Explore some lesser known Mediterranean cuisine at Cardiff's restaurants. The Welsh capital has a thriving foodie scene, so it should come as no surprise to discover that Cardiff's selection of Mediterranean restaurants is quite extensive and they have dishes on offer that will surprise most gourmet food fans. Take Shaam Nights, on City Road in the town centre. The chefs there hail from Syria and showcase their homeland's specialities, creating delicious marinated roast lamb dishes, wholesome salads like fattoush, homemade hummus, and much more. Whether you're into succulent kebabs, hearty roasts or healthy salads, the chefs there have everything covered.