Top 5 Best Cocktail Bars in Cardiff


Are you looking for a new cocktail spot in Cardiff? 

Read our list of must-visit places you and your friends need to try!

Which place will you be trying first?

Flight Club

A new addition to Cardiff’s nightlife, Flight Club Darts. Located in the heart of Cardiff Central, St Mary’s Street, it is the perfect spot to visit with friends, family or your partner. With a heated roof terrace, incredible cocktails and not to mention the 15 dart-playing areas to choose from, you are guaranteed a great night out if you visit this spot – you must give it a go! They also host brunch socials every weekend with a whole bottle of prosecco per guest AND bottomless pizza. It is a surefire way to liven up any regular night out.

Lab 22

An exciting bar in Cardiff Central that doubles as a drinking experiment. Situated on Caroline Street this hidden gem pushes the boundaries of mixology and offers a menu based on science and exploration. If you’re looking for an interesting cocktail bar to spice up your night out – Lab 22 is the place for you! They host themed nights several nights a week and a lively after-work ‘perk’ hour and with an extensive menu and range of alcohol, there really is something for everyone to enjoy.

Tonight Josephine

Tonight Josephine, a quirky bar located in the heart of Cardiff City Centre. With vibrant and Instagramable decorations and incredible parties, this one is a MUST-visit. Not to mention their iconic bottomless brunches, from Mamma Mia to Pop Icons, they have something for everyone. The perfect place for you and your girls to let your hair down and enjoy the atmosphere.

The Bootlegger

An independent cocktail bar and live music venue, The Bootlegger. Situated in Cardiff Central, this lively speakeasy bar delivers a cultural hub for musicians and incredible drinks making the perfect combinations for a live music bar. The venue is split into two levels, the top floor is their late-night cocktail lounge with a menu of over 60 delicious cocktails, and the bottom floor is where the live music is held. If you’re looking for a new cocktail bar, this hidden gem is a must-try.

Rum & Fizz

Lastly, another incredible cocktail bar that specialises in rum. Located in the High Street Arcade in Cardiff City Centre. Their mixologists have extensive knowledge of all things rum in order to create the perfect cocktail just for you! The venue is full of cosy seating and eccentric decorations, that perfectly reflect their attention to detail and relaxed atmosphere, perfect for date night with you and your loved one.

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