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The Dock Bar & Kitchen

Now docked at Cardiff Bay. Discovery dishes & iconic drinks inspired by world flavours.

About us

Now docked at Cardiff Bay. Discovery dishes & iconic drinks inspired by world flavours.

contact us

Mermaid Quay, Cardiff, CF10 5BZ

02920 450947

Opening hours

  • Mon - Fri // 11.00 - 00:00
  • Sat // 8:00 - 1:00
  • Sun // 8.00 - 00.00

Food service hours

  • Mon - Fri // 11.00 - 22:00
  • Sat - Sun // 8.00 - 22.00

Facilities at this pub

  • Families Welcome
  • Outside drinking
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Room Hire Available
  • Waterfront dining
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Disabled access facilities
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Iconic bar & kitchen in Cardiff Bay


Our food menu, carefully crafted by our expert chefs and inspired by our Cardiff Docks heritage, encompasses a range of world flavours and adventurous twists on pub classics. Our great range of Brains beers, World lagers, specialist cocktails and iconic gin serves are expertly prepared by our bar team using a range of the finest ingredients from around the globe. Relax, unwind and enjoy the views from our unrivalled waterfront location.


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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