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Duke of Wellington, Cardiff

Relax, unwind and enjoy, amidst the hustle and bustle of the city.

About Us

A perfect pit stop in amongst the hustle and bustle of the city centre, come on in and let our diverse menu tempt you, from brunch through to dinner.

contact us

42 The Hayes, Cardiff, CF10 1AJ

02920 337190

Opening hours

  • Mon - Thur // 10:00 - 23:00
  • Fri // 10:00 - 00:00
  • Sat // 09:00 - 00:00
  • Sun // 10:00 - 22:30

Food service hours

  • Mon - Sun // 10:00 - 22:00

Facilities at this pub

  • Families Welcome
  • Outside drinking / dining
  • Free Wifi
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Disabled access facilities
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The perfect pitstop

The Duke of Wellington, established in 1882, stands within the iconic red brick building of the majestic former Post Office. This historic building exhibits an air of appealing tradition and is a must visit destination at the heart of the city.

In keeping with our history, we offer a traditional pub experience with a great range of drinks and a menu of pub classics. Relax, unwind and enjoy, amidst the hustle and bustle of the city.


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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