Stamford retail and refreshments

We are lucky to have a thriving town centre featuring independent retailers, cafés, pubs and restaurants. These are just some that we have tried and enjoyed, but please check out all that Stamford has to offer. #shopstamford


Clothes, gifts and more

Energy - Ironmonger Street, women and mens clothing

Attic - St Mary’s Street, womenswear

Rubirox - St Mary’s Street, jewellery

You - St Mary’s Street, cards and gifts

Iris and Violet - St Mary’s Street, clothes and homeware



Just so Italian - St Mary’s Street, Italian café and deli

Lamberts - Cheyne Lane, café

Café au Chocolat - Ironmonger Street, coffee, gluten-free crepes, artisan chocolates

Kafae on the Square - St George’s Square, Café with Thai influences


Pubs and bars

Tobie Norris - St Paul’s Street. Pub with an extensive food menu

Stamford Wine Bar - St Paul’s Street. Wine bar with large garden

Kings Head - Maiden Lane. Very dog friendly, courtyard garden, great burgers and Sunday roasts




Paten and Co - 7 All Saints Place

Bombay Cottage - 52 Scotgate

Home Decor

Chez Soi - St Mary’s Street, interiors and vintage furniture

Nook - Sheep Market, furniture and homewares


Holiday Rentals

Penstar Locations - Stamford Oakham Peterborough - all with 2 bedrooms and stocked with lovely products from local independents

Piper House - converted barn, 7 bedrooms and bathrooms, beautiful rural location

Riverside Apartments - 1 and 2 bed apartments in central Stamford, river views


Rutland Trails - guided walking holidays in Rutland and surrounds

Writing Me-Treats - explore your creative writing potential with author, journalist, poet, mentor and Stamfordian Jo Parfitt.


Antique Shops

Hoptroff and Lee - 4 Cheyne Lane

A and B Antiques and Interiors - 7 North Street

St Martins Antiques - 23a High Street, St. Martins


Dog Friendly Places to Eat and Drink

Cafés: Café au Chocolat, Frothys Coffee Shop (outside) - Ironmonger Street. Cakes + Co (outside) - Stamford Walk. Stamford Corn Exchange Cafés - Broad Street.

Pubs/bars: Bull and Swan - St Martin’s. Kings Head - Maiden Lane. Tobie Norris, The Wine Bar - St Paul’s Street.