The Dough Thrower

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

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 16:00 - 21:00
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
  • Outdoor Seating
  • 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 Thursday, 07 November 2019

Great venue for a birthday meal. Had the place to ourselves - everyone loved their pizza's. Would recommend & will go again. Thanks

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Delicious food, friendly staff, great atmosphere.

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Another great pizza with friendly that engaged with my son

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Visited On Friday, 15 November 2019

Delicious pizzas served by friendly attentive staff, what more could you ask for?

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Great food and service. Will be back

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Visited On Friday, 08 November 2019

Great food as always!

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Visited On Friday, 08 November 2019

Can not fault the service. The female waitress we had really engaged with our daughter, which was lovely to see. Thank you! The only suggestion I would like to make is, could you look at doing smaller pizza's for children? We love coming but our daughter can never eat a big one, a mini pizza would be ideal. Other than that the food is great!

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

Amazing device and delicious food

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Visited On Friday, 08 November 2019

Delicious food as always and a lovely warm welcome

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Visited On Tuesday, 05 November 2019

Thank you so much for the fabulous food! Best pizza ever!

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

First time at The Dough Thrower...it was great too, pizza's amazing freshly cooked in front of you obviously...definitely recommend and will be returning...:-)

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

Amazing amazing amazing and fantastic service

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

5th visit and never disappoints amazing family vibe and fantastic food!

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

Excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

Thank you so much for a great evening of wonderful food and drink to celebrate my husbands 30th birthday! Very hard working staff with great service. We’re big fans of the dough thrower and will definitely be back! Thanks again! ☺️

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

The best, simple.

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

Well first time visit after a recommendation. I certainly wasn’t disappointed, excellent service and I chose the margherita, the to true taste test the essence, enough said! Next time I will be choosing one of the specials. If you are a true pizza fan you have to visit the dough thrower, great jobs guys!

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

Good

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

Excellent food, fantastic service, can't wait to come back!

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Everything was fantastic couldn’t ask for more! Pizzas, service, Cosy and great Atmosphere

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

We’ve been going to Ben’s restaurant since opening day. The food, service and atmosphere at The Dough Thrower is always excellent - it was Su’s birthday on Thursday and the team greeted her by wishing her a Happy Birthday and giving us a glass of Prosecco - little things that make a big difference. We’re fortunate to have such a wonderful restaurant so close to home - if you haven’t visited Ben yet, you really should!

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Another great visit. Good food, friendly staff will definitely be back.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 October 2019

Best pizza in Cardiff and lovely friendly service

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Visited On Monday, 28 October 2019

Friendly atmosphere and good service. Really enjoyed the food, would definitely return again and recommend to others!

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Visited On Saturday, 26 October 2019

The pizzas were amazing. Great favours. Always look forward to eating there

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