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The Dough Thrower

591 Cowbridge Road, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF5 1BE
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Opening Information

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday - 12:00 - 22:00
Thursday - 12:00 - 22:00
Friday - 12:00 - 22:00
Saturday - 12:00 - 22:00
Sunday - 12:00 - 21:00

Facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Dough Thrower

Ben’s passion and love for pizza is an understatement, growing up in Switzerland in the family bakery he learnt the craft of making dough. Over the past 20 years developing his grand fathers recipe, he decided to leave his career in professional sport to fulfil his long term ambition of owning a pizza restaurant.

Move one year down the line after the successful pop up in Ogmore-by-sea, Ben, his cousin Pete and friend Alex took that idea and are proud to present - THE DOUGH THROWER.

Our Dough is a blend of HIGH GRADE TIP 00 FLOUR from Naples. We add MINERAL SALTS from Himalaya, premium award winning olive oils from the PICUAL OLIVES from Spain & sweeten with a TOUCH OF HONEY. These ingredients are left to ferment for 96 hours before our dough is ready to go. Each pizza then begins with our own special blend The Dough Thrower tomato sauce using BITTERSWEET TOMATOES from Naples & Puglia.

Cuisine: Pizza
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

Excellent (wood burning oven) pizza Poretti on tap was brilliant Will be back soon

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Visited On Sunday, 12 August 2018

Really nice interior decor, nice friendly and helpful staff. Delicious food and vino, thanks for having us planning my next visit soon

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Great

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Visited On Friday, 10 August 2018

I would highly recommend to anyone. Amazing food and service always love and look forward to visiting

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 August 2018

Marvellous and a first class GF pizza.

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Visited On Sunday, 05 August 2018

Third time I've been, never disappointed and will always recommend to others.

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Visited On Thursday, 02 August 2018

Absolutely loved your food and restaurant.excellent flavours to the food with superb dough. My money was well spent here! 😀🤩 Only thing I was disappointed in was that the aliloi was unavailable with the patas bravas.fairly basic ingredient that could be made up quickly surely?

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Visited On Saturday, 04 August 2018

Amazing pizza

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Visited On Friday, 03 August 2018

Incredible food. Lovely staff. A little gem in Canton! What would make it even more perfect for me would be some Crafty Devil ales to enjoy with the food :) I’ll be back again and again and again!

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Visited On Thursday, 02 August 2018

Amazing pizza

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Visited On Sunday, 29 July 2018

We were really disappointed. Slow, overpriced, measly toppings, no atmosphere, chefs playing with their hair and service was awful. Needlessly to say but we won’t be back The decor is nice though .

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Visited On Sunday, 29 July 2018

Generally enjoyable unfortunately my pizza was undercooked but i should have asked for it to be cooked longer. However i would return again.

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Visited On Friday, 27 July 2018

Very tasty ,would recommend!

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Visited On Wednesday, 25 July 2018

A fantastic place with great food and wonderful service

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Amazing pizza! Very very tasty

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Visited On Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Bwyd blasus iawn. Cyfleusterau newid babi da a digon o gadeiriau uchel- diolch yn fawr

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Visited On Sunday, 15 July 2018

This place is simply the best thing ever, pizzas are amazing and the owners passion is why this place is simply amazing!

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Visited On Friday, 13 July 2018

Looking forward to our next visit - it’s great to have such a good pizza place just 10 minutes walk away. Really good flavours and delicious dough 😊

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Visited On Friday, 13 July 2018

Great stuff!

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Visited On Friday, 13 July 2018

Slow service. No attempt to engage and defensive answers to all queries with no attempts to help.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 July 2018

We have eaten here several times & love the Pizza’s.. however Sunday night we where limited to pizza only no salad at all available!.. a one off I hope.

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Visited On Friday, 06 July 2018

Our favourite place!!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 July 2018

Best pizza in cardiff

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Visited On Saturday, 07 July 2018

Brilliant pizza, service could have been slightly quicker but overall great.

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Visited On Friday, 06 July 2018

Food was great as was the service - no rush and enjoy. Downside :- we sat outside which was lovely but with a very wonky table plus so so busy with traffic and constant take away orders in and out - maybe do take away OR restaurant, both together seemed a bit much through the main entrance

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