Soliciting Flavours

Musings (more like rambling thoughts) of a Cardiff based lawyer obsessed with food and wine

Category Archives: Llandaff

This bird has really upping the food “game” in Llandaff! The all new Heathcock, Llandaff, Cardiff.

As a resident of Llandaff in Cardiff, I was beyond happy when I found out that the people behind the highly acclaimed Hare and Hounds pub in Aberthin (very much … Continue reading

Nov 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Breakfast rhapsody!? Ffandango’s, Llandaff, Cardiff. UPDATE: Closed May 2018.

Mrs SF and I have tried to have breakfast at Ffandango’s in Llandaff on a number of occasions, but have alway been stymied for one reason or another. A rare … Continue reading

Mar 25, 2018 · 2 Comments

A shining star or black hole? Seren Diemwnt, Llandaff, Cardiff – Updated August 2018

Llandaff (a suburb of Cardiff, as well as a city in its own right due to it having its own cathedral, where I live) has a quaint high street with … Continue reading

Feb 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

“Feed your inner sole”-  breakfast at The Potting Shed, Insole Court Mansion House, Llandaff, Cardiff

In the UK something that is pretty close to our heart and soul food wise is the breakfast fry up. Smashed avocado (why is it smashed rather than mashed – … Continue reading

Oct 8, 2017 · 4 Comments

Don’t you know about the bird? The Heathcock Pub, Llandaff, Cardiff. Updated : Jan 2017, Update: March 2017: closing 12th March 

Update: reopened in Oct 2018 under ownership of people behind the Hare & Hounds in Aberthin – review to follow in due course. Update: As I understand it the Heathcock … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

A fixed priced fishy on my dishy – The Pickled Radish, Llandaff, Cardiff – Update September 2017 closed.

As a resident of Llandaff, I was more than a bit pleased when the highly rated Pickled Radish decided to spread its wings (from its very successful Laleston base in … Continue reading

Apr 10, 2016 · 2 Comments

Tikka and tandoor with a twist – Dill Jeera, Llandaff North, Cardiff. UPDATE: Closed May 2018.

It is fair to say that Cardiff is somewhat blessed with top notch Indian restaurants (a different animal, in my view, to your common or garden curry house). Think the … Continue reading

Feb 14, 2016 · 2 Comments