About Us

Mermaid Quay is set in a stunning waterfront location in the heart of Cardiff Bay, less than a kilometre from the city centre.

It is the perfect place for dining out or relaxing over a drink in one of the 30+ restaurants, bars and cafés. With cuisine from around the world – from Welsh ice cream to Japanese sushi, American burgers to Italian pizza – Mermaid Quay has somewhere for every taste and mood. Alternatively, you could have a laugh at The Glee, Cardiff’s first and finest comedy club.

Mermaid Quay also gorgeous quirky gift shops, the fabulous Fabulous Welshcakes shop, Pavers Shoes, Tesco Express, the award-winning Ken Picton Salon as well as other stores and services. And, it’s home, to the Aquabus waterbus service.

Steeped in history, Mermaid Quay’s distinctive architecture is inspired by its maritime location and rich heritage – featuring decking, towers, balconies, terraces, colonnades and bridges.

And, there’s always plenty going on, with a great programme including something for all the family. For the latest news, check out the what’s on section.