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Pontcanna

Kings Road Yard
183A Kings Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9DF
Tel: 07786 513986
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Opening Times:
Wed 9am-3pm,
Thu-Sat 8.30am-4pm

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100% vegan 100% vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
Everything is vegan.

Price:
Contact them to check.

Comments: All vegan bakery which offers organic, artisan breads and pastries. These include sourdoughs, ciabattas, baguettes, rolls, seeded loaves, croissants and more.

Location:
In Kings Road Yard, next to The Lazy Leek vegan takeaway and Lufkins Coffee.

Vegan Takeaway

Kings Road Yard
183A Kings Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9DF
Tel: 029 20225270/07378 348075
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Opening Times:
Thu-Fri 11am-6pm,
Sat 11am-8pm,
Sun 11am-5pm

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100% vegan 100% vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
Everything is vegan.

Price:
£3-£7

Comments: Offer 100% vegan burgers and sides that are all homemade with a huge emphasis on flavour. They are as organic as possible using locally sourced ingredients. Sweet treat options can include brownies, doughnuts and baked cheesecake. All packaging is biodegradable. Lazy Leek Cakes is on Saturday from 9.30am-2pm and has gluten free, soy free and refined sugar free options.

Location:
The cabin situated on the right, near the entrance to Kings Road Yard.

Vegetarian Cafe

Pedal Power
Pontcanna Caravan Site
Off Dogo Street
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9JJ
Tel: 029 20390713
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sun 9.30am-3.30pm

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Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan
100% veggie 100% veggie

Number of Vegan dishes:
6 Breakfast Options, 2 Baked Potatoes,
4 Sandwiches, 2 Toasted Ciabatta,
3 Lunch Options, 1 Hot Pot,
1 Salad Bowl

Price:
Breakfast Options £1.20-£3.95,
Baked Potatoes £4.80,
Sandwiches/Toasted Ciabatta £4.50,
Lunch Options £3.50-£4.80,
Hot Pot/Salad Bowl £4.50-£5.50

Comments: The café at the HQ of cycling charity Pedal Power; it is totally vegetarian with many vegan options, listed below. It is highly recommended by vegans who have eaten here.
Breakfast: Porridge (spiced porridge made with their special blend of turmeric, cinnamon & cardamom topped with nuts & sprinkled with coconut sugar), toast & vegan spread, toast & jam (Welsh strawberry, Welsh raspberry, Welsh marmalade, peanut butter or Marmite), baked beans (served on toasted local bread), breakfast sausage sandwich (on thick cut local bread), scramble tofu on toast (can add mushrooms or tomatoes).
Baked potatoes: Sweet potato filled with butterbean hummus topped with dukkah, baked potato with baked beans & vegan cheese.
Sandwiches (served on local bread & with a side salad): Butterbean hummus & beetroot, mushroom pate & cucumber, sundried tomatoes, vegan pesto & spinach, vegan cheese with red onion & tomatoes.
Toasted Ciabatta (served on local bread & with a side salad): Roasted pepper & olive tapenade, vegan cheese & red onion.
Lunch: Farinata (a frittata style omelette made using chick pea flour, sautéed mushrooms & aioli), Welsh rarebit (grilled vegan cheese served with side salad), Cawl (tasty homemade cawl, see the board for the day’s options, served with local bread or sourdough).
Hot Pot: A curry, chilli or stew, served on rice or other grain (see the board for the day’s options).
Salad Bowl: See the display fridge for the day’s options.
There are a number of vegan cakes. Dairy free milk is available for hot drinks and milkshakes and they have vegan marshmallows and whipped cream to add to these. They also offer a suitable mango lassi.

Location:
Pedal Power is in the caravan park, just past Sophia Gardens.

Coffee Shop

186-188 Kings Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9DF
Tel: 029 20372055
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Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm,
Sat-Sun 10am-5pm

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Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
6+

Price:
Breakfast Dishes £4-£6.50,
Salads £4-£7S,
Sides 50p-£2,
Baguette/Sandwich £5

Comments: The menu labels vegan options. These consist of breakfast dishes served until noon and lunch options. The seasonal salad is always vegan and they have homemade vegan sausages and falafel. Vegan cakes are on offer. Soya and oat milks are available for hot drinks. Organic and vegan white and red wines are sold.

Location:
The top (furthest from Cowbridge Road) end of Kings Road.

Sophia Close
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9HW
Tel: 029 20371599
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sat noon-10pm,
Sun noon-9pm

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Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Starters & Small Plates, 1 Sandwich,
3 Mains, 4 Sides

Price:
Starters & Small Plates £3.50-£4.25,
Sandwich £5,
Mains £7.50-£9.25,
Sides £2.50-£3.50

Comments: The following items are labelled vegan on the menu.
Starters & small plates: Korean BBQ breaded tofu, Asian slaw & crushed peanuts, haricot & butterbean cassoulet with toasted bread, blistered Padron peppers.
Proper sandwiches (only on day menu Monday to Saturday): Avocado & roasted peppers (with sun-blushed tomato tapenade, olives & crisp lettuce).
Mains: Moroccan chickpea & cauliflower tagine (spiced chickpea, cauliflower & bean tagine with long grain rice, pomegranate seeds, fresh coriander & lime).
Salads: Roast squash & chickpea (baby gem lettuce, watercress, roasted red peppers, toasted pumpkin & sunflower seeds and a fresh garlic & lemon dressing).
Burgers: Vegan bean burger (avocado, beetroot & horseradish relish, tomato, lettuce and red onion served in ciabatta with garlic & hop salted skin-on fries).
Sides: Skin-on fries (with garlic & hop salt), skin-on chunky chips, sweet potato fries, house salad.
Well behaved dogs are welcome.

