had a leaving meal here, and as usual we had an amazing meal. Alfonso (the chef) cooked the best steak I have ever had! Cooked to perfection. We all had a great evening. Thanks again 🥩

Thank Nic K
Reviewed December 2, 2017

This was our fourth visit to this charming restaurant and once again we were not disappointed.The ambience in the restaurant is lovely, warm, inviting and the delicious aroma of fine food.The service, as always, was excellent and the food absolutely delicious.We will be visiting again...More

Thank welshpaul2016
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Yes this may seem early for a Christmas meal but this was when most of us could make it. Let’s get this straight I’m not a person who would normally go to a Italian restaurant as I’m not a lover of this cuisine but I...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Food was perfectly acceptable and the bring your own wine is a nice touch, the atmosphere is relaxed... but the service is practically non existent. Can’t get a drink, and I don’t think anyone working there knows what a smile is. Wouldn’t avoid, but would...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed November 13, 2017

First time here and will definitely return. Part of a large group celebrating a birthday this weekend (11 November). Food excellent, piping hot and generous portions. Staff attentive and friendly. Looking forward to our next visit already! Recommended.

Thank password1Cardiff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2039 6980
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