The Life Lounge

The Life Lounge

One of Cardiff’s hidden havens, tucked away at the corner of Sachville Avenue off Whitchurch Road, this ‘cafĂ© lounge’ has some surprises… Walking past it, it is so easy to miss, especially since its signpost states nothing about coffee, food or anything you’d expect from an eatery. It has ‘All Nations Church’ written on the … Continue reading

Nestlé delivers!

Nestlé delivers!

We’re very excited that NestlĂ© has sent us a load of their new Azera instant coffee. Stay tuned for our new video where we check to see if ardent fresh-brew-only coffee drinkers notice they are drinking instant coffee 😉 In the meantime, feel free to participate in the poll below and definitely check out the … Continue reading

HIMYM vs FRIENDS

Can you imagine Ted, Marshall, Lily, Barney and Robin in the ’90s? This is what it would look like: The famous five would hang out in a coffee shop — just like Rachel, Ross, Chandler, Monica, Joey and Phoebe — instead of their usual bar, sipping coffee instead of beer. The similarities are obvious. Both … Continue reading

Step back in time at Pettigrew Tea Rooms

Step back in time at Pettigrew Tea Rooms

On the day that Her Royal Majesty visited Cardiff, we set out to try the newly opened Pettigrew Tea Rooms. This place is located at the entrance of Bute Park next to the beautiful Cardiff Castle, just a stone’s throw away from the city centre. You can’t miss it! You will feel like you’ve stepped … Continue reading

London Coffee Festival

London Coffee Festival

One week ago, Cardiff Coffee together with Cardiff Confidential decided to have a nice day out in London. Our bus ride took three hours (Megabus simply was the cheapest option) but unfortunately we weren’t as lucky to have wifi on our coach. However, Angry Birds proved to be more addictive than anticipated and time passed … Continue reading

Sugar Heaven at Sugar Swirlz

Sugar Heaven at Sugar Swirlz

For everybody with a sweet tooth, you will simply love Sugar Swirlz!! They make the best cupcakes in town (if you disagree, tell us where you get better ones!) right in the heart of Cardiff in Queens Arcade… They also do a great deal: buy a cup of coffee or tea together with a cupcake … Continue reading

Listen up Cardiff: It’s CafĂ© ZĂŒrich

Listen up Cardiff: It’s CafĂ© ZĂŒrich

This is a warning shot!* The following lines are NOT about coffee! Instead you’ll discover something else. It’s CafĂ© ZĂŒrich! Well, you might say that it very much sounds like a coffee shop. It does, true, but it’s not! It’s in fact a Cardiff band. All the savvy Cardiffian music lovers out there will now … Continue reading

Coffee, Cake and Fashion at tucker

Coffee, Cake and Fashion at tucker

Love coffee? And cake? And fashion? Then tucker on 23 Salisbury Road is the right place for you! New to Cardiff’s coffee scene, this cosy cafe has just opened in Cathays recently and promises to become a favourite hangout for Cardiff students. Friendly and enthusiastic couple Lewis and Laura Tucker decided to go into the … Continue reading