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As someone who will pick an old school pub over a wine bar every time my wife and I called in after having a meal in the bay and I loved the place, friendly locals and funny staff, well he wasn't as funny as he...More
This pub was pointed out on an Cardiff tour by the Big Bus. The Packet has been part of Cardiff Bay's history since 1864, when it used to be a hotel for sailors visiting the docks. I thought it would make for a interesting stop...More
Very comfortable, welcoming pub. Great music, local characters and excellent beer.
First taste of Brain's smooth dark. Where have you been all my life ?
It wasn't that busy and I watched the barman busy himself cleaning mirrors and windows while looking after the punters....More
if your looking for a low key local pub, this is just for you. with all the variety of cocktail bars & restaurants near by, if you just want a good local pub with no frills ( and not a hefty price tag) then go...More
On a warm summers day most pubs in the Bay were packed and overcrowded. We found The Packet and got a seat in the small beer garden. So glad we found this place and not sure why some of the other, absolutely soulless places were...More