The Insider's Guide:
Food & Drink
French-style café serving authentic sweet/savoury (gluten free) crêpes, luxury chocolates, patisserie.
Top-notch coffee, great cakes and the legendary Café Black breakfast. Relax and watch the world go by.
Beautiful town centre hotel with a warm welcome. Characterful rooms, locally-sourced food, fine wines.
A taste of the Himalayas in the heart of Stamford. Authentic Nepalese and Indian cuisine at its best.
Gastro café with hidden secret garden. Serving delicious lunches, scrumptious cakes and unique afternoon teas seven days a week.
Proper real ale pub and everyone’s favourite local. Pub grub served lunchtimes. Great chips!
Great kitchen deli with welcoming staff and an inviting menu of fresh, local and seasonal dishes.
A beautiful courtyard restaurant with exquisite food, served in a relaxed atmosphere.
Delicious artisan cheeses, wine, whisky and gin.
Specialists in natural foods, teas, vitamins, herbal remedies, essential oils, make up, bodycare, and incense.
Lovely deli-style sandwiches and fresh mezze made to order every day. Home of the fudge chunk brownie.
Award-winning pub in a historic building dating back to 1280 AD. Great real ale and fab stonebaked pizzas
A fantastic selection of wine and gin. Best enjoyed in the hidden gem of a garden.
Exceptional quality pre-owned designer clothes and accessories for women.
Affordable clothes for the stylish, relaxed, independent woman .
Celebrating thirty years of quirky, stylish dressing and eclectic interiors in Stamford.
Eye-catching furnishing and dress fabrics sold on the roll. Haberdashery and quirky home accessories.
The UK’s largest importers of Polish pottery. Wonderful selection of hand-decorated table and kitchenware.
Landmark destination for fine quality modern and period jewellery, silver, antique objects and furniture.
Women's and menswear in leading contemporary brands.
Huge range of yarns, knitting patterns, buttons and knitting accessories. Knitting workshops throughout the year.
Beautiful bouquets and arrangements in traditional, contemporary and designer styles for any occasion
Gagliardi embodies the timeless appeal of Savile Row but adds a distinctive Mediterranean flair.
The ultimate hardware store. Knowledgable staff and a seemingly neverending stock. A Stamford institution.
Handmade curtains, blinds and shutters. Extensive range of contemporary fabrics. Full fitting service.
Independent menswear retailers selling leading brands. High quality tailoring and service.
Stylish boutique offering affordable luxury in lingerie, swimwear, nightwear & hosiery.
Design heaven. Eclectic mix of taxidermy, typography and mid-century furniture
Well-known sheet music specialist selling musical instruments and accessories.
Over 70 dealers displaying an unprecedented selection of items. Truly something for everyone.
Antiquarian bookshop with a wonderfully eclectic stock. Fine collection of local interest books.
Men’s and women’s clothing with designer brands including Pretty Green, Fred Perry and Sugarhill Boutique.
Fabulous bedding made from sustainable hand-picked wool.
Pandora, Swarovski, Thomas Sabo, Links of London, Nomination and many more jewellery and watch brands.
Design-led greeting cards, lifestyle accessories and natural beauty products, including L’Occitane and Jellycat.
Things To Do
Children's indoor soft play centre for the under-8s. Café and cake for the grown-ups.
Home to Tourist Information as well as a café, cinema, theatre and exhibition space.
Popular children’s playground and skatepark
A small heritage display housed in the town library. Free entry.
Grab some grub from the Deli, fight your way past the world's fattest ducks and relax in front of England’s finest view.