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33 Windsor Place

Come and discover one of Cardiff’s best kept secrets hidden right in the heart of the city.

About Us

Come and discover one of Cardiff’s best kept secrets, hidden right in the heart of the city.

contact us

33 Windsor Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BZ

02920 383762

Opening hours

  • Mon - Thurs // 12:00 - 22:00
  • Fri - Sat // 12:00 - 23:00
  • Sun // Private functions only - please call for details

Food service hours

  • Mon - Sat //
  • 12:00 - 15:00
  • 17:00 - 20:00
  • Sun // Private functions only - please call for details

Facilities at this pub

  • Families Welcome
  • Outside drinking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Wifi
  • Function room available
  • Disabled access facilities
  • Baby changing facilities
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The perfect central escape

Looking for a break from the hustle & bustle of Cardiff City centre? We are the perfect place to hideaway and grab a relaxing drink or bite to eat during a busy day.

We are a real haven hidden right in the heart of the city. On sunny days the garden is a perfect suntrap and is ideal to enjoy a glass of quality wine or pint of cask ale.

Our menu features dishes made of the best British ingredients, not sure what to choose? Ask one of the team for a recommendation.


The Cask Marque Award is an accreditation which guarantees guests the perfect pint of cask ale, every time. All the cask ales on sale are tested twice a year by a qualified assessor for temperature, appearance, aroma and taste and every beer must reach the required standard in order for the licensee to pass the inspection. Mystery visits may be carried out at any time and feedback is invited from the public.

Cask Marque is an independent, non-profit making organisation formed in 1998 with the aim of improving beer quality in British pubs through the accreditation scheme, training courses on cellar management and the setting of industry standards through a series of beer quality charters, including cellar management, glass-cleanliness and line cleaning.

Over 10,000 pubs hold the Award and each one participates in the ‘World’s Biggest Ale Trail’. This allows drinkers to scan the Cask Marque certificates in the pubs using their phone and the more scans they make, the more prizes they win. Download the CaskFinder App to join the fun!


Looking for a gift for that hard-to-buy-for friend or relative? With our Brains gift cards you can give them the perfect present. Load them up at the bar with the value of your choice* and let your friends and family enjoy food, drinks or even a night’s stay at a Brains Inn of their choice.

Or maybe you know a budding beer enthusiast who would like to add to their collection? Our very own Brains Craft Brewery cans and original Brains Beers are now available in gift packs. Cheers!

*Minimum top-up value £5. Terms & Conditions apply. Visit for details.

Facilities at this pub

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