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Shaam Nights

116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
+44 29 2048 2824
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (142 reviews)
“mixed grill” (103 reviews)
“hummus” (95 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard really good reviews about Shaam Nights and my girlfriend really wanted to go so we went for lunch with her sister. The interior is beautiful and simple with exotic music in the background I reckon the atmosphere on an evening service is amazing! We...More

Thank DLLorenzo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely venue and typical middle eastern decor. Very friendly and welcoming staff taking great delight in explaining the menu to newcomers. We had a lovely freshly cooked meal at a really good price so we were happy and will return.

1  Thank Ley E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Longing for a good tabuleh and found one here together with babaganoush and hummus. Loved the whole atmosphere of the place and enjoyed the delicious food, we had a table full of starts and loved them all. The mango lassi was delicious as was the...More

Thank underwhelmed2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at Shaam Nights, we chose our dishes and the gentlemen who i believe is the owner gave us wonderful recomendations. Food was brilliant no complaints what so ever. Will definitely come back when i visit Cardiff again.

Thank Syed Nazim A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant , very clean , good quality ingredients and well cooked . Staff friendly and helpful .

Thank lrforkan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many, many restaurants of this type on City Road but this is by far the best. You will end of ordering too much as portions are very generous and everything is very carefull prepared and delicately flavoured - especially the falafels. We are...More

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, beautiful flavour. Fab price. Even got offered free tea and coffee from the owner and got a free dessert!

Thank Barney D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Shaam Nights this week on a friend's recommendation and certainly wasn't disappointed. There was a great selection of food, even for veggies. I had broad beans in a tahini sauce to start. I couldn't eat it all as it was very rich and filling...More

Thank Mogster2014
Admin-sn, Public Relations Manager at Shaam Nights, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review and kind comments. lookfurward to welcoming you back soon. regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On street parking. The food taste was excellent. Lamb biriyani was good. Enjoyed the soup as well. I would have visited more than once if they could have accepted credit/debit card as method of payment. Unfortunately they accept only cash. The owner is very personable.

Thank sbsdrive
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We've been to Shaam nights four time in total and have never been disappointed. Decor is authentic, welcome and service is excellent as is the quality of the food. Some may not appreciate the lack of alcohol, but the whole experience is so good, as...More

Thank Craiglais
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Awais S
3 April 2017|
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Response from Admin-sn | Property representative |
It is cash only
29 March 2017|
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Response from LewPontypridd | Reviewed this property |
No strictly no alcohol 😐
Melinda L
26 June 2016|
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Response from Admin-sn | Property representative |
Oh yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 City Road | Roath, Cardiff CF24 3DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2048 2824
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Sunday Times Magazine and news paper has mentioned few times that Shaam Nights one of the three best Middle Eastern grill houses in the UK visit our website for more details. Shaam Nights has also been announced on Wales on line as one of the best in Wales. Shaam Nights is a rather elegant dining experience and sets itself apart from the rest both inside and out. With a beautiful, rustic tiled floor, stained glass and bronze lanterns and noticeably deep cushioned seats. Shaam Nights offers you a rare opportunity to taste its HALAL Authentic Syrian Cuisine at the heart of Cardiff. Shaam nights is conveniently located close to City centre, less than ten minutes walk or a couple of minutes driving.
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