Indulge your senses at one of the city's most unique bars, where illicit cocktails lie at the heart of the menu. Found off the beaten track, The Dead Canary serves only the finest in handcrafted sips in cosy surroundings, with regular live music sessions to soundtrack your evening.
Cool and Quirky Bars in Cardiff
From elusive secret speakeasies through to bold and beautiful cocktail havens, this city really has a colourful bunch of places to drink. Whether you're looking for a first date, group adventure or special occasion treat, our guide to cool and quirky bars in Cardiff will have you sipping theatrical cocktails, grazing on sublime dishes and letting it all go on the dancefloor.
A real party spot whatever the weather, this lively bar in Cardiff city centre is bringing you BBQ feasts, bar-top dancing and banging drinks every night of the week. One for those who are looking for something a little different for their big night, this spot has got fun-factor alright.
If you're looking for something a little different for your next girls night out in Cardiff, look no further than Gin And Bake. This gorgeous Mermaid Quay bar is sure to live up to its reputation for perfectly blended concoctions and Insta-worthy interiors.
A tried and tested classic cocktail bar, Dirty Martini Cardiff serves up some of the best mixes in the city, making it a must for date nights, pre-drinks and group outings. Settle into the bar's Insta-worthy interiors, where cracking happy hour deals and stunning afternoon teas await.
Offering some of the most innovative cocktails in Cardiff, this gorgeous Castle Quarter bar and restaurant is taking your drinking experience to the next level. Their concoctions run from molecular mix-ups of your favourite classic cocktails to a full menu of augmented reality offerings.
Looking for wild nights and even wilder cocktails? One of the most unique bars in Cardiff and here for all your mixology needs, join Revolucion De Cuba in the heart of The Friary for killer sips, salsa nights, tapas-style dining and a roster of regular events.
Looking for one of the best hidden bars in Cardiff? The Blind Tiger is a lair of speakeasy interiors and prohibition inspired cocktails. Secretive, interesting and elusive, this bar is a top spot on Saturday nights, offering revellers an experience to remember.
Looking for a unique place to drink in Cardiff? Lab 22 screams luxury with its menu of innovative cocktail creations, which are sure to add a dash of drama to your night out. That's not all though, as this party palace will have you letting loose on the dancefloor to live music.
Feast on pizza and great drinks at this groovy cocktail joint. With sleek botanical-inspired interiors, and plenty of beetle-inspired artwork, it's one of the best bars in the city to get sink hours into, with a menu of classic concoctions that have been given a cheeky makeover.