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    16 Things Everyone Must Eat In Cardiff

    Delicious dining in the Welsh capital.

    1. The wild mushroom wellington at Milk & Sugar.

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    Take a walk around Cardiff castle, then head to Milk & Sugar. Their wild mushroom wellington is to die for. Creamy mushrooms and puff pastry that are perfect on a chilly Cardiff day, served with steaming hot spring greens. If you have room afterwards try the key lime pie, then wash everything down with a large glass of red. Welsh food at its very best.

    2. A chocolate hazelnut praline brioche at Pettigrew Bakery.

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    I spotted these buns on Instagram, and just had to have one – I can confirm they taste as good as they look. One bite into the buttery brioche and the hazelnut creme and I was in heaven. Confession: I took one away for my mum, but ended up eating it on the route home.

    3. The Hulk Smash at Early Bird.

    4. An Oreo Madness freakshake at Coco Gelato.

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    Choosing just one thing from Coco Gelato is hard work. There is so much worth trying if you have a sweet tooth. But their "Oreo Madness" holds a special place in my heart as the biggest and best freakshake I have seen. Not only does it have oreo ice cream, it also has little mini oreos sat on top of a mountain of fluffy cream, as well as pieces of cookie dough to discover. And we all know that anything with cookie dough means you're onto a winner.

    5. Any pizza at Calabrisella.

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    I can't be specific on this one, because every single pizza here is good. If you have room squeeze in a mushroom arancini too. And don't judge a book by its cover when you arrive: it may look a little rough round the edges but the food is delicious and staff incredibly friendly. No room at the inn? Get a takeaway and enjoy at home.

    6. A Sunday Roast at The Lansdown.

    7. White Chocolate Oreo Fudge Cheesecake at Cobbles Kitchen & Deli.

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    Now this really is a personal favourite. I discovered this little beauty on New Year's Eve, and have dreamt about it ever since. I can't help but salivate over this beauty, but if you fancy something more savoury go for the homemade corned beef pie – it's just like your Nan used to make.

    8. The John Wayne burger at The Grazing Shed.

    9. Spaghetti bolognese at Nine Yards.

    10. A Portuguese tart at Nata &Co.

    11. Pancakes at 29 Park Place.

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    You'll find a lot to tempt you on the menu whatever time of day you visit 29 Park Place. But when visiting for brunch I couldn't resist the pancakes: soft and fluffy centres make these really scrummy. The sticky syrup and contrast of well done bacon makes this dish a breakfast of champions.

    12. Mussels at Hashery.

    13. Anything and everything at Bar 44.

    14. St Louis spare ribs at Hang Fire Southern Kitchen.

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    Bring the wet wipes – this one is sure to get messy. If you have ever watched Man vs Food, you'll know what you are in for. The finger licking good St Louis spare ribs are sure to fill you up, while the meat is cooked to complete perfection. Not a burnt rib in sight, and meat sweats guaranteed.

    15. Breakfast steak at Servinis.

    16. Hygge tea at Brod Bakery.

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