Porro (Llandaff)

Opening Times
Monday – Saturday8.30am – 9.30pm
Sunday9.30am – 3.30pm
ItalianRestaurants££

Contact
(029) 2056 5502
Address
22 High Street, Llandaff, Cardiff, CF52DZ
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Why we love it

Italo-Welsh fusion is on the cards at Porro, the 2015 project from Potted Pig co-owners Cerys Furlong with husband Tom and friend Gwyn. Located in the affluent area of Llandaff, Porro has stamped its mark enough to open a second restaurant in Cardiff. The interior of the restaurant is described as 'mattoni e malta' meaning bricks and mortar – this lends itself to the rustic atmosphere of Porro and the homely food that they serve.

Dedicating themselves to the Italian mantra of keeping ingredients simple and high quality, they aim to only use local produce (breaking the rule every once in a while to import proper Italian ingredients when necessary). While classics such as pizza and pasta are available accompanied by imaginative sauces and toppings, the a la carte houses unique delights such as Crispy-Skinned Fillet with Aubergine Caponata, Ox-Cheek Papardell and Welsh lamb with Courgette and Pancetta. Modern takes on classic Italian Desserts such as Tira Mi Su and Panna Cotta reign supreme.

Highlights

Excellent wine, irresistible Italo-Welsh fusion cuisine and the warmest of welcomes
Steal a slow-dance under the top-floor chandelier
Soul, jazz and ambient licks - Porro's background music is top drawer

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04/09/2019

Lovely food and nice atmosphere.

24/07/2019

Great food and very accommodating regarding the service

17/07/2019

A lovely venue, nice food and great atmosphere- will definitely return.

15/05/2019

Gorgeous pizzas and such a good deal.

30/04/2019

Been before and was superb as was this visit, if you’ve not been your missing out! Great food, fantastic staff and amazing food!

12/03/2019

Fantastic food and exceptionally helpful staff, great night out 🙂


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