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13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
+44 29 2034 4044
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent little find in the middle of Cardiff. Busy and a very hot evening in Cardiff, thankfully we had booked ahead! Beautifully cooked food and very attentive service. Will go back.

Thank Cath070
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been in Casanova for the first time, my friend has recommed to me to visit this restaurant. I have tried a lot of italian restaurant here in Cardiff and the most just disappointed me. I was sure just a couple of them were...More

Thank Dario S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend took us here whilst we were on a visit to Cardiff and we were not disappointed. The modest restaurant boasts excellent service and food - delicious

Thank DMF500
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was the first time we visited. Right from the moment we walked through the door we were all made very welcome. We had lunch from the set menu which was extremely good. This is great little place with a relaxed atmosphere. We will all...More

Thank Armagnac123
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with friends. I've been here a number of times and it never fails to impress. The food is always delicious and different to the usual Italian fare. I love it and will definitely be back.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had not been there in over a year. The menu had changed and the chef created incredible masterpieces from starters to mains. I literally did not want to miss a drop of the sauces used in the pork belly starter with the most lush drops...More

Thank DenisinWales
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Superb food from a small but super efficient, visible kitchen. Wine rather over-priced but staff very friendly in a nice intimate atmosphere

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Always enjoy this place , very good food and set menu at lunch reasonably priced, though not cheap. Actually nearly didn't get there as the phone rang and rang before been picked up (pet hate, they don't answer phones they don't get business)...but more about...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The point here is the food. Fresh ingredients beautifully prepared. The service is charming and friendly and the overall experience is of a good meal out. It's not fast food, it's fresh. It's not massive portions, it's well balanced and all about the taste. The...More

Thank welshtraveller09
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Wife's Sjögren’s means she only likes the taste of rosé wine these days. The only bottle on the wine list was £20! That said she really enjoyed her meal. We had a special running for April called assaggi (basically small portions like tapas). We both...More

Thank PipeTheStill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Quay Street, Cardiff CF10 1EA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2034 4044
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