Unusual Cardiff bar & pub features Oliver Hurley of cult Cardiff pubs blog Pint of 45 reveals the more unusual aspects of the city's boozers – fancy a pint with a parrot or a cocktail in a Mongolian tent? A The pointy balcony at Terra Nova Terra Nova, Cardiff Bay Not only is Terra Nova quite possibly Cardiff's pointiest building, its first-floor balcony provides stunning views across the bay. It’s the perfect place to sip a cocktail and watch the sunset. You’ll find it in the midst of the buzz and banter at Mermaid Quay and as the evening draws on it gets progressively louder and livelier. B The yurt in the garden at Milgi Milgi's, Cardiff by Aaron A. Aardvark Head through this vegetarian cafe-bar and, in the back garden, you'll discover yourself in another world. Step inside the enormous Mongolian yurt tent packed with sofas, throws and disco balls and lounge around with a zingy margarita to keep you company. Chances are you’ll be sampling the food too – seriously tasty veggie creations! C The art at Chapter Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff Cardiff's leading arts centre is an ideal spot for culture creatures with exhibitions, theatre and indie cinema all under one buzzing roof. There’s also a big, bright bar space here that’s open late at weekends. What could be better than a bit of culture with your pint? You’ll find Chapter on Market Road, in Canton. Enjoy this? Share it with friends Related items Extreme Sailing Series The Extreme Sailing Series returns to Cardiff Bay Festival of Voice 2018 The latest performers are announced for Cardiff’s magical music and arts festival. Japanese treasures Kizuna – Japanese treasures on show at National Museum Cardiff The Iris Prize 2017 The Iris Prize: ‘Gay Oscars’ celebrate stories from the world over in Wales British street food Enjoy quality street food and then decide who is the winner of the Wales & West heat. Gay Wales: where to stay The door’s open everywhere in Wales, but here are a few places we like.