Posted in April 2012

Jazz Nights at A Shot in the Dark

Jazz Nights at A Shot in the Dark

Are you are a Jazz fan? If you have not yet discovered the Sunday Jazz Night at A Shot in the Dark on 12 City Road in Cardiff, then read this carefully! It might just be what you’re looking for! Every Sunday from 9pm, Jazz Gallery Cardiff organise Jazz nights with different artists every week … Continue reading

Let’s celebrate coffee!

Let’s celebrate coffee!

Guess what? The UK Coffee Week is now on! Until next Sunday (29 April) coffee lovers around the country have the chance to celebrate Britain’s coffee culture! Hurray! Correct me if I’m wrong but Cardiff does not have any special festivities planned for the occasion (what a shame, really)… So all eyes turn to London … Continue reading

Got no plan? Go to The Plan Café!

Got no plan? Go to The Plan Café!

Hidden away in Morgan Arcarde, The Plan Café is a small, yet well-known and busy place and a popular choice for many coffee lovers. It is one of two Cardiffian coffee shops featured on The Independent’s list of the 50 best coffee shops in the UK, and certainly deserves to be on there! High-quality coffee … Continue reading

Some clothes with your coffee?

Some clothes with your coffee?

A café that sells jeans? You bet! If you have some time to spare in central Cardiff, you should really check out Coffee Barker. This unique little gem is a first rate coffee shop with a very trendy clothing boutique called Barker Clothes rolled into one! Coffee and fashion? It’s irresistible!  Coffee Barker is located … Continue reading

The Blue, the Green and the Golden Brown

The Blue, the Green and the Golden Brown

Imagine steep rugged mountain slopes thousands of feet high, spring water trickling down those slopes, thick white mist, blue skies, brilliant sunshine and rich fertile soil. Ahh! So picturesque and sounds so peaceful, not true? This is the cradle of your next cup of rich Blue Mountain Coffee. The Blue Mountains forest reserve of eastern … Continue reading

Two out of Fifty

Two out of Fifty

Well, I have to say it is a bit disappointing. Or rather quite disappointing! Only two (yes, you’ve read correctly TWO) of Cardiff’s coffee shops are featured in the Independent’s 50 Best Coffee Shops list. This list was created by The Independent’s Holly Williams in 2010 and focuses on finding the best cafés in the … Continue reading

Let’s get it started!!

Let’s get it started!!

Attention coffee lovers! It is quite possible that none of us wouldn’t be here if not for two common threads that bind: A love for the bean and a connection to Cardiff. With that said, welcome to Cardiff Coffee  City! This space, we hope, will become yours to read, review and share your ideas on … Continue reading