Category: Dining Out in the UK | Wales | Cardiff

The food scene in Cardiff is certainly thriving.  With over a 1000 restaurants to explore and an enviable street food scene, there are a range of cuisines to experience – from Modern British to Italian, Indian, French, Thai and Spanish…to recognise a few.

Born from a love, and to be honest border line obsession, of everything food and drink related; The Octopus Diaries are not an expert’s opinion but simply my personal thoughts, experiences and possibly some dodgy pictures and dubiously funny anecdotes about dining out.  They are named as so, because in my case to have eight arms would truly be better than two…that and the fact it’s a little random, as are some of the posts, and has a tenuous link to food!

It’s rare that I start a dining experience with a history lesson.  Although a couple of weeks ago it appeared…

Being an advocate of the ‘breakfast is the most important meal of the day’ hypothesis (mainly as I’m a moody…

With the outside temperature finally starting to creep up in South Wales (ok…more than likely down to a temporary glitch…

Tucked away in the ‘City within a City’ and just a short walk from the Cathedral, The Pickled Radish in…