Sunday Dinner in Cardiff
Sundays: Sleep until you're hungry; eat until you're sleepy

Here are the nine best places for a Sunday lunch in Cardiff and Cathays: the perfect way to end your week.


213 City Road, Cardiff CF24 3JD

Nut-roast at it’s best in this veggie heaven, in the heart of Cathays.

Cost: £10-£15

Perfect for: Veggies and vegans!

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: milgicardiff


3 Mill Lane, Cardiff CF101FL

Sharing platters offering bird, beef, glamorgan sausage and pork. Yum! 

Cost: £12-£15 each.

Perfect for: Just before your family, partner, or friend gets the train back from central on a Sunday. 

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: pitchcardiff

Anna Loka

114 Albany Road, Cardiff CF24 3RU

Cardiff’s first 100% vegan restaurant and an absolute paradise.

Cost: £7-£12

Perfect for: Veggie? Vegan? Allergies? Intolerance? This one’s for you.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: pitchcardiff

the potted pig

27 High Street, Cardiff CF10 1PU

Meat heaven in a gorgeous and central restaurant, offering a quality filled 2 courses for just £15 on a Sunday.

Cost: £15

Perfect for: A sophisticated and quality Sunday lunch in the centre of Cardiff.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: thepottedpig


35 St Mary Street, Cardiff CF101AD

Saag pie neer? Chilli Con Carne? Mix your traditional roast up with some delicious and inventive (or traditional) pies.

Cost: Around £10

Perfect for: Those wanting something in the centre of Cardiff, close to the train, and for tastes outside the box.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: pieminister

park plaza

Greyfriars Road, Cardiff CF10 3AL

Gorgeous, classy restaurant opposite Glam and Pryzym (where you may, or may not, have had classy nights).

Cost: £15-20

Perfect for: A special occasion, celebration, or if your parents are visiting.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: garethkthomas

Y Mochyn Du

Sophia Close, Cardiff CF119HW

Set in a lovely old pub in Sophia Gardens, Y Mochyn Du offers you a delicious Sunday lunch.

Cost: £8

Perfect for: Somewhere to finish a wander around Sophia Gardens in. If you’ve had someone visiting who is travelling with National Express, Y Mochu Du is right next to the Cardiff base.


Picture credit: 84_Riches

The Conway

Conway Hotel, 58 Conway Rd, Cardiff CF119NW

Your traditional Sunday lunch in a lovely, cosy pub in Pontcanna.

Cost: £12

Perfect for: Enjoying a delicious lunch after a day of exploring with comfy, fire side sofas that you won’t want to move from.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: stujw

The Glassworks

4 Wharton Street, Cardiff CF101AG

Somewhere different to try in the centre of town. 

Cost: £12

Perfect for: The meat eaters as there doesn’t appear to be a veggie option on the menu.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: charld22

The Lansdowne

71 Beda Rd, Canton, Cardiff CF51LX

Venture to up-and-coming Canton and enjoy a veggie or meaty delight.

Cost: £12

Perfect for: A “can’t go wrong” Sunday roast in this loved-by-locals spot.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: pipsays


Romilly Crescent, Cardiff CF11 9NP

Classic contemporary hidden deliciousness.

Cost: £15-£20

Perfect: Foodies who love sniffing out the best hidden spots.

Menu | Insta | Facebook

Image credit: missconfig

bayside brasserie 

Unit Upper 14, Mermaid Quay, Cardiff CF105BZ

Sophisticated dining with views over the bay, without a scary price. 

Cost: £10.95

Perfect for: A gorgeous Sunday roast whilst exploring the Bay

Menu | Insta

Image credit: amodernadventure


As always, holla if you taste somewhere that we need to know about. Snap and send to @myunibasics through Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook.

Keep exploring