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Lab 22

Closed Now: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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This is mine and my partners FAVOURITE cocktail bar in cardiff! We love the whole experience at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Best Old Fashioned I Have Tried

Went here in January while I was visiting Cardiff. We had been told about this place from a friend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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In the heart of the city centre, tucked away on Caroline street, come and find one of Cardiff's best cocktail scenes. Established in 2012, Lab 22 has been at the forefront of cocktail innovation and technology for over five years. Championing local...more
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22 Caroline Street, Cardiff CF10 1FG, Wales
+44 29 2039 9997
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is mine and my partners FAVOURITE cocktail bar in cardiff! We love the whole experience at Lab22. Its cosy, the staff are very welcoming, and the cocktails are incredible! I booked the three course taster menu as a suprise for my boyfriends birthday and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank courtneyb0417
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here in January while I was visiting Cardiff. We had been told about this place from a friend and decided to give it a try. It has a chilled out atmosphere with a low light setting which adds a great feeling to the experience....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank smyth1214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place, enhanced by really friendly staff who know their cocktails. Ben served us this evening and was truly first class - thank you.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sianj2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hidden gem in Cardiff - this trendy bar offers a relaxed and exciting atmosphere with an assortment of drinks and up-beat music. The staff are super friendly and more than willing to accommodate you or have a conversation with you - they always have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alexwelsh95
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

There are good bars There are great bars Then there’s Lab 22 Never in my life have I felt so cared for, not catered for: CARED FOR. A truly unique experience in the greatest city on earth. Thank you to Max and the team for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jayaetc
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

A great little bar in the heart of Cardiff! Our server Max could not have been more helpful over the evening, catering to our every needs. I would highly recommend this place to anyone visiting Cardiff and looking for a great bar with excellent cocktails...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ZANDERgers93
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

Always pop in to lab after work. Lovely staff all round from the bar to the floor staff. Even tho I come in on my own I always have a good chat with the staff. Amazing place....

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank T3520CZandrews
Reviewed 11 January 2019

Been here few years back and loved it. Considering it is listed as #2 place to drink in Cardiff its embarrassing to bring your guests here, first of all you get greeted with vile smell of urine the moment second door is opened for you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KarolisTamulionis
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Great cocktails. Staff is awesome and very passionate. It’s a great place to go with friends. You need to go on a Monday when they do their jazz night. Best bar to go in town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rociod250
Reviewed 21 December 2018

Visited on a date night and it was fabulous! We went for pre dinner drinks and then came back after dinner as it was so great! The staff are very friendly and accommodating, with great knowledge about the drinks. The atmosphere is lovely and of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Claire D
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Response from Neo F |
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13 April 2018|
Response from Steph B | Reviewed this property |
It’s mainly cocktails but if you ask the bartenders they will try to do anything that suits you best
22 March 2018|
Response from Raphael R | Reviewed this property |
£7-8... but can go higher price depending on what you want.