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Mina Restaurant

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43 Crwys Road | Cathays, Cardiff CF24 4ND, Wales
029 2023 5212
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tonypandy, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food. Had the mixed meat meal with rice. Couldn't fault anything. Mina lamb is to die for, lamb is so tender and a really tasty sauce. Will be visiting again for sure!

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Thank Lindsey W
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After suffering an appalling experience at a local competitor Mina saved the day. Arrived late however we were accommodated excellent venue, staff very friendly, great menu, great food. Can't wait to return

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Thank stefanlamb2013
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181 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First visit to this restaurant which by my nosey standards is quite something. So went on a training course with work to Manchester and they supplied us with a Lebanese feast for lunch. Not one person said they didn't live the food. Reminiscing of the lunch i popped in on a Tuesday early evening with my partner. This place was... More 

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1 Thank Shameem A
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a delightful restaurant, with its cosy family atmosphere. Authentic artefacts decorated the dimly lit room. The Mezze on offer were a nice selection, not too many to confuse the theme. I had chicken shish kebab, and fatoush salad, both were delicious and generous portions. I couldn't finish it all and the staff were more than happy to box up... More 

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1 Thank Fiona S
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff amazing and really friendly. Always welcoming and ask after absent members of the group. Food is lovely and large portions. Intimate atmosphere. Recommend tiger prawns to start, Mina lamb for main and sticky toffee pudding to finish. All washed down with St Thomas White Wine.

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Thank sian D
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 11 of us there for a 60th Birthday and, rather than us ordering individual meals, we had a meze for us all, followed by each of us having a desert of our choice. Everyone said how they enjoyed the food and the sevice was really good. Just one minor thing missing, tap water available for everyone without asking.... More 

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Thank boardcell
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We were very warmly received at Mina on a busy Saturday evening. The food is absolutely delicious and plenty to eat for the price. We had a selection of Mezze and one main course to share between the two of us. Delicious!!

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Thank Hughdlb
South Wales
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Our first time to visit this restaurant. We were very pleased with the high standard of meals. The meat was really well cooked and very tasty.

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Thank valleyviewer66
Pinner, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

The food here was lovely, meat cooked nicely and good flavour. Overall meal was seasoned just right and not too salty like many Lebanese places I have been to. Atmosphere was nice though surprising quiet for a Friday night. Definitely good value for money, decent portions and service friendly.

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Thank gnow77
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Been through the menu here and it's all excellent with friendly service. Unassuming from the outside but the fare is excellent and the venue intimate without being pretentious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$24 - $31
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Crwys Road | Cathays, Cardiff CF24 4ND, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff>  > Cathays
  • Neighborhood: Cathays
  • Phone Number: 029 2023 5212

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