Welcome to Barker Tea House

Fine teas, handmade cakes, scones & clotted cream.

We invite you to relax.

The clink of porcelain teacups, the tantalizing aroma of freshly baked scones, and the exquisite array of sandwiches and sweet bakes. 

Barker Tea House, Welcome!

Opening times

Monday 09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Opening hours
Brilliant.  Great service, great value, very comfortable seats and refreshing flavored water available. The food and tea were of excellent quality.

Reserve your Afternoon Tea.

 

Enjoy exquisite afternoon teas, splendid brunches, lunches & breakfasts. Reserve your table for Afternoon Tea by calling us today on 02920341390.

 

 

 

Reserve your Afternoon Tea.

Indulge for a moment.

For over a decade, Cardiff has enjoyed a luxury escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life.  The city gets comfortable in our cozy seating and guests leave feeling refreshed after indulging in the most fabulous treats!

 

Indulge for a moment.

IT’S GOOD TO DWELL.

Our gorgeous vintage décor invites you to stay a while, before returning to the day revitalised and restored.

 

 

 

IT’S GOOD TO DWELL.

Afternoon Tea Party.

We offer our upstairs space in the cafe for parties of up to 15. Our luxurious space is perfect for intimate gatherings, special occasions, business lunches, and celebrations. Please note the area is within our cafe. 

 

Afternoon Tea Party.

We welcome the whole family.

We offer a relaxing space to spend with your loved ones and little ones are always welcome. If requested, we can even adapt our afternoon teas so they are the perfect child-friendly size and include crustless sandwiches if preferred. 

 

We welcome the whole family.

Always room for one more.

We do hold some tables for walk-ins for afternoon teas on a first-come-first-serve basis, up until 3 p.m. Although, we do advise booking to secure a table. 

Always room for one more.
Classy and affordable.  Beautifully decorated tea room downstairs and upstairs with comfy seating inside and out in the covered arcade.  Very friendly staff with warm smiles and welcome to stay as long as you like.  Have been before and will visit again! 

Barker Tea House

8 - 12 High Street Arcade, High Street, Cardiff, CF10 1BB
029 2034 1390

Directions

From Cardiff Castle's main gates, cross the road onto the High Street and walk for 30 seconds. Barker Tea House is nestled in the heart of High Street Arcade.

From Central Station, walk to St Mary Street, then head towards Cardiff Castle. We're on the right, then head inside High Street Arcade, where you will find Barker Tea House.

Vegetarians & Vegans Welcome

Our afternoon teas can be created vegan-friendly, vegetarian, or gluten-free. Please speak to a member of staff for any dietary requirements, when making your reservation. 

Vegetarians & Vegans Welcome

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Lovely tea and cakeLovely and cosy place in the city. Well worth a visit if you want to relax, the tea and cake options are fabulous as are the brunch options. The staff are all friendly too.
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