Spider season is among us, summer is well and truly over, and plastic fangs and copious amounts of blood are about to hit the shelves. Yes that's right people, Halloween is almost here so dust off (or not) your witch's broom, dig out your face paint and get ready to haunt it hunny. 

Whether you're looking for a spook-tacular event, friendly feasts or prinks, here's the best places to creep it real in Cardiff.

Come and join Garden Deli for a spooky film night! On 30th October they'll be showing none other than the Halloween calssic: The Rocky Horror Picture Show The lovely Garden Deli team will welcome you with a creepy cocktail or mocktail, and will also provide a Halloween special "weird" popcorn to nibble on during the screening. Additional ghoulish food and drink will be available to buy as well as a sinister sweet cart! Get your Halloween spirit out, and enjoy!

Read more about Halloween Screening: The Rocky Horror Picture Show w/ A Cocktail & Popcorn @ The Garden Deli

Wriggle your way up Cardiff's High street and enter the capital's cocktail hotspot – the almighty Libertine Cocktail Bar! With this Wriggle, you'll enjoy a flight of four spectacular cocktails from Libertine's extensive menu. These cocktails represent the absolute crème de la crème of the Libertine's menu, so get your order in, sit back at the bar or table and watch the theatrical performance of smouldering smoke and flames unfold as your concoction is being created...

Read more about Cocktail Flight @ The Libertine Cocktail Bar

Your ticket will include the screening, popcorn throughout the film and a welcome drink on arrival. You'll then be able to place any order through WhatsApp during the film - no need to interrupt your experience for a refill.

Read more about Halloween Screenings: The Descent / Nightmare on Elm Street / Evil Dead @ Pennyroyal

Hey Wriggler, it's Happy Hour! Make your way over to SO Coffee Bar with a friend, and make the most of your evening. The SO crew know how to shake things up in the cocktail department, and we have to admit we LOVE it. You and your mate will each sip on a gorgeous and deliciously boozy cocktail.

Read more about Happy Hour @ SO Bar

Grab your best mate, Wriggle your way over to the Coconut Tree and indulge in a delicious Sri Lankan feast! This Wriggle gets you a hopper each, their signature bowl-shaped coconut milk pancakes served with a tasty range of toppings, as well as five dishes from the Coconut Tree's dazzling menu.

Read more about Sri Lankan Sharing Feast For 2 @ The Coconut Tree

Live your best life with your favourite person, by devouring a delicious bowl of the dirtiest dirty fries around or opt for a cheesy bowl of nachos. Enjoy this fabulous Wriggle by heading down to Tiny Rebel in Cardiff. Once there just grab any of these yummy meals and quench your thirst with a cold pint each.

Read more about Sharer Platter @ Tiny Rebel

We all know that grilled foods are just delicious – there's nothing quite like biting through that charred, smokey exterior to the juicy, tender meat inside... mouthwatering stuff. With this Wriggle, you'll be heading over to Mezza Luna – one of Cardiff's best loved and most popular grill houses. Here, you and a lucky mate will tuck into a fully-loaded, gourmet mixed grill platter that's just perfect for two people to share.

Read more about Chargrilled Meat Sharing Platter & Beers @ Mezza Luna

If you are anything like us in the Wriggle office, you love tucking into some fine Indian food with a mate, whether you're a meat eater or a veggie. This Wriggle from Masala Bag will have you bursting at the seams, allowing you and a mate or date to order any two starters, two mains, rice, nann AND a bottle of wine or two pints of Kingfisher beer!

Read more about Indian Feast For Two @ Masala Bag

Happy Hour is the best hour, and we've got you covered for a cracking good time with this cheeky Wriggle from the gang at the Philharmonic. When booking your Wriggle, you can choose any of the following drinks, and you'll get another of the same drink for free!

Read more about 2-4-1 Drinks @ The Philharmonic

There's not many places in Cardiff where you'll have more fun of an evening than Brewhouse. From an epic array of live gigs and music nights to a banging menu selection ranging from wood-fired pizzas to properly tasty roast dinners, these guys have really got it all.

Read more about £5 Pizza @ Brewhouse

Published -24th October 2019