Tiny Rebel Cardiff

Opening Times
Monday - Saturday 12pm - 2am
Sunday 12pm - 12am
£££MeatyBurgersAlcoholPubBoozingPopular venues

029 2039 9557
25 Westgate Street, Cardiff, CF10 1DD
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Why we love it

Known (and rightly revered) until recently as the legendary Urban Taphouse, Tiny Rebel Cardiff is a pantheon of powerfully-hopped pintage and craftily-bottled beers. Nestled in the magnificent shadow of Cardiff's cathedral and chapel of Rugby (the towering Millennium Stadium and diminutive Cardiff Arms Park, respectively), this not-so-tiny redbrick cube is where those who believe in a beerier-brew really go to church.

Exuding heritage, ambition and independence, Tiny Rebel Cardiff is as Welsh as the boys plying their trade on the pitches adjacent. And they have a strength of identity to match. Conceived in a garage in Newport in 2008 and with imaginations fired-up through retro computer games, 90's urban culture and a desire to break from the status-quo, these home-brew tearaways now have their very own brewery. And a stable of boundary-pushing craft beers which, since 2012, have been winning national awards for fun. And a scruffy-as-you-like, world beater of a mascot (the Tiny Rebel Bear). Not bad going.

Visit either of their two bars (in Cardiff and Newport), and expect a selection of outstanding indie beers from a myriad of Craft Breweries, a bounty of slow-cooked temptation (we recommend their down-and-dirty burgers or hot-and-messy pizzas) and a properly tidy time.


Dirty Stop Out, Fubar and Cwtch
Assemble your A-Team for the hectic Tuesday Night Rebel Quiz
For a beer-with-a-view, look across the road...
Retro arcade button-bashing

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Cool trendy venue with a very wide selection of beers.


Really good vegan loaded fries!!


Great beer!


Great place, nice craft beer threat staff!


Great food, wide ranging menu, great vegan options too. Nice Atmosphere!


Food was delicious, staff were very friendly and quick to jump to the rescue when our wings were accidentally given to another table, a pint to say sorry, some fresh wings and all was definitely forgiven! We had a great evening! Would definitely visit again, wriggle or not!