Techniquest is the perfect venue for a formal dinner, located in the heart of Cardiff Bay.

Dinner events are perfect for entertaining clients or awards ceremonies. Techniquest is a unique and fun venue for any dinner function. The venue can host up to 200 guests for this type of event and has plenty of great features to keep your guests entertained.

Dinner packages include:

  • Exclusive use of Techniquest between 7pm and 11pm
  • A delicious 3-course sit down dinner
  • Fully staffed cloakroom facility
  • Security to manage your guest list
  • Access to screens for branding
  • Dinner furniture
  • Cash bar
  • Background music
  • A dedicated Event Manager

Contact us

Contact the team with your event requirements. We offer advice and flexible packages to suit a wide variety of events.
Email us 029 2047 5475

Sample dinner menu

Choose a starter, main and dessert (in addition to a vegetarian option) from our delicious seasonal menu selector:

Example Starters

Gently spiced lamb koftas with charred watermelon, rose yoghurt & pidina bread

Duck hash, crispy potato, apple slaw, onion jam, wild herbs

Roasted butternut & crème fraîche velouté laced with chives & served with crusty focaccia (V)

Baby onion & goats cheese tart (V)

Example Mains

Organic Chicken breast, colcannon potato cake, greens, leek & wholegrain mustard sauce

Braised welsh beef, bourguignon garnish, roast garlic mash, roasted vegetables with a rich jus

Sea bass, braised baby fennel, tomato & chervil mash, roasted aubergine

Roasted vegetable & lentil strudel, red pepper coulis, roasted new potatoes (V)

Example Desserts

Lemon tart with clotted cream

Chocolate marquise, pistachio crumb, raspberry sorbet

Home-made treacle tart, pecan pastry, vanilla ice cream

Vanilla crème brûlée with home-made shortbread

Speak to us about creating your perfect event.
Call 029 2047 5475 or email


Find us

  • Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff, CF10 5BW

Contact us

  • 029 2047 5475
    Mon–Fri: 9am–5pm Sat–Sun: 10am–5pm
    While we always endeavour to answer calls, when the centre is busy it may not always be possible.
    If you leave us a message we will respond to you as quickly as we can.

Opening hours

  • Techniquest’s opening hours vary — visit the Opening Times page to find out the current hours.

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  •   What is Techniquest?

    Techniquest is an educational charity, with a science centre in Cardiff Bay. Our mission is to embed science in Welsh culture through interactive engagement. We provide a range of services to schools and teachers to complement formal education provision in Wales and work extensively with public audiences.

  •   Where can I park?

    We are pleased to be able to offer all of our visitors discounted parking with Q-Park, our preferred parking partner.

    The Q-Park operates the Cardiff Bay car park in Pierhead Street which is around 8 minutes walk from Techniquest.

    We have agreed a special discount rate for our customers of 15% off all pre-bookings.
    Pre-book and guarantee your space here using the code TECHNI15.

    There are also nearby pay-and-display car parks on Stuart Street and Havannah Street. Please do not park on Havannah Street itself.

    We regret that there is no parking on-site at Techniquest.

  •   Who is it for?

    Techniquest is suitable for all ages! We do have special events for certain groups, however — see Toddler Days and Home Educator days.

  • I have a different question.

    Please see our dedicated FAQ page.

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