Location:
Off Cathedral Road, close to Sophia Gardens.

Bed & Breakfast

109 Cathedral Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9PH
Tel: 029 20340881
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Number of Vegan dishes:
1+

Price:
Contact them for current tariff
Cooked breakfasts £5

Comments: Happily cater for vegans. The continental breakfast provides soya yoghurts and spread to go with cereals, fruit and toast. The vegan cooked breakfast consists of Linda McCartney sausages, mushrooms, tomatoes & hash browns, all cooked with sunflower oil. Let them know that you are vegan, when you check in or before, so they can get supplies of suitable products in. Also have a range of gluten free bread and cereals if guests have a wheat intolerance as well.

Location:
On Cathedral Road, which runs from the city centre to Llandaff Fields.

58 Conway Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9NW
Tel: 029 20224373
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Opening Times:
Mon-Wed noon-11pm,
Thu-Sat noon-midnight,
Sun noon-10.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+

Price:
Starters £5,
Mains about £11

Comments: There is always one vegan dish on the menu, for example baby corn & chickpea curry. They are also able to modify a couple of other dishes to suit. They have a number of vegan locals, so are well aware of the requirements of the diet and cook from fresh, so dishes can be adapted.

Location:
On the corner of Conway Road and Mortimer Road.

16 Severn Grove
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9EN
Tel: 029 20378829
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Fri noon-2.30pm & 6pm-9pm,
Sat noon-6pm,
Sun noon-4pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Mains (plus sides)

Price:
Mains £6 (or 2 for £!0 at lunchtimes)

Comments: There are three main dishes and some sides that can be vegan. The suitable options are tarka dahl, served with rice or chips and two chapattis, vegetable chilli, served with rice or chips and jacket potato with beans or vegetable chilli.

Location:
On Severn Grove, in the Pontcanna area of Cardiff.

Tea Room/Lounge/Hotel

73 Cathedral Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
CF11 9HE
Tel: 029 20235005
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Opening Times:
Contact them to check.

Number of Vegan dishes:
1

Price:
Contact them to check.

Comments: They serve afternoon teas and are able to provide a vegan and gluten free version (pictured). Inform them of your requirements on booking.

Location:
On Cathedral Road, which runs from the city centre to Llandaff Fields.

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Cameo Club - Members Club Bistro
3&5 Pontcanna Street, CF11 9HQ
Tel: 029 20220466
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Vegans can get a meal here; as everything is made fresh they are able to adapt menu items. If pre-warned when booking they can provide a lovely vegan 3 course Sunday roast.

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Coffee#1 - Coffee Shop
211-217 Cathedral Road, CF11 9PP
Tel: 029 20224654
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There are a couple of labelled savoury and a cake option available. They change seasonally. At the time of research they were BBQ jackfruit bap, Mediterranean vegetable tart and apple cinnamon bake. The soups are also vegan. Soya and coconut milk are stocked for drinks.

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The CookShop - Deli/Meal Delivery
171 King’s Road, CF11 9DE

Cater for vegans with chilled and frozen meals to take away or deliver such as aubergine & coconut curry and black bean chilli. They will also cook tailor made, with a minimum of 4 portions. They can also make vegan desserts, given guidance.

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The Cricketers - Pub
66 Cathedral Road, CF11 9LL
Tel: 029 20345102
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There are only two suitable dishes on the evening menu; the sundried tomato bread & olives sharer and the main of quinoa vegetable, spinach and red chilli terrine but they are always able to accommodate vegans.

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Joylon’s at no. 10 - Hotel/Restaurant
10 Cathedral Road, CF11 9LJ

Cater for vegans. Can offer a selection of choices with notice such as risotto, couscous with braised vegetables and lentil dishes. For breakfast they serve a selection of cereals, fruit and nuts. Also have soya milk.

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Stefano’s Ristorante e Pizzeria - Italian Restaurant
14 Romilly Crescent, CF11 9NR

If given advance notice, will do their best to cater for vegans.

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The Town House - B & B
70 Cathedral Road, CF11 9LL

Will try as much as they can to cater for vegans.

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Beaufort Guesthouse - Bed & Breakfast
65 Cathedral Road

Do not respond to enquiries about whether they cater for vegan guests.

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Bully's - Restaurant
5 Romilly Crescent

They will add foie gras to any dish, so not really the sort of place many vegans would want to frequent.

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Number 62 - Bed & Breakfast
62 Cathedral Road

Have failed to respond to enquiries about whether they cater for vegan guests.