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Taste of Cardiff 2020

  • Cardiff-by-the-Sea Town Center Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007 USA (map)

The Event

Cardiff 101 Main Street is proud to present the 11th Annual Taste of Cardiff happening May 7th! Join the community in celebrating culinary flavors and local crafted libations that make the downtown Cardiff district so unique. Come enjoy food, drinks, live music at Taste of Cardiff! Restaurants in Cardiff will be crafting decadent tastes to win your vote for the 2020 Taste of Cardiff Golden Fork Award, while local businesses host Sip Stops of libations. Each stop provides a sample of North County’s finest foods, craft beers, wines and/or kombucha! There will be local favorites and new performing artists located throughout the event in downtown Cardiff and Restaurant Row!


Ticket Pricing

All Access tickets: $40 ($45 day-of event)

Taste tickets: $30 ($35 day-of event)

Want to showcase your decadent tastes?

Are you a restaurant based in or serving the Cardiff Community? We welcome you to participate and show us your best bite!

Provide Sips!

Do you have some thirst quenching beverages you want to share with our friends? Come join us!

Host a Sip Stop!

Want to invite 1,000 to your business to meet you and learn about what you do? Host a beverage provider!

When and Where

Thursday, May 7th, 2019 from 5:30pm-8:30pm at Downtown Cardiff-by-the-Sea including Cardiff Restaurant Row.

Driving Direction

From HWY 5: EXIT Birmingham Dr and go West to the bottom of the hill.  At the light, the Town Center will be at your left side. We encourage you to share a ride and take an Uber or Lyft and enjoy the event responsibly.


We encourage the public to bike, walk or Uber/Lift to the event. Additional safety measures will be in place to encourage car traffic to be extra vigilant for pedestrians on this lively night.  Event parking is not permitted in the Cardiff Town Center.


Ride your Bike! Avoid parking frustrating by riding your bike to this year’s event!  Bike Valet by Electra Bicycle Company and SANDAG in the parking lot in front of Harbaugh Parkway on the corner of Chesterfield Dr. and San Elijo Ave.  Drop your bike off and walk to the Taste and Sip stops located in the Cardiff Downtown corridor and pick your bike up to access stops along South Coast Highway.

Waiver for all Cardiff 101 Main Street Events

When you participate or attend Cardiff 101 Main Street events, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by Cardiff 101 Main Street and its affiliates and representatives. Images, photos and/or videos may be used to promote similar Cardiff 101 Main Street events in the future, highlight the event and exhibit the capabilities of Cardiff 101. You release Cardiff 101, its employees, volunteers, members and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings. By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, web casting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by Cardiff 101 Main Street or the person or entity designated to do so by Cardiff 101 Main Street. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability, and release before entering the event(s). 

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