Cool and Quirky Bars in Cardiff

Elusive and hidden, or loud and brash, whatever it takes to make a bar, Cardiff has a blend of the best of them. From notorious speakeasy nooks and neon filled haunts, to elusive cocktail bars and themed nights out, check out our recommendations for the most cool and quirky bars in Cardiff and let your weird and wonderful side unfurl. 

Last updated on 7th August 2017

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Be At One Cardiff

285 user reviews

Can you remember the last time you had an ice-cream cocktail? An Oreo themed cocktail? It doesn't matter if you can't, as there's one cool bar in Cardiff here to help you. Join Be At One not only for unusual drinks but some of the best happy hours in the city. 

Happily Affordable ££

Ten Mill Lane

2 user reviews
Ten Mill Lane
2 for 1 cocktails and 1 other offer available.

One of the most unique bars in Cardiff, Ten Mill Lane is something of a hybrid hang-out in the city. Not only known for their creative cocktails and penchant for unusual flavours, they're also coming at you with some of the best partying and DJs in the bizz.

Happily Affordable ££

The Dead Canary

1 user reviews

Indulge your senses at one of the most unique bars in Cardiff as The Dead Canary boasts cocktails and leisure the likes you've never seen before. A stunning and elusive spot for quirky drinks and charming nights, let The Dead Canary be your guide on a night out in the city. 

Splash the Cash £££

Dirty Martini Cardiff

12 user reviews
Dirty Martini Cardiff
Happy Hour and 4 other offers available.

Part of the heralded Dirty Martini brand, Cardiff is the next plot for this notable name. Not only conjuring stunning cocktails with ingredients the likes you've never heard before, the interiors are not only swish, they're unique, sophisticated and undeniably enticing. 

Happily Affordable ££

10 Feet Tall

7 user reviews

Vintage interiors, antique wares and unadulterated charm is what makes 10 Feet Tall one of the best quirky bars in Cardiff. A brooding establishment that promises dinner and cocktails to boot, head on down for the plates but stay for the interiors and the atmosphere.

Happily Affordable ££

One of the most unique bars and restaurants in Cardiff, Moksh is a destination that comes with absolutely no apology. Hailed as one of the best Indian restaurants in the city, expect unusual creations, quirky cocktails and surprises at every turn.

Splash the Cash £££

Looking for one of the best hidden bars in Cardiff? A lair of speakeasy interiors and prohibition inspired cocktails? Then you've come to the right place. Secretive, interesting and elusive, head on down on Saturday nights for an experience to remember. 

Happily Affordable ££

The Cambrian Tap may be one of the most casual ways to drink in Cardiff, but that doesn't mean it isn't cool. Coming at you with some of the best craft beer in the business alongside rustic interiors, The Cambrian Tap is the perfect place to drink the afternoon away.

Happily Affordable ££

Looking for wild nights and even wilder cocktails? One of the most unique bars in Cardiff and here for all your mixology needs, join Rev De Cuba in the heart of The Friary not only for drinks to die for, there's salsa nights, tapas dining and cool interiors to boot.

Happily Affordable ££

Looking for a unique place to drink in Cardiff that screams with cocktail luxury and party charm? Don your finest outfit and head to the Lab. Not only are they pushing the boat out when it comes to cocktail creativity, they promise a fun-filled night of dancing to boot. 

Happily Affordable ££

Warehouse meets boozer at the ultimate quirky pub in Cardiff. Not only can you swell with the sweet taste, sights and sounds of craft beer and hearty taps, head on down to Tiny Rebel for late night partying, brimming burgers and plenty more.

Happily Affordable ££

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