30th Birthday in Cardiff

You’ve hit the big 3-0 and now it’s time to grow up, right? Well, not exactly, as you can take getting older one of two ways: either you have a sophisticated night out with your pals for your 30th birthday in Cardiff, or you go full-out fun times. Whichever route you choose, we’ve got choices for you, from posh restaurants to late night clubs, here’s our recommended list of places to go in Cardiff on your 30th birthday.

Last updated on 30th April 2021




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The Dead Canary

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If you're looking for a more intimate place in Cardiff for your 30th Birthday party, The Dead Canary is the place for you. This dark and atmospheric bar inside a Grade II-listed building will not only impress your friends with the interiors, but their carefully crafted cocktails created with ingredients made in-house will blow them away. As its table service only, you and a small group of friends and family can sit back, be served and maybe catch a live music act or two.

Be At One Cardiff

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If you're looking for a 30th Birthday Bar in Cardiff with a buzzing atmosphere and great drinks at an affordable price, you can't go wrong with Be At One. Their expert mixologists can whip you up something from their long and tasty list of cocktails, all while you sit in a cool bar made of exposed bricks and neon lights. Once you feel ready, why not use all those years of dancing and take to the dancefloor?

Dirty Martini Cardiff

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If leaving your 20s has made you crave the finer things in life, Dirty Martini can offer just that. With an impressive cocktail list consistently delivering on great flavours in a sleek cocktail bar environment, you and your friends won't even begin to miss the dive bars of your twenties. With regular DJ nights allowing you to storm the dance floor and infamously long Happy Hours, Dirty Martini might just have the full package for a 30th Birthday party in Cardiff.

Sometimes, all you want for your birthday dinner in Cardiff is a really, really good meal. That's exactly what you'll get at Mint and Mustard, offering up a selection of delicious Keralan-inspired dishes and tonnes of charm under one roof. Whether your group goes for their tasting menu to share together or even book yourself in for a cooking class, you're bound to leave with a happy stomach here.

With exposed brickwork, painted murals and South American charm, you don't get many restaurants more fun than Vivo Latino. Their menu is packed with dishes hailing from Mexico to Peru, with influences from Spanish tapas, making the whole experience a tasty and fun thing to do on your 30th Birthday. Round that off with a delicious roster of handmade cocktails and you've got yourself a real present.

As the city's leading authority in authentic French food, Chez Francis is one of the more charming places to go in Cardiff on your 30th Birthday. Expect Parisian romance in the form of rich dark tables, rustic European flourishes and a menu packed with delicious dishes. Your friends will be more than impressed with the menu here, with mouth-watering plates like sirloin steak with parmentier potatoes on offer.