The Squiggles Edit team had an exclusive chat with The Ivy and found out a bit more about their exciting upcoming opening in the Welsh capital.

Curious? Just have a look below:

Image courtesy of The Ivy Clifton

Please tell us more about The Ivy Cardiff and what can people expect

Catering for over 260 guests across two stunning floors, The Ivy Cardiff will offer sophisticated yet friendly all-day dining in a beautiful setting. The brasserie will be open seven days a week from morning until night, offering an idyllic location whatever the occasion. As well as the main restaurant and central bar situated on the ground floor, The Ivy Cardiff will also feature a stunning first-floor bar complete with striking and colourful interiors, delicious cocktails, and private dining space for up to 24 guests.

Image courtesy of The Ivy Cheltenham

Can you summarise The Ivy’s philosophy in a short sentence?

The Ivy Collection, established in London and now growing regionally across the UK, offers accessible, all-day dining for locals and visitors alike. Each location is carefully handpicked to value, reflect and add to the local area.

Image courtesy of The Ivy Cheltenham

What can people expect from your Cardiff’s menus?

The Ivy Cardiff’s brasserie-style menus will be all-encompassing, serving modern British classics, including breakfast, coffees, elevenses, weekend brunch, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and cocktails. Delicious dishes featuring a selection of seasonal ingredients and flavours will include the likes of the iconic Ivy shepherd’s pie, warming white onion soup with truffle mascarpone and toasted brioche, and lemon sole on the bone with Beurre noisette, lemon, caper and parsley. Sitting alongside the food menus will be an exciting series of locally inspired drinks and an extensive Champagne and wine list for those looking to enjoy cocktails late into the evening.

Doesn’t this sound amazing? We just cannot possibly wait for the big opening. Watch this space to find out more about The Ivy Cardiff.

*Pictures courtesy of The Ivy Clifton, The Ivy Bath and The Ivy Cheltenham Instagram accounts.