The Dead Canary


Escape. Relax. Eat. Enjoy. TDC.

The Dead Canary is your fix from the mundane, been there done that nightlife that holds Cardiff to Ransom. Our extensively trained and prize winning staff, are on hand during the entirety of your visit to make sure you have the best experience imaginable. Cocktails with ingredients made in our lab, situated in the upper floors of this Grade 2 listed building, are the best you'll find in Wales. It's seating only, and you'll be waited on attentively; giving you more time to soak up everything going on.

Live music spans the weekend, and is in-keeping with the style and atmosphere the venue oozes. A Jazz/Folk/50's cluster of tunes await you when every varying band steps up. Pre and post, you can expect a decadent mix of songs through the ages. 


Bookings Policy

We recommend booking in advance to guarantee your table as space is limited. There is a deposit required for bookings of 6 or more. There is strictly no standing, so you need to have a table.


  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • None
  • Casual


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 0:00 Private Hire Only.
Tuesday 17:00 0:00 Private Hire Only.
Wednesday 17:00 0:00 Private Hire Only.
Thursday 17:00 0:00
Friday 17:00 2:00
Saturday 16:00 2:00
Sunday 17:00 0:00



The Dead Canary, Barrack Lane, CF10 2FR


City Centre


  • Cuisine

    This venue serves Bar Snacks food.

Private Hire

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