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Five Guys Cardiff

Let me be honest for a moment. I'm in love with Cardiff. and honestly, for myself, Cardiff far fits my sensibilities than America does. I honestly believe we do most things astonishingly well here in Wales. However, there's one thing, in almost seven months of living here that  I've felt hasn't been as good as my birthright, hamburgers. While there are good variations that exist here, there's always something missing, some sort of sex appeal that is lost with cooks who have taken up that challenge here in the capital city.

So quietly I've been waiting. I knew Five Guys was coming to Cardiff, but I wondered if it would be the same. Would they have a version of the U.S. app that allowed ordering multiple toppings for free? Would the beef taste the same, considering U.S. corn based beef is banned in the U.K. (that's honestly not a bad thing). Would the portions be obnoxiously huge? Would they use American mustard? Would they even have mustard at all (a real p…