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The Deck

20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
+44 29 2115 0385
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cupcakes” (266 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I brought a friend here for her birthday after seeing photos of the cupcakes on Facebook and having a feeling they would be amazing - and they were!! The afternoon tea was delicious with so much food that we both took some home, and for...More

Thank ashmannie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for the first time today. Wow! Best afternoon tea I've ever had! The cupcake selection Was amazing, lovely fresh sandwiches and beautiful clotted cream scones with fresh fruit. Pretty decor and great staff. I've been to around 30 afternoon teas and this was deffo...More

Thank ClareParryPerry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot thank the Deck enough for the amazing afternoon tea they provided today for myself and 17 of my friends and family. I was lucky enough to win this in a competition for the ultimate afternoon vintage tea party!! Wow and what a tea...More

Thank Sharronreilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to this beautiful coffee shop 💕 was invited by a friend for a afternoon tea she had won in a competition . Perfect surroundings beautiful decor and crockery I was in my element 😁 cupcakes in a million different flavours and food was...More

1  Thank carolwhite1601
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this cafe on several occasions but on this visit they surpassed themselves, one of my friends treated me to their afternoon tea for my birthday. It was far and away the best afternoon tea I have had. My friend ordered vegetarian for...More

1  Thank Anne M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Popped in for a quick cake fix for some visitors and was not disappointed. Huge selection of cakes and staff were really knowledgable about each flavour to help meet the requirements of my fussier guests.

Thank IanCarpentry
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We recently visited The Deck and had a wonderful afternoon tea for my friends baby shower. There were 23 of us and were sat downstairs where they have a private room for big parties (up to 30 I think) which was lovely. We had plenty...More

1  Thank JSim0
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We chose this place to celebrate my sister's baby shower yesterday's afternoon. The whole booking procedure went very smoothly, as Debra is a lovely person to deal with. The seating for 10 of us + 3 babies was prepared perfectly! On the top of that,...More

Thank kk060491
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Let me set the scene for you... I'd forgotten to organise something for our anniversary, text the "tea hotline" frantically trying to redeem myself with a surprise afternoon tea for my wife. Of course, all weekends are fully booked for months so I was starting...More

Thank Cara J
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Can’t say too much. Food, coffee and servo e all exceptional. An amazing cup cake for less than any other boring and predictable chain cafe and big enough to take a bit home! Try the Salted Caramel! Thee are lots of places to eat and...More

1  Thank Lisa S
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Sarah W
September 1, 2018|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Hello! Street parking is available...but tricky to find Nearby public car parks within a few minutes walking distance are : Mermaid Quay or near St Davids Hotel
simon m
April 23, 2018|
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Response from ChiefBakeologist | Property representative |
Yes we sell vouchers! They can be bought in the shop or message us for a payment link
Emma P
February 25, 2018|
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Response from foxandpearl |
Hello Emma! We don’t have a vegan option on our afternoon tea menu..however, when we have had vegan guests in tea bookings often a choice is made form our brilliant salad options or a bespoke meal from our kitchen. You can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Harrowby Street | Ocean House, Cardiff CF10 5GA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2115 0385
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We are a multi award winning independent family run Coffee House and Cakery located in the beautiful Cardiff Bay, South Wales. Passionate about freshly prepared food, delicious coffee and home baked cake! Warm welcome to all!
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