On a Monday, it’s all about hip-hop and R&B, gin ‘n’ juice and starting the week right. Drinks are dirt cheap here and you can wear whatever you want. It can get really busy, particularly around the start of term, so be sure to get tickets in advance or get there early. You should be fine if you turn up before 11.30pm.
Venue Name: Buffalo
Contact: 02920 310312
Address: 11 Windsor Place, Cardiff CF10 3BY
Tickets: £3 before 11.30pm, £4 after
The Fest at Glam
Forget #throwbackthursday and throw it back on a Monday at The Fest with old school tunes and £1.50 drinks. Again, wear whatever you fancy and keep an eye out for special celebrity guests.
Venue Name: The Fest at Glam
Contact: 02920 229311
Address: 2 Greyfriars Road, Cardiff CF10 3AD
House Party at Pryzm
Imagine a house party and multiply it by a million. Think mega cheap drinks, house/electro/chart music and the occasional celebrity host. That’s exactly what you get at the aptly named House Party.
Venue Name: House Party at Pryzm
Contact: 02920 233854
Address: Greyfriars Road, Cardiff CF10 3DP
Rules of Play at Tiny Rebel
Hosted by Rules of Play (Cardiff’s number one games store), here you can play whatever you like from a massive collection of hand-picked games. There are old classics and new favourites, plus the team change things up every week. Tiny Rebel (previously Urban Tap House) is really close to Cardiff Central. Grab a beer and some grub while you play.
Venue Name: Rules of Play at Tiny Rebel
Contact: 02920 399557
Address: 25 Westgate Street, Cardiff CF10 1DD
Tickets: Just pay £3 on the night to play
10 Feet Tall
For a change of pace on a Monday night, kick back with the sounds of new singers and songwriters, cocktails, grub and a chilled atmosphere. It’s perfect if you fancy doing something after shopping, if you want to hang out with a mate or if you’re out for date night.
Venue Name: 10 Feet Tall
Contact: 02920 228883
Address: 11a-12 Church Street, Cardiff CF10 1BG
Pre-drinks are messy. If you can’t be bothered to hold them because you fear the aftermath, head to the beloved Woody for Quids In. Most drinks are £1, which is wonderful and lethal at the same time.
Venue Name: The Woodville
Contact: 02920 397859
Address: 1-5 Woodville Road, Cardiff CF24 4DW
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