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  2 AA Rosette Awarded & MICHELIN Guide listed


Elegant dining in the heart of the city.

Adding a touch of glamour to Cardiff’s culinary scene. Savour The Sorting Room, our Michelin Guide listed restaurant is a chic spot to meet and dine set in the city’s most luxurious destination, The Parkgate Hotel. Where a leisurely lunch is an elegant experience, dinner is an occasion to savour and the best late nights begin with six o’clock champagne and cocktails.

The Sorting Room

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Cwrt Terrace

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Live Music in The Sorting Room Bar

Every Saturday

Live Music

Afternoon Tea

Monday - Sunday

Afternoon Tea

Restaurant Dining at The Sorting Room

Every Sunday

Sunday Lunch

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The Definitive Collection

Nothing says elegance quite like an indulgent rendezvous for afternoon tea, served with a heady blend of bygone glamour, grace and occasion here in the grand surroundings of Cardiff’s old Post Office, opened in 1897 to mark Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee.


Opening Times


Afternoon Tea
12:00 – 16:00


In the grand rooms of the old Post Office, once filled with hand-written letters and brown-paper packages, now there are glittering chandeliers and plush leather sofas, where elegant lunches are enjoyed and sumptuous dinners savoured in the most glamorous surroundings.

Whether you linger leisurely over lunch, dress up for dinner or spoil yourself with our sumptuous Sunday lunch, the delicious dishes of our British-inspired brasserie menu and heady blend of bygone glamour in the most elegant surroundings, make any meal here an experience to savour.

Dress: smart casual


Opening Times


Monday – Friday
07:00 – 10:00
Saturday & Sunday
07:30 – 10:30

12:30 – 15:45

18:30 – 21:30


Meet for champagne and cocktails, enjoy live music on Saturday’s, relax with a coffee or light bite to eat, or indulge in our magnificent afternoon tea, all in the gorgeously grand setting of our bar and lounge in the heart of the capital city.

Dress: smart casual


Opening Times


Light Dining
12:30 – 21:45

Drinks Only
Sunday – Thursday
12:00 – 00:00
Friday & Saturday
12:00 – 02:00

Nowhere says ‘meet me in town’ better than The Lounge at The Parkgate Hotel.  Elegant and intimate, with all the gorgeous glamour of a bygone era, it’s the perfect place to rendezvous for magnificent afternoon teas, coffee and patisseries, evening drinks, fine wines and champagnes, chin-chin.

Dress: smart casual

Lounge, relax and leave the city behind in our gorgeous Cwrt Terrace, where you can take your pick of delicious cocktails, nibbles, snacks and bites.

Dress: smart casual

Please note this is a partially covered outdoor terrace and guests should dress appropriately. 

Opening Times

11:00 – 18:00

Live Music at The Sorting Room Bar

Enjoy feel good vibes with live music and vocalists at The Sorting Room Bar every Saturday night.

20:30 – 22:30


The Wellington Experience

Savour The Wellington Experience, a menu showcasing the fine dining delights The Sorting Room has to offer.

Our Welsh Beef Wellington is one of our most signature dishes, so much so we have curated a dedicated menu around this popular course, so why not book a table and experience it for yourself.

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Set in the heart of Cardiff

This unique venue provides the perfect backdrop for meetings and social events.


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Find out what’s happening at and around The Parkgate Hotel. Everything from exclusive rugby packages, stadium tours, or dining events. There’s something for everyone.

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